Now that spring is here and summer is right around the corner, you will be getting ready for warmer weather. Throw off that winter coat! Now is the time to get your body ready for summer shorts, skirts, and bathing suits. Many trends are about color for spring and summer. Everyone has their favorite classic items of clothing that never go out of style. If you are a fan of wearing the newest trends as well, read on to find out what you will need to add to your wardrobe to be on trend for spring and the upcoming summer season.
The “it” Color
Orange will be the “it” color. If you haven’t seen this yet, you can bet that it will begin to crop up ineverywhere. From handbags to nail polish to tops and bottoms, orange will be the color of choice. Just don’t go all matchy matchy and don an orange handbag, nail polish, blouse, and pants at the same time. There is such a thing as too much of a good thing. There are a variety of different shades of orange so you can surely find a shade that is complementary to your skin tone.
Bold Printed Clothing
This fashion element is not for the faint of heart. If you are the type who likes to fade into the background with your fashion, move on to the next trend. Bold prints come in a variety of different styles. There might be bold animal prints like prints inspired by birds, or there might even be some digital computerized designs. Whatever the pattern you can expect it to be one that grabs everyone’s attention within seconds of entering a room.
If you are not a huge fan of bold patterns, maybe you might be more interested in going bold with color instead. This trend is a continuation of the trend from last summer. If you missed out the first time around, you have the chance to give this trend a try. The great thing about color blocking is it can be very slimming. Looking slimmer is always a good thing.
Pastel colors are very much a part of spring time. Think about Easter and all of the pastel colors associated with that. When you consider buying clothing that is in this trend, make sure you don’t go for anything that will look juvenile as pastel is a color that is often associated with babies. Instead go for modern, sophisticated looks that are all grown up.
For a glam look this summer and spring, consider going for a retro look. Clothing that is inspired by the 20s like Gatsby dresses and flapper dresses make a return to popularity. If you have always wanted to wear this type of clothing without feeling out of style, now is your chance. This look is back on the runways in a big way so have some fun and embrace fashion’s history.
Nirra is a teacher, wife, and mother who writes about many different topics including beads. She also has a blog called Mystery Shopping Teacher.