Category Archives: Trend Alert

What We're Wearing: Festival Fashion | The Cheap Chica's Guide to Style

What We're Wearing: Festival Fashion

Written By: Robin Reetz

Coachella starts this weekend which means that we’re officially entering into festival fashion territory. Whether you’re planning on attending this year’s round of festivals or are just dressing like it, here’s a look at some of our favorite festival-ready products: … Continue reading

Posted on April 10, 2014 | no comment
Trend Alert: Bucket Bags

Trend Alert: Bucket Bags

Written By: Robin Reetz

Bucket bags are everywhere this spring and we couldn’t be more into this trend. Big enough to hold your necessities but smaller than a shoulder bag, tote, or hobo, a bucket bag is really the perfect size for spring. We … Continue reading

Posted on April 7, 2014 | 1 comment
Trend Alert: Rose Gold

Trend Alert: Rose Gold

Written By: Katelyn Chef

In the spring, everything feels rosy—so, why would your spring jewelry to be any different? Trending right now is one of our personal favorites: rose gold jewelry. Whether you can afford the real thing or are on a Cheap Chica … Continue reading

Posted on March 31, 2014 | no comment
Spring Trends

3 Perfect Spring Trends

Written By: Robin Reetz

The fact that the weather is warming means that we’ll soon be able to actually wear our favorite spring trends rather than lusting after them from afar. So, which trend to rock first? Here are our favourite spring inspirations along … Continue reading

Posted on March 11, 2014 | 2 comments
Friendship Bracelets

Trend Alert: Grown-Up BFF Bracelets

Written By: Katelyn Chef

Remember those friendship bracelets you loved in your younger years? The days of making bracelets at camp may be over, but your friendships certainly aren’t. Put those friendships on display with grown up friendships bracelets. Lately, BFF bracelets have morphed … Continue reading

Posted on February 26, 2014 | no comment
ZARA Spring Lookbook

ZARA'S Spring Lookbook

Written By: Robin Reetz

Just lats week, ZARA released their Spring 2014 lookbook and it goes without saying that we want pretty much everything. The pieces are minimalist and sophisticated in true ZARA fashion, and give a little nod to high-end designers like Celine … Continue reading

Posted on February 18, 2014 | no comment
Trend Alert: Holograms

Trend Alert: Holograms

Written By: Katelyn Chef

Keeping it simple is the safest bet with this eye-catching spring trend. The trend in question? Iridescent anything and everything. The hologram movement, originally rooted in the ’90s,  slowly started to make its comeback last year and has now reached … Continue reading

Posted on February 17, 2014 | no comment
Mid-Length Skirts

With spring (hopefully) not too far away, we’re already thinking of hiking up our hemlines and showing some leg. But come this spring, that won’t be the case as mid-length and longer skirts are going to be all the rage. … Continue reading

Posted on February 6, 2014 | no comment
Banana Republic x Marimekko

Banana Republic x Marimekko

Written By: Robin Reetz

It goes without saying that Banana Republic is a staple in our closets. And when it comes to Finnish print-masters Marimekko, well, we’ve been fans for a while. Because of our love for these two brands and our obsession with … Continue reading

Posted on January 29, 2014 | no comment
Radiant Orchid

Trend Alert: Pantone's Color of the Year

Written By: Katelyn Chef

If you haven’t heard the 2014 Pantone Color is radiant orchid, which means that this color is about to be all over the place. Get ready to say hello to light, demure, fluffy, cool pops of pinks and purples everywhere you look. … Continue reading

Posted on January 27, 2014 | no comment