An inspiration-packed issue full of original design flats combined with key catwalk looks for the swimwear sector. Designs cover all areas of beachwear from dressy poolside glamour to casual summer separates and include styles for women, men and youth areas. Transborder goes overboard with pattern and colour, Mindtime reminds us to slow down with pure minimal styles and Grounded adds a note of authenticity in practical looks with urban roots.
This bumper design issue focuses on accessories and provides original design flats combined with the most inspiring looks from the runways. Each of our spring/summer 2017 trends provide a different approach to all the product categories. Transborder dips into Afropunk inspired jewellery, tourist inspired bags and tropical footwear. Mindtime applies a precise geometry across the board in a collection filled with surprising contrasts and slick lines. Grounded keeps a sense of balance with designs that are rooted in the street yet still acknowledge retro and vintage influences.
A brand new look for our DESIGN issue combines original design flats and skilfully presents them with key catwalk looks to create super-inspiring pages. The report provides an extensive collection of apparel designs covering women’s, men’s and youth areas, which are ready to download and adapt to your needs. The TRANSBORDER trend brings a Latin energy that gives womenswear designs a sense of movement and translates into a retro Cuban vibe for menswear. In MINDTIME the focus switches to relaxed, leisurely ease in fabrics with natural texture and raw finishes. GROUNDED is rooted in practical and functional styles that radiate towards the familiar and authentic.
This street-centric trend report zooms in on key details, and provides a clear insight into the direction of accessory trends for women, men & youth sectors. This 80+ page report clearly outlines what is new and emerging and confirms definite patterns within product groups. Don’t miss this comprehensive overview of streetstyle accessory trends.
A comprehensive analysis of street-led fashion, focusing on the influencers at London Fashion Week with a detailed guide to emerging trends in key areas of the market. This in-depth report provides a detailed insight into the direction of fashion and pays close attention to proportion, silhouette, fabrics and surface pattern with additional back views supplied where relevant. Information covers women’s, men’s and youth trends and all key product areas e.g. denim, knitwear, tailoring, casual etc.
This comprehensive forecast provides an in-depth guide to the overarching trends of the season. The report is packed with information and shaped by the latest innovation, cultural shifts and the leading influencers in design, art, fashion, film, photography and music. Inspiring research traces the origin of each trend and provides the backstory for each of the main trends with links for further research. The report covers Women, Men and Youth areas and includes strong indicators for surface pattern, colour and detailing.
The definitive swimwear report provides an insight into the new developments driving trends forward into 2017. Extensively researched information pulled from the Resort 2016, Menswear S/S 2016 and Sao Paulo/Miami swimwear shows is compiled into a unique issue focused on this highly specialised sector of the market. Coverage includes direction for Women, Men & Youth areas and covers swimwear, beach and lounge, with particular attention to surface design, fabric and details.
Resort is increasingly an experimental platform for designers to test new ideas for the main season. For this reason the collections are less about single concepts and more about taking a few risks. In this report our team cuts through the mass of information, and sometimes misdirection, and zooms into the trends that will impact future fashion. Each of the overarching themes contains the subtle microtrends that keep styles fresh – everything from the latest positioning of cutouts on a dress to the new button placement for trousers. The analysis outlines the concept behind each trend, and in-depth research presents the key styles that are edgy not alienating, and accessible yet out of the ordinary.
The men’s catwalk collections offer a diverse and exciting range of looks. In this unique report expert analysis pushes the information forward into 2017 with six clear trends covering all areas of menswear. Each theme outlines microtrends dealing with subtle changes in detail, differences in proportion, shifts in styling and new colour combinations. This curated information highlights new fabric developments, the latest graphic design and innovations in surface treatments. It cuts through the vast data on offer, analysing the emerging trends and presents them in an inspiring and highly visual layout that clearly points the way ahead.
A definitive overview of forward-moving trends in the highly specialised denim sector. Influences filter through from catwalk collections, the retail scene and street culture into new directions for A/W 2016-17. The issue curates this information, and gives a clear guide to new developments in Fit, Fabric and Detail, with additional focus on the influences of Workwear and Retro styling. Trends cover Women, Men and Youth areas with the emphasis on where these looks converge, or divide into gender specific designs.
The launch of a new style of trend report combines STREET & RETAIL across Women and Men’s apparel and accessory areas, in this special 118 page issue. Extensive research from St. Tropez and Marseilles – two of the French Riviera’s fashion hotspots – is expertly edited into new trend directions for 2016. The new look is thoroughly inspiring with dynamic pages packed with clear information. A special section on Swim & Beach kicks off the report with an in-depth look at the latest styles in swimwear, cover-ups and related accessories; then the 4 main trends reveal the key looks emerging from hi-end street culture and the forward-moving retail scene.
The DESIGN issue completes the forecast for AW 16-17 and takes the TREND & COLOUR information through to finished sketches. The key looks are skillfully presented as design flats with front and back views, which are ready to download and adapt to your needs. The report is divided into WOMENS & MENSWEAR and includes youth apparel and accessories.
Designs for the AUTHENTIC trend fuse urban and casual styles with a focus on uniform-like details. A darkly sensual bohemian spirit lies at the heart of DUALISM, a trend that combines offbeat combinations with an irresistible sense of imbalance. The designs in REDUCTION are sharply disciplined and the look hinges on clever construction and highly-visual linear aspects.
TRENDZOOM introduces the overarching trends for AW 16-17. The report is packed with extensively researched information and shaped by the latest innovation, cultural shifts and the leading influencers in design, art, fashion, film, photography and music. Each of the three trends contain micro trends aimed directly at fashion and accessories for women’s men’s and youth markets. The Research Development & Inspiration pages provide access to the groundwork behind each trend and links for further study.
This complete report provides all the trend direction for women’s and men’s accessories. The report covers bags, jewellery, footwear and other key areas, such as eyewear, belts, headwear, scarves and gloves. Initial trend boards combine the key products to outline the overarching themes of the season, and subsequent pages are divided into product and men’s and women’s categories. Don’t miss this thorough analysis of the season’s latest accessories.
This single report provides complete and combined analysis from the New York, London, Milan and Paris runway collections. The panoptic view is edited into 5 major trends, and each theme expands into far-reaching ideas and inspiration for all areas of apparel.
For the autumn/winter season the overarching feeling is one of confidence and vitality, from the punchy graphics of Instagram Edit, to the surreal 2D effects in Hyper Smooth. For all these contemporary messages, there is also a sense of craft and romance. Striking Hand, is influenced by hand-crafted techniques and provides inspiration for textiles and a new bohemian look, while Dark Romance dips into overtly feminine styles with an undercurrent of subversion. Retro Zeitgeist takes a close look at the current retro influences on proportion, styling and silhouette.
This report zooms in on key details and provides a clear insight into the direction of accessory trends for men, women and youth sectors. The in-depth information is divided by product and grouped into similar styles to create a highly visual look at trends. Analysis provides the insight into trend direction and looks in detail at the defining styles that will impact on future trends. London Fashion Week is a hub for fashion influencers and this season’s fashion crowd have provided an exciting mix from top designer items straight through to unique thrift-shop finds.
Exciting new developments in womenswear, menswear and youth apparel as street-led fashion provides inspiration for A/W 2015 and beyond! London’s energy pulses through the report with innovative youth-centric looks working alongside classic and contemporary styles. Styling is key and the fashion crowd inventively mixes styles in unconventional ways, providing design inspiration for future collections.
Comprehensive analysis of the Men’s A/W catwalk collections and presentation shows, provides a definitive trend outline for the season. This report reveals the new silhouettes and what’s influencing the looks, from cultural shifts, to dips into the past. The team take an in-depth look into the latest graphics, prints and fabric innovations to emerge, targeting the most commercially viable and inspiring designs. This season uniforms move into survival mode, tailoring is refined and shows an increase in volume, graphics reflect our highly visual culture, rock-star poets draw a fuzzy line between genders and casuals get a reality check.
The pre-fall collections have just finished, and our team of experts have analysed every show to compile a complete and comprehensive trend report for the entire season. These emerging themes have been selected for their power to inspire and drive design forward. Trends cover all areas of womenswear and include analysis of silhouette, proportion, styling, fabrication, surface pattern and decoration. Pre-Fall collections are an increasingly important part of the fashion calendar and add relevant insights into the coming season. The report is highly visual with special attention to styles that add a fresh and exciting new vocabulary to the current fashion conversation.
This design issue is inspired by the Trend & Colour Forecast for spring/summer 2016 and the three main trends: Screenage, Ecocide and Paradox. Designs for Screenage resonate with a heightened sense of femininity and novelty. In Ecocide we look to nature’s delicate forms, which are captured in delicate patterns for urban summer styles. Paradox, explores contemporary tailoring with unexpected details and fabric combinations.
Detailed designs offer a platform for creativity and a solid base for new collections for 2016. Each theme is divided into women and youth categories and contains designs for apparel and accessories. Sketches include outerwear, tailoring, knitwear, jersey, denim, separates, dresses, swimwear, beach and accessory designs.
Technical sketches are ready to download and customise using Adobe Illustrator or other vector design software; download individual designs or the entire matrix, complete with the figure template.