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Visual Focus -- The Pattern Craft Trend for Menswear and Womenswear
Shiny and eye-catching things have become the visual focus of most consumers, which makes glossy pattern craft popular in the market. 3D metal and gel are presented by thermal transfer printing; variable metallic materials use multiple ways to show patterns; lustrous rhinestone is a must have craft; heavy-industrial bead embroidery presents gorgeous looks; highly operable gold & silver offset printing has more and more applications and shows better firmness.
Swanky Youth -- The Design Development of Menswear
The new generation of swanky youth grows up with information explosion. Cultural difference promotes the boom of varied community cultures. Swanky youth are fearless and youthful to display the charm of street culture. Graffiti, skateboard and rap help to express themselves, like their mother tongue. Swanky youth use their fashion fetish to demonstrate the endless possibilities of wild growing and break the gender border to create a new scene of gender fluidity. The swanky youth are exploring themselves and sending out the wild power of new generation.
Digital Virtuality -- The Pattern Trend for Menswear
Influenced by the NFT trend, the uniqueness and futurist feel of digital art have attracted many fashionistas. Art and virtual internet are under widespread applications and attempts. Surreal scenery can be shown through flowing liquid and the collision between time and space. Pixel games present the nostalgic retro, and digital fantasy brings a visual feast. Besides, virtual nature provides more fashion possibilities.
Decoding of Chinese Style -- The Detail Craft of Women's Shirt & Blouse
Young consumers' confidence of national culture takes consumption concept to a spiritual level. We apply Chinese elements on modern styles to show practicality and inherit the culture.
Advanced Fashion -- The Silhouette Trend for Men's T-shirt & Sweatshirt
Super comfort is the mainstream of this season, and comfort-oriented homewear becomes the key item, which satisfies multi-occasional and unisex requirements. Advanced mix & match fitted high-neck pullover and basic languid sweatshirt with oversized silhouette can both easily realize the cross-seasonal concept. Street functional elements are applied on basic styles to increase the practicality and functionality.
Distinctive Applique -- The Pattern Craft Trend for Menswear
Applique is an unexpected masterpiece born in helplessness. Poor people in the past used embroidery and patch to mend the broken clothes, and these delicate handcrafted works become the applique. As a decoration element, applique has been popular in the fashion world for long. And with the development of crafts, creative effects are accepted by more and more consumers, such as multiple badges, cutout, multidimensional, raw-edge, fringe and craft combination.
Combination -- The Pattern Craft Trend for Menswear
Monotonous pattern can satisfy the individualized requirements of consumers no more. Multiple crafts are combined and overlapped to present clothing patterns. Multi-layer craft presents rich visual effect. Rhinestone, bead and embroidery are decorated on common gel printing. Dimensional letter is also a popular craft. Printing and spraying are applied on embossed surface to present the multi-layer effect. Thick-textured puff printing presents more voluminous effect. The combination of print and embroidery ingeniously decorates the printed pattern. The must-have badge and label element is presented by applique, printing and embroidery this season, which catches eyeballs and increases the playfulness.
Digital Artists --The Pattern Trend for Womenswear
Under the digitalization of global fashion, artists use complicated techniques to provide cartoon, scenery design, carving, painting and photograph with more diverse and abundant visual effects through digital art. They bring us a new way to present the physical world and virtual world. This report will introduce the works of digital artists, which are suitable for developing womenswear patterns, to provide inspiration and ideas.
Structure Extension -- The Detail Craft Trend for Men's T-shirt and Sweatshirt
T-shirt and sweatshirt items constantly occupy the biggest proportion of fashion markets for their versatility, comfort and cultural heritage. Therefore, there are countless evolved detail crafts. In this season, designers pay more attention to the structure design. The destructive structure design is noteworthy for its visual impact; classic double-layer structure design provides newness and continues its popularity. Rich changes and decorations are also applied on the structure of pockets. And with the development of craft and technique, deconstruction design has more possibilities and diversification. Notably, the distressed design at structural edges is not too extravagant but ingeniously integrates whole body with details.
Eastern Aesthetics -- The Design Development of Women's Loungewear
"National confidence" and "cultural output" are right on trend. Due to the instability of foreign economy, international trades transfer to sales in domestic market. Many OEMs working for foreign brands turn to serve domestic customers and sell on e-commerce platforms, which accelerate the rise of Chinese products. Consumers find that local brands also have good quality. From Chinese Fashion 1.0 to 2.0, domestic designers emerge on international fashion weeks to disseminate and inherit Chinese culture. From May to July 2020, the sales of Hanfu on T-mall overseas platform get a year-on-year growth of over 20%. As classics fuse with modernity. Chinese style is given a new lease of style.
Autumn Styling -- The Detail Craft Trend for Men's Down Jacket
The detail craft design of down jacket combines functionality, practicality and fashion, such as detachable elongated garment. Distorted placket largely enriches the styling. Adjustable side details show better practicality. The large dimensional pockets present volume. And the thumbhole cuff design is applied on down jacket more to provide stronger protective and thermal functions, showing a practical and fashionable styling.
Delicate Sweatshirt -- The Detail Craft Trend for Men's Sweatshirt
Detail is the best place to show ingenious designs. As an all-year-long item, the diversification of sweatshirt design attracts more attention of designers. The inner side of loop fabric is used as the outer side. And the splicing of two sides presents a delicate textural feeling. Diverse necklines can better present the uniqueness of design on neat structures. The innovative multi-edge design is suitable for avant-garde brands, and the layered hem is also noteworthy. Besides, raw-edge irregular splicing, side splicing, shoulder details and exposed seams are also recommended.
Upgraded Practicality -- The Silhouette Trend for Mens' Jacket
The key developing point of jackets this season is classic revolution and maintained practicality. There have been bigger changes on the collar of classic preppy style baseball jacket. Large volume and placement deconstructed details are applied on classic pilot jacket to show chic. Practical multi-pocket jacket, windproof hooded loose jacket and narrow-collar loose jacket which tightens hem and cuffs are still under development this season. The placement details pursue high quality and practicality, and the whole presents practical leisure style.
Filter Reality -- The Theme Fabric Trend for S/S 2022 Menswear
S/S 2022 determined to be full of uncertainty, just like the recurrence and mutant of epidemic in the early 2021. The young consumers are immersed in the virtual world to release emotion and filter the reality. And these all aspects will rebuild our designs and street textures. The rapid development of digital science technology and the color feeling of fantastic soft focus will reveal the endless possibilities of men's street fabrics under the theme Filter Reality. From virtual video games to digital science technology, Gen-Z is continuously searching for new ways of catharsis, and this is also a key concept of this theme fabric trend. The brand new designs and high-tech innovative textures bring stronger avant-garde street feeling to futuristic menswear brands.
Swanky Youth -- The Theme Trend for S/S 2022
The swanky youth of new era are growing up in this global information explosion environment. And the cultural conflicts between East and West promote the development of various community cultures. They use the fearless attitude of extreme youth to present the classic charm of street culture. Art forms like graffiti, skateboarding and rap are just like their mother tongue and become the manifestos of self-expression. Swanky youth use their fashion fetish to demonstrate the endless possibilities of wild growing and break the gender border to create a new scene of gender fluidity. The swanky youth are exploring themselves and sending out the wild power of new generation.
Upgraded Darkness -- The Fabric Trend for Men's Knitted Trousers
Along with the continuous progress of our society, people are having a rising recognition of environment and health. More eco-friendly and multi-functional fabrics have been the core of S/S 2022 knitted trousers. Natural plant fibers and recycled fibers, such as EVO fibers, Tencel, isatis fibers and regenerated cellulose fibers, can be used to create durable knitted fabrics, which are functional, protective, comfortable and eco-friendly, and skin-friendly, fashionable street dark avant-garde trousers. This report reveals the key fabric trend for men's knitted trousers in S/S 2022 through introduction of EVO terry fabric, double-faced plain knitted fabric, anti-bacteria elastic terry fabric and viscose linen-like knitted fabric.
Street Fashion -- The Silhouette Trend for Jeans
Denim is the best carrier for creativity. The dynamic charm and street attitude of jeans make jeans a non-negligible category every season. Denim supports every mainstream. As high fashion gradually deviates from street wear, street fashion becomes the most significant style for youngsters. Designers explore and experiment various bold colors, washed effects and print crafts to show creativity. Though fitted silhouettes remain appealing, loose silhouettes are popular with the young market and will still dominate. Practical workwear jeans will fill in the blank of practical denim. Sustainable washing crafts and textile technology will bring more impacting washed designs and provide individualized and aesthetic street jeans, without harming the natural environment.
Charming Fashion -- The Silhouette Trend for Men's Shirts
Shirts, as a key item, are necessary for every season. This season there are more novel elements on catwalks, increasing value and bringing more choices. Camp collar half-sleeve shirts with all-over prints create a strong summer vibe. Voluminous long-sleeve shirts convey the free and unruly fashion attitude. Deconstructed shirts with attached plackets display creativity and practicality. Loose shirts with workwear pockets are still active on the stage. This season loose leather short-sleeve shirts show more possibilities and will be the necessary item for fashionistas.
Filter Reality -- S/S 2022 Theme Trend
With the development of digital technology, seeing and hearing will be digitized, and touch and smell will also be digitized. Immersive digital technology is gradually filtering the reality, and reality and social intercourse are increasingly tied up with virtuality. Gen Z enjoys immersing themselves in a virtual audiovisual world, releasing their emotions and making their voices heard. We behind the filter also feel empathetic and express our thoughts via futuristic mixed styling. At present, the filter reality has been extended as boundaries between people and things in different fields or attributes, and boundary between garments and crafts is also gradually blurred. Brand-new trans-boundary designs can be tried to bring a more avant-garde street style.
Fading Trend -- The Pattern Trend for Menswear
The fading trend keeps prevailing in menswear. Photos' contrast, transparency and saturation are adjusted to be faded and combined with bright letters, geometrics and figures, thus making a contrasting nostalgic effect and enlivening photo prints. Patterns in simple colors play a key role. This kind of pattern can collaborate with artists or television woks to launch limited edition series, catering to individuality trend and exuding the unique appeal of art and fashion.
Lacquer-Spraying Prints -- The Pattern Craft Trend for Womenswear
Individuality is the mainstream of this era, so many creative and artistic products become the focus. People pay more attention to things that stimulate emotions and express thoughts. Artistic lacquer spraying graffiti directly expresses inner voice, colorful and passionate. This technique retains the uniqueness and liveliness of handicrafts and becomes a key pattern craft in A/W 21/22. It is also used by Off-White and Christopher Kane. Alexander McQueen created a lacquer-sprayed dress on its S/S 1999 catwalk. Raf Simons once launched a lacquer spraying collection in A/W 2012 haute couture.
Layered Applique -- The Pattern Craft Trend for Menswear
Clothing patterns are diversified. Applique adds layers and details to garments with its lavish designs and changeable patterns or texts. Applique is flexible, so it can be merged with various crafts. Normally, a pattern is printed over the fabric, and then the fabric is sewn onto garments, thus making a 3D and layered visual effect. Leather applique is also presented this season. It is a key craft to use deadstock or surplus printed fabrics as patterned applique. Woven labels can also be used as applique, singly or multiply. Or embroidery is combined for a multi-layered effect.
Boundless -- S/S 2022 Theme Forecast
S/S 2022 Theme Forecast
Ingenuity -- The Craft Detail Trend for Menswear Pockets
Pockets are significant details for garments. They were designed to be practical, but now become more meaningful, diversified and decorative. Designers are keen on creative designs. Outdoor sports gradually become a lifestyle for more people, so pockets get more functional, practical and individualized in order to meet people's demands. 3D zippered pockets like a suitcase appear more frequently this season, quite convenient. Independent detachable pockets are also applied to various categories. 3D multiple pockets are more statement-making. Insert pockets and patch pockets are combined, making simple pockets more layered. Various combined pockets are also creative. Leather patch pockets are used to diverse materials.