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Best Fashion Trends of 2018

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Hellooo friends! It's been a HOT minute since I have spoken with all of you, but good news! We are coming to the end of 2018!! And that means, we have all survived for another year of crazy fashion trends. ;D yay.  I thought a great way to end the year would be to revisit the absolute best fashion trends of 2018 (in my opinion). Lets take a look shall we?

  5. Blazer Fever  
Fashion this year has had some amazing feats, but 2018 was the year that celebrated women in the work place. Business casual clothing blew up in the fashion industry and multiple brands have come out with their own interpretations of formal blouses, pants, and blazers.
My take? I'm absolutely in love with this trend! The outfits that I was able to style left me feeling classy every time I put them on. Better yet, I can transition from school to work and vise versa fairly easily. Unfortunately, I find it too hot to be wearing blazers in the summer, and too cold to be wearing them in winter, which is why this trend ended up as number 5 on the list. Maybe I just haven't found the right jacket and look yet. I don't know, leave a comment below this blog post if you have any ideas on how to dress up this trend according to the bi-polar season of Davis/Sacramento.

Welp, here is my take on this trend earlier this year.

  4. Bell Sleeves  
Next up,  I really enjoyed sporting bell-sleeves this year. Whether its on a loose blouse or knit sweater, the slight flare of the sleeves adds an interesting feel to any look. For the past decade or so, the fashion industry has been putting out body hugging items (skinny jeans, fitted bodysuits/tops, sweaters). But I really think we are starting to go in a more fun direction. I'm not going to lie, I do love how a fitted outfit frame the body but loose clothing really does leave more to the imagination ;) . This year we saw a comeback of flared pants, cropped wide-legged jeans, and even the much loved boyfriend/mom jeans. I am very excited to see what next year brings us.

For my outfit, I paired a this bell-sleeved cropped sweater with a vintage skirt I managed to score from Freestyle Exchange downtown Sacramento. 

  3. Linen Pants 
Let me be really honest y'all, I hopped on this train as soon as I saw my favorite designers walk down the runway with the comfiest pants I've seen (and I thought sweats were comfy!)
These pants were the perfect bottoms for the scorching summer heat. It protected my skin from the sun while providing an almost weightless feel. I really like styling these bottoms by simply tucking in a plain white t-shirt. They are super easy to style. The best part about these pants is its versatility. In the fall I traded my t-shirt for a long-sleeved turtleneck and that was enough to provide me the warmth needed for the changing Californian weather. Now for my outfit: earlier this year, I wore these back grid-patterned pants tucked into a white turtleneck. I tied my hair back to give it a more sophisticated feel.

Simple as that! haha.

  2. Teddy Bear Jackets  
By now people should be sick of the teddy bear coats as they have been ALL over the fashion scene. Let me tell you a secret tho, I'm definitely still not over the jackets. haha! The jackets are just soo warm and fluffy that it is the perfect statement jacket in every closet. I personally have at least 4/5 fluffy sweaters/jackets in my collection. I just can't get enough of them! Something I do recommend though is to experiment with the different styles that you can find these jackets in. They are literally sold at almost every clothing store now. With such a large selection of styles to choose from, I would  say stray away from the classic brown teddy bear jackets. I feel as though so many girls have them that it have lost its spark. They are so cute nevertheless so if you've already copped one for your closet, stay comfy and fluffy friends.

 1. Outfits in Twos 
Last but not least, two piece outfits/sets.  My absolutely favorite trend of 2018. The best thing about this look is that it requires a lot less thinking in the morning. You simply color coordinate your top and bottom together and boom! Instantly more stylish. I also love the idea that two piece sweatshirts and pants are now acceptable in public. Something that I've really been loving is color coordinating a pair of leggings and cropped hoodie. Its super comfortable, casual, yet sporty at the same time. It's super practical to wear something like this for a someone like me who is a student and has classes all day and work at night. Two piece outfits can also be easily dressed up. For the look below, I paired a pink bodycon skirt with its matching crop top. Super easy to throw on. I added a pair of chunky white sneakers to finish off this outfit.

Annnnd that's it folks! My 5 top fashion trends of 2018. I'm super happy for everyone who continuously read my blogs and support me. I know I'm on and off about posting.

Love you all my friends,


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