This fall sees an eclectic mix of emerging new trends, along with well thought out twists on classic statement pieces. From the Gucci renaissance biker jacket, to the mix-and-match of Prada’s textures, and Christopher Bailey’s unfailing creative twists on Burberry classics; the FW16 shows were full of colour combinations and ingenious flair. Statement furs, thoughtful layering, colour combinations and reinvented checkers… here are some of Toh PR’s most anticipated and wearable trends for next season.
The bomber is back, Chanel, Emilio Pucci, Stella McCartney and Burberry are amongst the brands who are bringing the bomber to life this season. Whether in a sleek understated style, full of bold prints or in metallic colour-ways, the Bomber is in for both men and women.
We saw a stint of velvet in 2014 trends, however this season the velvet wave is back again, bigger and better. Velvet brings a contrasting elegance and shine to autumn / winters heavy knits, suits, trousers, jackets, boots and accessories; you name it, expect a velvet variation…
Forget sticking to monotone autumnal shades this year, real men will be wearing pink. To add to this confident colour-way, you will also find splashes of colour and humour across kitsch styling’s from the likes of Kenzo, Gucci, Paul Smith, Prada, D&G… let’s see who will be the best on the high-street for these playful components.
In the age of powerful women, trends for the upcoming season will see woman owning male style, with oversized coats, broad shoulders, straight legged trousers and more. AllSaints has owned this trend with a range of distinctive oversized coats in their AW16 range.
Athleisure wear? Nowadays active wear is the new daily-wear, and this doesn’t stop for AW’16. Versace, Louis Vuitton, DKNY, and Balenciaga are among those taking street active wear to the next level. Take a look at lululemon’s day-to-day items to carry this look in the Middle East.
Erdem, Marni, Marc Jacobs, Fendi, and more showcased regal styles for the new season with neck high cuts, opulent patterns and majestic ruffles. An elegant and empowering look for the women of the world, check out Aspinal of London’s 1920’s inspired collections of accessories to finalise the look head to toe.
Let’s not forget this winter’s real-deal, with warming furs and shaggy coats coming into play. Men and women can admire the works of Maison Margiela, Balenciaga, Tory Burch, Carven and so many more to wrap up in the fall season. You can also rejoice that bikers are back, never failing, easy to style, a good biker should be a staple for all.