How to Wear Lace
While organizing your formal or casual outfit add a tint of refinement and 'noblesse' to your look by choosing lace. The fabric with centuries long traditions seems to embody all that feminine allure and class really means. Pair it with the must have accessories of the seasons to look dazzling and up-to-date with the latest waves of inspiration in fashion industry.
04 Feb, 2010
Various fabrics managed to preserve their all time reputation. Lace is one of these materials that succeeded in establishing a 'shatterproof' position in the preferences of great designers and celebrities. Those who are keen to turn a simple date or party into a real glam event should consider sporting lace. Due to its universal quality it is used in combination with other details, patterns and in different sizes and colors. Pairing the right style piece with your fantasy of a dream outfit will be best done by skimming through the chic reveries of great designers as Oscar de La Renta, Valentino and also D&G.
These gurus transgressed the barriers of tailoring and created memorable pieces by adopting the most important style principles. In order to walk in their footsteps apply some of the basic tips on how to wear lace with style. Both neutral and radiant-colored lace can create the desired effect when combined with the ideal accessories.
One of the basic 'no-no' in case of this trend is choosing some statement details that would suppress the refinement of the fabric. 'Minimal' is one of the buzzword in this case, therefore choose a high brow pair of earring or some bangles as well as a simple silver or gold necklace to crown your look. There's no need to over-boost your attire with inappropriate jewelry. Instead stick to the must have accessories as shoes and clutch.
It is also one of the carefully shepherded tricks of designer collections is to match the lace dress or top with a mono-chrome cover-up, leggings or pants. Undoubtedly an intensely printed jacket would completely spoil the harmony of the whole outfit. However there's no need to restrict yourself when it comes of block colored pieces. Go for the vivid tones as well as the black and white ensemble, but keep patterns and your appearance smooth and clean.
Furthermore another advice would refer to the combination of materials. The chances of miss-matching increase if your neglect the ideal fabrics that go perfectly with lace. Therefore consider universal materials instead as denim which can perfectly blend into a style orchestra.
Devote special attention to the quality of your pants and jackets. Tweed can be also a wise solution especially for the cozy days. The smashing impression is best created when you sport a clothing piece with lace details and than choose some of the fabrics as a complementary detail.
One of the latest tendencies of contemporary lace wear is to offer a transparent cover still flash some skin. Designers use sublime methods to expose some femininity and create a mysterious atmosphere during their show. You can grant your entourage with the same experience is you choose lace. This fabric when worn in sheer or nude tones crowned with bare patches will have an oh-so-fab look when paired with some high brow lingerie. Pay special attention to the details you expose.
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