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SS ’20: The Purple Pastel Palette! #TrendAlert

Make way for the millennial purple this season! With a cool, breezy vibe, there’s a new cheery shade to own – Lilac! A new pastel shade became a part of the ramps and runways in all it’s cheerful and soothing tones this season – Lilac. This colour trend was booming across social media and as a part of every industry too! Florence by Mills, the makeup and skincare brand by Milly Bobby Brown, is heavily influenced by this dreamy shade – And there’s absolutely no one who isn’t loving it! The Cool of the Pastel Hue While the colour trend was making everyone dance to its tune, the ramps were completely on-board to leisure with Lilac, too! While Max Mara was playing around with Bermuda suits & sheath dresses for the summer, Lilac was the colour theme. Loewe, on the other hand, was colour-blocking with prints! Think lace, feminine additions…

SS’20: No Hassle for Tassels! #TrendAlert

Let’s go with something hassle-free, shall we? Make way for fringes in a knot, strands in a bunch and layers of swaying strings this Spring-Summer 2020! From accessories to clothing, tassels were all over the runway with their swish and sway strands. Tassels have been a part of fashion (in every sense) since ancient Egypt and biblical times. Findings its way on garments, blankets, rugs, chandeliers and draperies – tassels became a part of everything over the years. From small and casual Renaissance designs to staid designs of the Victorian Era, tassels continued to evolve. Twirling in Tassels! Making its way to the current trend, Tassels became a part of the runway with ease. From belts, shoes, bags to clothes, they were not just a trend, but a new essential for basically everything. Valentino’s show consisted of bell-shaped flounces with a tassel belt add-ons. Burberry, on the other hand, incorporated…

SS’20: Ode to the French Suave! #TrendAlert

Say hello to a classic refresh! Think knee-length skirts, ruffles, pleats and all paired with boots! We’re bringing back the French fashion and in all its poise too. Bourgeois fashion is back! And with a modern twist too. This trend is carrying on this season with one side depicting the 70s classics and the other adding on that tinge of sophistication from the millennial era. With contrasting mod prints, bohemian layers and retro accessories, it is the formal blend that anyone was Ever looking for. Parisienne Posh The designers were all set to add on a new flair to this trend. From Victoria Beckham’s buttoned-up approach to neat pencil skirts that were the Gucci show, there was a lot to watch out for. Celine’s collection was the perfect ode to this Parisian trend. From leather jackets, bow-ties, pleated skirts, ruffles and all things feminine to knee-length boots and practical bags,…

SS’20: It’s a Total Blackout! #TrendAlert

Black is making a comeback this season, in all its haunting and daunting ways! Spring-Summer 2020 just got a new colour trend people!! And that too, a universally loved one. Quoting Coco Chanel, “When I find a colour darker than black, I’ll wear it. But until then, I’m wearing black!”, holds true for all of us. Even though we like all the vibrant colours of the rainbow, Black holds a special place in our hearts. And this season, it’s all about going head-to-toe in this colour trend or pairing it up with vibrant hues – which honestly, we don’t mind. At. All. The colour Black became a statement during the #MeToo Movement that started in 2017 and then later with the Times Up Movement of 2018, where women stood in solidarity against sexual harassment. The Golden Globes red carpet was filled with these neutral-powered outfits as well. Later a group…

SS ’20: The Return of the Vintage Denim! #TrendAlert

Flared, bootcut, bell-bottomed, straight, are no longer only about the 70s, but about Spring-Summer 2020 too! Denim is making a comeback this season and that too, in all it’s vintage style. Go head-to-toe this SS20 with the denim trend ’cause it’s back in all it’s retro styling. From vintage washes, 70s flares, cropped culottes, shorts to classic jackets and washed-out blues, denim is all about being effortlessly cool, and we can’t get enough! Indigo on the Go! The shade of the season? – Indigo was seen raging across all the ramps and runways. Celine’s collection, which was basically an ode to classic dressing, incorporated denim shirts with extra-long wide jeans and tasselled bags. Reminding us a little of ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ and even ‘Grease’, there were long blazers, boots and even suede jackets. Chanel, on the other hand, played with ruffles and lace additions. Alberta Ferretti, while…

SS’20: The Safari Explorers! #TrendAlert

Utility meets Indiana Jones this season! From pockets galore to Earthy tones and yes, heels, it’s a new feminine-yet-confident style to try on! The Safari style made a comeback this Spring Summer 2020, and after all the Bermuda and Tropical craze, this trend was bound to happen! With an easy to carry, full of Summer vibe and effortlessly cool look, this trend had a 70s revival feel with belted skirts, jumpsuits paired with tucked-in shirts in both prints and flowy fabrics. Adventure in Poise The ramps and runways were all about poised looks in cargo pants, gladiator shoes and jackets. Lots and lots of jackets! Inspired by the Military clothing of the late 19th century, it’s not about crisp drill clothing, but a little more Summer. and Dolce & Gabbana did just that. With a hint of Tropical to their explorer outfits, there were shorts, trench coats, jumpsuits paired with…

SS’20: Scarves, Scarves & More Scarves! #TrendAlert

There’s a new clothing game-changer in town with knots, stitches and Summery flows! Any guesses? It’s the era of the Scarf! And NOT in an accessory format. Scarf, scarf everywhere and not just in the hair or air. Scarves this Spring-Summer 2020 have taken a turn towards mainstream clothing. In all it’s print and quirky formats, this season it’s all about the drapes and wearing them as clothes rather than accessories. From pants to tops to even dresses, there’s a scarf realigned for all looks. This silky addition is being called the ‘Scarf Dressing’ which is the new street-style to make way for. Fasten it, Knot it or Dress it up! The ramps and runways were going head-over-heels with this trend! While Burberry was adding on these silky flows to formals and neutrals, Erdem was all about the print play. Combining various print patterns and colours together, it was a…

SS’20: For the Love of Short Suits! #Styling

The Bermuda trend is raging all over the world and right in time too! With Summer, bringing on the heat, it’s time for a little cool, little hip and a whole lotta casual addition to our work. Cut it short! This Spring-Summer 2020, Bermudas are back in all their work to party styling. A twist on the classic suit, this season it’s about being part 9-5 ready and part California-cool. Designers too added their individuality to this trend. While Alberta Ferretti combined on-the-road feels to work, Brandon Maxwell added blazers to short shorts. Chloe’s collection showcased layering, while Givenchy went with knee-length Bermudas & blazers – the kind of cool cut we need. (See: Trend Alert) Now while all the ramps, runways and red carpets were donning this confident and voguish trend, we too were quite ready to present our take! Inspired by these tailored styles and baggy shorts, we’ve…

SS’20: Bingeing on Bermuda Suits! #TrendAlert

‘Cut it Short’, ‘Short cuts’ and ‘cool cuts’ have been the call of the ramps this Spring-Summer 2020. After all the biker shorts rage that we saw last season, there’s a new version in town! The Bermuda suits! This season workwear took a turn towards the casual-cool vibe with a Bermuda trend. Also known as mom shorts, these usually hover around the knee and is THE vacation outfit since the 40s. This trend took off during the 30s and 40s where this style was in sync with the yachting, resorting lifestyle of the elite. During the same time, Claire McCardell translated these styles for activities like gardening and exercise. These shorts came under the limelight during the 50s again, in full plaid form for grad students. Not that’s versatility at it’s best! Shout out to the 90s kids, where Laura Dern is wearing a khaki ensemble while she runs away…

SS ’20: All About Rock Star Tailoring! #TrendAlert

Say hello to the new power dress of the season! The key highlights? Imagine the 70s, the Disco collar, long blazers, waistcoats and flared pants – all coming together to form the suit. The Pant Suit. Quoting Barney Stinson (’cause of course we have to!), it is time to Suit Up! And that too, in all the vintage looks and three-piece suits. Low slung trousers, power shoulders, disco collar and an array of colours were visible across all the ramps and runways. A key element of the 1970s, the pantsuit was about pursuing equality as women entered the workforce. One of the major influencers of the Pantsuit was the movie Annie Hall, which showcased Diane Keaton wearing this attire on a daily basis (and pulling it off, if we must say). Margot Kidder in Superman (See: Louis Lane) was also a suit – spiration if we must say! Keeping it…

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