The warmest season of the year is here, so today we’ve picked the most wearable trends from Spring/Summer 2018 and show you how to wear them whether you’re shopping till you drop or on a tight budget.
1. LOPSIDED LOVE AFFAIR
L-R: Dior S/S ’18, David Koma S/S ’18, Antonio Berardi S/S ’18
Set your fashion vision askew with asymmetrical necklines that still hold a mileage in variations of undulating ruffles, silk and tulle.
Burnt orange asymmetrical ruffled tunic by GIVENCHY, Gold stainless steel earrings by TOMMY HILFIGER, Dark Barolo Intrecciato Nappa belt by BOTTEGA VENETA, Yellow gold diamond Love bracelet by CARTIER, White large saffiano bag by PRADA, Varrick 35mm watch by KATE SPADE.
Aside from its bold color, Givenchy’s asymmetrical ruffled tunic commands attention in a room full of people.
Navy velvet body suit by MANGO, Maroon textured ankle boot by CHARLES & KEITH, Gold metallic ring set by MANGO, Cream high-waisted palazzo trousers by MANGO, Black elongated belt by CHARLES & KEITH, Gray checkered jacket by H&M, Gold metallic disc pendant earrings by MANGO, Black cat-eye sunglasses by ZARA
For those who are tight on the budget, rock the asymmetrical trend in the form of a bodysuit that also doubles as a top then cloak yourself with a blazer for that surefire street yet smart stance.
2. OOH, LA-LAVENDER
Tom Ford S/S ’18, Céline S/S ’18, Joseph S/S ’18
Move over Millennial pink, because this season, fashion pays reverence to the lighter shade of purple that has everyone falling in love
Purple rounded glasses by GIVENCHY, Lavender velvet tux by GUCCI, Purple bow-embellished printed silk crepe de chine shirt by GUCCI, Gold rainbow ring by FENDI, Multi-colored pleated lamé midi by GUCCI, Lavender Pippa leather satchel by KATE SPADE, Lavender Air Vapormax Flyknit sneaker by NIKE
Go bold and juxtapose lavender with a bright contrasting colors such as tangerine when accessorizing.
White peeptoe leather mule by CHARLES & KEITH, White high-waisted palazzo trousers by MANGO, Black buckled belt by CHARLES & KEITH, Heather pleated long-sleeved blouse by H&M, White oval-framed sunglasses by SUNNIES STUDIOS, Lavender pearl and metallic ball drop earrings by BERSHKA
Pastel hues in soft fabrics are always a delicious fashion mix.
3. THE SHINING
Who isn’t afraid of a little shine these days? Sparkle with this season’s wildcard texture as seen on Gucci, Ashish and the iconic army of 90s supermodels at the Versace show
Sequined logo socks by GUCCI, Silver metallic Mary Jane by PRADA, Red GG Marmont small quilted-velvet cross-body bag by GUCCI, Red dial rose tone mesh bracelet watch by THOMAS SABO, Biscuit wool-blend tweed skirt by GUCCI, Studded hoop earrings by FENDI, UFO Embroidered sweatshirt by GUCCI, Black cat-eye acetate sunglasses by GIVENCHY
Find them tacky? Start small with glitzy accessories.
Black faux leather cap by STRADIVARIUS, Cream velvet oversized blazer by MANGO, Gold multi-chain necklaces by H&M, Black and gold sequinned bralette by TOPSHOP, Mustard flared trousers by ZARA, Maroon fringed velvet scarf by ZARA, Silver mule by H&M, Gold boxy push lockbag by CHARLES & KEITH
If you’re not so keen on looking like a walking Kira-Kira outfit, opt for that subtle shine in darker hues.