The fashion bible of our time, the gram, is almost always spot on when it comes to revealing the season’s hottest trends.

2018 may have just begun but already we have a clear indication of where our wardrobes are headed this year and beyond.

From the runways to our favourite Instastars, see the trends and brands that are sure to dominate our feeds.

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High end denim-on-denim

Whether it’s the double denim or jeans-on-jeans trend to you, this off-duty ensemble might just go down as 2018’s biggest denim trend, and we wouldn’t have it any other way.

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This season’s list includes carnival checks, the classic monochrome check and of course the working girl’s oversized houndstooth blazer.

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Ostrich feathers

2018 is dedicated to the ultimate feather affair with soft sweeping faux ostrich feathers. So be open to a delicate touch added to your outfits.

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BOF’s Lyst Index Hot Brands in 2017 crowned Gucci as a millennial luxury fave. This comes as no surprise since the luxury house secured its position as one of the top three luxury brands throughout 2017.

So if anything, you can safely anticipate a flood of head-to-toe Gucci looks, statement bags, belts, sneaks and sunnies this year and beyond.

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Here’s to another '90s trend that’s made its way out of the archives to winning on the streets.

Come rain or shine, we’re here for this great return of the patent faux leather and perspex anoraks.

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