The runway gods have given us an abundance of new trends for spring that will have you dressing to the nines. Glam is our jam so we are over the moon about these show stopping styles. If you love making an entrance, now is your moment! Here are 5 of the biggest fashion trends that will make you steal the spotlight this spring.
Birds of a feather
Luxurious feathers took center stage at the Marc Jacobs and Valentino shows. Exotic plumes adorned dresses and accessories in candy colored palettes and full silhouettes. Wear feathered accent pieces and your sure to feel extra fly for spring.
Princess dresses are a dream from our youth. Lucky for us, these wearable confections floated across the catwalks during fashion week. Designers like Marc Jacobs, Rodarte and Dolce Gabbana, layered tulle, lace and taffeta in their evening wear. A celebration of hyper-femininity, these ruffle bedecked dresses have an eccentric fairytale edge.
Over-the-top puffy sleeves add a fun ’80s twist to modern outfits. These oversized silhouettes prove that the minimal trend is over. Carolina Herrera’s puffy sleeves amp up her evening wear while Dolce Gabbana added volume to his floral prints. Still on the fence? No worries! If you prefer to be more subtle in your style, this fashion trend promises to deliver a puffy sleeve to fit your aesthetic. For all you maximalists out there, good news! These serious statement sleeves are back and they’re bigger and bolder than ever.
Goth’s dark and moody silhouettes re-emerge from their previous incarnation in the 90’s. A look that is more streamlined and eccentric than it’s predecessor, this neo gothic movement is cool and chic. Black sheer fabrics are layered with cape-like sleeves evoking a strange sensuality. Emerging designers like Hyun Mi Nielsen transported the audience during fashion week with offbeat black on black ensembles.
Unleash your inner animal by adding a variety of animal prints to your wardrobe. Snakeskin, cheetah, tiger and of course leopard, are the trend du jour for spring. Dolce & Gabbana, and Gucci stalked the catwalk during fashion week. Bold prints in vibrant colors and all-over leopard print looks were also a favorite amongst the fashionistas.
Go For Gold
Marigold, a rich and eye catching color, appeared on and off the runway at fashion week. Brandon Maxwell, Carolina Herrera and Oscar de la Renta incorporated this head turner into their collections. It’s the perfect statement color for spring, sure to brighten any wardrobe.