This report takes a deep dive into the menswear sector, offering original designs and inspiring analysis to inform new product. For spring/summer 2023 men’s fashion takes three different approaches: SYMBIOTIC captures the essence of a new, gentler approach to menswear. The REFORM theme embraces the practical aspects of clothing, aiming to improve performance through design and durability. WONDER triggers an emotional response with unique designs filled with personality and vitality. All trends aim to address the negative impact of fashion production to ensure designs are versatile and adaptable, unique and precious or simply durable and practical
Navigating womenswear with all its complexities and nuanced subtleties can be challenging for any business. This report offers a guide through this intriguing sector looking at clothing from three different perspectives. The SYMBIOTIC theme takes a light-handed approach to design. It explores clothing’s relationship with the body from freedom of movement to close, second-skin connection and the idea of openness through sheer or cutout details. REFORM looks closely at new structure and the important proportions of individual garments. An orderliness exists, not just in line, but also in pattern and symmetrical arrangement of detailing. The emphasis is on adjustable aspects and construction is visible and celebrated. WONDER takes a unique route through latter-day vintage concepts and emotionally-charged expressive designs. Here clothing takes on a precious quality that encourages care and longevity.
ACCESSORIES for the spring/summer season offer inventive ways to approach design from different and inspiring perspectives. Styles are dynamic and part of a confident new approach to design. Bags, footwear, jewellery, headwear, eyewear and belt designs are individual, unique and fuelled by a creative force that offers an outlet for self expression.
This extensive report covers all accessory areas for Women, Men and youth sectors with on-point analysis to validate each concept. Downloadable Adobe Illustrator files offer the designer infinite possibilities to adapt and reimagine every design.
The FASHION report translates ideas from the Concept issue into solid direction for Women, Men and Youth sectors, exploring ideas for Apparel and Accessories across each of the season’s three themes. This exciting report delivers important ideas for product design, construction, surface pattern and materials in a highly-visual and creative format.
The street scene offers an important insight into what women are wearing and how these looks are being put together. In tailoring the oversized proportions are key with lots of exaggerated shapes being balanced against regular fits. Prints are introduced across a lot of denim, outerwear and the casual-sports section, where patterned mesh is an important trend. Dresses confidently occupy space with added volume, or skim the body with cutout details
The street scene delivers a grounded view of men’s apparel trends. Mono-colour dressing and statement pieces deliver a strong impact while frayed denim and mismatched styling offers a more relaxed look. Graphics take centre stage in knitwear and also spill across jerseywear in the casual-sports section. Suits are classic and understated with black ranked as the leading colour, exceptions to this are bold-colour jackets and patterned retro styled tailoring
The fashion-week trendPX galleries are back! This selection of images gets deep into the accessories scene and reveals the important women’s and men’s products. It gets up close to shapes, materials, colours and detailing. Styling is also key to the look: how a bag is carried, how necklaces are stacked and what socks are being worn with the latest footwear.
This streetstyle gallery offers a unique perspective on trends. Over 270 images arranged into an inspiring flow of product to get a clear understanding of the emerging accessories scene. This makes trends quick to identify and react to. Download individual images or whole categories.
An air of optimism dominates the colour scene for 2023. Intense shades, warm tones and light-infused hues, provide a wide range of colour to develop close connections or wild contrasts. Blues and purples offer an enhanced digital presence, and within the neutral realm soft greys and greens keep the palette naturally grounded. The SYMBIOTIC palette forms close organic and emotional links to nature. REFORM colours offer reassurance and stability, while the WONDER palette celebrates individuality and creativity.
The world of design is growing into a gentle, more intentional space. Creatives are navigating a world full of harmful systems to find ways to produce unique and exciting products that do the least environmental harm. As we move into 2023 designers will be measured by their ability to navigate this new era
In this FOCUS report we analyse what’s happening in the denim sector to form a new vision for denim design. We look at emerging ideas in shape, detail and finishing, while also considering ways to lower the impact of manufacturing and work resourcefully to make use of existing materials and surplus stock where possible. New designs need to be durable, long lasting and ultimately cherished by the consumer. This report provides a way forward.
Accessories for autumn/winter 2022-23 will be a dynamic blend of show-stopping pieces and practical design solutions. This report covers accessories and details for WOMEN/youth and MEN/youth categories. Starting with SHAKE IT, full of unique and risk-taking concepts, BIO-SYNCH, taking us outdoors into nature and SMARTS which explores multifunctional and adaptable designs.
Womenswear moves forward with optimism, shaking up the norm in SHAKE IT, exploring styles that fit our physical and emotional needs in BIO-SYNCH and making better design decisions in SMARTS. This report looks in detail at the future design of women’s apparel and what’s driving these new looks for autumn/winter 22-23. It provides a unique perspective that translates concepts into solid product.
Menswear shakes off preconceptions and moves forward into AW22 with optimism and confidence. The report analyses the direction of apparel and what’s driving these new looks. It provides original ideas for sustainable and authentic design from a fresh perspective, translating the current zeitgeist into actionable apparel for men.
FOCUS reports are back! This issue looks at the point where fashion meets active and the way these two worlds have moved closer. The focus on sustainability is pushing fashion towards practical and longer-lasting product, and activewear offers a way forward with durable, highly functional and adaptable design solutions. Brands will find direction for form, detail and styling with inspiration for print, pattern, fabrics and finishing.
This extensive issue translates the big ideas from the Concept report and adapts them into actionable inspiration for all areas of Fashion. It covers a wide range of ideas for Womens, Mens and Youth sectors with inspiration for product design, construction, surface pattern, materials and details. Each theme is explored to hit the sweet spot between commercial and edgy design.
Concepts emerge out of the brightest new ideas and most inspiring expressions of creativity. This report offers a unique perspective with solid research so we can approach the new season with confidence. Emerging technology, digital advances and shifts in cultural behaviour shape our three concepts.
Colours are powerful, they create an emotional response in people, subconsciously connecting with mood and the wider zeitgeist. This colour report predicts the 40 colours for AW22-23, outlines the CORE palette and zooms in on the KEY6 fashion shades that will dominate the season. It explores how these KEY6 shades work in the context of women’s and men’s colour forecasts and introduces the three themes of the season: SHAKE IT, BIO-SYNCH and SMARTS.
Join the adventure as we explore an exciting new season of womenswear design. The summer brings a sense of renewal and optimism that stretches across all areas. Discover the direction of shapes, important lines of construction, new proportions and key finishing touches. Our unique design flats provide clear front and back views of garments with suggested materials and inspiration for prints and patterns. All sketches are fully downloadable as Adobe Illustrator files to adapt to your own requirements.
Move forward with a fresh perspective for accessories. In this extensive report we translate the SS22 fashion concepts into accessory designs for women, men and youth sectors. Discover what’s new for Bag, Footwear, Jewellery, Eyewear, Belt and Headwear categories. Our popular CAD sketches reveal the latest shapes, proportions and finishing touches in highly-detailed design flats. These sketches are fully downloadable as Adobe Illustrator files to adapt to your own specifications.
Take a leap forward in menswear design and get an edge on the spring/summer 2022 season. In this report we translate the fashion concepts for men into actionable apparel designs. Original CAD sketches reveal the new direction for menswear in highly-detailed design flats, which show front and back views. Sketches are fully downloadable as Adobe Illustrator files for easy adaptation. Each design is part of a complete look which includes not only the detailed silhouettes but also offers print/pattern/fabric ideas and styling