Stripes are hot and happening this season. Recently stripes have become the favourite choice of renowned designers across the world as many of them are incorporating stripes in their latest collections. This summer stripes are big, bold and bright.
Designers are using stripes in every size, and color, big and bold stripe in red and white, blue and yellow, and black and white, white and blue, along with some bold and bright colors. They are collaborating stripes with solid colors, floral, and different patterns to create trendy attires.
Fashion designer Abhijit Saiprem said, "Stripes have always been in trend. Black and white strips works wonders when accented with colors like orange and electric blues."
This season one can see stripes in dresses, skirts, blouses, cropped pants, oversized high waist trousers, handbags, scarves, shoes and much more!
Both men and women can make a bold impact this season by wearing stripes as they are the latest fashion rage and represent one of the trendiest looks for this summer
Designers are experimenting with stripes these days as they mixing wide stripes with thin, vertical with diagonal ones and horizontal and matching stripes with floral and many others.
There is a popular belief or a myth that horizontal stripes can work magic with your plump figure as they make you look taller and thinner rather than vertical stripes.
Apparently some scientists have found that horizontal stripes are slimming and verticals are fattening but this can be vice-versa also.
Horizontal pinstripe shirts, trouser , suit also look great on men, for both formal and casual wear. Horizontal stripes have been a fashion faux-paux for a long but this season a vertical stripe is ruling the market.
Fashion designer, Abhishek Dutta, "Vertical stripes is the latest trend. You can see them in shirts pants jackets and accessories too. It is also beneficial for the petite, as it makes you look slimmer and taller."
The petite woman can elongate her figure and height with vertical stripes and its better not go with the bold wider stripe in this case as bolder stripe will make you look a bit bigger.
It is stylish to keep the stripes relatively thin, less than an inch in width, as wide stripes are not stylish.
Diagonal stripes goes with all figure types, but are especially work for the plus size women, as well as tall women. But if you are then the diagonal stripe will make you look even thinner. They basically gives you a curvy look.
On talking about the colour combination, it’s suggested to go for monochromed stripy outfit with a solid color in neutral shades. Also for bulky women its best to stick to darker stripes if you want to hide your lumps and bumps.
To be trendy one can go for cute candy-stripes with on-trend colors for stripes like pink, red and orange or rather can go for multicolour stripes
Black and white look classic and can go for bright strips like one brightly colored stripe next to a neutral stripe can look fantastic.
Saiprem said, "Black and white skinny stripes look great and slimming. They are bold and give optical illusion when played around with different patterns."
"Multicolor stripes are favored by masses and they look smart and casual chic," he added.
This summer stripe is a huge trend; you can work them into any part of an outfit. So leave the other designs in your wardrobe and go for stripes this season!