Just when you thought fashion was done rebirthing all things 90s, summer 2019 has proved that history does repeat itself with more trends that have crept back and finally made it to the forefront of the most important fashion houses. See the 4 statement accessories and pieces to incorporate into your summer wardrobe:
This retro look is here to stay! Jimmy Choo, By Far, and Amina Muadi are just a few of the top runners of this gorgeous and functional trend. You need to understand how to style this because it can go wrong quite easily. But if done right, expect a lot of compliments on your night out! Pair a sleek barely-there strap sandals with a flowy skirt and oversized blazer to exude super trendy effortless sophistication. Square toe shoes have taken the fashion world by storm and they are here to stay. This is a must have for this summer, I’m telling you, you need this in your closet this summer!
We’ve seen this iconic ’90s accessory make a comeback for ’18/’19. These cool and casual hats are the perfect staple to add to your wardrobe if you dare. Kool mom, Karen Wazen, and Ola Farahat have been rocking this for a few months now and are pioneers in this trend in the Middle East. Bucket hats are a must-have piece and if you don’t already have it, you need to add it to your shopping list! Whether patterned, plain, or with a logo plastered all over it, these brimmed additions with push your outfit to the trendy side of things…and who doesn’t want that?
We are seeing that our “basic” tops and dresses are being featured with a fun 80s twist- puffy sleeves! While bold ruffles and oversized silhouettes were all over this year’s fashion shows, this trend is a subtler way to incorporate into your everyday look. I mean, yes, we do want to look stylish and on trend- however, we are aware that if we rock up to our meeting in a dramatic ruffled, oversized outfit- that would be completely inappropriate. Adding a puff sleeve to your outfit with have you looking trendy, yet powerful and won’t take the attention away from you. Try this fun trend, but make sure to keep the rest of your look subdued.
Oversized Suit Jackets
Oversized jackets are all the craze right now. When I first started seeing it, its relaxed fit took me a second to wrap my head around. I tried styling it in different ways and became a believer. A strong statement suit jacket is timeless and screams power. There are many ways you can wear it: with high waisted denim, and a graphic tee and sneakers for a laid back cool-girl look. You can also take it to night time with a silk dress, or skirt, and sandals, with the oversized jacket to complete the look. It changes the look and adds a strong twist to your outfit, no matter the occasion. Go ahead, trade in your leather and bomber jackets this summer for this game changer!