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Winter Wardrobe, 5 Pieces For the Season

You know what we love about the seasons changing, and the cold weather coming in? Its not just the holiday spirit, pumpkin spice lattes, and getting to eat as much comfort food as you want. Its also the fall and winter style, our fashionista’s here at Find Fashion conform to a formula of moody colors and a classic coat as our everyday uniforms. However, this year we have noticed a trend. One that us even ready to change up our cold-weather wardrobes a bit. We have been pulling inspiration from the season’s biggest trends, and the bloggers styled fresh new looks using pieces that are not so typical for your everyday winter wear. We wanted to add these trends into our already loved formula to create a new and improved winter wardrobe our readers. So, with the help of some extra trendy bloggers and one of our favorite, Who What Wear Collections, we are showcasing two fun easy-to-wear outfits that you will have on repeat this season, all you need is five simple pieces.

The best thing about these outfits, you’ll probably already have some pieces lined up in your closet. We’re thinking new silhouettes and transformed metallics to really spice up your latte’s, as well as fall inspired florals and of course the beauty of the entire operation, yep you guess it: Velvet. If you haven’t already noticed, velvet is back and in full force. Dark ivory greens, and nocturnal deep blues are the perfect velvet colors to complete your snow season outfits. But don’t take our word for it, here are some babes that are already digging into these trends and exploring there five pieces to wonderland.

VELVET SLIP DRESS

If there’s one item you should be wearing this season, it should be a slip dress, specifically a velvet one. Not only is it on trend and versatile, the luxe fabric makes it super cozy too.

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BELL SLEEVE TOPS

Give the term “arm party” a whole new meaning with one of the season’s most playful trends. When your basic top-and-denim combo needs an upgrade, take a cue from the runways and opt for a top with bell sleeves. The silhouette is right in step with the industry’s current obsession with all things ’70s-inspired.

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METALLIC SKIRTS

During the holiday season, Find Fashion gravitates toward pieces that are equal parts versatile and festive. A metallic skirt can sometimes be over the top, but do your best to find one that is silver and only has a hint of sparkle, it has potential to be worn year-round.

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RE-IMAGINED CARDIGANS

When you think winter fashion, you automatically think of coats. This season, however, we’re leaning on re-imagined styles like long cardigans that mimic details of a traditional coat but has a slimmer silhouette. We are really into layering, but sometimes it’s hard to do so when wearing something more bulky like a coat. An oversize cardigan gives you the same effect and more flexibility when styling a head-to-toe look and layering. Not to mention, you probably already have one of these cardigans laying around in your closet.

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FLORAL MIDI DRESSES

Florals don’t have to be relegated to the back of your closet during the winter, just opt for a moodier hue and a longer hemline. Florals in the winter are usually of the forbidden fruit, however a more fall emphasized floral can seriously take the spotlight at your annual holiday party! A darker palette, many even some gold accents and BAM welcome to fall floral season.

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We hope you are as into these five pieces for your seasonal wardrobe as we are. Spice up your classic go-to winter look with some of these pieces and be ready to make heads turn at your holiday shenanigans.

Xx, B

 

Return of the Space Age

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During the 1960’s there was a period in fashion known as the ‘Space Age’. The fashion designer primarily responsible for this trend was André Courrèges who launched a collection titled ‘Space Age’ in 1964. At this point in time, Science Fiction was becoming quite popular, especially in the movies. The idea of aliens and UFO’s visiting Earth was fascinating for American society and as a result it translated into fashion-as do most trends. With this fantasy in mind, André created his collection with-at the time-unconventional materials such as metal and plastic.

Now in 2015, history repeats itself. With all the attention on space travel, SyFy books, and dystopian themed movies, it makes perfect sense. What started with small metallic touches such as studs, pointed tip shoes, abundant buckles, and sparkles, has evolved to full blown metallic fashion collections. From patent leather, to coated denim, the sheen and sparkle is something everyone seems to want to wear.

We love this trend because it makes an outfit stand out without drawing in too much attention. It’s a bold move to wear metallic sheen jeans, but it blends in with the crowd more than for example a bright yellow pair would. If this shiny trend isn’t your thing, no worries! There are plenty of ways to incorporate and adjust the ‘Space Age’ trend to your liking. Anything from metal jewelry, to utilitarian silhouettes are wearable aspects of the SyFy world. Major fashion trends can be worn in everyday ways-you just have to be creative and not afraid to experiment!

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