- Created on Tuesday, 31 May 2011 05:00
- Written by Maria Paz Alfonso
- Category: Style
Stripes rules for fashion this year! It rules in the four seasons of the year, so forget about that stripes will make you look bigger or wider. In this year fashion trend this will no longer matter. In the Milan fashion week 2011, they present stripes running on all angels for the whole year of 2011. The stripes fever will stay for the rest of the year. Marni, Mochino, Jil Sander, MaxMara and Prada are among of the designers showing stripes are the biggest trend this year.
The nautical stripes are also called the Briton stripes. It remains to be a classic trend in fashion for two centuries in France. It was the Navy who first used stripes as their uniform, but the stripes fashion classic was from Coco Chanel. The “graphic sensibility” of stripes gives her the inspiration for the design. Overtime stripes are here to stay with modern designs that suits to the fashion trend.
This fashion trend for stripes has a dominant style, making navy and white stripe colour as the focal point of the outfit. The simplest and elegant way to bring stripes is to make the rest of your outfit minimalistic and simple; it should give attention to the stripe garments whether it is an upper or lower outfit.
The fashion trend for stripes this season does not focus only on the upper or lower outfit but are also being seen on bags, scarf, dresses, blazers, jackets, pants and other accessories. Be unique and find your own artistic way of wearing your stripes.
Join the trend, be fashionable, use stripe outfits with a style that best fits you. Always remember not to overdo stripes just because that it is a fashion trend. Make stripes in your outfit as if it’s only a spice that will give attention to what you are wearing.