This ladylike trend adds curves to even the most lacking of figures. Crafted into tops, dresses and skirts alike peplum is definitely embraced by the fashionable set.
Topshop Peplum Dress - Neiman Marcus $96
Definitely carried over from the last few years color blocking was seen among the offerings by Narciso Roqriguez for Kohl's DesignNation. Color blocking was also featured during Fendi's S/S 2013 runway show which means that this trend isn't on the way out.
Color Block Sheath Dress; Express $58.80
Somehow velvet seems to convey opulence.
Inked Velvet Strapless Dress: Anthropoplogie $198
Sexy, flirty, feminine all describe this season's lace dresses quite well.
Sexy Midi Pencil with Lace Inset - ASOS $58..93
The ever present staple of fall wardrobes got a style upgrade with full skirts. Not that leather pencil skirts \aren't in but the flirty full leather skirts are definitely making a statement in the fashion world. In addition we saw lots of burgundy leather this year; good fusion of two hip and happening trends.
Premium skirt in Premium Leather - ASOS $158..31
Hugh Hefner comes to mind when I see these and to a lesser extent; Bernie Madoff. Cigarette shoes are all the rave right now and you can find them in a multitude of colors, prints and textures.
Ivanka Trump Loafers- Harla Smoking shoe: Bloomingdales $150
Associated with royalty; this vibrant blue has definitely helped bring wardrobes to life.
Miss KG Annalise Bow Platform Court Shoes - ASOS: $84.43