The days are getting longer and the temperatures are rising, its that time of year again- Spring! One of the biggest trends that have hit the runways this Spring season is the back-to-basic black and white look. These two colours are classic and staples for most women’s wardrobes and when paired together, it can be quite elegant.This trend has stormed runways in all cities and most recently during New York Fashion Week by top designers such as Michael Kors and Oscar Dela Renta. This trend has also appeared in almost all retail stores Spring 2013 collections including affordable fashion stores such as Zara, Forever 21, H&M and Topshop.
Louis Vuitton has also followed with the black and White contrast trend as well, however putting a different spin on it with a checkered pattern. Check mate?
My favourite piece that follows this trend can be found at Zara. It this stripped blouse with pockets that can be paired with black trousers or leggings and a colorful shoe to make the outfit pop.
What are your thoughts on this trend? Yay or Nay?
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