Accessories 2011

Trend for Spring Summer 2011

Right from cloche hats and headscarves to collar necklaces and minis bags, these are merely some of the fashion accessories fashionable people will be wearing for spring summer 2011.

At one time when more and more women are spending less on clothes but flinging on accessories to update an outfit, below are a few key trends in accessories for spring and summer 2011.

Cloche Hats

In a nod to the 20s and the Charleston days, cloche hats own a style statement, at the same time with 20s-inspired drop waist dresses. The cloche suits nearly everyone, and is THE hat to be seen in this season.

Floppy Brim Sunhats

Get back to the 1970′s in a floppy brimmed hat the optimal paring to flared jeans or Spring 2011′s omnipresent maxi dress.

The Silk Scarf

Put it on as a headband, a neckerchief, a belt, a halter top or tied to one’s purse. Either way, this will be spring 2011s most versatile accessory. A square silk scarf is a wardrobe must-have, worn as a headscarf to be right on-trend. It won’t be Herms, but any silk square will do.

Belts and Belt Purses

Belts have never been so much in fashion, given the 70s silhouette, which draws attention on to the waist. From super-sized to multi-buckled to thin narrow strips, bust them out to cinch in tunics and knits, and sit on the waistband of wide leg pants and maxi skirts. Go into, the belt purse, a neater and far chic version of a loafer bag. Witnessed on the runways of Pucci, Versace and Herms, this is a small purse with a strap, which can be worn stylishly around the waist or slung over the hips. Often straps are exchangeable.

Retro Cat Eyed Sunglasses

Sixties-inspired cat eye shapes sunglasses see a revival if you want to channel your inner Catwoman. The oversized exaggerated shapes of the 70s with Perspex frames are also the trend for this spring summer 2011. For a touch of designer glamour there are new Prada Private sunglasses select a Prada frame form the various options and design your own personal pair of stylish shades.

The Mini Bag

It’s truly might not be practical but it is right on-trend. The mini bag should be carried like a clutch, since it has got a long strap which is to be worn right across the body for those hands free moments. Pick them in bold colors such as florescent orange, bright red, hot pink and dazzling purple. If you are one of these women who carry everything but the kitchen sink, then a mini bag will not rock your boat. Nevertheless, in the name of fashion, you can always carry around an overflow tote!

The Seventies-Satchel Bag

The sophisticated 70s trend makes a return this season Рsatchel-style (small luggage bags). Invest in high quality leather as these classic bags will actually never go out of fashion. As it pertains to 70s boho, there are numerous bags that personify this trend in macram̩ or crochet fabrics.

Collar Necklaces and Pendants

Having its inspiration from the days of Queen Cleopatra, the Egyptian-style necklaces that sit on the collarbone are the look for spring 2011. Designed to set off on this season’s maxi dress, or wear over a round-necked top. Or else, go for a big pendant necklace, 70s-style naturally!