OUT: Menswear influences. Futuristic elements. Bold prints. Platform shoes. Heavy black eyeliner, especially the cat eye look.
IN: In sleepwear and underwear, neons will be BIG for Spring and Summer. Available at Bloomers.
IN: For shoes, a huge new trend is the perforated shoe. This taupe suede perforated bootie by Aquatalia is even more luxurious in person! Available at The Shoe Hive.
IN: One major trend that will be ever present throughout 2013 is the color green in all shades including pastels and jewel tones. Loeffler Randall’s new Resort Quinnie flats in mint lizard are the perfect way to embrace the Pantone color of the year as well as the pointed toe flat trend that is re-emerging. The Quinnies are super stylish yet supremely comfortable and the subtle mint green pattern makes this lizard print a neutral that can be worn with just about any outfit. Available at Bishop Boutique.
IN: The softer Spring look of smokey blue shadow is definitely in. Available at Bellacara.
IN: The trend Zoe is loving for spring 2013 is the A-line silhouette as it is a very flattering shape on most everyone. Try the Willie Wide Pleat or the soft silver Terra 2 Pleat skirt, both by Contrarian. Everything is softer and more feminine in apparel this year. Available at Zoe Boutique.