I love the fall fashion runway show at Neiman Marcus in San Antonio and make it every year…it is a past award award winner well orchestrated by their talented marketing director, Xitlalt Herrera Salazar.  First off, I go because I love the artistic beauty of the fashions ….just as if I were visitng an art museum.

Secondly, I learn about the current trends…what is in style and how I can keep my own style current, youthful, modern.  This year the trends include peacock colors, animal prints, burgundies, sequins, menswear, and 80s inspired styles (especially from the old television show, Dallas…that means an occasional shoulder pad).

I believe this is the dress from the mannequin featured yesterday…which was also in Neiman Marcus.  What I saw in many of the looks were pieces I would love to wear and ways to style the pieces I currently own.  For example, I would wear this jacket………………

and, I would wear this outfit……………..yes, even the shoes!

I am always inspired by the fashions and encouraged to step out of my box in new ways.  I have so many ideas for this fall as a result of watching this show.

By paying close attention, I learn how to mix and match colors and patterns in ways I had not considered before.

There were fewer accessories this year, because the prints and colors make such a statement.

I am able to learn about myself by watching fashion shows.  I never sit there and think that I could never pull it off or have an occasion to wear it, but I always ask………………………how can I apply some of these things to me.

There’s more from Neiman’s in the slide show below (some great sale prices too), but tell us, do you like to attend fashion shows?? If so, please share what you like about it.  Then, join me, as I ……………………………………………

KEEP SMILING!!

 

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