As the saying goes in the world of fashion designers, “one day you’re in and the next, you’re out”. This statement is very true of fashion trends and styles because fashion is always changing. Everyday we are bombarded with this thing been the ‘in thing’ or that thing making a ‘comeback’.
If you find it exhausting keeping up with all the styles and trends, don’t worry, we got ya! From clothes to shoes to accessories, here are the five most popular trends of 2018 even you can’t ignore:
1. Track Pants
Yup, athleisure is here to stay, people! Many fashion designers have brought back the track pants trend which was famous in the 1990’s. These pants which were initially brought to the fashion limelight by Paris Hilton and Gwen Stefani have made a powerful comeback in 2018 and we’re totally loving the look.
2. Chelsea Boots
Chelsea boots are our favorite kind of fashion item- they can be worn both by men and women and they can be worn with anything, including dresses and skirts! Both fashionable and comfortable, these babies can be worn to work or just a casual outing.
3. Ankara Accessories
For some time now, Nigerian fashion designers have been making use of Ankara material to create outstanding pieces. This year, Ankara accessories are making the waves; we’re talking bags, shoes, ties and cuff-links and so many more. Now you incorporate Ankara into your everyday look!
4. Cold Shoulder Tops
Don’t let the name fool you, the cold shoulder style is hot fashion right now! The trend which started out in late 2016 has not only refused to go away, it is showing no signs that it is going away anytime soon. Which is good news for us, because we love the casual, not-too-over-the-top sexy vibe it adds to any outfit!
5. Balloon Sleeves
Balloon sleeves have the ability to make a really simple outfit look bold and beautiful. From crop tops to maxi gowns, balloon sleeves can be mixed with a variety of blouse or dress styles. With them, you won’t have to worry about accessorizing too much, because trust us, these sleeves are statement enough!
What other trends are defining 2018? Let us know what you think!