Lauren Dimet Waters, Editor-in-Chief – Second City Style Fashion Magazine
It’s that time of the summer where I am so bored with my summer wardrobe I begin looking forward to my favorite fashion season…fall. At the conclusion of New York Fall Fashion Week last February, I posted an article titled: "Fashion Week 2007. Top 10 Trends (You’ll Be Wearing) From Fall Fashion Week 07"
Now that some department stores and luxury retailers are clearing out their summer inventory to make room for fall fashions, let’s take a look at which trends we nailed and what you can purchase right now (or resurrect from last winter).
1. The Little Gray Dress replaces the summer’s Little White Dress, which replaced the Little Black Dress.
Gray is going to be everywhere. Pair it with a shock of the season’s hot colors like purple, electric 80’s blue or gunmetal.
2. Sleeve Detail
Lantern, bell, three-quarter…it doesn’t matter, the look is feminine, flattering and retro-glam.
This is great news for those of us who already have a love affair with
silver. The metallics for fall are a little more muted, however, silver
and gold are still au current. Think about adding shades of copper or
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