It’s a brand new year and already just a few weeks into 2016, we’re getting a peek at what’s trending for the spring, summer and in some cases even what we have to look forward to next fall.
If you’re a fan of fashion and like to stay on top of the latest styles, this time of year is filled with exciting and fresh ideas that will spark innovative ways to liven up your closet.
A great place to start is to first honor thy closet with Innies. Innies are the inventive “green” alternative to environmentally unfriendly storage products, and are an intelligent and stylish way to stay on top of your new additions. Celebrity life organizers Jennifer Dynof and Mary Astadourian, who have done some pretty amazing closets for stars like Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, created these quilted polyester silk-charmeuse inserts for boots and handbags. These incredible inventions help maintain the shapes of your most treasured accessories, while also allowing for a more efficient way to store these items in your closet. You can pick up your Innies online with GILT and Rue La La or check out The Container Store for some exclusive deals.
Next, kickoff your new year right with some fabulous footwear. People Footwear, which launched globally in 2015, was created by the ingenious efforts of founders, Esme Smith, DamianVan Zyll De Jong and Matthew Penner. Jumping feet first into the future in the name of comfort, style and leisure, this Vancouver–based brand is providing the next generation of classic casual footwear to shoe lovers everywhere. A favorite for some of Hollywood’s elite as well as their children, this brand highlights happiness and relaxation with their cool designs and is a must-have to add to your collection. You can find your ideal sole mate at stores like Nordstrom or American Rag, and be sure to keep your eyes open for what’s next. Their dynamic fall ’16 collection comes out this July and will have you jumping up and down with joy.
Continue to give your feet a treat with FEAT Socks. Founders, Taylor Offer and Parker Burr, first created these custom socks while still in college and officially launched their line In Jan. of 2015. These cool, fun and adventurous designs are made with inspirational messages inside such as, “Make today awesome”, “Smile” or “Feel good” and is meant to brighten up your day. Their “Wear the weekend” motto captures the essence of Southern California beach life while at the same time embodying the type of style that can be worn every day to work. Found online at Zulily, at Wind N Sea Surfboards and coming soon to Nordstrom, these original styles will have you kicking up your feet and showing off your socksy side.
Keep it comfortable and classy with Z SUPPLY. The Z SUPPLY Pocket Tee (available for the affordable price of $34.00) was spotted on Jessica Alba this season, as well as other celebrities like Rihanna, who was seen at Project LA this past December, sporting a Z SUPPLY pocket tank. Dakota Johnson, Olivia Wilde, Eva Longoria, Cara Delevingne, January Jones, Kate Hudson, Alessandra Ambrosio, Selma Blair, all can be seen wearing Z SUPPLY. This best-selling brand is a great way to keep things simple while still looking stylish. Comfortable, essential and chic, these hot looks are ideal whether you’re out and about or just lounging around. Be sure to pick one of these indispensable looks to add to your wardrobe for the New Year.
With spring just weeks away, let’s not forget that festival season is right around the corner and having the quintessential wardrobe to rock at these events is key to adding to your good time. Mamie Ruth has a variety of looks that will bring forth that island hippie vibe in all its glory. From adorable tanks, to satchel necklaces, to fringe vests and dusty capes, this is your one-stop shop for all of your festival needs. This lovely brand, which is named after the designer’s Grandmother, is located in Savannah, Ga., and even carries a chill out blanket made for the frequent festival goer. Lined with tarp so the bottom side is waterproof, this ideal find can be toted like a bag and is perfect for those unpredictable music festival elements. Special orders are being shipped early for Coachella so be sure to get a head start on things. This is one opportunity you won’t want to miss out on.
When searching out upcoming styles and rising fashion trends, it’s important to remember that the complete package is wrapped up with the ideal accessory. What better way to spotlight your individuality than with a personal touch to add to your everyday essentials. The extraordinary phone covers made by Ullu are another celebrity favorite. This luxury brand offers premium, hand-crafted leather designs that are made to accentuate your own unique personality. A fusion of modern style and traditional craftsmanship, Ullu displays a seamless makeup of form and purpose. Stylish, sleek and sophisticated, it’s a great way to show your phone some love while showcasing exactly who you are.
It’s apparent that the New Year has kicked off some incredible style, and with it comes a look at the future of fashion. When it comes to choosing the fundamentals for your closet, no matter what you decide, always go with what makes you feel the best. And be sure to keep the fun in fundamental.
People Footwear provides a comfortable, classic and casual approach to footwear that will give you an ultra-light feeling. Jump feet first into the future with this innovative style!
FEAT Socks gives you new and exciting designs that will keep you feeling extra socksy all of the time. Wear the weekend and enjoy a style where happiness and fun go toe to toe.
Mamie Ruth brings you a bohemian style that captures the essence and free-spirited vibe that reminds you clothing is more than just clothing. It’s a way of life.