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SS ’20: The Call of the White Swan #JustIn

White makes a comeback this season, in all its pure and fearless forms. From feather additions to lacework, Spring Summer 2020 is kicking off with promising vibes! In a clean, fresh and pure hue, Pantone called Brilliant White the new demure colour of the season. And we were definitely on board with that! While designers took various routes of drama, fantasy and even sustainability, one thing was clear. White was the colour of the brave in the new fashion world. Falling under the Macro Trend of Fantasy World, this season white is looking towards the future in all it’s rebellious & peace-loving ways. While Richard Quinn’s runway backdrop unveiled the new world in dreamy lace gowns and face masks, Cecilie Bahnsen’s combined classic tailoring to lace whites and sheer fabrics. Standing true to the season’s pitch, it’s all about being serene in a fierce way. Head to Toe Whiteout Although…

AW 19/20: The Hat Takeover of the Season! #NewLaunch

There’s a new accessory in town and right in time for winter too! Saves our hair, covers our ears and basically makes us all look a little cooler…Can you guess the trend? Under the Save Our Hair initiative, Autumn-Winter 2019/20 just got a whole lot trendier with hats making a comeback. From work to play, hats this season is for all moods and possibly all outfits too. From bucket to beret, headgear is the new way to go. Whether it’s about going OTT or a minimal add-on to your attire, hats are THE accessory of the season you’ll need before stepping out. Just like the Queen! Hello, Hats! The ramps and runways were completely in to take this trend up. With Chanel’s winter clothing, stylised fedora hats debuted in contrasting and monochrome prints. Whoever said you can’t do head-to-toe checks, is surely about to get schooled. Christian Dior too, added…

AW 19/20: Winter is Here. And so is Tweed! #NewLaunch

Winter has finally arrived, just like Game of Thrones and we’re all set to conquer the winter, that too, in a new trend! A version of tweed that took over all the ramps and also hearts, it’s all about the Houndstooth weave this season. Winter means layering up, long sleeves, high-necks and thicker fabrics. Given we don’t want to get out of bed, but then there are responsibilities that we Just Can’t ditch. So even though we’ll still be layering up, it doesn’t mean it can’t be as per the latest fashion trend! Adding on the new print cum weave of the season, it’s time for the houndstooth to take over – that too in all it’s monochrome tones. Tweed Treat A part of the Tweed stream, AW 19/20 kicked off with Chanel celebrating the last collection designed by Karl Lagerfeld. A tribute that led many eyes to be welled…

AW 19/20: Cocktails & Suits! #Trendalert

Taking on the famous Tom Cruise quote of ‘Cocktails & Dreams’, there’s a whole lot of drama in the air! And we couldn’t get enough. There’s a new inspiration in town, the evening suit! After all the glitz, glamour and OTT vibes, there was also the causal knits, checks and greys for all. But the takeaway from it all were suits for all occasions. After flowy trends and prints, there was an overarching theme this season. Structured, sophisticated and classics make a comeback this season in all its elegant vibes. And this time around, it’s an evening wear option too! Suit Up Gone are the days of suits being an officewear attire Only. This Autumn-Winter season, suits are also for casuals and parties too. In all it’s vibrant colours, prints and a lot of layers, the cocktail suit has all the pros. Making a three-piece suit both relaxed yet statement,…

AW 19/20: The Knits in Shining Armour! #FridayRefresh

Winter has set in and with it, our wardrobes are changing massively and so are the ramps! After all the colour pop and OTT things, it’s time for some super-cosy, homely and supersized vibes. Can you guess the trend? Supersized was the call of the runways after all the work and party needs were satisfied. In oversized forms and chunky weaves, knitwear took over all casual wear in all its grandeur. The supersized knits fashion took the front row when Lenny Kravitz stepped out with his shawl cum blanket scarf. The internet exploded, and so did the fashion trend. From cutwork to oversized sweaters, ponchos to colour-blocked knits, there was a whole lotta knit to see! Knit, Knit Everywhere… Designers were all set to dazzle us with their knit interpretations, and of course, they didn’t let us down. M Missoni’s collection gave us serious knit goals with their ribbed weave…

AW 19/20: Checks Fashion 101 #Trendalert

Plaids, Gingham, Argyle, Checker board….there are n number of ways to describe it, but it’s all about one pattern. Can you make a guess? ‘Let the checks take over!’ was definitely the call of this season with ramps and runways flooded with this print. From patchwork to windowpane to even haphazard ones, there were checks on all. This Autumn-Winter 2019/20 checks took the route of remixed heritage, with one end being nostalgic towards the 1990s grunge era (See: Plaid flannel shirts of Nirvana & Pearl Jam) and the other talking to the feminist. From hats to shoes, checks took overall, in just a snap. Runway Checks A special mention to Christian Dior’s collection as they took over the checks print like no other. With plaid trousers, coats, tulle skirts, dresses and even scarves, Maria Grazia Chiuri was on a rampage. And checks were her muse. From plaid to tartan and…

AW 19/20: 8 Types of Must-Have Sleeves of the Season! #trending

Coming together with the Autumn winter vibe, 2019 has been focusing all its trend energy on one thing – Sleeves. Autumn-winter 2019/20 fashion was a whole lot of colour and sobriety, with designers favouring the 70s, 80s and 90s fashion. However, the theme remained the same for everyone – Celebrating the woman of today, minus all requirements. And with this, shoulders and sleeves became the point of emphasis for everyone. Whether it was with a dramatic length or exaggerated high shoulders, there was a whole lot of sleeve play this season. Fabrics took a backseat this season with the design taking the front row, in all shapes and sizes. No longer was there one sleeve option out of many prints anymore. The design world had reversed its inspirations and gave us a whole lot to choose from. Here’s what the designers presented us with and how celebrities took over with…

AW 19/20: Slay it with Sleeves This Season! #Trendalert

After all the OTT love for all things black, feathers and neon colours, there’s room for some more, and this season, it’s all about the sleeves! From layers to ruffles to hanging ones, the sleeve has taken over fashion like never before. Whether it was Marc Jacobs version of fabric and feather twirls or Rodarte’s feminine puffed and ruffles of sleeves, there was a whole lot of sleeve love on the ramps. In combination with other trends of the season, sleeves played a part with all the drama it could muster. Dramatic Sleeves Taking inspiration from the 70s era dressing, big sleeves made a comeback this season in their larger-than-life vibe. From bell-shaped, puffed, balloon to cold-shoulder, sleeves took the spotlight with their statement looks. Where J W Anderson combined the sleeve action with plaids and knitted fabrics, Roksanda’s collection was an ode to all bright colours and vibrant looks.…

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