Hot picks from MOA® Trend Specialist Sara Rogers
It’s time to give some attention to those ten little digits that help make your life so much easier. How else would you button that perfect new shirt? Who else is going to help you put that last touch of pomade in your hair? Yep – your hands have been through a lot during the years, and it’s time they got a little attention of their own. Check out the great selection of glove styles below and make your hands happy.
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A classic leather glove never goes out of style – especially when it’s updated with an incredibly soft lining and a great zipper. This deerskin pair from Bloomingdale’s has just the right mix of rugged and refined.
Level 1, North (N102)
The perfect complement to a basic black coat, houndstooth, herringbone and glen plaid patterns are once again a huge hit for winter wear. In addition, this Club Monaco glove features a leather palm and cashmere lining. Definitely one trend you need to ‘check’ out!
Level 1, North (N186)
For those of you who live for fashion over function, the fingerless glove trend is right up your alley! A secret known by Karl Lagerfeld for generations, the fingerless glove is the ultimate in rocker chic, and also makes texting in a snowstorm a breeze.
Columbia Sportswear Co.
Level 1, West (W112)
This is probably the only time you’ll actually want to raid Uncle Ned’s hunting-gear inspired closet for the must-have of the season – buffalo plaid. Usually only spotted in the deep, dark woods, buffalo plaid is taking it to the streets (and runways) this winter.
Level 1, North (N108)
The perfect remedy for the constant multi-tasker, this pair of Magic Touch gloves from Metropark features a special technology that allows you to adjust your iPod, laptop, PDA or any other touch screen device without taking your gloves off. Now, that’s ‘handy!’
Onward Style is Lavender’s exclusive column written by Sara Rogers, MOA® Trend Specialist. She has worked in the fashion industry for more than 20 years as a model, fashion specialist, wardrobe therapist, and television host. As the Trend Specialist and Personal Shopper for Mall of America®, her “office” spans 4.2 million square feet and more than 520 stores, providing her with extensive resources to research what’s hot in retail trends.