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SEASON'S TRENDS: VELVET TOUCH

Designers embraced velvet this season! The sumptuous fabric was definitely a hit on the catwalks, both in traditional colors (black or burgundy) as well as some memorable new tones. We encourage you to opt for a canary yellow outfit as seen at Creatures of Comfort, a bold basic blue suit like Altuzarra’s, or a colored print dress Erdem style. A special mention for the gorgeous Monse jumpsuit: the perfect twisted tailoring makes one of the best use of velvet this season. Don't forget the accessories: a red velvet pair of boots or a velvet bag will make you stand out. See our selection of velvet items available in stores right now and let us help you style them! Download Chicly...

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The Best Looks From Paris Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2018

Paris Fashion Week is over, so it’s a good moment to look back at the most spectacular runways and outfits that will definitely inspire us and set trends for the next season. From black and white looks (Balmain, Saint Laurent, Chanel, Louis Vuitton) to spectacular fringe (Celine, Balmain, Paco Rabanne), and sequin parades (Valentino, Redemption, Balmain) to fantastic plastic wear (Chanel, Valentino, Balmain), plus a color explosion on most of the runways. Here is our mini-selection of trends for the next season. Keep an eye on them and if you're inspired by these looks, let our stylists help you pick what’s right for you! Download Chicly App from the App Store and book a session now! Photo Credits: Balmain, Saint Laurent, Celine,...

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SEASON’S TRENDS: ATHLEISURE

One of the most important trends this season is, without a doubt, the so-called “athleisure”. This combination of casual and athletic wear might have seemed ‘weird’ a few years ago, but now all designers and retailers agree that it’s here to stay. Why? Simply because it fits the modern lifestyle, going hand-in-hand with our busy schedules and the sudden boost in health consciousness. There’s no doubt that the modern woman puts comfort first, but that doesn’t mean she’s ready to give up on her style. Fortunately, designers didn’t ignore this change of lifestyle and came up with practical, relaxed and very fashionable athletic-inspired clothes to fit these needs. Forget about the omnipresent black leggings and midi sport tops usually associated...

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SEASON’S TRENDS: YELLOW

You don’t think this color is for you? Well, think again! You’ll see a lot of yellow this summer. And we assure you: there’s an option out there for everyone. From pale straw shades to bright lemon or fluorescent, yellow fever took over fashion shows around the world. Expect a bright summer ahead and get ready for an infusion of vitality! (Photo credits: Bottega Veneta, Prada, Chanel, Salvatore Ferragamo, Lacoste, Moschino, Valentino)   SHOPPING GALLERY Need help styling these looks to suit your personal needs?  Book a styling session with Chicly! 

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Men’s Summer Essentials

So you started to notice with the temperature rising, your winter sweaters and boots just don’t seem to fit the bill anymore. Time for some splash of bright colors and cool breathable clothes to keep you summer ready and staying cool. Here is your guide to men’s stylish summer basics. Fabrics. If you don’t want to find yourself smelling like funk and sweating after the first 10 minutes of being in the sun, stay away from any polyester or any other synthetic material. Think cotton, linen and even summer wool. Color. Go with bright and light to keep the heat from absorbing.  The darker you are, the better brighter colors look on you. One bright color piece is enough for...

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