Tagged: trend report


#Normcore Was Literally on the News

#Normcore has officially gone #mainstream: the hot new “trend,” which has been clogging everyone’s feeds since NY Magazine’s recent divisive article about young 20-something New Yorkers preferring Adidas slides to stilettos, was reported on by … read more »

POSTED March 5, 2014 12:30PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: ,

NYFW Trend Report: Sex Club Sheers

FADER NYFW, Spring 2014 Save for a few outliers, New York Fashion Week rarely produces challenging collections. It’s a predictably pretty affair where designers test out their creative impulses with accessories, beauty looks, and atmospherics … read more »

POSTED September 13, 2013 2:30PM IN STYLE, STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,

NYFW Trend Report: Floor Patterns

FADER NYFW, Spring 2014 The writing was on the wall when See By Chloé sent out their fall 2012 collection in front of a marble backdrop. A year later, Alexander Wang would transform the luxe … read more »

POSTED September 10, 2013 3:34PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , ,

NYFW Trend Report: Bucket Hats

FADER NYFW, Spring 2014 Earl Sweatshirt brought it back, and Schoolboy Q and Kid Cudi followed. Thanks to a bevy of hip-hop artists and designers’ renewed interest in ‘90s trends (see: Saint Laurent’s recent grunge … read more »

POSTED September 8, 2013 5:07PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Trend Report: Painterly Prints at Raf Simons and Walter Van Beirendonck

Raf Simons is now the toast of the fashion world as the Creative Director at Christian Dior and with his own namesake Raf Simons line, but once, a long time ago, he was just an … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2013 3:37PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Trend Report: Some of the Craziest Looks from London Men’s Collections

Every season, the London Men’s Collections in the UK are the world’s testing grounds for all the craziest ideas for guys’ closets—some stick (it’s where streetwear has been reinvigorated these past couple of years), some … read more »

POSTED June 17, 2013 11:16AM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , ,

Trend Report: Resort’s Pale Pastels

When designers’ special resort collections hit stores around turkey time in November, it actually looks like you’ll have plenty of opportunities to rock looks in pretty shades of Easter bunny. A number of the cruise … read more »

POSTED June 11, 2013 10:28AM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , , ,

Trend Report: School Girl Skirts

In a marked shift from the masculine trousers of past seasons, school girl style full skirts have been sashaying down runways for fall 2013. We first spotted the trend at New York Fashion Week on … read more »

POSTED February 25, 2013 10:21AM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: ,

Trend Report: Sade Style

Looks like our beloved R&B songstress Sade is having a moment on the spring runways. Gaultier’s show (pictured above) was a tribute to pop stars of the eighties, and he sent not one, but seven … read more »

POSTED October 2, 2012 2:30PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Trend Report: Shiny Surfaces

London Fashion Week is still underway, and as always, it’s a great incubator of ideas. We’re starting to see a metallic thread shine through many of the collections, ranging from hyper-reflective sci-fi surfaces that look … read more »

POSTED September 18, 2012 1:30PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , ,