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Spring 2013 colors emphasize balance, according to The Pantone Fashion Color Report. Wardrobe harmony is created using Grayed Jade, Dusk Blue and Linen neutrals with re-energizing bursts of Poppy Red, Lemon Zest, Nectarine, Emerald, Monaco Blue, Vibrant Pink and bright Chartreuse.
WOMEN'S STYLING STORIESQuick View: http://pinterest.com/thehosieryassoc/s-s13-women-s-legwear-looks/
Boots That Look Like Knee Socks. Extreme gladiator and bandage boots are styled, for the most part, sock-less and sandal-toe this season. But one way of looking at this is as the glass half full. The silhouette is a nod to socks and will be the catalyst for plenty of "Get the Look" DIY stories that feature far more affordable knee and over-the-knee socks.Shoes That Look Like Socks. OK, now we're starting to get a complex! Oh well, off the runway, this trend will easily translate with the use of socks.Cutout, Lace And Fishnet Socks. We saw this look in all legwear profiles - anklets, knee, sheers. It completes an overall feminine look, or adds a soft moment to overall edgier ensembles.Novelty Socks. They are never out (thanks to holiday gift giving, sports, and comic book heroes!) and now we are seeing them trending over into fashion as affordable, statement accessories.Tights And Sheers And Over-The-Knee In Spring! Color, and notably black opaque, consistently came down the runways and really make sense in this new wild weather world we live in.Socks With Pumps. Delicate, bright hued, textured, printed, or sweater - style is less important than silhouette - the most important thing is to pair socks with heels to make this season's modern statement.Legwear With Cropped Pants. Yes! Bare ankles are O-U-T!
MEN'S STYLING STORIESQuick View: http://pinterest.com/thehosieryassoc/s-s13-men-s-socks-looks/
Shorts With Crew Or OTC Socks. THE hipster statement. There we said it. Embrace it.Striped Socks. Polka Dot Socks. Bold Patterned Socks. Socks are expression and who doesn't love a little individuality in an office or gym full of conformists?Cropped Pants. Tailored short or rolled up, a peek of sock is still hot, hot, hot.Skirts with Socks. The look appeared in enough shows that it can not be dismissed as a novelty anymore.
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