With what seems to be a summer strewn in spotty showers, there is no lack of fashion keeping you from being out and about in even the most lack-luster of weather conditions. Summer 2018 rolls in with popularized plastic and PVC inspired garments including ponchos, parkas and over-coats. A more stylized appeal to the crosshatch of the classic check, along with a fun pop of fashionable color in our ready to wear. This summer season is all about keeping it cool while staying high and dry.
The plastic/PVC craze has swept the fashion world over and has landed on everything from hand bags, shoes, and hats to its more versatile usage in over coats and parkas. A popular material for multipurpose garments we predict that this plastic fashion will only gain momentum in the upcoming seasons. Its rising popularity brings its ever growing fame in an array of colors and printswith brands like Chanel, Fendi, and Burberry embracing its glossy waterproof appeal.
With a bright and summer-ready appeal to a classic picnic style throw, the heritage of the “Check” has spread far and wide from its recognizable origins at Burberry. Fashion houses abroad like Sonia Rykiel, Victoria Beckham, and Balenciaga have adopted its classic and traditional look in reconstructed versions with highly stylized silhouettes. A far reach from its wooly inner linings of trench coats and puffer jackets, this summer we see the “check” in feminine form accompanied with suitable wear-ability. Keep an open eye for gingham squares and plaid textiles that are thrown in the mix.
If the catwalks are anything to go by, this season the shows were awash with vibrant and bold shades to suit any wardrobe. Christopher Kane and Stella McCartney showed beautiful collections in solid and bold primary and secondary colors. While the creative team at Calvin Klein put together a hodge-podge of the previously discussed styles that made for one editorially inspired runway show.
With a summer full of fun soirees and vacation destinations, there is a look suitable for everyone. Style is always left up to interpretation and the creativity you put in, Follow us for fresh new looks and dress your best for the occasion. We wish all of our readers a very fun and fashionable summer season and we will see you in the fall. Till then stay stylish!