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theme 4/styling trends/knitwear/accessories & jewelry
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THEME 4 styling trends SPRING/SUMMER 2010
Crisp, sexy, colorful, sportswear- Fabrics: A lot of solid colors in smooth, matte are technical, light, matte, smooth, coated, with
revival and self-dramatization and semi-matte optics, mono- structures, pigment and high-tech finishing, as well as solid
satins, cotton stretch, colored denim, light- colored satins.
This theme is inspired by urban daily life, speed weight nylon, glossy coatings in patent, metal
and the corresponding nightlife scene, personal and mother-of-pearl optics, openwork patch- Styles: Colorful blazers, high-tech lumber and
expression and playful self-dramatization, the work, pixel-embroideries, colored lace and parkas in neon colors, slender, glossy chinos
art and music world. It revolves around a perso- sequins. and Bermuda pants, jogging pant types, shorts,
nal style that consciously uses contradictions lumber, shirts with color blockings, biker jackets,
such as sexy details and sportive styles with city Designs: XS and XL prints, overlarge graphic colored jeans, cargo pants, rugby shirts, T-
wear, electric street wear and luxurious indivi- motifs, kaleidoscopic patterns, ultra-contra- shirts, tank tops with layered print effects, color-
dual pieces. The theme is based on blazers, sting stripes, checks, “lego” designs, colorful ful shirts.
biker-jackets, jogging and drainpipe trousers, tie-dyes, jungle patchwork and psychedelic
wrap-around tops, dresses with marked con- motifs. Colors: Intense pastels in royal aqua, citrus,
trast-zips and tapes, overalls, bling bling acces- coral, red, rose pink, accents in black, grey and
sories. Fabrics are technical, light, glossy, trans- Men’s wear white.
parent, coated and complemented by leather
and denim. The color chart shows intense Colorful, urban, sportive, 70’s Fabrics: Solid-colored materials in natural sha-
colors in solids, color blockings and mixtures revival and culture-fusion des and mixtures, smooth, matte, semi-matte,
with white and urban grey stretch-types, satins, mono-structures, blue
Playful and full of fantasy, men enjoy and live out and black denim, colored denim, colorful
Styles: Blazers, smocking vests with materi- their creative potential by adding also a portion shirting fabrics, lightweight nylons, metallic and
al’s mix, high-tech blousons, leather-lumber of humor and self-irony. Street wear combines in glossy coatings in lightweight qualities,
with accented shoulders and zips, drainpipe a carefree way with retro-smartness. Influences transparency, metal and paper optics.
and jogging pants, wide roll-up pants, overalls, from the 70’s, the hip-hop scene and a culture
dresses and tunics with contrast-zips, tapes, mix characterize the scene. Personal Designs: Well-placed prints, colorful stripes,
XL-prints, layering effect, T-shirts with wrap- expression is the key: it plays on intense colors checks, Madras-squares, colorful pixels, ringlets,
around, layering or glossy effects, ringlets, and contrasting designs, clear, well-defined psychedelic motifs, délavés, camouflage and
prints, printed and destroyed denim. shapes and striking accessories. The outfits mix Hawaii motifs, ultra-contrasting stripes, geometry,
blazers with jogging-pants, colorful high-tech graphic designs.
Colors: Intense tones in yellow, pink, mango, lumber with clean Bermuda pants, clean suits
raspberry, green, lime, indigo. Also: combinati- with shirts, rugby lumber with cargo pants, bling
on colors such as white, urbane grey and bling shirts with hoodies and satin shorts. Fabrics
THEME 4 knitwear trends SPRING/SUMMER 2010
Yarns: Fine to medium yarns, glossy and matte Patterns: Geometrical jacquards, checks, dots Men’s wear: An urban lifestyle, inspired by
looks, compact stretch types, micro-structures, and “bajadera” stripes are combined with each dynamic day schedules and a vibrant nightlife
multicolored moulinés and printed effects. other in this sense. Surfaces may also be scene, by pictures from the soul and pop scene,
embroidered with “oversized” crystals or rocks. by humor and self-reliance. Personal expression
Women’s wear: Collages are a principle that is the key. Sunny, light shades and a commitment
also applies to pattern and style combinations in Over-large, graphic motifs, kaleidoscopic to patterns enhance the degree of freedom.
the new knitwear. Collages are more than patch- patterns, ultra-contrasting stripes, checks, “lego” From pastels to “acidulé” sports, this joyful vivid
works: they demand new liberties and fresh designs, colorful tie-dyes, jungle patchwork and color palette encompasses all.
ideas. The season provides plenty of impulses as psychedelic motifs.
a sort of “energy infusion” and as a stimulus for Shapes: Preppy polo shirts with white shorts,
new developments. It offers many chances to Knit wear in fine yarns, mohair, prints, art color contrasts, clean hoodies, club logos, tank
create something special, experimental and jacquards, with shaggy and glossy effects, tops.
individual, to position your “own handwriting”. ringlets, color-blockings, multicolored intarsia,
schematic and well-placed patterns. Patterns: Fresh stripes, colorful stripes, checks,
Shapes: In knitwear, details are the salient “Madras” squares, colorful pixels, ringlets,
point. Especially important are deep V- psychedelic motifs, camouflage and Hawaii
necklines, asymmetric collar shapes and motifs.
draping effects. Coarse and fine materials are
combined together. Compact jerseys, sweat Compact jerseys, sweatshirt types, smooth,
fabrics, smooth or matte stitch patterns, matte knits, mélanges, all with stripes, ringlets,
mélanges, all with ringlets, tie-dye effects and geometrical patterns, contrasting details and
contrasting details such as tapes and piping. especially striking, enhanced fastenings and
Transparency and layering are part of all
themes. Large pockets are not only useful but
also decorative. Fine-knits are used for
hoodies, cardigans and tops with layering
THEME 4 accessories & jewelry trends SPRING/SUMMER 2010
Materials Belts & shoes
- Leathers are smooth, sometimes polished. - Woven belts
- Color combinations play a role as piping or - Boat shoes
contrasting edges and contours. - Color updated sneakers
- Comics-inspired prints and applications are
eye-catching effects. Jewelry + watches + sunglasses
- Collage motifs are in, even here.
Bags - Watches in a variety of colors
- Bags are also updated by combining materials - Synthetics in shades and designs reminiscent
into collages. of Asian-artificial influences are turned into
- Bags in a variety of colors also prefer the new, decorative wide armlets and chain links.
softer basic shapes. Rucksack or backpack - Large patterned or colorful sunglasses.
shapes in red, green and blue are a novelty.
- Shoulder bags
Ties & shawls
- Fresh Vichy and two-tone ties
accessories & jewelry trends