Dresses of spring

What is a spring dress? For me that includes all kinds! From maxi to sun and a little bit of flow…it’s all about the details that you add with the dress to give the title spring!

Great cotton neutral wrap dresses can pop with layers and bigger than life bags!

This white embroidered beauty is from Mexico! It’s absolutely hands down a favorite!! love adding colorful accessories to give a celebration kind of vibe!

It’s not exactly a dress but adding what I call my wrestling belt created a dress vibe! The hot pink knee highs took it to a whole new level!

Loved the way that this yellow popped with the cloudy gray! The shape was fun and an instant mood boost! Gave a bit of royal vibes!

Fairytales are made of metallic fabrics and dainty necklaces! Working in like colors to your earrings and accessories creates a match made in heaven!

Textured lace, Jean jackets and evil eyes will keep the pep in your spring step!

Kaftans and an art show…yes please!! Keeping things easy breezy when on the go!

Denim gives far from the blues!! Pop it with colors from the print. I always find navy to be so flattering!

Love using hot summer day dresses in spring!! Great for layering and bringing in a little hot weather vibe!

Simple cotton dresses can be cinched at the waist to create a great shape!! Definitely invest in a neutral fringed sweater to have through chilly summer nights and well into fall and even winter!!

Grab that white linen dress and add tweed for some great texture!! Pair the look with a neutral! Hats are always a great accessory addition for spring!

So start getting use of your summer wardrobe by layering before spring is over!!

Until next style,

Xo,

Nicole

Color blocked

So as we all witnessed during fashion week and in poplar stores like Zara and express, color pops and blocks are the rave this spring!! Color has always been a must! It brings happiness!! So most days, I’m popping somewhere head to toe with color!

 

Deep red or ox Blood with mint work so well!! And with no surprise seeing that their origin is green and red which are complimentary colors!! So block them up!!

Plum and emerald for a win! Alternating head to toe..and boom!! Gem colors are fabulous and eye catching in amazing luxurious textures like satin, silks and velvets.  The way the light reflects with these fabrics brings the colors shape and form.

So much fun working with warm colors like pink and rust! Warm colors include red, orange, yellow and any variance of them!! So they Normally work well together! 

Another great complimentary pair is purple and yellow!! Compliments work great in all shades, light to dark!!

This look was created from the same pink “skirt” in the previous look! This time I used it as a top layer not a bottom layer.  Take the lightest and darkest shades of one color for a quick block!

Love layers of color. I used the beautiful navy sleeveless blouse backwards to give a sweater vest feel.

Would love to see your color blocks!! Tag me @hinchlogy and #getahinch and #hinchology to be featured in my stories to connect with other like minded people!

Until next style,

Xo,

Nicole

Layers into next season!

Layers to me are a sign of the next season to come!! Of course being a New England native, go Pats, yes Massachusettes, I adore all the seasons of the year!! But spring…OOOHHHHH SPRING!! It is my absolute favorite!!! I love the warm breezes that start to come through, colorful and gorgeous flowers and more skin!! I could go on and on!! This fashion season I am MORE than excited!!! The color pops that walked the runway during fashion week were right up my alley!! So let’s see how layers can keep you cozy but if those warm winds come, there’s a layer to peel off!!

Love a peach and pink vibe!! Spring is full of pops! But they can be pops like painted watercolor marks on the blouse! The flower socks through the mesh boots created a cute little surprise!

A little cotton candy tie dye and fringe? Yes please!! Black faux leather panel leggings with what I hope will be the last we see of the black puffer coat until next winter…lol I don’t know about you but I am ready for the warm weather!!

Love layers, adding different prints..like hounds tooth and stripes!! Find similar colors from your sweater for layers like this peach blouse. Add some great details, like a blinged out brouch or a little ribbon from a gift box like the ones you get from Gucci!

Layering sweats? Find a neutral, pair it with a color and voila…notice something on the pants…thats right..tie dye affect!! Adding accessories, like this hat, is always the cherry on top!

Layering light knit sweaters with a cotton Pj bottom!! Whoot whoot!! The rust color details from bag to sweater and then back to the pants, it’s a vibe!! Don’t forget a pop of cheetah!!

Purple and pink have always been a favorite combo!! Matching it with a simple collared shirt, cute hat, a little neck bow..school girl vibes! Black boots, black bag!!

As you can tell I love to shop my closet and pick out the same blouse but for multiple uses!! That’s a sustainable closet!! A grey scale with lace details, p.s. that vest is on backwards!! If you can imagine using your pieces in different ways then your looks are endless!!

So I hope that a few of these tricks and combos will ignite an excitement to get creative with your wardrobe!!

Would love to see your looks!

Tag me @hinchology #getahinch and #hinchology !

Until next style,

Xo,

Nicole

Sweats and Sweaters

FINALLY….I feel the cool weather…and I have to say it’s my favorite time to layer and put on cozy sweaters, sit at a bon fire and drink hot coco!!

Loving this long cardigan found at Target!! Great deal too!! Houndstooth is a favorite print in any color! I was so happily surprised when my houndstooth skirt worked. Then I realized..they are complimentary color orange and blue!! No wonder!!