Trend Alert: Lace

by Chloe Karaskiewicz Lace has a long history in the fashion industry. Since in the 15th century, the trend has kept a constant presence in accents and accessories—from lace trimmed garments to lace headbands. Lace overlay was revived on the 2011 Fall runway by the … Continue readingTrend Alert: Lace

Trend Alert: Prints

by Heidi Arenberg Playing with prints can be tricky. While graphics ranging from tame florals and stripes to more eye-popping tropical, ethnic, and even automobile (Prada, anyone?) prints are ubiquitous on both the runway and retail sites this season, there’s reason to fear them; one … Continue readingTrend Alert: Prints

Trend Alert: Peplum

by Marlee Katz Peplum silhouettes are quite trendy this spring. The peplum silhouette creates an hourglass figure by adding a ruffled fabric around the waist. The silhouette is not just meant for people without curves; it emphasizes a woman’s shape and makes all the other … Continue readingTrend Alert: Peplum