The Top 4 Style trends for Spring 2017

 

I love the sunshine! Just a few days ago it was the first day of spring & I am beyond excited for this new season! Let the sun shine on in….
Spring is always such an exciting season & especially after months of wearing boots and bundling up every day, it’s so exciting to put on pretty dresses & tops, light weight jackets and open toe sandals again. I’m so excited for all the new outfits to wear once the weather is perfect and warm again!

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This season there are so many amazing new trends that definitely match my personal style on repeat: feminine details, bright colors & a vintage vibe. I’m so excited about these new looks but I know that sometimes it can be hard to figure out what you might want or need to refresh your wardrobe come spring.
Not to worry! I’ve rounded up the hottest trends for you this season….

Here are my top 4 favorite trends for Spring/ Summer ’17:

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1) Think Pink/
Pink is the hottest color this season! It’s such a flattering color and a great update to a basic wardrobe
2) Turn Up The Volume /
Cannot get enough of ruffles! This is such a fun new trend that comes in all different sizes and there are many creative ways to wear ruffles this spring
3) Tropical & Bright /
The bolder the better! Get inspired for that Tropical Vacation…

4) Flower Girl /
I’m loving all the gorgeous & vintage inspired floral prints this season

What do you think about these trends for Spring Summer 2017? Leave a comment below

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Throwback Style Inspiration…..Sixties Style Icon-Jean Shrimpton

Who is on your fashion radar this spring? Some people always have their favorite style icons & others get inspired by the trends & have new icons each season….and as the sunshine begins to replace the snow & the winter season goes, it’s time to get inspired for Spring Summer 2017! Usually I’m always inspired by those who are a little offbeat & bold, but right now I’m so loving all the retro floral prints & pretty dresses that were on the SS17 runways, as well as all the feminine chiffons, ruffles upon ruffles, crisp cotton tops & of course the color PINK. This brings to mind the retro-modern days of the swinging sixties where women got into music, art & the “mod pop fashion scene” of London.

 

This season, I’m inspired by Jean Shrimpton in the 1960’s. 

 

Jean Shrimpton is an English model and actress. She was considered “The Face of the 60’s” & was one of the first supermodels! She had an amazing, memorable & truly timeless style that still resonates today….I love her feminine yet modern look.

The Look- Retro. Modern. Feminine

get inspired…

 

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What do you think about Jean Shrimpton’s retro style?  Who are your favorite fashion icons? Leave a comment below

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Paris Fashion Week-FW 2017 Style Trend: “The Madness of Glamour”

It’s all about GLAMOUR for the Fall 17 season from Paris Fashion Week. “When the going gets tough, the tough dress up” and there was a feeling of dressing up against all odds, against all the madness of the world….

I especially loved the collections of Miu Miu, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Saint Laurent & Isabel Marant. There were lovely faux fur coats in sweet pastels and fall brights. Dresses were embellished with metallics and lace. The overall feeling was eclectic, RETRO-kitch and psychedelic. I’m loving the pretty dresses, tailored coats, delicate ruffle trims, metallics & retro embellishments.

HERE ARE SOME OF MY FAVORITE LOOKS FROM PARIS Fashion Week for Fall Winter 2017.

The latest look is “THE MADNESS OF GLAMOUR”

Get inspired….

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Get inspired by Spring’s Fab Floral Prints….The Inspiration: “Flower Girl”

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Currently craving…. Bright Colors & Bold Floral Prints for Spring/ Summer ’17.

For the Spring/ Summer season, there were some great designer collections with retro-inspired & playful flower print dresses, tops & jackets that totally remind me of 60’s & 70’s “Flower Power” dresses. I’ve always loved hunting through vintage shops for those one of a kind dresses in prints so similar to those that went down the runways of Michael Kors, Miu Miu, Dolce & Gabbana, Balenciaga & Chloe this season.

I can’t wait for spring to get here & to start embracing some bright colors, retro accessories & fun prints again!

Here are some of my favorite “Flower Girl” inspired items for SS17:

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Shop Tops from left: 1. Zara    2.Ella Moss   3. J.O.A.   4. Flynn Skye   5. Rebecca Minkoff

 

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Shop dresses ( clockwise from top) : 1. LPA the Label   2.ASOS   3. Band of Gypsies   4. For Love & Lemons    5. Rahi Cali (Shopbop.com)

 

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NYFW 2017 Style Trend: TURN UP THE VOLUME

Turn up the VOLUME for the Fall 17 season in bold RUFFLES on tops & dresses, exaggerated STATEMENT SLEEVES and VOLUMINOUS dresses…..you’ll want to GO BOLD or go home in these fantastic new styles that make a strong & confident statement.

I’m loving all the multiple ruffle details, the cut-out shoulders & long flared sleeves…..Too much fluff is never enough, so…..

Get a jump start on this trend for spring with some of the current ruffly shirting styles & dramatic, yet pretty 80’s inspired dresses.

HERE ARE SOME OF MY FAVORITE LOOKS FROM New York Fashion Week for Fall Winter 2017. The collections have been innovative & exciting & this is sure to be a fun trend to wear and a great way to stand out from the crowds this fall season.

The latest look is “Turn Up The Volume”

Get inspired….

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THE INSPIRATION: TURN UP THE VOLUME- FALL/ WINTER 2017

DETAILS:

RUFFLES. LACE. SHIRTING FABRIC. KNITS. MESH.

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check out all the collections HERE

XO,

Zoe

 

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THINK PINK: the new color trend to wear in 2017-

The hottest hue for Spring 2017 just happens to be my personal favorite: Pink.

Embrace your feminine & romantic side this season with light as air chiffon dresses & flirty ruffled tops. Pair dusty pink accessories with bleached out denim & develop your sense of whimsy.

Here’s to a Pretty in Pink 2017…..Get inspired…..

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Happy 2017!     

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The Fashionably Late Holiday Gift Guide

For all you last minute shoppers, I’ve put together a list of girly holiday gift ideas for all the fashionistas in your life. Everything is fun & fashion inspired for your stylish friends, family & co-workers ….all in chic shades of white, pink, black & gold…..and the best thing is that everything is under $50.

With so much going on in our day to day and so many things to juggle, it can be hard to get a grip on gift giving….but like I always say “better late than never”, so here goes…..

My holiday faves….for 2016:

1.EMOJI CUP/ SPARROW & WREN    2.CAPTURE YOUR STYLE     3.LIPSTICK/ SEPHORA      4.CHEETAH CLUTCH/ ASOS    5.ROSE GOLD CANDLE/ CAPRI BLUE   6.PHONE CASE/ REBECCA MINKOFF     7.TEXTING GLOVES/ CAROLINA AMATO       8.CHAMPAGNE GLASS/ OOH LA LA FLUTE     9.SLIPPERS/ASOS  / similar HERE  10.MONTHLY PLANNER/ BAN.DO       11.SEQUIN TOTE BAG/ TOPSHOP      12.HARDWIRED EYESHADOW/ NARS    13.HAIR BAND/ MARC JACOBS        14.CALENDER/ BAN.DO    15. HEART TRINKET TRAY/ SHOPBOP      16.MAKEUP BAG/ SEPHORA     17.VELVET CLUTCH/ TOPSHOP / similar HERE     18.COFFEE GO CUP/ BAN.DO   19.BAIES SCENTED CANDLE/ DIPTYQUE     20.EARRINGS/ REBECCA MINKOFF

Happy Holidays!      XO, Zoe

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