Fashion is all about standing out from the crowd and making a statement. Camouflage, on the other hand emerged as a means to hide into the setting. Wonder how they came to see eye-to-eye?
Luckily for us, originally worn by military men, the trend came to portray power and confidence. We have constantly spotted it on Hollywood babes like Bella Hadid and Kylie Jenner. This versatile trend has always been a hot pick in the past and continues to be hot this year as well.
This time however, camouflage comes to us bigger, better, and wilder.
Read on to find out, 5 ways to ace the camouflage trend like a celebrity.
TREND 1 – UPDATED COLOURS
How would you like camouflage with a twist of summer? Bright hues and colour pops in camo sounds interesting?
Hey, we are not talking about completely breaking up with the original khakis and olives here. Rather, mix them both together and you have a killer outfit in hand. If killing with your looks is not on the agenda, go for an easier bright coloured camo separates paired with solid colours. `
TREND 2 – UTILITY TROUSERS
Isn’t there something sublimely sexy about trends that fuse style and functionality?
Look at these high-waisted utility trousers and paper bag pants, while high on comfort, are also super easy to style. Thus, it comes as no surprise that this look is a constant winner.
Another good news for all the jumpsuit fans. This summer, utility jumpsuits are all in!
TREND 3 – OVERSIZED – EASY AND COMFORTABLE
You don’t need to go too far for this one girls! Just dig into your brother’s/boyfriend’s closet to get in line with this trend. Drop that oversized shirt over a T-shirt teamed with jeans and you are good to go!
That brings us to the other new craze, “twinning” seen constantly on social media. We say, wear your gender bender outfits with your friends and siblings and #TwinAwayInCamouflage
TREND 4 – THE FRESH CAMOUFLAGE
As designers continue to explore fascinating landscapes with camo, there is a fun twist to the plot.
The colours are getting brighter and camo-print is being updated with a hint of abstract and tropical motifs, and then there are textures and quilted designs. Isn’t that exciting?
TREND 5 – BAG IT UP WITH CAMO
What’s new with bags this time? Organic motifs, patch work, over prints, and mismatched designs score big. The camo staple greens and other earthy tones find themselves in a sweet spot too. It’s time to get your hands on one of these bags for that perfect summer look.
If there’s a trend, that’s as versatile and comfortable, as it is stylish, it has to be this one! Camouflage clearly is not about hiding anymore but is all about catching fair attention. So, are you ready to be in the spotlight?
Which celebrity do you think nailed the trend this time? Let us know in the comments section below.
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