Spring 2016 Top 10 Trend Colors in Fashion

As always, we turn to our friends at Pantone, the foremost experts in color, for guidance on Spring 2016's hottest trend colors in fashion ready-to-wear and accessories. What we see in the palette is a range of 5 soothing dusties, 3 bolder vegetable tones and rounded out with 2 neutrals. With thousands of color … Continue reading

Holidays already a headache for Nordstrom & Target

American retailers Nordstrom and Target came under fire for selling holiday items deemed inappropriate by customers, with Nordstrom removing the item from its mix while Target Stores has decided to continue selling the item. For Nordstrom, the item in question was a take on the "ugly Christmas sweater" – a white … Continue reading

H&M + Balmain Collection

For shoppers in The Hague, Thursday 5th November will be an exciting day. Not only will Swedish fast fashion retailer H&M (Hennes & Mauritz) be opening its new flagship store in the historic building which previously housed iconic Dutch department store Maison de Bonneterie, but it will also begin selling … Continue reading

Baseball Fashion: World Series 2015

Now that the teams are set for the 2015 World Series which begins Tuesday 27th October in Kansas City, the memorabilia and fashion products are hitting stores like Macys, Kohls, Target, Walmart and others. And if you happen to live here in Europe, don't fret because many of these stores … Continue reading

Ten Statement Coats for Fall

During the Fall/Winter season, when walking on the street or making an entrance, no article of clothing has quite the same fashion impact as one's outerwear. It attracts far more attention than say clothing, jewelry and accessories which tend to be hidden below it during these colder months of the … Continue reading

Ten Fabulous Capes for Autumn

The cape has become a niche fashion outerwear item over the years, no longer the essential piece of wardrobe it once was. It harkens back to the more classic times of yester year…in general, that is. Many designers still love its traditional aesthetic, layering it into Fall collections while others appreciate its … Continue reading

5 Fall Fashion Trends in Womens Shoes

Compared to Spring, the Fall season can sometimes be difficult in terms of fashion trends with regard to womens shoes. Whereas Spring is often about color and prints and fun sihouettes, Fall tends to be darker and more serious, much like the weather. But it's not to say there aren't any … Continue reading

Trend Colors for Fall 2015

According to our friends at the Pantone Corporation, the experts on color analysis and hew cataloging, Fall 2015 trend colors in fashion apparel and accessories are both earthy and natural. This becomes quite obvious with a quick scan of color names… DRIED HERB (17-0627) DESERT SAGE (16-0110) STORMY WEATHER (18-4214) … Continue reading