Thursday, March 20, 2008

Top 10 Trends for Spring 2008  

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I am trying to get more into fashion these days. I have to say that for me it is hard to know what is "fashionable" each season, and in my case I see fashion being forced on me when I go buy normal clothes and all I find are really weird things. The same styles in all the shops. So then I think, well, maybe this is the trend for this season, right?

Maybe I need to change the way I see fashion. So from now on I will do a series on the Top 10 trends for this season, seeing what handmade items can be found in Etsy that relate to each trend. This way we will all be able to be fashionable and buy handmade! yay!

Searching in the web, found this awesome blog that explains all about the fashion trends, and what you can wear to follow each trend - FashionTribes

Also, if you need some cool looks, take a look at their FT Editor Picks. Some really nice things here, seriously!

Enough promoting already! (And they di dn't pay me for this haha) Just to let you know I'm taking he fashion ideas from that blog, and also some photos :) And giving full credit!

Today:
Trend #1: Safari Warrior

This is not my favourite trend.... but I'm sure a lot of people like it.
Basically, it's about khaki and army green colors. Shirtdresses, dresses, and overall the safari look.





As promised, I searched Etsy for items that could help us obtain this look and still wear handmade. And here are my results:


1Safari


Sellers, from left to right, top to bottom: chictree, chickything, enigmavintage, annedarlene, ladiesofleisure, shopgoodgrace, shopgoodgrace, themachinestops, hollystalder

This definetly helped me out learning a bit about fashion trends and taken them to reality. Did it help you too?

You can find the whole fashiontribe article here.

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8 comentarios: to “ Top 10 Trends for Spring 2008


  • March 20, 2008 at 2:40 PM  

    Very interesting blogpost and great Etsy Finds! i'm looking forward to teh rest of the top 10! :)


  • March 20, 2008 at 2:49 PM  

    That's great idea! I am also out of trends and fashion so I will wait for your other fashion tips, too :)


  • March 20, 2008 at 2:55 PM  

    Great! I am also clueless as to trends. I prefer to make my own trend....LOL
    I am way impressed you managed to find these related items to the trend.


  • March 20, 2008 at 3:06 PM  

    i loved your blog! both your interpretation of the trend, the neat etsy picks, and the tops you made. way to go!


  • March 20, 2008 at 4:11 PM  

    Well, I'll depend on you this season to guide me through fashion trends, no time to read magazines.


  • March 21, 2008 at 5:26 AM  

    wow, i am just as likeminded as you here. no easy fashion adopting person. loved this post and will be watching for more! :)

    es
    www.greenenvydesigns.etsy.com


  • March 21, 2008 at 2:24 PM  

    I love this! :D


  • March 21, 2008 at 5:37 PM  

    Hey guys! Thank you so much for the support! :) Now Im sure to keep going and finish the blog series hehe