After a month long marathon where our eyes without respite crossed the effervescence of the fashion shows, the CARLIN eye has decrypted and confirmed womens trends for this season, through four themes; NEWTOPIA, SIDERATION, EVEIL and CIRCLE.
But before approaching them what can be retained of the essential ?? as already announced in the pre-fall last December, and highlighted in our article on the latest Paris Fashion Week, we can say that a couture influence takes precedence over street-wear references.
The next collections brings a more elegant woman up to date and tailoring will definitely be one of the key trends next season, but don’t worry! There are many possible interpretations from the most daring to the most formal.
A large field of possibilities opens up; seduction will resume more structured forms with more exaggerated volume, isn’t it a certain affirmation of feminine power, a way of emancipating women by reinforcing their look nomadic, romantic, glamorous.
A free femininity that expresses an atypical style combining urban functionality and sportswear comfort.
The utility revisits its proportions, the volumes take an oversize scale, the baroude style turns into a more minimal look, practicality and elegance are on the same ground.
A little artistic, a little nomadic bohemian allure with a certain nonchalance and references borrowed from a rich heritage. The silhouette is superimposed or wrapped, accentuating the games of asymmetrical lengths; the cape between blanket and poncho, the cashmere fringed skirt and the faded silky dress suggest charm.
TWEED & CHECK REMIX
British and Scottish influences experiment with tartan tiles in a creative construction. Sets of back / place inserts or bold assemblies of so-called “modest” materials give the garments a grungy look.
Off-road loan, from utility to revival 70’s, the wallet takes again the rank in maximized version strapped, patched, bi-material, when the boot ensures with a notched plumb, compensated or enhanced with a broad beveled square heel.
The overwhelming attractions
A retro seduction redesigned all in roundness for purified and playful comfort-wear.
The oversize scale is maximized; the mantle lengthened spirit bathrobe are declined with greediness in acidulated tones , even sliced in two colors. Versatile elegance dares eccentricity, shoulders round, frown, flaps take surrealistic paces.
FUNKY COLOR KNITS
Joyfully playful, the mesh expresses itself with generosity; in maximum arty color-blocking , naively figurative or with a colourful ergonomics.
POP COUTURE DRESS
A half baby doll, a half 80’s, the little dress with shortened proportions and puffed sleeves heckle the dressy wardrobe bringing a new breath vibration satin, electric moire.
Hat-like protection and a joyfully affectionate nod; the bell hat takes height or plays with unexpected hybridizations between bob and balaclava or hat and cap. The duffel bag takes on volume and scale.
Romanticism with a classic, carelessly sober look, and a nostalgic delicacy.
WARM SOFTNESS MASCULIN/FEMININ
In comfortwear nostalgic masculine / feminine style is superimposed with a languid nobility, the trouser suit and the skirt with the jacket and the maxi overcoat. The tinseled, tweeded tiles with brushed, felted finishings blend in harmonies of shades gray, green.
Wisely slender, soberly elegant, the dress is superimposed on the trousers, with a simplified aestheticism from the most structured to the most fluid, associated with complicity.
Between day and night, carelessly undressed, casually too long or slightly transparent, the romantic look is lighter.
The corseted look displays a seduction both modest and indecent, the size maintained it redraws a curved silhouette playing with obvious overlays.
On a large scale, the maxi bag or pouch chooses a rectangular format that is both flexible and rigid.
Slingbacks or ankle-strap pumps accuse or split into two-in-one fake.
Power dressing that emphasizes a tailored silhouette with structured, asymmetrical dimensions.
Increased tailoring; the exaggeratedly marked middle part affirms a very couture femininity with exaggerated shoulders, with the architectural sleeves, revealing a fastening drawn with the cord. Day and Night they deliver statutory insurance an incisive glamor.
In total monochrome look, extra soft leather like a second skin plays the ultra-efficient elegance card. Loose volume and close to the body working together to reveal a satin shine, or lacquered with tones deeply charismatic.
Froufrou couture, a look that flirts with a certain eclecticism, architectural ruffles, lamé pleats or printed textured trompe l’oeil, brings together a festive 80’s look.
Multi-faceted femininity is played with studs and precious stones, standing for Hollywood heroine or rock star. Sharp on high heels perched, it reigns domineering or falsely conventional, it emancipates as a bourgeois woman from neighborhoods.