Accessories For Fall/Winter 2017/2018

Belts

Embellished belts/belt lines

Fold-in belts

Big belts

Buckle belts

Necklace & Earrings

Choker

Flower – shaped

Crystals

Pearls

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Handbag Trends for Fall/Winter 2017/2018

Fur bags

Bags completely covered with fur, or partially covered with fur and combined with other materials, like leather, brocade & there is a lot of color blocking. Fashion designers include London designer Alessandra rich, Alice and Olivia, Altuzarra, Anya hindmarch, Blumarine, Custo Barcelona, Dolce and Gabbana, Fendi, Spanish designer Ion fiz, La Perla, Max Mara, Miu Miu, Pascal millet, Tod’s, Tommy Hilfiger, Tory Burch, Milly, etc.

Pouches

A lot of pouches on the runway, mostly embellished. They are really good for the evening ocassions, parties and weddings. Lanvin, Marc Jacobs, Molly Goddard, See by Chloe, Tod’S, Zadig Voltaire, Giorgio Armani, etc.

Round bags

They were one of the most loved handbag shapes for fashion designers last season and for this season, it just got better. Coming in different sizes, textures, shapes making it suitable for work, parties, mall etc. Aigner, Delpozo, Mulberry, Olympia le tan, Colectivo diseno mexicano, John Galliano & Giorgio Armani.

Embellished bags

I noticed that this season came with a kind of specific embellishments- pearls, crystals, studs and beads. Zac zac posen, Toga, Valentino, Prada, Les copains, Delpozo, Alexander wang, etc.

Bucket bags

Bucket bags have been in existence for like ages, there are very tiny ones for evening events, the large ones for putting as many things as your want and the medium size ones like that of Balmain for not too large things. Annakiki, leonard, Books brothers, Paco Rabanne, Xu zhi, etc.

Unusual bags

Cupboard shaped bag from Dolce & Gabbana, trash cans from Moschino, rockets, camera, fish, dogs, a leaf. This is the first time am seeing so many fashion designes adopting this unsual bag trends in one season. Thom browne, Manish Arora, etc.

This season’s best trends

Skirts

A lot of ruffled and layered skirts coming in sheer and lace, and along with the visible zip style which comes at the front of the skirt, tube skirts, slit skirts, pencil and circle skirts do top the list when it comes to skirts trendy for this season. There is also, asymmetric, gypsy and pegged skirts.

Big Brows

Thicker eyebrows always seem to come back in style, and I am so………… happy. Scrawny eyebrows are really horrible from my own point of view.

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Dress Styles

A lot of turtle neck dresses, shirt dresses, asymmetrical hem dresses and tired dresses were seen on this season runways and a handful of corset and off the shoulder dresses.

Pink Lipstick

A lot of pink lipstick shades to chose from this season. Pick the one that will flatter your skin tone the most.

Spring and Summer 2017 Handbag Trends

Strange bags

Bags shaped like cupcakes, cameras, kettles, tablets (drugs), cars, houses etc. fashion designers: Junko Shimada, Charlotte Olympia, Jeremy Scott, Issey Miyake, Chanel, Dasha Gauser

Trapezoid bags

Clutch

Need to go for a party or an event or tired of carrying a big bag, these clutches can help.

Big Bags

It’s summer in some places right now and others in monsoon or rainy season. You can put your umbrella, rain coats, sweaters, and for summer, we all know we do need a big bag for a vacation.

Bucket bags

It’s a very very big trend for this season and next and it comes in different sizes and design.Fashion designers – JULIANA JABOUR, Olympia Le Tan, Cristiano Burani, lanvin, Toga, Simone Rocha, Cividini, Jil Sander, Jill Stuart, Chiara Boni La Petite Robe, Altuzarra, Elisabetta Franchi, Giorgio Armani, Ralph Lauren, Elie saab etc.

Flower bags

Flower-shaped adornments were present on a lot of handbags this season. Fashion designers showcasing this trend – Luke Leandro Cano, Sonia Rykiel, Yde, Sonia Rykiel, Chanel, Lanvin, Charlotte Olympia, Monique Lhuillier, Coach, Kate Spade New York, Fendi, Miu Miu etc.

Colour block bags

Colour block bags are pretty and you can pair them with almost every colour of apparel. Mulberry, Roksanda, Vanessa Seward etc.

Backpack

I never did like backpacks but am loving this season backpack trend – any size, embellished, different materials like lace, leather and can also double as an handbag. Absolutely cool. JULIANA JABOUR, Maison Margiela, Paul Costelloe, No. 21, Moschino, Paul Costelloe, Trussardi, Phillip Plein, Etro, Antonio Marras etc.

Woven and Straw bags

Very beautiful and sophisticated. Daniela Gregis, Charlotte Olympia, Alice Olivia By Stacey Bendet, Kate Spade New York, No. 6, Vanessa Seward, Michael Kors Collection,etc.

Embellished bags

All kinds of studs, crystals, letters, beads and feathers were used to beautify bags this season. Every part of your handbag can be embellished. Naming a few fashion designers – Valentine, Ralph lauren, Christophe Guillarme, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Coach, Dolce and Gabbana, Nicole Miller, Philip Plein, Diesel Black Gold, Wanda Nylon, Carven, etc.

Box bags

Box bags are a huge trend for this season. Marni, Hermès, Balenciaga, Wanda Nylon, Mulberry, Rebecca Minkoff, Alice Olivia By Stacey Bendet, Kate Spade New York, Bella Potemkina, Alexandra Vanushina, Chanel, Elisabetta Franchi etc.

Print and Pattern bags

Animal print, Flowery print, and even different kinds of patterns – stripes etc. Dolce & Gabbana, Agatha Ruiz de la Prada, Fendi, A LA GARÇONNE, Altuzarra, Tory Burch, Alice Olivia By Stacey Bendet, Xuly Bet, Prada, Blugirl, Gucci, Wanda Nylon etc.

Round/ Semi Round bags

It has an unconventional shape and draws a lot of attention. It can be paired with any fashion style of yours. Dolce & Gabbana, Mary Katrantzou, Erin Fetherston, Elenareva, Kate Spade New York etc

Same as your Apparel

Having your handbag to be the same colour or material as your apparel is one of the most dominant handbag tends for this season. So many fashion designers had this trend in their collection. Agatha Ruiz de la Prada, Giorgio Armani, Miu Miu, Chanel, Christopher Kane, Custo Barcelona, Akris, Kristina Ti, Jasper Conran, Aigner, Barbara Bui, Dolce and Gabbana, Michael Kors Collection, Lucio Vanotti, NóLó, Nina Ricci, Christian Siriano, Kate Spade New York, etc.

Spring and Summer 2017 Accessories

Fringe earrings

It’s everywhere, on our clothes, shoes, bags, beddings etc. why not on our ears. The crystal one by Elisabetta Franchi, is still going to be on trend for next season because a lot of crystal accessories were seen on the fall/winter 2017/2018 runways.

One earring

I would not be caught dead wearing this trend but if you think it’s cool, I guess you can give it a try. Fashion designers – Sharon Wauchob, Mary Katrantzou, Arthur Arbesser, Stella jean, N21, Marco De Vincenzo, Roberto Cavalli, Tibi, Paul & Joe, Olympia Le-Tan, Chanel

Chandelier earrings

I use to be crazy about this earrings (2003-2006), but they are really beautiful and charming. Anyways, if get one now you should be wearing it till March 2018. They come in crystals, pearls even chains. Naming a few designers – Gucci, Delpozo, daks, Sophia Webster, Jasper Conran, Dsquared2, Giorgio Armani, Gucci, Jil Sander, Creatures Of Comfort, Ralph Lauren, Tory Burch, Josie Natori etc.

Loop earrings

Perfect for both day and night events. it comes in different lengths and designs. Fashion designers- Lisa Perry, Emporio Armani, House of Holland, Christophe Guillarme, d ng, fautso puligsh, House of Holland, Marques Almeida, Cushnie Et, Acne Studios, Roksanda, Arthur Arbesser. Anteprima, Philip plein, Juan Vidal

Chain & Something

Charm bracelets are already a huge trend for this season but the chain & something, you can add your name as Dior or pass a scarf through it or add anything you want.

Belts

Embellished belts – Whether it be crystals or studs.

Folded belts – If you have a very long belt, don’t keep it away or get it cut. This style for this season will help you take care of that.

Metallic belts – Any colour of metallic would do.

Print and Pattern belts

Big belts

Buckle belts – A lot of buckle belts were seen on this season runways.

Arm jewelry cuff

Grecian and Egyptian dressing styles are going to be a huge hit when considering accessories for this season.Not every designer went with this trend but Balmain, Vix, Nicholas K, Ashish and a few more designers went with it.

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Bangles

A lot of bangles, bangles and bangles for this season. if you aren’t having any bangle among your accessories, am guessing you should get one asap because it’s more than a most have. Most of them are metallic, huge and more ancient looking. Jeremy Scott, Pamella Roland, Salvatore Ferragamo, Etro, Dsquared2, Daks, Paul Costelloe, Ashish etc.

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Charm bracelet

Mix things up, medallions, pearls, beads, colourful tassels etc with your chain bracelets, its does look pretty. Mila Schon etc.

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leather bangles

Leather cuff bangles and leather bangles with studs

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Major Trends for Spring & Summer 2017 and How to Wear Them

Make-up

The major make-up tends for this season – Big and Scattered eyebrows, Pink lipsticks, Red lipsticks, Nude make-up and Smokey eyes. Here, you can see how to combine them and look great.

Skirts

I did notice that there were more of the straight skirts or rather fitted skirts on the spring and summer runways of this season. Here’s how to wear a few.

Cold/Warm

The weather might be inconsistent, like in some places its pretty cold in the mornings or afternoons and then its becomes so…………. warm. Am hoping these styles directly from some fashion designers spring and summer 2017 collection would help.

Scarf

Super stylish ways to tie your Scarf. I guess everyone already knows is a huge trend for this season.

Coloured Frames

White

It’s was really so…… good to see a lot of white apparel on the spring and summer runway again.

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Jeans

The jeans trend for last season was really amazing. Here, the denim on denim is still a hit, military jeans dresses, dungaree, jeans short suit etc.

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Black

I use to think that wearing black during the spring and summer seasons was a bit too dark but the black trend for this season is really nice, elegant, beautiful and sexy. About Brandon, I had to add a bit of black paint to the dress, the slit is a bit dangerously too high but its a nice dress.

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Black & White

I love the black and white collections from various designers this season, “Estilo absoluto”. Form christain dior, to Artem Klimchuk, Juanjo Oliva , Marissa Webb, Nina Ricci, Lanvin, Marchesa Notte, Dolce & Gabbana, etc.

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Halter Neck

This style exposes most of the back, runs the front of the garment around the back of the neck and remains a ward drop must have for this season. Coming in many styles and variations, but the sexy low cut halter was not really that popular on the ss 2017 runways.

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Shorts

Hit the beach, mall, market, school, anywhere apart from the church (other religious places)and the office with the shorts for this season. A –line shorts, Bermuda shorts, harem shorts, running shorts (lace, sequin, silk and other beautiful materials) and short shorts are all fashionable for this season.

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Colourblock and Stripes

For last season, we saw Salvatore Ferragamo, Vilshenko and Teresa Helbig models spotting this trend. Coming in a variety of colour combinations for this season. Worried about horizontal stripes, you can wear the vertical or diagonal ones.

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