You can’t go wrong with classic black and white! Take a page from Mode’s collection of monochrome dresses and opt for a frock in this color combo for a high-impact look day or night! Stripes add a quirky touch to a casual day dress, while a patterned party frock gets a dose of edginess in black-and-white.
Olivia Palermo shows us how to rock ankle-length statement pants in a classic floral pattern with a structure neon blouse, and topped it off with a jacket with fur trimming. Her makeup brought out the bold colors of her trousers, and the sleek leopard print flats make this appropriate for day and night alike. Check out Mode’s options of printed pants perfect for spring and those midsummer nights.
Say hello to your new season staples – basic t-shirts. T-shirts this summer are once again clean, basic and thoroughly natural items of clothing. Slouchy, oversize and rigorously made of linen or cotton, the new t-shirt is a welcome return to basics. So get ready to shop the coolest plain tee’s that have dropped in store – http://www.mode.co.nz/men/tees/
Yes, spring and summer are knocking at the door. But never fear, cling to the brights with a bold pretty (lightweight!) patterned scarf to a pared-down look, and you’re seriously good to go – Its effortlessly chic! Be innovative, try different ways of wearing the scarf around your head or tie one around your handbag or waist for a sneaky splash of colour.
Shopping for summer? hippie-inspired apparel is totally warm weather-ready. Resurfacing from the hippie era of Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock is boho inspired prints and textures. It’s a little more wearable than its psychedelic predecessor. Graduating dip- dyes, colourful patchworks and tribal/floral prints.
From denim to dresses and swimwear, the trend can be worn in all shapes and forms. Push the boundaries to have fun with bright colours in chic silhouettes and strong detailing. The result is an absolutely stylish, laid-back causal, yet cool look.
This year, there’s a gypsy spirit in the air, making it the perfect time for summer tunics. Styled with strong, structured pieces, spring’s coolest (and comfiest!) season staple is chic, sophisticated, and totally acceptable to wear in public and the beach of course.
Contrast with a statement-worthy necklace, pointy heels, or strappy flats, and a sharp envelope clutch adds a tailored touch. With just a few fierce pieces, you’ll be ready to comfortably strut all summer long.
All White is clean, crisp, light, and the entirely white trend is perfect for spring. On the streets, we saw a play on proportion in clean, organised looks and staples with lots of volume and structure a gamut from soft to crisp, cropped to oversized.
Mode has put together an all-white ensemble of dresses to show us how to incorporate this refreshing cool hue into your spring wardrobe.
Nothing says summer more than a flirty-yet-practical romper! Take note from fashion blogger Jessie of fashion and sounds who shows us how to include retro rompers into our summer wardrobe.
Stick with lightweight summer staples, like floral or neon playful rompers. Pack extra layers and a handful of accessories so you can change up your look at the drop of a hat to suit your location.