SPRING SUMMER’18 FASHION TRENDS
Hello my Ladies! Summer is officially here and the temperatures are soaring ! So what are the current fashion trends to sport this summer you ask ? Fret not, after a lot of trend analysis and research , I have made a concise list of everything you need to know to keep your wardrobes updated this Spring Summer.Here is the lowdown on the snazziest trends making waves this season from garments to accessories,I have got you covered.So lets not waste any more time and dig right into it !
Stripes have made a very prominent appearance at The Paris,London & Milan Fashion Weeks 2018.That being said they by default become a big trend this summer.Also they are very easily available at most high street brands and are perfect for the summer days.As opposed to wearing a solid color with stripes,this season you can even experiment with paring both vertical and horizontal stripes together.So go earn your stripes this spring summer!
Its the hottest time of the year and what better than showing off some skin modestly with an off the shoulder top or dress.The easiest and most stylish way to embrace summer.Shoulder baring is sexy without being obvious,chic without being attention grabbing.An add on being they can be taken very effortlessly from day to night
3.WHITE COTTON SHIRT
You most definitely need to own a good white cotton shirt in your wardrobe and not a basic one; with so many variations available at the moment from shirts with a knot,to off shoulder ones and those with a peplum and other style features.These are so versatile can be worn with denims,hot shorts,printed pants or even summery skirts. Try to pick those in a organic cotton which will absorb sweat easily and keep you feeling light and fresh all day. Nothing screams fresh breathable fashion more than a lovely summer shirt
Florals are by default one of the hottest summer trends every year, that’s a no brainer! Florals are all about having fun with fashion and embracing the joy and romance of summer.Most versatile, the floral print looks good on skirts,blouses,pants,dresses and even co ordinates.This seasons florals come in soft pastels as well as vibrant hues.Add a touch of femininity to your wardrobe and channel your inner lady with this trend
This trend is a perfect blend of casual and formal wear having the lapel of a trench and the body of a flowing silhouette in soft flowing cottons or geogettes. Its a big trend to accentuate any outfit to add some drama as well as acts as a good cover up for your swimwear.Summer jackets and capes keep you protected from the heat while keeping you cool and looking stylish as ever.Layering has never looked better with this trend as a trench does in the winters.Summer trenches are here to stay!
Gingham has been a big trend since last year and seems to last longer than expected.It can be a refreshing change to the regular prints and acts as a perfect picnic look.Be it wrap tops,summer skirts ,rompers or shirtdresses, gingham has definitely taken over the summer fashion scene! If you don’t have one yet,make sure to invest in at least one separate in this print, you wont regret it !
The Athleisure Trend is not going any where.Get into your comfy sweat pants, style them with a summer jacket ,white kicks and sporty accessories and you are good to go.When you are not in a mood to dress up,its the perfect escape not to look shoddily dressed and still be very comfortable.Bomber jackets,gym pants,fancy leggings,sneakers,sliders,logo tees,hoodies, the list is endless.Experiment with these and make sure to switch it up a bit and your ready to slay
Fringing is a major 2018 trend.From Balmain to Celine to Nina Ricci , many designers showcased this trend with aplomb in the most creative ways.Add them to your wardrobe by sporting a fringed skirt,a bolero or if that it too much for you,you can even add a tasseled clutch to complete your look.Lending the perfect blend of edginess and romance to your ensemble,fringes are the way to go and must have atleast one tasselled item in your wardrobe and look bang on trend
Ruffles and summer go hand in hand.Anything ruffled has become a prerequisite in your summer wardrobes.The romantic and feminine touch it adds to your look along with looking absolutely chic and sophisticated makes for the perfect combination every woman yearns for.They are a very flattering design element along with being versatile as they can either add to your curves as well as distract from them if you like.Cascades and ruffles are here to stay girls! Rejoice!
10.SUPER VOLUMINOUS DRESSES
Dresses that have ample volume and do not stick to your body which literally feel like wearing nothing at all are the perfect option for the scorching summers.Pick these in organic cottons and fun prints and you are sure to have a happy summer day.If you like to add some shape to your body ,you could cinch your waist with an OBI belt.Another way to embrace the voluminous trend is to go for voluminous sleeves if you do not want to look like a shapeless sack.
Bright colors ought to liven up your summer days and quite an obvious palette for this season.Opt for solid colored shift dresses or choose one separate in a bright hue with your neutrals.Colour blocking your outfits in complementary bright hues is one of the biggest trends this summer and you can see it from the high street brands to the luxury sector too
Cane and straw bags scream two words- SUMMER & BEACH! Perfect companion to your summery beach looks,the straw bags are a must.From over sized beach totes and itty-bitty woven baskets starting things off, handbag designers everywhere have adopted straw, wicker, rattan, and even bamboo into their collections.A definite must have in your accessory closet
Fanny packs or Belt Bags are all over the place right now.They took over the Spring Summer runway 2018 in all shapes and forms.Gucci,Marc Jacobs, Balenciaga have highly popularized the fanny pack.These are very convenient and functional while adding the perfect swag to your summer look.Layer them over a jacket, pair with day dresses and summer shorts to your blazer dresses and night looks as well
3.SLIM VINTAGE GLASSES
Definitely the biggest accessory trend of 2018,the slim shades or vintage sunnies look super cool and add the perfect swag to your look.Slim cat eye ,oval to thin rectangular,you have many shapes to choose from as per your face shape.The best tip here is to stick with dark frames and sleek styles that feel intentionally futuristic.Celebrities like Bella Hadid & Rihanna have widely popularized this trend.Not a very functional trend to protect from the summer heat due to minimum coverage but definitely a head turner!
So that was my Summer 2018 Trend Report ! Hope you guys enjoyed reading the article and can hopefully add some of the trends to your wardrobes this season and look stylish as ever ! Step out to slay this Summer !