The Most Popular Women's Trends This Year
2018 may be cooling down as we get ready for fall, but latest fashion trends continue to be hot! Making sure you have one or at least of several of these statement pieces in your wardrobe is the surefire way to ensure you stay up modern and trendy whether you're in the office or out on the town. The best part? They all pair so well together. While we know most of us can't afford styles straight off the runway, here we aim to give you suggestions at not only how you can buy trendy, to-date pieces for your wardrobe, but the best ways to style them for whatever occasion comes your way. 2018 has been a year where pieces are becoming bolder: from bright floral prints to glittery fabrics to fringe everything, and it looks like these styles are here to stay! Here we outline 10 of the top trends that have already made 2018 one of the hottest years for fashion. Keep reading to make sure you have at least one of these fabulously fresh pieces garnering your wardrobe!
1 - PVC Fabric
PVC fabric is a bold, contemporary way to show some skin while still staying covered. These pieces scream modern, reminiscent of Zenon girl of the 21st century look. Feeling really bold? Try a PVC rain jacket, a sleek neoteric style sure to keep you dry in the wettest of downpours, while keeping your stride confident. You'll never have to cover up your style with a rain jacket again! Or, for a more subtle twist, try on PVC pumps or booties for size. Guarantee these classic shoes will go with anything in your wardrobe and add a fresh spin to your outfit of the day.
2 - Buckle Shoes
While these words may make you cringe at memories of kindergarten dresses, have no fear because 2018 buckle shoes have put a fresh, modern spin on the old 90s favorite. For a bold look, buy black, studded booties, to add a bad-ass rocker vibe to any outfit. The more buckles the merrier, as these shoes will easily speak for themselves. Feeling the subtle vibes? Spice up your work flats with some buckle-cut outs. People will wonder what's put the bounce in your step.
3 - Fringe
This style is not just for the boho, coachella festival lovers anymore. These new, fringe-worthy pieces will keep you moving your body like it's 1999. Throw on a fringe-jacket for those cooling fall nights and you won't want to take it off. Solid colors are for the safe, but try a leopard-print fringe jacket for the extra daring. Or grab a fringe-lined purse instead, but we guarantee you won't leave its side.
4 - Long cardigans
Nothing says cozy like a warm cardigan you can just wrap yourself in. And 2018 has been making comfortable the new trendy. Try these cardigans in a variety of styles from past the hip to past the knee, you're sure to feel bold leaving the house in your comfiest cardigan. And the best part? How versatile these cardigans are: add a layer to your shorts outfit for a fall-summer blend or throw over your favorite sundress to ease in to the cooling temps. Find these cardigans in bright, aztec prints or in-vogue lavender and stock up, you won't want to leave the house without one!
5 - Utility Jumpsuit
You might think this style is for the janitors of high schools past, but 2018 has other things in mind. These simple jumpsuits are anything but. Throw one on and accessorize, accessorize, accessorize! You can easily pair bolder pieces with this laid back look. so think back to that fringe-purse or those PVC pumps and there's your Sunday outfit. You won't even have to try to feel stylish in these jumpsuits.
6 - Fancy Joggers
Did we mention 2018 is year of the comfortable? Fancy joggers are the trendiest new way to stay comfortable and classy at the workplace. Find these joggers in a variety of colors and fabrics. The beauty is these joggers can pair with anything from a white tee to your fanciest blouse depending on the vibe you're going for. These pants are a must-have staple for 2018.
7 - 60's floral prints
These strong, eye-catching prints will give you the confidence to wear anything. For the daring, wear these prints on your shoes and people won't even notice the rest of your outfit. Bold, black booties with bright floral prints are in, and those boots are definitely made for walking. Or try these prints out in a casual shift dress, perfect with one of those long cardigans!
8 - Criss-cross
Evocative of wearing a corset in public, criss-cross pieces are a sexy twist on a classic lingerie style. Criss-cross in front, in back, deep or shallow these tops come in a variety of styles depending on your mood. Try a long criss-cross tunic for a lazy fall day, or try a criss-cross bodysuit with high-waisted jeans, for a comfortable yet sexy look.
9 - Mesh cut-outs
Let's get back to the comfy here. Mesh cut-outs leggings are a must-have. Whether on their own in a simple pair of black leggings or exaggerating a bold print, you'll never want to leave these comfortable, trendy leggings. Who said showing a little skin was ever bad?
10 - A touch of glitter
All that glitters can be...trendy! Finally glitter fabrics are making a comeback and we're in love. From anything as subtle as a tank top to a bold glittery, jacket, this versatile style is adding the party to the daylight. Try a black, glitter skirt paired with a simple matte top for the workplace and switch to those buckle booties and you're ready for the night life! The beauty of glitter pieces is they come in all shapes and sizes, so start small but you won't want to stop.