Warm Bodied: Summer fashion trends might surprise some

Summertime fashion is met primarily with the notion that the warmer the weather, the less clothing is parading about by fashion designer and trends in general thanks to sunshine and now the ability to shed those sweatshirts, sweat pants, sweaters and, well, virtually anything with the word “sweat” in it. Ironically, if the winter months left you a little heavier than you were last summer, you are going to sweat the small stuff: the very small stuff. And that, for women and fashion, could easily include swimsuits, smaller, micro…

Top of Heap: Oversized tote bags and metallic shoes shine brightest

Warmer weather has arrived and with it the wanting and needing to go out and about, mostly to enjoy temperatures that don’t live you frigid and style that can do the same if you aren’t adept at understanding the latest and greatest would be summertime essentials. For most women, the shoes and handbags tell the story of how your summer is shaping up, and while those accessories aren’t the main event players as it relates to your wardrobe, they’re still pretty paramount as far as pulling together an ensemble that…