ZAP Style Notes: 2016 Trends

The New Year is all about starting fresh. Whether it be a set of resolutions or a adding to your wardrobe, 2016 is all about staying trendy and up to date on the latest fashion collections. From bold patterns to statement earrings here are some trends that will be #trending in 2016.

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Victorian Era: Ruffles, high-collar necklines and blouses.. oh my! This year, the Victorian era is making a come back with lots of flowers and beautifully shaped textiles and designs.

Beaded or Jeweled Shoes: Embellishments have always been seen on purses and dresses, but what about shoes? Beaded or jeweled shoes are in this year and add just the right amount of glam to your outfit.

Pleats: Pleats don't look like they are ever going out of style. Pair these with a sweater or even a crop top this summer and you'll be set! There are so many ways you can wear them- so get ready to experiment!

Statement Earrings: Yes, statement earrings are back and even more unique. They easily take a simple and classic outfit and make it ready for any special occasion.

Bold Stripes: Take your stripes to the next level and go bigger and bolder with thicker lines and even more pops of color.

Planning to add one of these 2016 trends into your wardrobe? Head over to Block 37 to shop exciting retailers like Anthropologie, Akira, Bucketfeet and more!

Haley Robles, Fall/Winter Intern