10 March, 2011

The Orient Express.

According to Grazia this week there is one trend to watch this summer and that's oriental. Silk fabrics and exotic patterns will soon be hitting our high streets and it is predicted to be a huge trend. Just one look at the Louis Vuitton SS11 show is enough to see that...

Source
However I am wondering if this oriental trend might not just be a one way ticket (yes the pun was intended). With Jasper Gavida showing a nod to oriental themes in his AW11 show it might well last the whole year. If you haven't seen Jaspers show, take a look below, its very beautiful...



After reading the page in Grazia the other day I was convinced I had some vintage treats that nudged towards the trend so I did a little bit of a hunt through all my clothes and found a lovely little tea dress that used to belong to my Nanna that has the prettiest oriental print on it. The dress is also a warm yellow colour so is perfect for Spring. So I decided to wear it today and be ahead of the game. Ahead of the game in my 30 year old dress but still...





SHARE:
© She's called Claire // UK Lifestyle Blog // Travel Blog // Style Blog | All rights reserved.
Blogger Template Created by pipdig