Summer 2014 trend: Metallics

Many fashionistas associate metallics with holiday parties, and for good reason: Shimmer and iridescence are undeniably soiree-worthy and can really reflect the cheer of that season. This summer, however, ladies who love golds and silvers won't have to forgo their favorite wardrobe pieces. Metallics are in this season, and here's how to pull them off:

On-trend skirt
Shimmery skirts are popping up on runways across the globe, and they are cool enough in tone to be perfect for spring and summer. Wear these fun pieces with a lightweight ivory sweater or a metallic blue blouse. Daring ladies might also want to try pairing these skirts with a striped top.

Matte pants
Matte metallics may be hard to come by, but they are sure worth the search. Pick some up at a used clothes store for a unique wardrobe piece that's sure to stand out in a crowd.

Bold accessories
Not quite sure about this whole metallics thing? No problem. You can incorporate the trend without fear by investing in some bold silver and gold accessories. Chunky jewelry will help you stay on-trend while you stick to your favorite classic wardrobe items.

Read more News Items

Latest Style Blog Episode

Latest Episode:

Handsome Holiday Looks

Ladies move over! It's time to talk about the guys. For this episode, we asked Sami take her boyfriend to Plato's Closet to look for a holiday party outfit. We followed them around the store to see what they found... not only did Brady get a complete festive outfit, but so did Sami! Check it out to see what they found and maybe get some inspiration for your own holiday look!

watch it

More Episodes:

  • Connect

Your Plato's Closet

Plato's Closet Dulles

45591 Dulles Eastern Plaza
Sterling, VA 20166

703-421-8470 join email list

hours view map website

Other Locations Nearby

Plato's Closet Chantilly

13908 Metrotech Drive
Chantilly, VA 20151

703-378-8485 join email list

Plato's Closet Manassas

9688 Liberia Avenue
Manassas, VA 20110

703-257-1400 join email list

Change Your Location

miles
We think you are in Ashburn. Was our guess wrong? Use the location form above to search for nearby locations.