Monday, 11 July 2011
•Prints and Patterns
- Designers haven’t been shy to going wild for Prints and Patterns this year, such as a seen on this year’s catwalk was polka dots, leopard prints, Hawaiian prints, bold and bright dye prints. Dolce and Gabbana have modernize the trend of star prints on the catwalk, which the star print has become a must have to be seen in, whether if it’s a T-Shirt or a mini dress that suits every occasion.
-Pleat designs are currently popular on the catwalk, red carpet and also on the high street. Miu Miu showcased in their runway spring 2011 of pleats. Whether if it’s a pleated dress, long nude or light pink pleated skirt along with white or cream top, it has become a summer must for 2011.
-Seventies Style has become a popular trend seen on the catwalk for spring/summer 2011. This will enable for both females and males to either wear bold, fun and colourful choices due to this trend. Designers such as Marc Jacobs has already embraced the seventies style trends with big and bold prints and accessories that showcase the seventies style in 2011.
-Stripes is a constant in style trend that can be worn all seasons, at any time, but in the Spring/Summer 2011 catwalk, the trend is to make it colourful and bold statements, with just simple stripes. Prada shows the colourfulness of stripes, Even if it’s a top, skirt or dress.
-Block Colours is a trending this year, colours that stand out such as pink, yellow, orange, blue, are all popular at the moment. This trend will allow for you to make bold statements with what you are wearing, allowing for there to be creativity with the colours that are being worn. Lanvin shows the ideal case of wearing block colours.