Spring Trends 2016

Spring is here!  Here are a few of my favorite items that are comfortable, basic and on trend.
My short list on Spring Runway Trends 2016
Tops | Off the shoulder,  Victorian style puffy sleeves, lace and prints
Shoes | Casual sneakers, mules, Latin inspired sandals, and booties for the casual practical look,  embellished shoes for when you want to make a statement
Pants | Wide leg cropped pants and low slung pants
Cover Ups | The bomber jacket is in for spring and fall | Lingerie and robe style cover ups
Nails  & Makeup | Toes get bright colors while hands stay neutral | bright lips and electric eyes, sparkles, glitter, dreamy summer skin
Handbags | Saddle shapes, strappy backpacks, half moon cross body
Accessories | Tribal, Mexican and Southwest motifs, floral, elongated earrings, ankle bracelets, patterns, chokers, intricate | NO MATCHY MATCHY
Eyewear | all shapes and sizes from cat to round to oversized, reflective, colorful and ombre lenses, plastic frames | YES MATCHY MATCHY | Match your sunglasses to your outfit

 All Items listed below in GG Picks.

Happy Shopping!

Spring 2016 Basics



Monique Peán Eco- Friendly & Sustainable Jewelry

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 05: Fashion designer Monique Pean attends the Tanya Taylor fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 at Industria Studios on September 5, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Vivien Killilea/Getty Images)

Never in my wildest philanthropic dreams could I have conjured utilizing fossilized walrus and wooly mammoth ivory to provide clean drinking water to over 5,000 people for the next 20 years. Well, that is exactly what Monique Peán is doing through her unique approach to business and her creative jewelry. Monique was kind enough to spend some time with me at Couture 2011, and discuss her journey and inspirations into the future of her company and her designs.

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