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Nature -- The Thematic Color Trend for S/S 2022 Sportswear
This season sportswear palette consists of two themes. The first one is enhanced natural colors which root in nature and deliver a joyful lively style via high saturation. The second is everyday pleasing colors which create a soothing and relaxing vibe. Designers can use these two themes to echo the S/S 2020 trend. In a post-pandemic world consumers will seek comfort from familiar styles. Earth tones offer reassuring tactility and can also be dyed by vegetable dyestuff. As consumers long for an optimistic attitude, vigorous acid summer hues can create energetic summer looks. As people's life shifts toward online, digital workout classes emerge. It is of vital importance to make colors stand out on screen via dynamic brights echoing digital theme. Classic sporty tones will appeal to emerging fitness-driven consumers. Familiar reds, blues and greys will attract new fitness lovers and consumers who hope to blend sportif style with streetwear.
Wilderness Survivors -- Theme Design & Development for Functional fabrics of Womenswear and Menswear
"What do you want to do after the pandemic?" Many people choose to go on a tour and embrace nature. Outdoor sports cover physical exercise, travel, leisure and social activity, thus becoming the favored choice. With the continuous development of outdoor sports, once niche sports have become an important way to exercise, and a new direction of fashion and leisure styles. Mountaineering, diving, skiing and other outdoor sports are popular among young people. In last year, outdoor enthusiasts prefer hiking, followed by mountaineering and camping. Due to the pandemic, now consumers pursue protective outdoor clothing. Therefore, highly protective and adaptive designs become the mainstream. Ripstop, antibacterial, durable and insect-repellent clothes allow consumers to enjoy outdoor sports without worrying about anything else.
Ready-to-wear Look -- The Silhouette Trend for Women's Puffa Jackets
In A/W 21/22, ready-to-wear look will be a key trend in womenswear. Ready-to-wear puffa jackets are fashionable and warm, easily switching between different occasions. This report will analyze key silhouettes of lightweight long outerwear, collarless light overcoat, trench coat, well-fitting style, A-line silhouette, umbrella cape, down dress, down skirt and mono-color set, so as to guide the design direction of women's puffa jackets.
Story of The Snowfield -- The Color Trend for Women's Puffa Jackets
Artists' sentiments about the snowfield are strongly reflected in A/W 21/22 women's puffa jackets. The Neuschwanstein Castle is covered by thick snow, which echoes the Nordic home decoration art. GIRLS & BOTANICAL, Colombian illustrator Stefania Tejada's collection of surrealist works, also brings inspiration for young women's puffa jackets. Story of The Snowfield tends to be calm and warm. Tone-on-tone color blocks make the palette richer and harmonious.
Natural and Sustainable -- The Trend for Women's Core Accessories
Consumers get used to increased time spent at home, so the demand for comfort and minimalism strengthens the importance of core items. Designs develop toward durability and multi-occasion application. Soft accessories will shine brightly after the pandemic.
Sustainable Application -- The Accessory Trend for Men's Street Wear
Sustainability is now an imperative. For fashion industry, clothing accessory should carry out sustainability, including adopting basting stitches, using multifunctional detachable pattern, applying silicone accessories, and enhancing consumers' DIY awareness to create their own items.
Colorful Warm Winter -- The Fabric Trend for A/W 21/22 Kidswear
Sustainability and recyclability lead the innovation of A/W 21/22 kidswear fabric. Recyclability and simple ingredients are major points. On one hand, the pursuit of nostalgic vibe brought by conventional fabrics drives the application of sustainable materials like cotton, linen and wool to kidswear. On the other hand, natural fibers bring a luxurious touch. Comfortable fleece, corduroy, velvet and brushed fabric will lead the trend of kidswear. Improved cotton, hemp and cellulosic fibers are adopted to alleviate the environmental problems caused by microfiber shedding. Besides, with the increasingly heated environmental protection, flash treatment will be subject to public scrutiny. In 21/22, flash and sequins will bring a high risk when used as sales driving factor, unless they are produced in a sustainable way. Thus the fabric with its own gloss, and the eco-friendly recyclable fabric will become the first choice.
Key Words for A/W 21/22 Eco-friendly / Sustainable Material Trend
This year, a sudden outbreak sounds the environmental alarm for the heavily polluting fashion industry once again. If we consider Fashion Convention jointly signed by 32 fashion enterprises in August 2019 as a start of whole industry making efforts to carry out large-scale sustainability, radical environmental groups outside of the A/W 2020 four fashion weeks, and environmental protection creativity in the show, have highlighted designers' or brands' passion for fashion environmental protection and a sustainable future. Eco-friendly / sustainable fashion has become a common topic and a new trend in the international industry. Then, as the second most polluting industry and the source of the fashion industry -- textile fibers and fabrics, how to jointly build a sustainable eco-friendly system through sustainable design, production and reuse, is an important direction for the sustainable development of the fashion industry in the future. The three key words for A/W 21/22 eco-friendly / sustainable material trend will give you a glimpse into the future of sustainable fashion fabrics.
Ice Age -- The Special Trend for Men's and Women's Ski Suits
As the impact of the environmental crisis gradually becomes more urgent and obvious, high intensity is the key design requirement of the ski theme. Carbon fiber, recycled nylon and graphene fibers can face the extreme environment and drive the development of sustainability. Vollebak's extreme thermal outerwear is made from dyneema yarn, which is 15 times stronger than steel and gets stronger in colder weather. Thus ski items need to adapt to severe weather, take toughness and durability as the top concerns, and combine protection with lightness and flexible elasticity.
Symbolic Youth -- Theme Color Trend for Men's and Women's Sportswear
As "restraint" is increasingly prevailing, simple design will grow in A/W 21/22. Home exercising, the horror style, Bauhaus minimalism, outdoor modular design and dystopia will run through the A/W 21/22 sport market. A single color and small-scale color decorations are used, breaking the restrictions of season and fashion trends. Inspired by Stone Island and the collaboration collection of ROKSANDA x lululemon, warm or cold tones are complementary to neutral colors, presenting a bolder autumn palette. In the new season, color is closely tied to the fabric quality. More accurate quantification of color through fabric to clothing is our appeal for sustainability in the sportswear market. Colors fit for the whole year are explored.
Eight Key Words for A/W 21/22 Womenswear
These eight key words are major points for A/W 21/22 Womenswear, covering trends of style, theme, fabric, pattern and detail. This report extracts key words of theme style for the new season. POP will continue to update more key words so that you can follow the trend quickly and prepare for fast-reaction.
Key Items -- The Trend for Men's Sportswear
In A/W 20/21, men's sports items feature the minimalism and functional details. The extreme simplicity displays the "less is more" wearing experience. Due to the rapid deterioration of the climate and environment, items in this season aim to save social resources and encourage consumers to support sustainable development. The item explores the improved design of outdoor styles, and focuses on durability and transseasonal wearing. The function of fabric needs improvement to adapt to flexible cutting and strengthen the recycle value. Besides, the layered match is also a key design point for outdoor styles.
Surrealism -- The Color Trend for Womenswear
Natural disasters and economic turbulence have caused a restless feeling, and induces rebellious and illogical artistic expression. The mysterious, rebellious and bizarre surrealism clearly emphasizes that the reality controlled by reason and logic is not real, and that only the combination of dream and reality is absolutely real and absolutely objective. In A/W 21/22, luxurious colors fight against the uncertain times. The Night Fantasy escapes from the reality with illogical light and shadow, and surpasses the ordinary natural colors. Microworld explores dreams of plants and find the rebellious thoughts of them. The macro natural landscape accumulates in billions of years of destruction and rebirth, and has the most primitive instinct of life. In A/W 21/22, natural colors will be more tensile.
Free Sports -- The Silhouette Trend for Women's Sportswear
As consumers pay more attention to health and exercise at home, products' versatility and expansion of service cycle are more important. Female consumers hope to show the figure while taking exercise, especially the upper abdomen. Ergonomic unibody knitting technology is combined to create functional and personalized items. Different items are created for different exercises. The service cycle of products focus more on sustainability and whether the fabric is healthy to human body. Technical methods, unsalable stocks and recreation of fabrics can be adopted to reduce the resource waste.
Holiday of BoBos -- The Theme Fabric Trend for Menswear
"BoBos" is the mix of bourgeois quality and Bohemian style. With the popularity of urban resort, the lifestyle pursuing freedom and close to nature also prevails. BoBos start the discovery tour of holiday, blend bourgeois qualities with Bohemian free will and art vibe and bring perfect holidays to S/S 2021. The resort way close to nature allows people to immerse in the good times. This is a brand-new spring and summer resort theme for men.
Landscape Protection -- The Confirmation of Womenswear Color Trend
Landscape Protection is one of theme color trends for A/W 20/21 released by POP in 2019, which focuses on natural ecology. The nature provides an organic and comfortable palette. And inspired by nature lovers, architects and philosophers, bamboo and deep lichen green are key colors. The peaceful and natural palette allows people to escape from short-term pressure through observation and reflection. Environmentally-friendly grey, peat, beet red and natural light khaki are integrated to be more eco-friendly and create a comfortable tranquil beauty.
Fashion Helps The Environmental Protection -- Sustainable Actions of Brands
The imbalance between man and nature has serious consequences, and it is time to take a more responsible look at pollution in all walks of life. It is gratifying that more and more garment enterprises have realized the importance of environmentally-friendly materials and environmentally-friendly production processes. Prada launches a marine sustainable education program, Sea Beyond. Everlane and Allbirds strive for sustainability and transparency from raw materials to production links. ICICLE always upholds the brand spirit of Made in Earth, and advocates the harmonious coexistence between human and nature. Urban Revivo, the magnate brand of Chinese fast fashion industry, has created a brand-new environmentally-friendly series in spring 2020. More and more brands carry out environmental protection in their own way, further strengthening the environmental protection measures of the clothing industry.
Caring for the Earth – Pattern Trend
The earth is the only home of human beings. Only when the natural environment is in a harmonious state of ecological balance, can the future of human beings be optimistic. In recent years, the frequent natural disasters, the melting of glaciers and the gradual extinction of species show that it is extremely urgent to protect the ecological balance of the earth. The outbreak of NCP also exposes many hidden problems. Therefore, we must maintain the diversity of species and work together to protect our planet.
Landscape Protection -- The Confirmation of Menswear Color Trend
Landscape Protection is one of theme color trends for A/W 20/21 released by POP in July, 2019. In order to resist the excessive consumption of resources, it is imperative for people to protect nature, earth and all living creatures. Global Assessment Report on State of Nature released by UN indicates that 1 million species are facing extinction. In A/W 20/21, designers will go for new concepts to create a new home where man and nature integrate. The outbreak at the beginning of 2020 also reminds us of the importance of harmony between man and nature, and confirms this trend.
Reversed Future -- Theme Fabric Trend for Womenswear
From the 1940s to the 1980s, technology developed rapidly. Lloyd Dunn, a famous publisher, coined Retro Futurism in 1983, which refers to the imitation of early futuristic design by contemporary art. Nostalgic and technical futuristic styles mix, and contrasting elements create parallel space-time like reality. With the support of modern tech, early futurism still has unrealized ideas, adding appeal to "the future that never happened", and enhancing the S/S 2021 retro futuristic aesthetics through virtual technology and brilliant colors. Digital space reverses the future, taking us back to a new world that "never happened."
Holiday of BoBos -- Theme Design & Development for S/S 2021 Womenswear
Pursuit of freedom and connection to nature get popular. Tourism is hit by NCP, while consumers turn to home life. They take staycation by pruning gardens and planting. Like in the 1970s of America, indoor ecology prevails with the promotion of environmental protection. 70s Bohemian style revives at the same time. BoBos blend Bourgeois qualities with free and artistic Bohemian style, bringing a perfect holiday for S/S 2021.
Immersive Weekend -- The Fabric Trend for Menswear
Escape from the pressure of the city, embark on a journey to the distance, and find a blend of youth and nature. As Fernando Pessoa wrote in The Book of Disquiet: I would like to live a different life in a faraway land. We roam freely under the sky, search the comfortable shore of the deep heart. Every time we set out, it is to meet a better yourself. Whether it is the original intention of human, or the call of nature, the outdoor world has become a desirable spiritual place. Data show that outerwear made of recycled polyester in the UK and the US grow sharply year on year. The exploration of new protective materials and forward-looking design is getting more and more attention from brands and designers.