Lace and crochet make fashion mark

KEEP things fresh and pretty with a white lace romper.

Lace and crochet, fabrics and textures which echo the beauty of handmade designs, are rocking runways in the world’s fashion capitals. Lace is about romance and femininity, while crochet has a boho vibe. These two vintage trends are now available at the Girls Teens Wear Department of the SM Store.

But forget the homemade craft or granny feel—it’s all about being edgy, fun and cool. Here’s the young and stylish way to wear lace and crochet today:

A black crocheted sweater paired with rough boyfriend jeans strikes a balance between frilly and rough.

Say it short and sweet by pairing a lace top with a pair of shorts or a skater skirt.

Don’t wear crocheted clothing with wooden platforms, bell bottoms, a hippie headband, or a peasant top—which can make you look like you’re

FRILLY AND TOUGH. Bomber lace jacket worn over white sleeveless side lace blouse and pastel blue sheer skater skirt

wearing a costume.

Pair crochet pieces with tougher items like leather, denim or boots.

Look for crocheted scarves, beanies, and other accessories for a pop of the trend.

The collection is available at Girls Teens Department of The SM Store.

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