Winter is nearly over bring the time when we brush off our spring wardrobes and bring them out for another season. The warmer weather is on its way and with it comes a whole host of new dress designs, patterns and trends that will be perfect for each of us. Whether you love to match you clothing to your personality, or you want to accentuate your body shape, there is a style for everyone this spring. Here are some of the best trends to grasp this year.
Blue is the new Black
We all have a little black dress hiding away in our wardrobes, but this season is all about making a change. So forget the black party dress and head for the blue. The beauty of this particular trend is that there is no set shade of blue, you could channel a turquoise number in a 50’s cut, or a midnight blue, 20’s style cocktail dress. Whatever your favorite shade of blue, now is the time to wear it.
This is the one trend mentioned here where you can have complete control over how you wear your blue dress; there are no rules. From real vintage to modern leather, there are just hundreds of cuts available. Why not check out the fashion sales online at www.supre.com.au or similar.
Polka Dots are ‘it’ Pattern
Polka dots have survived for generations and it is obvious to see why. They are fun, fresh and scream femininity; you only have to look to the past to see why they have outlived other trends. Now, many people avoid polka dot patterns for fear that they may not suite their shape, but the good news is that this is not about the pattern, but about the cut.
If you have an athletic figure, opt for a tulip cut that will accentuate your hips and create curves. On the flip side, if you have the classic hourglass shape, then opt for a dress that brings you in at your waist and skims your curves, complimenting your natural figure.
All about the Peplum
Peplum dresses are back for the 2nd year in a row and they are better than ever this year. Peplum hems take their origin from the 19th century and are one of the iconic cuts for female fashion. Synching you in at the waist and accentuating your hips, they are the one design that offers all of us the classic hourglass shape. Peplum dresses are a great choice for a day to night look, as all you will need to do is change your shoes and you can go straight from the office to the bar with ease.
Peplum dresses are often considered difficult to wear, especially if you have broader hips, but this is a myth. They actually compliment what you naturally have and if you get the right size and shape peplum you can channel your inner Marilyn for the perfect look. As a general rule, look for dresses that incorporate