Looking chic or keeping warm, which is more necessary? It is possible to conquer both by selecting your fall/winter ’13 outerwear bound in bouclé. Luxury and practicality make a compromise – the plush textured feel will pull every look together. Whether throwing on a vest with distressed boyfriend denim or polishing office worthy attire, a piece featuring bouclé will be your go-to.
Check out more bouclé looks here!
This fall you’ve got carte blanche to channel your inner Sex Pistol and rock out with plaid. Fall RTW runways of Versace and Junya Watanabe showed off tons of plaid, studs and chains. Punk fans don’t have to feel like the outsider this year and your mom won’t nag you about changing. It’s chic!
Details: Barbara Bui
Curb Chain Leather Belt, $185.00, Moschino Cheap & Chic
Blazer, $480.00, Mango
Zippers Plaid Miniskirt, $49.99, T.U.K
Anarchic Combat Boot, $78.00, Zara
Checkered Skinny Trousers with Zip, $79.90, Mango
Punk Style Chain Necklace, $40.00, Zadig & Voltaire
Matelasse Clutch, $460.00.
Animal prints combined with rich, earthy, utilitarian pieces are a beautiful combo we saw quite a bit of on the SS2013 runways of fash’ houses like MaxMara, Edun, and Emporio Armani. Just because you can’t afford a trip to Africa to check off that whole “go on a glamorous safari” plan from your bucketlist, doesn’t mean you’re not allowed to pretend, for now.
DETAILS: ShoeDazzle Kenner handbag, $49.95, Jules Smith Designs Safari Tusk necklace $85, H&M Lyocell vest $40, Mango Animal Print top $40, Club Monaco belt, $49.50 Max Mara Studio Zebra Print skirt *on sale* $172, ShoeDazzle Cathy heels, $39.95, James Perse Crepe Utilitarian dress *on sale* $234.
Disclaimer: This post contains sponsored links from ShoeDazzle.
Lately, we all have loved seeing polished chic looks but what’s hot for SS 2013? All things sporty including: sleek sneakers by Y-3 and DKNY to sweatpants (yes, even sweatpants!) were spotted on a ton of runways. So grab yourself a leather baseball cap, and call yourself sporty chic!
DETAILS: 1. ASOS Faux Leather Cap, $20 – asos.com 2. Stella Mccartney For Adidas Run Perf Jacket, $225 – farfetch.com 3. Nike Adapt Indy Sports Bra, $35 – zappos.com 4. Steve Madden Hilight Wedge Sneaker, $160 – nastygal.com 5. Jeepers Peepers Sport Vintage Exclusive to ASOS Black Visor Sunglasses, $30 – asos.com
Need more inspiration? Check out this sporty-chic street-style look…
This season it is all about Asian persuasion. Geisha-inspired looks were seen all over the Spring 2013 runway. Take some tips from Prada or Emilio Pucci and transform a traditional kimono into a minimalist ensemble. Whether you are wearing a far-east print or adding a wrap belt to a dress, no doubt you will be adding a cool factor to your look this season.
Details: Belt by Maison Martin Margiela $550, Jacket by Zara $99, Platforms by Jil Sander $445, Bracelet by Accesorize $8, Top by Topshop $72, Sandals by Prada $650.