Good morning, my sweet readers! I’m up early, with my cup of coffee while it rains outside (God, it’s the best feeling in the world). Today I’m heading back to the city, leaving my gorgeous piece of seaside paradise and I have for you the second entry from our Summer/Fall mash-up. Scarf print was definitely my weakness this season, ask the Versace-esque Zara selection inside my closet and the whole article I wrote on this trend. Nowadays, mixing and matching prints is a must but since foulard-inspired garments are so beautiful to look at, I paired it up with a minimal Fall trend: white. Let’s see how this two trends clash together:
- THE TREND: Scarf print
- As seen in: Thakoon, D&G, Versace, Derek Lam
- Key wardrobe pieces: Button-down shirt, smart shorts
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, both masters when it comes to all things sexy and dramatic, came up with this homage to the foulard for their final D&G collection for Spring 2012. The result: one of the freshest and most beautiful collections of the season. Who knew scarves could be used in so many ways? Anyway, after the Italian duo, retailers followed. From River Island’s sexy cropped tops to H&M’s flashy colors and prints, this trend was everywhere and thank God for it!
The selection: Pants, RIVER ISLAND / Dress, ROMWE / Top, DOLCE GABBANA / Shirt, DOROTHY PERKINS / Foulard, ROMWE / Skirt, D&G / Shorts, H&M
- THE TREND: White
- As seen in: Proenza Schouler, J. Mendel, Alexander Wang, Maison Martin Margiela
- Key wardrobe pieces: tailored pants, cable-knit jumper, blazer
For Fall, white is the new black (at least that’s how I, the black hater, likes to think about it). Seasons ago, no one would’ve thought white would become such a strong color for the dark season, but since fashion is all about the unexpected, the white, Fall eagle has landed. Whether is a white total look (good luck staying clean) or just a garment, you must rock this color in the coming season. Why not start now?
The selection: Pants, STELLA McCARTNEY / High-tops, ASH / Tuxedo blazer, MANGO / Pumps, CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA / Shorts, ACNE / Jumper, MANGO / Ring, MANGO / Collar, KARL / Blouse TOPSHOP
SCARF PRINT + WHITE LOOK
Using all white for the rest of the look does enhance and focuses the attention on the print. The mustard and red accessories give the whole ensemble that navy, old school Moschino touch. For arm candy, a gold overload completes the outfit to perfection.
- Pussybow blouse, ZARA
- Tuxedo jacket, MANGO
- Scarf print shorts, BOOHOO
- Mustard sandals, ZARA
- Quilted shoulder bag, MARC JACOBS
- Gold watch, NIXON
- Chain bracelet pack, ASOS
- Spike bracelet, ASOS
- Skull bracelet, ASOS
- Charm ring, WHISTLES
- Blue boy nail polish, CHANEL
For all the details on today’s look, go to FASHIOLISTA
Have a great day!
llustrations: Ana Sofia Alanis
Image sources: STYLE.COM, River Island, Topshop, Zara, Asos, Chanel
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