Sunday, 3 March 2013

Trend Alert- The Hero Pant (Guest post at

For my first article for (hurrah!) I wanted to translate a trend that anyone can wear. Yes, anyone.

Cue: the hero pant.

Zimmermann- Rising feather school boy pant- $395.00 rising-feather-school-boy-pant.html

ASOS Pants In Diamond Jacquard- $66.58

We saw this trend during Spring/ Summer and it seems it’s here to stay as the weather gets a bit cooler (the temperature has already dropped here in Canberra- distressing!)

The hero pant is essentially any pair of pants that stands out and makes an impact- it is the feature of the outfit.

The beauty of this trend is that by picking a killer pair of pants to be the focus of your ensemble, you can keep it simple everywhere else. It makes dressing a no-brainer!

Over the Summer months we saw the hero pant emerge in light, floaty fabrics and cropped lengths and the pattern was more often than not a pretty floral. As Winter approaches the hemlines will drop, the fabric will be sturdier and we will see some moodier and more opulent prints and fabrics. Think brocade, gothic, embellished, lace, winter florals and cyber prints to name but a few...

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