Tag: #bridalwear

ABSTRACT FLORALS

ABSTRACT FLORALS While floral prints have been a big thing over the past few seasons, they are split into abstracts and rather realistic designs this time around.   Forget polite and pretty, these blossoms have been exaggerated, stretched and distorted. Rather than presenting florals in…

DIGITAL PRINTS

DIGITAL PRINTS This autumn, innovation meets creativity as the best of digital prints bet on oversized photographs, floral and a dark color palette, to speak of easy sophistication.   Digital printing technology “is enabling creative individuals to get their ideas out and on to fabric,”…

LAME

LAME One of the biggest trends right now is metallic fabrics and accessories. A Metallic bag, be it gold, copper or silver, is a versatile bag color that is way less boring than black but just as user friendly. High shine and luxe metallic have moved…

NATURAL FABRICS

NATURAL FABRICS Linen can make for a raffishly sophisticated look when you know its properties and how to get the best out of them. While a ‘luxury’ fabric like cashmere has become entirely mainstream, linen is one of those polarizing materials.   Because of its lack…

PLEATS

PLEATS Pleats have moved far beyond the realm of schoolgirl uniforms. There’s a pleat to please everyone. The pleats have the power to flatter — when it’s done right.   To bring a professional vibe to your pleats, pair the season’s accordion pleated, flowing dress…

SLEEVES

SLEEVES   Dramatic shapes and fresh details make arms key focal points.   With designers like Chloé and Carven fueling their momentum in recent seasons, bell silhouettes have now gained prominence and are leading garments in the bohemian direction that’s beloved by juniors and young contemporary markets, while evoking retro…

SOFT CHECKS

SOFT CHECKS Still invoking a case of sweet ease, the checks patters forward the idea of effortless luxury, the kind to meet the expectations of the modern- day woman.   Thakoon brought in some gorgeous works that gave gingham a softer, more amiable appeal, while Victoria…

TROUSERS

TROUSERS Skinny trousers have died a death or at least that’s the impression you’d get from the faces frequenting the shows this season. Instead of being skin-tight, trouser legs were comfortably supersized.   For the modern woman, pants have the same meaning as for men….