In its SS17 beauty Trendbook, Carlin Creative Trend Bureau has dare a strong focus on eyes, either as mesmerizing exotics or intense primary pigments. Two prescriber trends, personified by the latest fashion shows.
A symbol of passion, sensuality and strength, the rose is a classic icon and has been coming through strongly not only in the SS17 catwalks, but also as a graphic theme for tattoos, beauty and social media visual curating.
Following our Nostalgia Part I report, we examine the massive comeback of 90s athletics and street style in the fastest growing segment of the clothing industry. Sportswear sales increased by just under 7% in 2016, thus outperforming all other clothing categories for the third year running.
Beyond Seinfeld’s iconic shirt, the ruffle has managed to take its Elizabethan and 16th century European roots and propel them into 2017. The drama of fashion, as always, anchors itself strongly in historical references.
The line becomes the principal focus in this report showcasing artists, illustrators and designers celebrating the power of a single continuous stroke and putting it at centre stage of their design vision.