What describes the sunny and careless days of summer better than the nautical-inspired trend? No doubt, this is the type of prints that recall a playful, youthful and adventurous vacation, spent on the French Riviera. This year we have witnessed numerous dazzling stripes in almost all the spring/summer collections of the famous fashion brands, but no other brand devoted an entire collection to it, but Blanco. The latest Blanco spring/summer 2011 lookbook is thoroughly based on sailor stripes, unlike many other collections that mainly focus on floral prints in their new collections. Classic sailor stripes, navy blue, creamy colors, vivid red, denim, polka dots, leopard prints are the key ingredients of the collection, allowing us to create various chic combinations. Bring out the funny character in you with these fantastic items, covered all with stripes, which seem to never cease to be on trend.
Stripes are scattered on all the items of the collection – on handbags and dresses, skirts and t-shirts, trench coats and even on socks. The nautical-inspired trend allows creating various styles, whether you want something feminine or, on the contrary, a masculine look. Besides their feature of adding a fun touch to your look, stripes are also capable of slimming and stretching the silhouette.
Sailor stripes and Mickey Mouse aren’t the only prints, seen in the Blanco spring/summer 2011 lookbook. If you want to lay the stress on the wild side of your character, you’ll definitely go for the leopard prints. They are able to inject some extravagant touch to your wardrobe, breaking the entire image of bright and nude colors, floral prints and stripes. Highlight your edgy style through the leopard printed cardigans and shoes, blazers and catchy accessories.
If you are still of the opinion that white and nude colors appear to be very uninteresting and unflattering, you’ll definitely change your mind, once you take a look at the Blanco spring/summer 2011 lookbook, full of creamy, nude shades. Besides their great power of adding a feminine tint to your appearance, white and pale colors are also extremely versatile and easy to wear.
Still for those trying to stand out not for their sophisticated and feminine character, but rather for their catchy and edgy look, the Blanco spring/summer 2011 lookbook suggests the vibrant red color. This sensual color is always mighty, glamorous and seductive, elegant and catchy. Everyone will agree that a red mini dress is just fantastic, feminine and sexy. If you don’t dare to wear red clothes, you can cheer your look up with a red lipstick.
The timeless trend denim also found its special place in the Blanco spring/summer 2011 lookbook. There are various denim shorts, skinny and flared jeans, which look very youthful and bright when paired with a stylish t-shirt or blazers. As summer requires lots of bright colors, you can go for a pair of skinny red pants and pair it with a nautical-inspired t-shirt.
The Blanco spring/summer 2011 lookbook is utterly complex and versatile covering various trends and consisting of various incredible pieces, completing a real fashionista’s wardrobe. All those sweet sandals and shoes, playful scarves and sunglasses, incredible handbags and clothing pieces with numerous patterns of stripes, polka dots, leopard prints are really worth of all praises.
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