Style by Piah

After an year of color blocking, comes an interesting fad that involves color contrasting mostly black and white. This trend was seen on various runways, with many designers having embraced it such as Marc Jacobs, Oscar De la Renta, Tommy Hilfiger as witnessed in the Summer/spring fashion show.

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The bug has also hit the street fashionistas as seen here:

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Locally, the trend has been spotted through Wambui Mukenyi’s new collection, The Simplicity of Love.

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A great collection don’t you think? To view the rest of the collection, view here.

I am also beginning to see a lot of hounds-tooth print in many new collections, or is it just me’?

Stay fabulous my pretties :-*

xoxoxo

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