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YOUR LOOK fashionforecast By Kaye Davis Style Shines in Atlanta IN LIVING COLOR: Color comes to life with bright multi-colored printed fabrics—floral and tie dye watercolor effects. Hi-Lo looks continue in popularity with it’s flirty, sexy, chic vibe. Now more than ever, the Atlanta Apparel Market offers the world’s greatest variety of styles for every important social occasion hen it comes to the worlds of proms, pageants, and social occasions, Atlanta Apparel is the shining star. The coming season promises more glitz, glam, and sparkle than ever before with the widest array of looks yet, ready at the Atlanta Apparel Market—August 9-13, 2012. In newly expanded show- room space on Floors 10 and 12, there are more fabulous lines than ever in the nation’s premier destination for social occasion. W There’s a cut and style to fit anyone. Mermaid and goddess looks are among the options for those who want structure, but there are sleek, minimal styles for those prefer a more elongated fit. Hemlines go up and down—sometimes in the same dress as Hi-Lo looks continue in popularity. It’s easy to see why fashionistas and fashion forward celebrities have fallen in love with the high low trend. With it’s flirty, sexy, chic vibe, it’s bound to attract attention. Your skirt is short enough in the front to be stylish in the day and long enough in the back for that right gust of wind to make quite a dramatic entrance. Look for deep V-necks, high front slits, and exposed backs for those who like a bit more exposure, as well as lots of cut-outs, some with sheer overlays. The V-neck is also a favorite of celebrities wishing to display a bit of cleavage. The crumb-catcher neckline is an edgier look that offers an haute couture touch. And, of course, tiered skirts of ruffled chiffon, tulle, or pinned-up gathers will make any girl feel like the belle of the ball, whether for prom or a 76 PAGEANTRY PHOTOS: COURTESY AMERICASMART ATLANTA TOMORROW’S TRENDS