The Shinning Fashion Stars of 2013

When it comes to fashion there are some stars that have a bigger role than others. The celebrities below have put a unique spin on fashion and they continue to have positive effect on the fashion world in 2013.

Taylor Swift

When it comes to star status Taylor Swift is a blazing star that still has a lot time to shine. Her crossover hits have become worldwide anthems and this causes more people to take a serious look at her wardrobe. She is tall and slim so many of her outfits are getting compliments. When she is not on stage Taylor is typically in floral dresses or elegant gowns. There are also times where Taylor gets embraces skinny jeans with flats. This is certainly one of the fashion stars in 2013 that shines brightly.

Taylor Swift

Debby Ryan 

She may be involved in a sitcom, but Debby Ryan takes her fashion picks very seriously. Debby is one of the hottest stars on Disney and she is also one of the most fashionable celebrities in 2013. Lots of Ryan’s wardrobe is similar to the striking ensembles that are worn on her show. Ryan is a fan of high boots and big belts. She also wears denim jackets and accessories that compliment many of her knee high loosely fitted floral dresses. Ryan definitely makes the fashion list for 2013.

Debby Ryan
Katie Perry

When it comes to sexy Perry is one of those stars that has an attire for every season. This music star has proven that she is a talent that also has an eye for interesting fashion. Many people like her sense of style because she is daring but with good taste. She is into the low cut dresses and the tighter skirts that appeal to more adult crowds. In 2013 Perry has taken a colorful approach to fashion and attracted an audience that extends outside of her musical reign.

Katie Perry
Steve Harvey 

Harvey has always been a fashion favourite among celebrities, but today Harvey has a bigger spotlight. It was easy for Steve Harvey to become a shining star in fashion because he has a new talk show. For many years Harvey was primarily known for his morning talk show. In 2013 Harvey will have more chances to display fashion to television audiences with his afternoon talk show. He also gains attention for his fashion sense as host of the Family Feud game show.

Steve Harvey

 

Catwalk designers that have influenced this years S/S high-street fashion

High street fashion is always interesting to collect and watch evolve over the course of a season. This years top trends were pastels and neon colors, lace, floral prints, cutouts among plenty more. Who inspired these fashions? Check out these designers and their haute couture looks that helped make 2012’s spring and summer fashions.

Marc Jacobs via Louis Vuitton

Marc Jacobs has become the king of haute couture thanks to his incredible designs for Louis Vuitton and his namesake label. However, his designs for the S/S ready to wear Vuitton show are what inspired high street fashions the most. Many of his models wore well constructed pieces made of ice cream colored fabrics. Many of the standout designs were embellished with cutout lace and feathery fringe. The majority of the collection was flirty and girlish. Thanks to Jacobs, there are plenty of lace and pastel pieces in stores today.

Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel

Lagerfeld is a genius. His S/S 2012 collection for Chanel was breathtaking and sea inspired. Lagerfeld featured pastels and creams in his collection much like Marc Jacobs. However, Chanel’s designs where a little more whimsical and less structured. The flowy skirts and little jackets moved like water. You can catch inspired looks in many of your favorite retail shops this season.

Dolce and Gabana

Dolce and Gabana went back in time to the 1950’s with their crop top baring printed ensembles. Print heavy and vintage inspires these looks are classic Italian flair. You can find many bold floral prints and crop tops in all of the trendiest high street stores.

Donatella Versace for Versace

Donatella has made Versace one of the trendiest houses this season. Her designs were bold and full of sexy color. She was heavy on cut outs and crop tops. Slinky and sleek are two words to describe Versace’s essential style. You can catch a multitude of Versace-esque looks in all of the best retail stores. Stick to studded looks and pops of color to really pull this off.

In conclusion, these four designers and brands have proven that they are the best of the best. You can find influences from each in just about every high street store from H & M to Zara. Choose the looks that work best for you and your style to look amazing this summer.

This article was originally written on behalf of Ark Clothing who are a leading retailer of branded clothing, including labels such as womens and mens Superdry, Fred Perry, Carhartt, and Glamorous.