For many people, the 2013 fashion season will be one not of 'flaunt it', but of 'savour it.' Spring and Summer 2013 is a season for ownership of carefully selected fashion garments and accessories at a cost conscious price point, but where quality counts.
By all means have your garment, but do wear it. It is more important than ever to make sure that your purchase is right at the till point, as one more unworn 'brand new with tags' garment six months later, is not an option for a tightly pulled purse.
The subtle, but futuristic refinements that are emerging have given a fresh impetus to fashion styles and trends, whilst embracing the need to abandon conspicuous consumption in the subdued economy of 2009. Observe how worthy fashion elements have been given the ultimate polish by designers and manufacturers.
In the credit squeezed world of 2013 the most noticeable fashion trend is of individuals grasping the fashion essence. The zeitgeist reaction to the recession economy has been to tune into the very best fashion trends which took hold in 2008.