Who says just because you’re a mom you can’t be on trend? Though you may want to stick with chic basics that will last for many years, you can easily incorporate season trends in your wardrobe. It’s never too late to update and clean up your look… nobody wants to look as if they have “fallen behind.” It never hurts to step outside of your comfort zone and try new things… because what would a cool mom do?

It can be easy to find trends that you love while also staying on a budget. Kids are always picky when it comes to food and even fashion, so take their advice. It’s good to be picky because you will only purchase what you absolutely love while staying on a budget.

Before you revamp your closet, you should make sure that you have a good number of basic items before stacking on trends. If you don’t start with the basics, trends will make you frustrated.

Colors that are super in right now are light pastels. Lavender and blush tones look perfect for the summer time and they are great to pair with jeans and leggings. Patterns such as gingham, polka dots, and florals are all in as well.

Another great thing to try out is ruffles. There girly and chic, and they’re absolutely everywhere right now! It’s fun and feminine and you can incorporate it with just about anything in your closet. They look super cute with bell sleeve blouses and on jumpsuits and rompers.

Another trend that’s great for moms is athleisure wear. If you need any type of encouragement to go to the gym, this will do the trick. It’s comfy, practical, and it’s also super stylish. Shoes that are super in right now our slip-ons. They look cute with any shaped straps and if you like sparkles and bows, many slip-ons have them.

Last but not least, if you have little ones and tend to use a diaper bag… try out a tote bag. They are great because you’re not losing any space and you have tons of room to carry what you need! Who knows, maybe your trendsetting styles will make you the coolest mom in town!