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Simple and Luxurious Wool -- A/W 20/21 Fabric Trend for Women's Alpaca Coats
The minimalist style on alpaca coats is key for A/W 20/21. Simple and cosy alpaca coats can show the life attitude of modern women. Contemporary technologies can create different textures in alpaca. The diversified silhouettes and bold application of checks make alpaca more suitable for urban life.
Fashion&Comfort -- A/W 20/21 Fabric Trend for Overcoats
With the emerging of young consumers, topics about feminism and politics make overcoats increasing popular. The vintage style in the 1980s takes herringbone and check wool back into hot fashion. The utilitarian features like workwear and protection update wool mix. The mix of wool and wool-mix in earth tones and deconstruction and sporty style is delicate and leisure. lamb wool and alpaca are warm; herringbone and checks are renewed.
Animal Prints -- 20/21 A/W Fabric Trend for Overcoats
Animal prints are important patterns. In this season, animal prints are updated by distorting, and patterns are like submerging in water. Liquid-like animal prints are abstract and artistic. Yellow and orange are often utilized.
Delicate Practicality -- 20/21 A/W Accessories Trend of Womenswear
Accessories are most critical in garments. The new ways of utilizing them are highly paid attention by designers all over the world. Nowadays, With the focus on environment protection in 2020 S/S, accessories at 20/21 A/W tend to be delicate and practical. Metal button and chain are more popular among customers; letters are added into webbing; embedded embroidery is integrated into lace.
Neo-nostalgia -- 19/20 A/W Material for Women's Coat
Coat and jacket are key items to keep warm in cold weather, emphasizing practicality and fashion, as well as sustainable design and exquisite lifestyle. For materials, surface textures and skin-friendly effect are important. A variety of natural materials such as wools and sharpa are applied for elevated looks. Simple silhouettes, neat cutting merge with soft details to create cool yet feminine styles.
Winter Meadow -- 19/20 A/W Material Trend for Girls' Overcoat & Jacket
Soft sherpa and bright colorful faux leather are employed to make girls' overcoat and jacket in A/W. Wool with classic English check and colorful plaid is still dominant. 100% wool combined with luxury embroidery is fashionable and functional, which is eco-friendly and has no harm to kids' health.
Preppy Style -- 19/20 A/W Check Fabric of Women's Outerwear
Check accounts for 14.6% of all womenswear, and its proportion to patterns has a YOY increase of 15%. Bright checks are more often used. Washed and brushed tartans combine with windowpane plaids. Fabrics incorporate fur strips to create a three-dimensional effect. Preppy check coats with neat silhouettes merge leisure with formal feel.
Functional Fastener -- 2020 S/S Accessory for Women's Fur & Leather Apparel
Buttons were decorations in ancient Rome, and gained popularity in the 16th century. With the prevalence of fast fashion, buttons evolve from functional fasteners to creative accessories. Nowadays, fasteners vary in looks, both practical and stylish.
19/20 A/W Womenswear Fabric Trend -- Colorful Check
The proportion of check has increased by 15%, colorful check is frequently applied to the clothing, making the items more lively and youthful, with sport elements or preppy influences creating casual or formal style.
19/20 A/W Women's Coat Fabric Trend -- Wool Plaid
The combination of sports elements and plaid fabric creates 90s style. The neat coat blurs the boundary of casual and formal style. The application of elastic worsted wool and dynamic colors lends a sporty appeal, and the pairing of cotton an plaid creates a comfy and causal style. The double-faced fabric and gradient wool plaid fabric are keys in 19/20 A/W.
19/20 A/W Women's Coat Fabric -- Natural Style
The theme of Life cherishes the concept of time well spent, and the idea of living better rather than bigger. Coat is a key item to keep warm in cold weather, emphasizing practicality and fashion, as well as sustainable design and exquisite lifestyle. For materials, surface textures and skin-friendly effect are important. A variety of natural materials such as wools and sharpa are applied for elevated looks. Simple silhouettes, neat cutting merge with soft details to create cool yet feminine styles.
19/20 A/W Women's Fur -- Soft Sherpa
Soft and warm, sherpa furs have slightly curly and flexible hairs. They often merge with leather. This season, torn, color-blocking, caramel and light-tone sherpa coats are stylish and elegant, providing inspiration for A/W product development.
19/20 A/W Women's Fur & Leather Apparel-- Mixed Materials
As people have better fashion tastes, it is not enough for them to blindly follow the trends. Fur and leather garments are not only worn to keep warm, but they mix with other materials for stylish looks.
19/20 A/W Women's Fur & Coat -- Coarse Fabric
The coarse fabrics such as costume tweed, herringbone and knitted wool are prominent in this season.
19/20 A/W Men's Fur & Leather -- Comfy and Natural
Warm and soft shearling, fur-and-leather composites are key materials for A/W to show distinctive styles, warm and funky. Retro checks, bright colors, calm brown and grainy texture add newness to shearing and give a natural feel.
19/20 A/W Accessories for Womenswear -- Refreshed Buttons
Buttons were decorations in ancient Rome. Nowadays, they gain importance to work as fasteners. As retro styles revive in S/S 19, 70/80's navy-inspired double-breasted fasteners, British royal buttons, fabric covered buttons, luxurious brooches with rhinestones and fringes are key for A/W 19/20.
19/20 A/W Material for Women's Outerwear -- New Weaves
Weaves embrace 'perfect imperfection'. A new type of beauty is created with floating yarn textures, jacquards with imprinted effects, and dobby patterns with a darned look. Heritage craft is evoked with vintage pattern and construction: Archival-look stripes and tweeds have a classic timeless appeal, updated with warm vibrant tones, and made more tactile with discreet novel yarn updates.
19/20 A/W Material for Women's Coat -- Refreshed Check
Check continues to prevail in this season. The classic pattern is refreshed every season. This time, check focuses on finishes, as seen at Off-White and Dolce & Gabbana's fringe design. Fuzzy surface, embroidery, mixed materials and coating are also important.
19/20 A/W Womenswear -- Eco-friendly Fur (Faux Sherpa)
Fur is frequently seen in winter, favored for its warmth and smartness. As Gucci pledges to go fur free, the concept of animal protection gains importance. Faux fur emerges as a hot alternative in the fashion industry. It is not only a trend, but a new concept of consumption.
18/19 A/W Fur & Leather for Womenswear -- Shearling
Shearling is a high-end product, also known as the soft gold. The breathable fibers are three times warmer than ordinary ones. These soft, skin-friendly and durable materials create crisp and comfy garments. Modern shearling delivers a luxe-leisure feel.
18/19 A/W Material for Men's Outerwear -- Fur
As the global and local cultures are more closely connected, regional and street elements are mixed together for unique styles. Fur and leather are high-end materials for winter menswear. In A/W 18/19, they inspire designers and fashionistas to create mash-up and artistic effects.
18/19 A/W Material for Womenswear -- Leather Charm
Inspiration: As creatives explore more tactile and sensual products, design will stimulate all sense organs, not limited to eyes and ears. In the digital era, we are obsessed with textures, so fabrics mix with patterns, and textiles mimic alien and animal skins for three-dimensional effects. For colors, galaxy green, meteor blue and space chestnut work as dark and mysterious undertones, while purple is often used as a key middle tone.