Trending in 2018

Shira Axelrod, Fashion Editor

2018 has just begun and we are in for a seriously fabulous, colorful, loaded fashion year! From vibrant colors to different textures, and some major throwbacks to waaaaay back when, one of these predicted trends is sure to excite you! Here are five trends to expect and where to find them!


Lavender is currently forecasted to be all over the fashion world this year! Lavender, a light tone of purple, is the perfect soft color to wear anywhere and everywhere.

Tie Bell Sleeve Sweater from Nordstrom
Free People Happy Trails Lavender Pom Pom Beanie from Lulus












Charger Cable from H&M










Another great trend you should expect to see around is tulle! Tulle may remind you of ballerinas, but embroidered tulle and multi layered tulle are trending hard right now and can make you feel poised and elegant!

Maya Long Sleeve Sequin Top Midi Dress With Tiered Tulle Skirt from ASOS





Everly Tulle Skirt from Anthropologie









Tulle Cuffed Striped Tee from J Crew












Muted Tone Sneakers

Good news! Your Stan Smiths, Jack Purcells, and Adidas Are here to stay! According to Elinor Block of Who What Wear, 2018 will bring “A muted palette of whites, pastels and some metallics that will offer an ultra-modern look.” Detailing will be kept to a minimum, featuring only subtle touches like a bias frill.

Adidas Originals Tubular Viral Sneaker In Pale Pink from ASOS
Gold Metallic Tretorns from Bloomingdale’s








The Royale Sneaker from Greats










Fringe is one of those trends that makes a reappearance every few seasons. Well, now it’s back and better than ever! Fringe adds playfulness to an outfit and they’re super fun to twirl around in.

Fringed Earrings from Bauble Bar
Fringed Tweed Pencil Skirt from Anthropologie









Jacket from Zara













Vertical Stripes

Yes, vertical stripes were a thing this past year, but they are here to stay and elongate silhouettes, thanks to many spring collections.

The Striped Cotton Poplin Shirt Dress from Everlane





Free People Kolby Red Striped Scarf From Lulus








Scuba Midi Prom Skirt with Stripe Belt Detail from Asos