While they are still way in to the middle of winter, bundled up in the thickest & warmest of coats, they may be thinking about the heat & colorful promise of spring. As they are ushered in to the new year, so are the upcoming fashion trends.
Here are some of the hot fashion trends for 2012.
1. Geometric Color Blocking
Color blocking has been famous in 2011, & it is still going strong in 2012. However, they see a brand spanking new twist in to this trend by using different geometric patterns that make your outfits look more playful.
2. Print Overload
Prints will certainly make your outfit more fascinating. Try mixing your solid colored clothes with printed pieces in order to give a more youthful & girly appearance. Keep in mind that bigger prints make you look bigger. In the event you are a bit shorter in the height department (like me!), or a bit on the heavier side, going for more subtle prints is a safer alternative. In the event you are a bit adventurous along with your style, then you can still experiment with different prints & textures.
3. Soft, Romantic Colors
Soft, pastel colors bring out the girly side in you. Soft pinks, sweet peach colors & even child blue, these colors will certainly take its lead this spring. Pick romantic frills & ruffles in the event you require to go for a sweet & girly look.
4. Color Of The Year: Go Orange!
Orange is the reigning color this year. From soft orange shades to fiery neon ones, this color will set you on fire & warm you up when spring comes. Invest in a little orange dress, & you are nice to go.
5. Punk Look Is out, Sporty Look Is In
Spring takes on a way more playful look this year as plenty of looks on the runway prefer the sporty silhouette. From bodycon dresses, luxurious hooded sweatshirts to track-style looking bottoms, this trend will certainly make you require to go & hit the gym.
6. A New Twist On The Peplum
This year’s twist on the peplum is a bit sleeker & smaller. Although this trend is a little bit of a hit & miss, this style takes a girly spin on the usual structured & macho like elements.
So, which trend are you most excited about? Spring 2012 will certainly bring us plenty of things to anticipate for. Whatever your fashion preferences are, it is always best to have your own style & make your own versions of these new trends.