Got A Closet Full of Trendy Clothes? Watch Out!Written by Donna Monday
You just bought a pair of Ugg boots to go with your hip hugger jeans and trucker cap. And thatís not all. You scour fashion magazines for latest trends, then go running out to fill your closet. Trendy is good, right?
Uh, not so fast. Keeping abreast of trends in fashion is essential to not looking outdated, but having a closet full of trendy clothes can quickly turn into a big waste of time and money, unless youíre Paris Hilton. Maybe Paris can afford to buy and discard clothes like candy, but average woman needs a wardrobe with some staying power.
All fashion experts agree that you should build your wardrobe around classic pieces like: blazers, tailored suits, neutral bottoms and tops. Classic clothing lasts for years and is very versatile.
On other hand, trends come and go. Those Ugg boots you just bought along with trucker caps are already passť (according to fashionistas in know). You can either give them away to Good Will or keep wearing them because you really like them.
Plus Size Fashion Trend: Feminine ChicWritten by Donna Monday
A new fashion year is here and so are latest styles for women looking to freshen up their wardrobes. Ladies, good news. Femininity is back!
From office to casual wear, you can show off power of your femininity while still taking care of business. Jackets are a great way to add flair and style to your pants and skirts. Boucle jackets are hot. Also, pairing a colorful denim jacket with a flouncy skirt gives you a variety options for a more dressed up casual look.
You should have at least one boucle jacket in your closet. Boucle is very chic and can dress up a pair of black pants or a black skirt very easily. Boucle jackets come in a variety of colors. Some have removable flower pins, some have ruffles, etc. In celebrity circles itís popular to pair a boucle jacket with jeans and high heels or boots. Very chic.
Skirts are longer, falling either just above knee or just below knee. Youíll find skirts with asymmetric cuts, ruffles at bottom, or with a free flowing feel. Why not add a flowery or ethnic print skirt to your collection. Pair it with a jean jacket in blue, pink or white for extra pizzazz.