Womens Shoes: On the Fringe

A strong fashion trend in womens shoes for this spring – summer season is fringe. Whether its on a high or low silhoette, closed or strappy, fringe and tassels are everywhere, from designer down to opening price. Chloe, Valentino, Stuart Weitzman, Prada and YSL are just a few of shoe/sandal collections … Continue reading

Footwear Trend: Flat-form Espadrille

One of the biggest fashion trends in womens shoes for this spring – summer season is the flat form espadrille. For designers from Stuart Weitzman and Kurt Geiger to Sam Edelman and Steve Madden, the flat espadrille is a key silhouette, whether it be in the classic closed-toe pattern, a more updated open-toe, … Continue reading

Precious Metals: Mens Metallic Sport Shoe Trend

Mens footwear designers have stepped up the fashion quotient for spring 2015 offering an array of gold, silver and other metallic-colored sport shoes in both high top and low top styles. But don't expect to see any of these out on the basketball court, these are purely for street and club … Continue reading

Spring in Bloom: Mens Floral Fashions Abound

The fashion breeze often sweeps up seeds from women's pastures and carries them to the fields of men's apparel and accesories, where they take root and grow into a trend. Such is the case this season with the current floral trend which has taken shape in men's casual and active wear. … Continue reading

Womens Floral Accessories for Spring-Summer

The garden of fashion retail is in full bloom with a plethora of floral printed shoes, handbags, tech and travel accessories from designers like Marc Jacobs, Kate Spade, Oscar de la Renta, Dolce & Gabanna and Charlotte Olympia. You might have a hard time trying to decide between roses, hydrangea, … Continue reading

Womens Spring Florals: Jewelry

The flower power fashion trend of this season goes beyond just womens apparel, footwear and handbags! You will also find it has made its way into jewelry category; whether you are looking for a necklace, earrings or bracelet, you'll probably come across a range of flower themed jewelry. Below is a representation of … Continue reading

Spring Florals all Around

Florals always tend to be a key print when it comes to women's Spring fashions and Spring/Summer 2015 is no exception. From Oscar de la Renta and Diane van Furstenburg to Kate Spade and Ted Baker, designers are offering a virtual bouquet of floral print dresses, skirts, tops, jackets, camis…even floral … Continue reading

Color Trends in Mens Clothing for Spring

Our friends at Pantone have once again pulled together what they say are the ten most important colors in men's clothing and accessories for the Spring season. This is based on last Fall's fashion shows during which designers unveiled their Spring 2015 menswear collections.  The colors are diverse to say … Continue reading

Brand Focus: Versace

Guest blogger, Charlie van Leuken, offers some insight on the Versace brand and some of the highlights from the Spring 2015 collection… History The first Versace boutique was opened in Milan's Via Della Spiga in 1978. In 1994, the brand gained international popularity because of the "Black Versace dress of … Continue reading