It’s a new year and a new you. That means it is also time to update your wardrobe for spring fashions of 2009. Fashion trends for women’s clothing can change on a constant basis but some items remain fashion must haves throughout any season. Here are five Spring fashion must haves for the 2009 season and where you can get them at affordable prices.
#1) Satin Shell- This is a fashion must have for women of all body shapes and sizes. You can get satin shells in any color and the price is purse friendly. You can wear it alone or with a jacket and it looks great with jeans or slacks. Satin Shells are sold in almost any women’s clothing store but for a great price check out what wal-mart.com has to offer. This writer found one on clearance for $3 with $.99 cent shipping.
#2) 5-Piece Wardrobe- A wardrobe ensemble is a set of 5 articles of clothing that all women should have in their closet. The set consists of a blazer jacket, slacks, skirt, t-shirt or shell and a sleeveless dress. This fashion must have is absolutely essential because you can mix and match it with other items of clothing or wear the fashions in the set together. You can also find one in solid colors or in pinstripes which adds a sophisticated element. Other variations on the wardrober may be 3-piece sets or 4-piece sets. Chadwicks.com and Blair.com both offer affordable selections.
#3) Spring Dress- Every woman needs a great spring dress in their collection. Spring 2009 fashion trends include layered dresses that are figure flattering. They also have a tendency to be gauzy, light and airy with bohemian flares. To keep your purse happy check out 15dollarstore.com’s listing for Johnny Martin’s Lurex Stitched Chiffon Dress for only $15.
#4) Duster Jacket- Evenings in the spring can vary depending on where you live so having a great jacket on hand is a fashion must. Duster jackets offer versatility and durability and they also look fabulous with dress, slacks or jeans. You can find them in varying colors and styles. Check overstock.com for great prices on this fashion must have.
#5) Silk Pants- A spring 2009 fashion trend in pants is the use of silk. The fabric is light and airy but the styles are all over the map. Harem style pants, Capri pants and also slouchy trouser pants made their way over the runways for spring/summer 2009 fashions. Having a great pair of silk pants in your closet couldn’t hurt. They are great for work or nights out on the town. Seirratradingpost.com has a great selection of clothing and also has silk Capri pants listed for $14.76. The plus is that it is washable silk.
Keeping up with spring 2009 fashion trends does not have to be an expensive experience. You can put all of these fashion must haves in your closet without hurting your purse. You may even have enough change left over to buy a great pair of shoes. High strappy heels are in!