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These Are the 2021 Flooring Trends Home Shoppers Need to Know About

First comes moving, then comes improving…right? Maybe not.

Especially when it comes to flooring, the best time to renovate your new home could actually be before you’ve moved in. With no furniture to move or family to work around, your empty new house is a perfect candidate for beautiful new floors and no added stress.

To make sure you’re ready to hit the ground running with your flooring project, Sarah Fishburne, Director of Trend and Design for The Home Depot, shared the trends she’s seeing emerge for new homeowners. This is your time to imagine all the ways you’ll

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6 Cute Summer 2021 Shoe Trends to Shop Now

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It’s just about time to say goodbye to your boots and bring out your sandals, yay!! Although it’s not quite summer yet, the season is definitely creeping up and will be here before you know it. If you’re looking forward to summer, you might already be planning your outfits for the sunnier days ahead and shoes are def a very important part of that. Here, we rounded up the best summer 2021 shoe trends and dropped some links so you can shop them N-O-W.

From flatforms to pretty pastel shades, all these shoe styles are so pretty and

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9 Accessories Trends To Try For Spring And Summer 2021

The right accessories can elevate even the simplest of outfits, which is why it is so important to know the ins and outs of accessory trends each year.

Ready to get on-trend for spring and summer 2021? Here are the 9 accessory trends you need to know:

1) Chocolate Metallics

You’ve seen rose gold, regular gold…now, get ready for chocolate gold! Metallic jewelry that resembles your favorite Hershey’s chocolate bar have been popping up more frequently, and the hue looks really sleek and modern.

Get The Look: 8 Other Reasons x Draya Michele Jones Hoop Earrings

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2021 Bag Trends To Shop, From Cloud Bags To Netted Totes

One of the easiest ways to upgrade your wardrobe is with the addition of a new handbag. It’s an easy way to play with structure, color, material, and more. And if you’re going to have to carry a bag full of your daily essentials, why not use it to brighten up your look? If you’re in need of a place to start, look no further than the 2021 bag trends popping up on everyone’s radar.

This year, it’s time to move past the classics. Consider investing in bags that are designed in a rainbow of hues, crafted in interesting materials

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9 stylish Birminghamians share the fashion trends you’ll see all spring

Birmingham fashion trends for spring
Wide-leg jeans and matching sets should be on your radar. Photo via (L-R) Aliscia Marie, Jess Lanier for Molly Green, Randall Porter

Wide-leg jeans, monochromatic sets and casual touches in each outfit. Everywhere you look, you’ll see different styles blooming in Birmingham. After a year of only dressing up for Zoom calls, I needed some style inspiration. I reached out to local fashion-forward folks to get their input on the Birmingham fashion trends we can expect this season.

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Digital fashion is changing how we participate in trends

The internet has forever altered the fashion landscape. In 2021, people are more likely to look at Vogue’s Instagram account than at its physical copies. And people are shopping online more than ever before.

Shopping online has also led to dangerous overconsumption. Cheaply and unethically produced clothing allows people to hop on fad trends easily, but it also generates harmful amounts of waste and pollution. 

Because we’re all living our lives in a virtual format, specifically on social media, the motivation to participate in trends isn’t really to look the part— it’s to post the part. Rather than actually

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