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Our good friends at Google gave us a sneak peak at the top fashion searches by state (that’s all 50 of them!) in the first week of 2017. We sure loved getting to know what our fellow fashion lovers are craving across the country. From bare-shoulder sweaters (props to Arizona!) to rainbow dresses (you go, Colorado!), check out what fashion must-haves your state is Googling.
Alabama and Mississippi
Fashion item: Wristlet
Our pick: Lips Wristlet, $25, Express
Alabama loves a wristlet and so do we! This cheeky bag welcomes the new year with a big kiss. Yes, it’s all about accessories with attitude in 2017.
Alaska, Nevada and Oregon
Fashion item: Boho women’s clothing
Our pick: Dandelion Dress, $95, & Other Stories
The boho trend is alive and well in Alaska, Nevada and Oregon — and for good reason. This dark floral midi epitomizes everything we love about this effortless, timeless trend: it's romantic, comfy and, above all, totally cool!
Arizona and New York
Fashion item: Bare-shoulder sweater
Our pick: Sanctuary Cold-Shoulder Turtleneck Sweater, $55, Macy’s
We could never give this sweater the cold shoulder! Modern and sexy with perfectly placed cutouts, this sweater is guaranteed to turn heads.
Arkansas and Maryland
Fashion item: Tote bag
Our pick: Soho Boho Bag, $149, Mark & Graham
A tote may be practical, but it can also make a statement. This orange suede number can even boast your initials.
Fashion item: Backpack
Our pick: Pom Pom Crossbody Backpack, $50, Zara
What could be better than a great looking bag that can be worn on your back (keeping your hands free)? Plus, this one has the ability to be worn as a crossbody bag. And the pom pom is the cherry on top!
Fashion item: Rainbow dress
Our pick: Donna Morgan Women's Sleeveless Rainbow-Print Dress, starting at $47, Amazon
We love Colorado's chutzpa! A rainbow dress? Well, bring it on! This watercolor-inspired frock totally embraces high-octane color.
Fashion item: Ankle boots with short dress
Our pick: Frill and Patches Dress, $40, Zara
Ankle boots and a mini skirt are the secret code to cool girl style. Booties never fail to inject a little bit of rebel into anything you pair them with. And when you pair them with a dress this fresh, get ready for a fashion rumble!
Delaware and Illinois
Fashion item: Women’s sneakers
Our pick: Rayner Sneaker, $40, Steve Madden
You'll be an instant style star in these snazzy sneakers from Steve Madden. Lace up and take them on the streets to get showered in compliments.
District of Columbia
Fashion item: Puffball keychain
Our pick: Patricia Nash Faux-Fur Key Fob, $29, Dillard's
These fuzzy balls win the trophy for the No. 1 accessory of the year. In the competitive categories of adorably adorning keys or or adding pizzaz to your bag, these faux fur charms scored perfect 10s.
Fashion item: Hobo bag
Our pick: Hobo, $119, Jet
Florida is searching for the perfect hobo, and so are we! This versatile bag delivers that structured slouch that defines the hobo silhouette along with a snazzy, outfit-making zebra print.
Fashion item: Monochromatic belt
Our pick: Reverse Suede Obi Wrap Belt, $39.99, White House Black Market
Go for the gusto and transform last year’s look with a bold, obi-style wrap belt. It's perfect with dresses, skirts or sweaters and a little shock of cobalt blue to wake up any outfit.
Fashion item: Burgundy boy bag
Our pick: Greenwald Bag, $55, Aldo
Hawaii sure has good taste! Chanel’s “Boy Bag” is a never-go-wrong modern classic. But you can get the look with Aldo’s chevron quilted Greenwald Bag. With it's smoky chain detail, this bag is pretty boss.
Fashion item: Off-shoulder blouses
Our pick: Gingham Off-the-Shoulder Top, $28, Forever 21
Off-the-shoulder blouses have been a mega-trend in 2016 and they have definitely not left the building. This spirited top in black-and-white gingham works as well with a dressier pencil skirt as it does with a pair of jeans.
Fashion item: Bohemian hippie shirt snap button
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Our pick: Always Chambray Shirt, $78, J.Crew
The chambray shirt has become an MVP of our wardrobes. Not only is it comfy and soft, but it effortlessly acclimates to any style you introduce it. From boho to preppy to even punk, this stellar staple always maintain its cool.
Iowa and Montana
Fashion item: Crossbody bag
Our pick: Leather Satchel Company Saddle Bag with Bull Ring Closure, $91, Asos
This crossbody bag brightens your look (and your mood) like a ray of sunshine. It has the lines of a classic saddle bag updated with high-impact color.
Kansas and Oklahoma
Fashion item: Jet Set Medium Tote
Our pick: Michael Kors Jet Set Travel Medium Metallic Saffiano Leather Tote, $208.60, Michael Kors
Kansas and Oklahoma are craving a tote. But not just any tote, Michael Kors' Jet Set Medium Tote to be exact. These states have good taste. And we want it in silver!
Fashion item: Bandage dress
Our pick: Spotlight Story Knit Cold Shoulder Dress, $99, French Connection
Take a page out of the red carpet playbook with a sexy bandage dress. Form-fitting to the max, these bandage dresses actually offer a surprising amount of support.
Louisiana and Rhode Island
Fashion item: Leather satchel
Our pick: Vivienne Westwood Tiny Satchel, $108, Cambridge Satchel
This is a no-brainer! Cambridge Satchel is known for their perfect leather bags available in every color. This unexpected pattern by Vivienne Westwood in the on-trend mini size sets a new bar for carryalls.
Fashion item: Step tracker ring
Our pick: Ringly Smart Ring, $195, Ringly
This smart ring is really, really smart and super good looking. So unfair! But once you try this ring you will forgive its good fortune. It can track your activity, alert you when you get texts and emails and even stay safe underwater.
Fashion item: Men’s scarf
Our pick: Lightweight Silk Twill Scarf in Paisley, $59.50, J.Crew
Massachusetts may have been searching for something heavier, but this lightweight silk twill scarf keeps him looking sharp inside and out.
Fashion item: Military fashion
Our pick: Mango Badge Detail Military Coat, $136, Asos
Give a salute to the military trend because it is quite possibly one of the strongest trends out there. Gold buttons, crisp tailoring, cool patches? Yes, yes and yes!
Fashion item: Metallic dresses
Our pick: Metalllic Jacquard Dress, $125, & Other Stories
Instead of sequins, try a metallic fabric. This A-line dress with a gilded floral jacquard has sophistication and polish that doesn't get in the way of the fun.
Fashion item: Good pair of black leggings, not see through
Our pick: Treggings, $35, H&M
Look out, Missouri! Have we got a legging for you. Well, actually it's actually a tregging. Yes, trouser + legging = tregging. And you're going to love it because it makes wearing athleisure to the office a reality.
Fashion item: Boho chic girls clothing
Our pick: Chloe Peasant Top, $23, Jak & Peppar
Women aren’t the only ones who love the boho look — girls also want in on this free spirited trend! This paisley floral peasant top checks all the right boxes: light, easy, colorful and fun!
Fashion item: Verona boots
Our pick: Women’s Verona Leather Boot, $90, Muck Boot Company
These rugged leather muck boots are equally at home in the city or the country. Whether paired with jeans or a pleated mini, you can file these boots under “never-go-wrong.”
Fashion item: Blue bag
Our pick: ZAC Zac Posen Eartha Mini Top Handle Leather Satchel, $169, Saks Off 5th
Are you feeling blue this year? So are we! Nothing amps up your everyday look like a bold blue bag. And this satchel is “stop-you-on-the-street” good.
Fashion item: Black leather jacket with roses
Our pick: BLANKNYC As You Wish Floral Embroidered Moto Jacket, $168, Urban Outfitters
Wow. This jacket rules! Tough meets sweet in one well-cut vegan leather jacket. From the gorgeous embroidered flowers to the boss looking studs, this downtown staple has us drooling.
Fashion item: Flats
Our pick: Wanted Angel Metallic Oxford, $39.95, DSW
North Carolina has spoken and it wants flats. But lets face it, who doesn’t? This great Oxford delivers two of our fave trends in one: menswear-inspired and metallics. It also gives us all the comfort that we crave, without sacrificing an ounce of style.
Fashion item: Fur tote
Our pick: Adrienne Landau Striped Shopper Tote, $31.99, E Bags
Faux fur accessories are a hit this season, which certainly elevates this tote to statement piece. The striped faux fur pattern acts as an unexpected neutral and goes with everything in your closet.
Fashion item: Black purse
Our pick: Steve Madden Bhelena-Studded Mini Dome w/ Card Case, $30, 6pm
Though the black purse may be the workhorse of our wardrobes, your everyday bag doesn’t have to be boring. Look out for details like studs, tassels, chains or all of the above to take your “LBP” (little black purse) to the next level.
Fashion item: Leopard print booties
Our pick: Leopard Low-Heel Ankle Bootie, $27.29, Charlotte Russe
This bootie has “cat-it-tude!” So get out there and mix it up with a leopard print bootie this season. And though it may look wild, leopard is the new neutral and goes with absolutely everything you own.
Fashion item: Women’s sweaters
Our pick: Ottoman Stripe Mock Pullover, $54.99, Banana Republic
Our pick is a classic. This nautical-inspired striped sweater always looks fresh and will never go out of style. It is an instant outfit maker and adds a little French-woman-chic to any outfit.
Fashion item: Red dress
Our pick: Cupcakes and Cashmere Joby Lace Dress, $92, Bloomingdale’s
The next time you need to make an entrance, check out fashion blogger Emily Schuman’s (the woman behind Cupcakes and Cashmere) line. This red stunner won’t let you down. It's got lace (huge trend!) and an asymmetric hem to make it feel extra special.
Fashion item: Fringe tote
Our pick: Stevie Fringe Tote, $95, Linea Pelle
Channel your inner Stevie Nicks with this suede fringe tote. A dose of wanderlust style gives an effortless vibe to any look.
Fashion item: Hippie wedding dress
Our pick: Asos Bridal Flutter Sleeve Paneled Maxi Dress, $181, Asos
Texas also loves the boho-chic trend and it’s top search was a hippie wedding dress. This pretty flutter-sleeved gown answers the call and looks like it could float down the aisle.
Fashion item: Coral skirt
Our pick: Roberto Collina skirt, $ 47, Yoox
Pleats please! Infuse this must-have silhouette with some high voltage color. We are loving coral as a year-round antidote to the expected monochrome.
Fashion item: Jean shorts
Our pick: Scallop-hem Denim Shorts, $25, H&M
Festival chic has become a fashion obsession and jean shorts are a foundation of this boho trend. We like these black wash denim shorts for their polish and a scalloped hem and high waist gives them range. Wear them with black tights for a more tailored look or don a flowy peasant top to get into the festival vibe.
Fashion item: Olive skinny jeans
Our pick: Mid-Rise Distressed Rockstar Skinny Jeans for Women, $35, Old Navy
Another nod to the ever-popular military trend, this olive-colored skinny jean will become your go-to weekend wear. Pair with natural leather booties, a simple V-neck white T-shirt, and a delicate gold pendant necklace for the ultimate in easy cool.
Fashion item: Hamilton tote
Our pick: Michael Michael Kors Hamilton N/S Tote, $275, Amazon
Now this tote would look fabulous with Virginia’s olive-colored jeans. Natural leather in a structured, top handled silhouette is a style staple that will never serve you wrong. Throw in a little silver metal and chain detail and you’ve got yourself a real winner.
Fashion item: Black tote
Our pick: Soft Leather Shopper, $175, Cos
While Arkansas loves a tote and Ohio loves a black purse, West Virginia splits the difference and is on the hunt for a black tote. And we’ve found a great one! Moden, clean lines make for an on-point light shopper. We welcome this tote into our wardrobes with open arms.
Fashion item: Wedges
Our pick: Chinese Laundry Jollypop Mixed Print Wedge Sandal, $80, Chinese Laundry
Put your best foot forward with these fresh and funky platform wedges. With a great sense of humor and totally on-trend attitude, this footwear is not only fashion-forward but fashion fun! Mixing and matching patterns is always a good idea and will bring the party to your “LBD.”
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