By Jenni Sellan

‘ALL THAT Glitters’, ‘Your time to shine’, ‘Into the gloss’, Shine bright like a diamond, ‘Mirror Mirror on the Wall, whose the shiniest of them all?

I know, I know. It’s all so cliché….but pay attention because glamour is making a come back in the form of glitter and glitz and it’s tipped to be one of this years’ hottest trends, and giving full credit to Elle for coining the term, GLITTERAZZI, that’s the one we’ll be taking for a  spin!

According to Linda Fargo, Fashion Director at Bergdorf Goodman, this is just the antidote she has been looking for amidst the uncertainty and bad news of 2017 and we couldn’t agree more.

Twenty 18. It’s the year to shine. Yes, GLAM is back and its tipped to be 2018’s greatest come back story.

We’ve seen it at Saint Laurent, Rochas, Tom Ford and Balmain.

Sparkle by day, Shine by night. From space galaxy metallics to sequins, be inspired by the runway and take your every day style cues from the street.
This is the ultimate seasonal style update and it’s time to take centre stage; for the tentative among you, fear not, this doesn’t have to fall into the category of ‘tricky trends’ so read on for your personal ‘Glitterazzi’ style guide and get your shimmer on.  It’s time to shine!

Don’t be shy

Your newfound glitz and glamour deserves more than a nightlife, so introduce your chosen pieces to the light of day; pair back a statement top with tailored separates, or your cool girl leather pants or tone your outfit down with, yep you guessed it, your favourite pair of sneakers.

Shine by Day, Glimmer by Night

This is the ultimate way to transition your outfit from day to night with ease; just add the heels that have been stashed underneath your desk ready for that spontaneous invitation and you’ll be ready for the thrill of the night. 

2018 trend glitter
2018 trend glitter
2018 trend glitter

Start from the ground up
From McQueen’s classic Glitter low top sneaker to Chanel’s intergalactic boots and Gucci’s Glittery update on the Flat Mule, a show stopping pair of shoes is the perfect way to ease your way into the trend; think denim jeans and the seasons essential tailored blazer and you’ve given your everyday the ultimate elevation;


If you’re the girl whose style everyone wants to steal adorn yourself head to toe and let this dress by Magda Butrym and boots by Balenciaga serve as inspiration.

For the style maven who prefers to stay on the classic side of chic update your look with accessories that shimmer and shine; chandelier earrings or a string of something sparkly will be your saving grace; Finish off with this seasons micro metallic evening bag. Understated, minimal and eternally chic.

Bling on 2018……