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Taking a step back, the leather trend has already been covered here - we did say that it was going to be important in Spring 2012, but what we didn't know at the time was how easy it would be to update your current wardrobe with just one item! Leather shorts will change your look completely, as you can wear them with anything from crisp little shirts already in your closet, the floaty floral print blouses you have Read more: Spring Fashion Trend: Leather Shorts - urban chic for the new season | Summer 2012
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When it comes to colours, you can choose bright and vibrant shades like yellow and orange, or go for neutrals like blush and cream. And this is also a great way to up your fashionista quotient by combining two trends in one look - how about a colour block dress with Read more: Pleats Fashion Trend 2012: Maxi dresses, blouses, mini skirts & more shopping the trend
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Cotton summer separates courtesy of C&C California & Young Fabulous & Broke will kick-start your tie-dyed look immediately - paired with jeans or shorts. Or how about new season skinny jeans in terrific tie-dye (or "cloud") prints - a personal favourite here is Read more: Tie-Dyed Trend 2012: Raquel Allegra, J Brand, Isabel Marant & more shopping the trend!
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This playsuit trend is less casual, and a little more formal - you can even wear some of these to the office, as it definitely is an urban trend trend (think outside the beach!). If you have a chic silk playsuit, a sharp boyfriend blazer will make it very office appropriate (just watch the length, of course). Shapes and styles are quite simple this season, without too much fuss, but you can still Read more: Playsuit Trend for 2012: Soft neutral shades, prints & bold colors - for day and night!