Would You Wear… Grown Up Glitter?
I am of the mindset that a day wearing glitter and sequins is a good day indeed but Glamazons how do you feel about grown up glitter?
Yes, the glitter you played with (and got everywhere) as a child—the kind that decorated the pink sneakers you insisted on buying at the mall—is a certifiable fashion trend.
Clearly Uncle Karl is a fan, he sent glitter blazers down his runway for his resort 2011 collection. Yes, I said resort collection. Glitter tends to show up a lot during the holidays, but lately, they seem to be prominent even in the summer months.
Kim Kardashian wore a gold somewhat trashy but glitter none-the-less dress to the Grammys this year. Jennifer Lopez showed off her mile long legs in a glitter skirt earlier this year at a Gillette Venus event. Even Nicki Minaj’s Fairy Godmother brought her glittery Christian Louboutins.
If you want to get in on the action, these tips should help you not feel like a disco ball:
-Limit your glitter to one piece per outfit.
-Balance the boldness of the glitter with wardrobe staples like chambray or jeans.
-If you are wearing glitter clothing, stick to really basic accessories. You don’t want to compete with the shine.
What say you? Would you wear grown up glitter?
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