Runway fashion is different from street fashion. The trends may be the same, but they are worn differently. Many runway outfits may not be “wearable” in real life. A new runway trends, the colored tights, are being tested for street fashion. At the end of the experiment, colored tights were found to stay on the runway. The colored tight trend is fun if you are into a bold outgoing look, but it is not in many people’s comfort zones.
This article proves that Instagram shapes fashion. Instagram is an advertising ground for fashion trends and the newest spring looks. It also proves that you can use some winter and fall outfits for spring with the correct accessories. With the unpredictable weather, it is very difficult to plan outfits out for spring. Instagram influences fashion planning.
The movie, “13 Going on 30” is a perfect example of fashion represemting who someone is and who they aspire to be. Jennifer Garner uses her outfit choices to show her youthful and spunky new personality. It shows the fashion world that it is okay to dress however you want and have fun with it. Fashion is not always serious, it is whatever you make of it. On another topic, her outfits also represent the perfect spring fashion. The outfits range from bright florals, pink ribbons, bright purses, and sparkly statement pieces. Fashion represents your identity.
Fashion is all about making statements. You want your voice to be heard through your clothes. In a way, you are what you wear. A statement piece can change an outfit entirely. A simple white shirt with boyfriend jeans is cute, but would you really notice someone walking by if they wore that? A statement piece such as bright red sneakers with that outfit could change the entire look and produce a statement. Those red shoes shout out personality. Statements demand to be heard and seen. “Clothes are a form of self-expression, and how we dress impacts how we feel about ourselves, and vice-versa.”
This article is proof that being stylish and being trendy are two very different things. Being stylish means being tasteful and elegant. Being trendy means following the latest trends. Trends are not always stylish and your style may not be a trend. The two go hand in hand. You can be both trendy and stylish as well. To be fashionable you should develop a style first, then from there you can choose which trends to follow.
This article teaches us that fashion is not defined by your age. Once you reach a certain age, you do not have to dress according to it. Older women have a mind set that they can not dress young, but it is not about youth, it is a bout style. Dress for yourself, not your age. The newest generation of older women are starting to bend the “rules” and are dressing in their unique styles that flatter them as they age. It can be as simple as a simple white blouse with statement red pants. Fashion is a statement of who you are and who you want to be.
The 90s fashion was very different form all other trends in the past. 90s fashion brought wine colored lipstick, blazers, square toed boots, and turtle necks. This was a time of minimal color washed out colors. This article is proof that as history supposedly repeats itself, so does fashion. These trends, along with many others, are back in new unique ways.
Victoria Beckham shows us her practical and bold 2018 fashion line. She chooses a venue that represents her line in a new way with elegance. The line is mature and bold, but still practical. She chooses simple statement pieces to convey the message of elegance and simplicity. The variety of models and clothes shows individuality in the industry, she states that she does not want all her models to look exactly alike. She treasures uniqueness.
Alexa Chung focuses on the business side of the fashion industry rather than just the creativity. She talked to some CEO’s of fashion buissnesses and learns some tips on how to be successful. You should know economics and the buissness part of retail while also discovering your creative side. In retail, you have to work well with co-workers and team up to become productive. Someone needs to be in charge of buissness and someone need some to be in charge of the artistry. A fashion CEO should also know who their consumers are; recognize who you are reaching out to.
This article is very inspiring to me and I find it very interesting in how “manrepeller” made herself known. The fashion world has changed from basic blogging in websites to competitive Instagram pages with themes and personality. This video was very clear and almost casual. It drew me in by recognizing the work and time it takes to simply post a picture of an outfit. There are many things to think about when blogging. It showed me that you need individuality, style, and an enticing message.