Top 5 fashion trends to wear this summer 2009. Get inspired by the main trends: bright colors, floral and animal prints, futuristic cuts and asymmetric dresses.
Strong colors like blue, fuchsia, green, yellow are going to dominate this summer's fashion trends, bringing a note of freshness to our outfits. After a winter dominated by dark tones and greys, these colors will surely bring a smile to our faces.
Eccentric cuts, hi-tech fabrics and metallics are key elements of the futuristic designs. Make the trend wearable and less quirky, by wearing silk, satin, leather or patent leather, asymmetric shapes or futuristic accessories.
Equipped with an asymmetric golden or silver dress you will surely make a statement and capture all the attention you deserve.
Designers have inspired some of their creations from some of the most exotic destinations of the world. Floral prints and romantic details bring out softness and femininity and make us want to embark on a trip to the tropics.
Duro Olowu, Emanuel Ungaro, Diane Von Furstenberg are only a few of the designers that have captured the essence of the exotic in a matter that cannot be ignored.
Asymmetric tops, skirts and dresses are and have always dominated the podium.
The one shoulder dress has been a huge success because it reveals just enough skin to be considered sexy.
If you're going for a chic look, choose a long one shoulder dress, or choose a mini to show off your legs.
The greatest thing about the one-shoulder is that it works for all body shapes, so there is no way you can get it wrong.
The jungle theme
Designers often get their inspiration from nature; this summer exotic animal prints like reptile, cheetah, zebra prints are going strong and will be present both on clothes and accessories. Exotic prints can really make a bold statement but careful not to go overboard with it. Remember, less is more.