Street Style Inspiration of November

As dark red is one of the key colour of this season (see our trend report here), let’s look at some of the street style to see how the fashionista interpret this colour:       Source: Lookbook.nu (Bobby R., Sonja G., Ebba Z., Peter A., Edward H.)

On the Street: Most Hyped Style in October

It’s end of month so let’s look at some trending street style from global fashionista: Pattern Sweater Autumn Colour Image sources: Lookbook.nu (PETRA K., ANOUSKA P., ANALISA N., BOBBY R., ZOLTÁN S., ADAM G.)

SS2013 Womenswear RTW Runway Trends

Spring Summer 2013 will be a summer with less colours. Black and white dominate runway, complementing with tough fighter-like silhouette and metallic armour. A new (or old) crinoline shaped body is up and rising. Print is getting thematic. In FW12, Marc Jacobs staged exaggerating outfits to recreate the small wait/ big bust female shape. (See…

Fashion Innovation: The New Dior by Raf Simons

Supposedly fashion is always looking for something new. New colours, new trends, new materials in new season. But after all, who can really create something unseen before? Fortunately for Dior, Raf Simons makes it possible. For the new ready-to-wear collection, Raf took inspiration from the staple of the house, the Bar Jacket. Monsieur Dior used…

On the Street: Most Hyped Style in September

We are keen on doing something new.  So apart from the runway analysis we normally do, this month we try to summarize the street style trend also. For those who like us that cannot afford to purchase from the prestigious brands, we can still be inspired by those rocking the street style. Looking at the…

Menswear SS2013 Runway Trends

In spring summer 2013, we see that the casual dressing trend is going much further. Brands that always focus on classic elegance like Ferragamo and Valentino are dumping dress shoes for trainers. Alexander Wang and Versace are putting strong emphasis on sports theme. Prada and Burberry are steering the sandal-suits combination in this season. Even…

Boundary Blurring: Bring local to global

Between East and West, North and South, there is no definite boundary anymore. Are you sure that black contrasts with white? Are you sure the opposite of male is female? Come from a boundary blurring world, designers feel more legitimate to put local ideas on global stage. Here are some evidences from London Fashion week. Nova Chiu…

F/W 2012 Womenswear RTW Trend Report – Details & Colors

In the previous post we shared seven key thematic trends for next winter. Other than that, there are some items that look hot for next winter, for example high slit skirt and jewel-decorated clothing. The latter, strongly advocated by Miuccia and Marc in this season, looks incredibly promising. Mashing up texture and pattern have been…

F/W 2012 Womenswear RTW Trend Report – Key Trends

In the S/S runway white is overwhelming; but now the darkness comes. Fashion is entering a dark age. You will never feel weak when you are in black. An accent of shiny gold or bloody red simply makes you stronger. Yes, she’s a leader, she’s killer. The gothic look this season is nothing similar to that in past…