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SS18 Womenswear Colour Preview

SS18 Womenswear Colour Preview

Trendstop gives blog readers a first look at three essential colour directions impacting the womenswear market for Spring/Summer 2018.

Trendstop’s colour experts bring you the key SS18 womenswear shades, helping to ensure that collections have the optimum analysis to inform decision making. These influential colours are identified at their emergence before being curated by our team into inspirational seasonal reports that evaluate each individual colour trend’s commercial value as well as its longevity over the coming seasons.

This week, blog readers get an exclusive insight into three essential palette directions for womenswear featured in our SS18 Colour Forecast. Springtime Camel provides the base tone for the season, a sophisticated seasonal addition to the neutral family. Raspberry Sorbet introduces a punchy accent for bold statement pieces or a fun colour pop. Chambray Sky Blue is a key fashion colour for the season that takes inspiration from jeanswear while bringing a fresh contemporary feel to the denim wardrobe.


Springtime Camel

Staple camel shades are updated for SS18 with nude pink and tan tones. Warm neutrals lend a transseasonal feel to lightweight outerwear while tie waisted skirts and extended sleeve shirting fuse feminine silhouettes with sophisticated utilitarian colour-ways.

SPRINGTIME CAMELImages courtesy of Trendstop, left to right: Hermes Resort 2017, Balenciaga Pre Fall 2016, Issey Miyake Resort 2017.

Raspberry Sorbet

A key accent colour for SS18, vibrant raspberry shades bring a touch of nostalgia to statement pieces. Sugary sweet tones are complimented by layered lace fabrications and sateen sheen finishes with the girlish vibe further enhanced through pleated skirts and cuffs or voluminous pant silhouettes.

Raspberry SorbetImages courtesy of Trendstop, left to right: Ellery Resort 2017, Adam Lippes Resort 2017, No.21 Resort 2017.

Chambray Sky Blue

Inspired by chambray qualities, sky blue shades offer an effortlessly chic take on the denim trend. Cool grey undertones reference summer jeanswear amplified by double denim styling or the addition of crisp white separates. Peplum details and ruffles introduce a fresh feminine element.

Chambray Sky BlueImages courtesy of Trendstop, left to right: Jil Sander Resort 2017, Hermes Resort 2017, Jill Stuart Resort 2017.


Exclusive Offer

Blog readers can get free access to Trendstop’s Spring Summer 2016 Fashion Colours Forecast, an essential report featuring the season’s essential fashion shades, leading designers and inspirational downloadable imagery. Simply click here to receive your complimentary report.

Trendstop.com is one of the world’s leading trend forecasting agencies for fashion and creative professionals, renowned for its insightful trend analysis and forecasts. Clients include H&M, Primark, Forever 21, Zalando, Geox, Evisu, Hugo Boss, L’Oreal and MTV.

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