Short cuts and retro rock are making a comeback in 2014.
Designers paired micro-minis with low-heeled boots for a feminine yet seriously sophisticated set of ensembles that flatter a myriad of body types. Runway references to the days of Beatlemania and Twiggy triumph included the rock n’ roll silhouettes at St. Laurent, embroidered bibs of Gucci, and ultra low waistlines at D-Squared.
Italian Mod: Gucci Fall 2014
Let’s be honest: no decade comes back into vogue as frequently or with such enthusiasm as the swinging 60’s. We can’t quite quit those wild days of innovation in fashion, music, and culture. And why should we? It’s just too good to abandon for more than a couple Seasons.
Saint Laurent; Gucci; House of Holland
An A-line or super square cut is vital the modern mod mini: loose enough to leave some room for imagination, structured enough to be daytime appropriate, and short enough to show off those long, tan Cali girl stems.
The stylehaüs stylists took mod 2014 Runway looks and created wearable, Street Style ready outfits for each ensemble.
1. The Boldest Blush
Gucci at Milan Fall 2014
Alexander McQueen $1355, Gianvito Rossi knee high boots $1936, Rebecca Minkoff bag $195, Ray Ban aviators $139
2. Flower Power
Ralph Lauren Spring/Summer 2014 took the mod look to the floral side but kept the colors neutral.
MARNI floral skirt $300, Contrast trim floral jacket $39, Nicholas Kirkwood loafers $890, The Row round sunglasses $445
3. White OutIn Viktor and Rolf 2014 runway, white and studs can do no wrong in the world of fashion.
Topshop white sweater $20, Rag & Bone white skirt $557, Rebecca Minkoff spiked collar necklace $208, Tod Gommino leather loafers $425
4. Punch of Pink
Straight from Valentino’s runway, this look can flip from a fun day at the market to a crazy night on the town due to it’s bright color yet conservative feel.
Jane Norman pink dress $77, Burberry white boot heels $850, Michael Kors polka dot bag $441
5. Paradise LostThis matching two piece from Jeremy Scott Spring 2014 is the perfect resort wear for your summer vacations.
Topshop green crop top $76, SEA tweed mini skirt $165, Hobbs sling back kitten heels $128, Armitage silver hand bag $49
Trends come and go, but the entertainment you get from playing with your look will never dwindle if properly embraced.
Remember: life is too short for a bad outfit.