Style Advice of the Week

As the school year closes you may be looking to leave a fashionable mark on your campus. With graduations, end of school banquets and yearbook pictures, why not leave an impression that fits the occasion with a 2013 spring trend: lace!

After a year of being weighed down by books, end the school year on a feminine note. Lace is a great way to give off a soft, feminine aura. But just like any fashion, you can personalize lace and style it so that it matches your type of dress. This Fashionista says of her lace, “I wanted to go classic but not too classic.” Her mesh panels add a touch of discreet sexiness, but the soft color of the dress keeps it on the modest side.

Lace, in whatever form, is a major trend for the spring season. Try a lace dress for graduation day or a family dinner. Lace is an easy way to make everyone believe you’re a sweet little angel if worn a certain way. If you’re not looking to go that route, wear your lace a little tighter or a lace item that has a lot of color. Get an even edgier and try lace bottoms like Courtney from TheStylePlaylist. Resort to lace as a beach cover-up as well. Try this lace maxi from

Make sure to accessorize your lace properly. Lace done wrong can be reminiscent of your grandmother’s slip! Look to Fabulous Mag for lace inspiration and Refinery29 for more ways on how to master this trend.


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