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The Shining New Season -- The Craft Trend for Women's Gowns
With the impact of the timeliness of life, modern gowns get rid of the traditional rigorous and voluminous design, and become more fashionable and personalized. Due to the restriction on silhouettes, decorations are quite significant. In A/W 20/21, sequins return back as the key decoration to brighten the whole winter.
Dazzling -- The Accessory Trend for Women's Denim
Inspired by dazzling light and shadow, dazzling accessories are applied to denim styles. Referring to the Japanese avant-garde Recouture, reusing is inspired. Unsalable stock and basic styles are redesigned to cater to consumers' demand for sustainable aesthetics and make denim more and more ready-to-wear. Accessories like rhinestones, sequins and beads which are in line with handicraft theme will lead to new design challenges in denim for A/W 20/21.
Extreme Future -- The Protective and Functional Fabric Trend for Womenswear
In A/W 20/21, human, nature and technology have a significant impact on extreme outdoor sports. Brands are paying more attention to innovative fabrics that are both environmentally-friendly and technical. The emphasis will be on regulating temperature and superior air permeability, which is evidently reflected by nylon fabric. It is functional, practical, glossy and futuristic, so humans can better cope with changes of the environment. Ecological rainproof materials are used to create items suitable for the city and outdoors.
Renewal and Upgrading -- The Trend for Denim Accessories
Designs and accessories work together to create a garment. And accessories play an important role in clothing. Classic accessories are updated in technology and appearance. This season exposed lining and patterns with a strong design sense are expressed by applique. Patch and applique are mainly made of environmentally-friendly materials, and combined with multiple crafts. Color-blocked zipper becomes more dazzling and more eye-catching in original-colored denim. Flowing tassels and PVC chain add a street fashion feel.
Renewal of The Classic -- The Fabric Trend for Men's Business Leisure Shirts
In A/W 20/21, business leisure fabric retains the conventional quality sense and upgrades the new touch. The classic is recreated by mixed and creative designs. Functional sheer and renewed crinkles strengthen the artistic effect and endows the conventional business shirt fabric with vitality. Nostalgia gossamer revives the retro luxury. As the pioneer of the retro fashion, corduroy and luxurious satin fabric are full of a retro feel and applied to shirts, fully displaying the charm.
Marine Environment -- The Trend for Womenswear Knitted Fabric
The concept of marine environmental protection is a widespread concern. In A/W 20/21, the natural environmentally-friendly yarns and craftsmanship promote the development of knitted items. Embossed quilting and the eco-friendly indigo technology are used to create the marine style texture. Creative yarns are used to create a smooth gloss, and the granular texture creates the appearance of marine organisms. Based on the elegant charm, a casual feel is added. The knitted fabric is soft, comfortable, well-fitting and close-to-skin. It is adopted to create a soft and graceful outline and a visual impact and touch to the item.
Soft Texture -- The Fabric Trend for Women's Overcoats
With the change of consumers' lifestyle, they have the ultimate pursuit of comfort and texture in A/W 20/21. The core of comfort is focusing on fabrics with a natural touch. Texture emphasizes the gloss and natural materials to add novelty to the fabric. Dyed plush, berber fleece, wide corduroy and herringbone adopt soft structures and exquisite surfaces to create the classic luxury. Warm neutral colors are added to create classic styles.
Statement Decorations -- The Accessory Trend for Men's Sweatshirts
Sweatshirts are breathable, comfortable and warm, so they are favored by leisure menswear and many fashion brands. Accessories are important in sweatshirts, and renew the sweatshirt in A/W 20/21. In this season, individual chains are eye-catching. Exaggerated proportion, silhouette sense and funny designs are applied to create popular sweatshirts. Functional nylon tapes and creative hood string optimize the item.
Natural Beauty- The Fabric Trend for Women's Overcoats
Under the influence of the concept of "reshaping the nature", overcoat fabrics of A/W 20/21 highlight comfort more than maturation. Complicated crafts like brushed and composite make the fabric natural, comfortable and luxurious. Soft texture and melton with a exquisite surface create a classic and luxurious sense. Curly fleece brings a creative fabric for overcoats. Colorful alpaca and creative rainbow checks add vitality to the young market.
Landscape Protection- The Thematic Fabric Trend for Womenswear
The fast development of human beings leads to the rapid consumption and extinction of resources, and makes global resources scarce and precious. We begin to reflect on the lost precious resources that we rely on for survival, and the reuse of resources has become an urgent way for the original ecology. Starting from the natural organic fabric, fabrics of Landscape Protection fully interpret the compound natural space of the recycled fabric with light and soft texture, arouse the designer's new concept of reshaping the nature, and create the new environmental protection integrating human and natural ecology. With the sustainable concept as the core, it returns to exquisite craftsmanship and handcraft. Nowadays the pace of life is accelerating day by day, it attracts unique minimalists who cherish the enduring popularity, and advocates the practical, enduring, sustainable and handmade fabrics for womenswear.
H+ -- The Thematic Fabric Trend for Menswear
Survival, need and extreme desires for self-expression are driving human to adapt to the next phase of evolution, and transhumanism(H+) comes into being. Stephen Hawking predicted that a superhuman race superior to the average human in terms of intelligence, longevity and immunity would rise. In late 2018, the world's first gene-edited baby was born in Shenzhen, China, which aroused controversy about medical ethics, technical risk and behaviour boundaries of scientists. Alita: Battle Angel released in early 2019 tells how the cyborg girl Alita finds and redeems herself. All there suggest that the future people are discussing about may have arrived.
Ingenious Upcycling- The Creative Fabric Trend for Womenswear
Exquisite appearance and cultivating consumers' sustainable awareness have become the mainstream of new consumption. The demand for individuality and limited items is also getting stronger, which has driven the market's demand for retro upcycling looks. Inspirations are drawn from the routine to upcycle old materials, to deconstruct and creatively transform classic fabrics and the best selling goods in the past. Old practical materials, retro elements, the garage fabrics and accessories are applied to upcycle overflowing items, endow products with the real sustainable meaning, and make the old materials and unsalable fabrics vigorous again. Regenerated fibers create a natural color mixing impact, individual and creative. The details of old clothes and unsalable fabrics are artistically hand-made, such as splicing the cuff and the collar to shape the new appearance, show nifty and eye-catching effect, and create the unique sustainable items.
Soft And Comfortable, Simple And Natural-- Memory Fabric Trends For Womenswear Puffa Jacket
With the rapid development of practical economy, memory fabric becomes the first priority of puffa jacket due to the pursuit of simple and convenient lifestyle. Memory fabric literally means a fabric of memory form which is resistant to pleat. The fabric is very popular because it is still in a good condition after being folded many times. In terms of fabric ingredients, memory fabric of puffa jacket is a kind of recycled polyester fibre. It's very resistant to pleat and has fine hand-feeling. Besides, it is dust-free, insect-resistant and mildew-free. It's a kind of practical fabric among all puffa jacket fabrics.
H+ -- The Thematic Fabric Trend for Womenswear
Survival, need and extreme desires for self-expression are driving human to adapt to the next phase of evolution, and transhumanism(H+) comes into being. With the revolution of AI and generalization of video games, the boundaries between the virtual and the real have been blurred. The fabric of H+ shows the needs of the young generation seeking dialectics and going through panic and confusion. The virtual pattern exhibits the development path of the ultra-fast world. The sheeny fabric brings a surreal effect, while exaggerated geometric patterns show breakthroughs.
The Secret to be Unique -- The Fabric Trend for Kids' Sweatshirts
Comfort, utilitarianism, statements are key for kidswear for A/W 20/21. Influenced by the current environment, designers use warm fleeces and weatherproof fabrics. Shiny textures and tie-dyed materials are favored for their rich contents and exaggerated visual effects. Mesh and lace add a leisure twist. Quilted fabrics are a highlight which extends wear.
Recreated Classic Art -- The Thematic Fabric Trend for Menswear
In this chaotic age, mixed art has a great visual charm. When British designer Paul Smith added statement street to gentlemen, that meant the mix of classics and hybrid style had emerged in business menswear. Classic looks and mixed designs add a street edge to suits. What's more, fabrics show the qualities of modern art. Bold, artistic and individual qualities are important for Recreated Classic Art. Classics needs to be awakened, but we will renew it in a modern way.
Stylish Wools -- The Fabric Trend for Womenswear Shearling
Environment and the apparel industry have a close relationship. Shearling is eco-friendly and sustainable. Shearling is elastic, absorbent and warm. In this age, the premium handfeel is the direction for all wool products. The understated, nonchalant qualities work well with consumers.
Diversity – The Trend of Tapes for Menswear
Modern apparel is much richer. Tapes are applied to the proper sliced places or structural lines to add interest. Subtle and refined decorations, color combinations and splicing make changes to structures. Patched colors varying in brightness add a clearer layering effect. Tapes made of different materials and with a variety of colors and patterns, the contrast between fabrics and tapes add a striking structural visual.
Extraterrestrial Horizon -- The Thematic Fabric Trend for Menswear
It has been 50 years since humans landed on the moon. Humans never stop to explore the universe. Digital technology inspires the space design idea. In this new season, futurism is merged with outdoor technology to explore "Extraterrestrial Horizon". Event 1: The Chinese space station was named Tian Gong. The core techniques have been tested and workable. The station will be completed by 2022. Event 2: On April 17, 2019, Mars Base 1 was opened in Gansu, China. People could experience the life on Mars. Event 3: Chinese sci-fi film The Wandering Earth was a great success.
Practical and Functional -- Accessories for Women's Puffa Jackets
For A/W 20/21, the sporty functional puffa gains momentum. Utility accessories are more preferred. Quick release buckles, elongated ribbed hems and cuffs, functional ribbed cuffs, decorative zippers and logo tapes at the sleeve, closure and hat are shown.
Landscape Protection -- The Thematic Fabric Trend for Menswear
With the fast development, we have lost lots of valuable resources. Relevant statistics show the rate of humans' consuming of resources is 50% bigger than that of renewing. The raw natural cotton fabric and other materials all interpret the relationship between humans and nature. Simple and cosy fabric gains momentum.
Elegant Textures and Luxe Wools -- The Fabric Trend for Women's Coats
The soft and comfortable tactility and exaggerated graphics bring newness. Comfort and updating are the mainstream for A/W 20/21. Simple and luxurious flannels and practical tech are combined. Refined wool surfaces are delicately shiny. Geometric animal prints collide with wools to bring a modern effect. The newly ombre dyed wools create the new mixed graphic effect. The combo of checks and alpaca is in line with the vintage trend. Slow-moving yarns are used to produce overcoats. The delicate approach on graphics on wools provide a nonchalant and luxe effect.
Lightweight Function -- The Fabric Trend for Women's Puffas
The 21st century is defined by modern technologies and AI, and our environment has been damaged. Brands start to take actions to reduce the environmental impact of garments, and bioengineering gains traction. Digital fabrics and effects play an important role. Shell and pearl shine, jelly-like waxy surfaces and tinfoil-like effects elevate fabrics with a technical and natural twist.
Play Era -- The Leather and Fur Trend for Menswear
With Gen Z's preference of interesting and delicate details, multicolored combos and playful designs are the key direction for A/W 20/21 accessories. Dynamic embellishments and interesting patterns grab attention. Amekaji embroidery is often presented through intarsia to emphasize the homespun feel. Patterns include more scenes. Metallic accessories are cool and attractive for the simple and fine design. Tapes are short and delicate as well.