It’s 17° celsius and pouring with rain outside. I know, you have NO interest in hearing about fashions you wouldn’t dream of wearing on a day like today. All you want to do is pull on a coarse woollen skirt, soft cosy knit top and some thick opaque stockings. Maybe you are dreaming about a pair of warm wellington boots or an oilskin jacket. Or maybe…..you just want to roll over in bed and pull the covers up over your soft flannel PJs. I get that.
BUT I’m going to have to over-rule all of those negative thoughts. That’s because I just spent all of last week at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia Spring/Summer 2013. Trust me, there are some fantastic fashions that are worth getting out of bed for and some inspiring trends from the runway that I think will transcend the seasons.
Let’s first talk about the BIG trend which was most surprising for springtime and that’s leather.
Speaking of contrasts, who doesn’t love a little yin and yang? Our favourites on the runway were:
Ok so if you are looking to “stand out” a bit from the crowd. We loved these looks: