When we spotted Rachel Bilson at the Brian Reyes show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on Tuesday, we longed for shiny, pin straight hair, which managed to stay sleek and frizz-free despite temperatures in the 80s in NYC.
There are some trends that last season after season: leggings, floral prints, gladiator sandals, etc. Then there are those that fade away: baby doll tops, harem pants. How are you supposed to know which trends to trash and which to invest in?
Nude is one of the hottest colors of this summer. The nude skirt is definitely an "it" item, as seen in the collections of designers like Phillip Lim (left, Style.com), Brian Reyes (center, Style.com), and Catherine Holstein (right, for sale at Saks.com).
High-end fashion brands like Brian Reyes and Louis Vuitton showcased several looks featuring big shoulders on the spring 2009 runways. While I'm not advocating stealing some eighties-style shoulder pads from (hopefully deep inside) your mom's closet, you can still…