Through the Seasons: Florals

20 Jul

It seems that in the very fast paced world of today, some fashion trends come and go before they even hit the store shelves.   On the flip side, some looks seem to find a more permanent place in our hearts and on our runways.  I thought it might be fun to highlight some of these “trends with staying power” with a Through the Seasons Lookblog.

Up First: FLORALS – they seem to be having a moment in the sun…

Temperley Spring 2012 RTW

Costume National Spring 2012 RTW

Isaac Mizrahi Spring 2012 RTW

Valentino Couture Spring 2012

Elie Saab Couture Spring 2012

Bibhu Mohapatra Fall 2012 RTW

Chadwick Bell Fall 2012 RTW

Jenni Kayne Fall 2012 RTW

Alexander McQueen Resort 2013

J. Mendel Resort 2013

Jill Stuart Resort 2013

Stella McCartney Resort 2013 *This look is a double winner for longevity. Florals + Tuxedo Pants = Separates to Transcend the Seasons.

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2 Responses to “Through the Seasons: Florals”

  1. Rain July 20, 2012 at 5:09 pm #

    There was a mid price range dress designer named Emma Domb who in the 1950’s did a line of large floral print formal gowns. Her necklines were usually strapless, sweetheart or straight across. Over the years I have collected several of her gowns from this time period & they look very much like the Costume National & Alexander McQueen dresses here! I love it! I actually considered wearing one I have as a wedding dress. It has a small train & is a cream fabric with large blue & red cabbage roses on it! I ended up going with a Spanish lace gown instead but still hope I find an occasion to wear my Emma Domb gowns.

  2. Rain July 20, 2012 at 5:13 pm #

    Oops I meant Isaac Mizrahi & J. Mendal

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