Diane von Furstenberg, Burberry Prorsum, Jil Sander, Paul Smith, Giorgio Armani, Oscar De La Renta
Monotone image is still in vogue: the most popular colors of the new season are – white, pink and gray- green, that does not exclude other relevant pastels and vibrant colors, such as black, gray, purple, yellow, red, all shades of blue and burgundy. Tendency «print everywhere» also refuses to leave the list of fashion trends, the most relevant are floral, ethnic and mixed prints, as well as check, stripes, Polka dots, dog’s tooth and various abstraction.
Balmain, Vera Wang, Naeem Khan, Rodarte, Ralph Lauren, Emilio Pucci
One of the hottest fashion trends spring-summer 2014 – is a combination of black and white. In the image you can combine separate items of these colors; contrasting trim, edging, embroidery, black and white prints and the imposition of translucent fabrics are in vogue. In this regard, any solutions are relevant, even the most extravagant ones. In this case you can use them in both casual and evening dress.
Sister by Sibling, Paul & Joe, Christopher Kane, Christian Dior, Jean Charles de Castelbajac, Undercover
In the new season many designers use inscriptions at various models of clothing, from evening dresses to sweatshirts. This can be a brand name, social position, designation of mood or any message, a single textbox or a solid print. Some designers used ultraviolet inks for printing that effectively glow in the dark, which can be very useful for a fun club party.
Prada, Jean Charles de Castelbajac, Giles, Celine, Chalayan, Dolce & Gabbana
Also designers often drew their inspiration from art, pictures for some collections are even painted by famous contemporary artists. Trendy prints are – portraits made in a variety of techniques, including cartoons, photos, brush strokes, deliquescent splatters, abstract paintings, landscapes and skillful Japanese painting. So if you are dreaming to wear a dress with a copy of your favorite painting, in the new spring-summer season, of course, it's time to realize this idea.
Giulietta, Roland Mouret, Alexander McQueen, Chanel, Christian Dior, Dolce & Gabbana
Art theme is continued by next fashion trend spring-summer 2014 - simple graphics and suprematist compositions made in black and white or color solution. Also, simple geometric prints do not lose their relevance: longitudinal and transverse stripes, polka dots and check, especially double-colored, with thin lines.
Alberta Ferretti, Hermes, Donna Karan, Alexander McQueen, Valentino, Dries Van Noten
Ethnic style is back in fashion, covering many national traditions from around the world, from American Indian to Japanese samurai. However, the most popular destinations are African ornaments and anthropogenic ethnics with bright, neon colors and unusual materials.
Fendi, Pamella Roland, Christopher Kane, Altuzarra, Zero + Maria Cornejo, Dolce & Gabbana
Plastic and metal remain a source of inspiration for fashion designers. Many of their new creations remind beautiful candy wrapper; clothing in this style takes the position of the fashion trend of the season. The original solutions are – plastic with print, as well as materials in various shades of «metallic» with perforation, volume patterns and applications.
Prada, Gabriele Colangelo, Dolce & Gabbana, Simonetta Ravizza, Fendi, Roberto Cavalli
Fur – is not too typical for the warm season, but nonetheless incredibly trendy stuff this spring and summer. Designers sew coats, dresses, tops, skirts from it, and use it for decoration and accessories. Bright colored fur is still popular, interesting novelty is translucent fabric with applique pieces made of fur with geometric shapes.
Balmain, Barbara Bui, Holly Fulton, Anthony Vaccarello, Jen Kao, Marques Almeida
Denim is also in the list of fashion trends spring-summer 2014, but this trend is fraught with surprises. In the new season any denim is actual, but particularly unusual are solutions with prints, embroidery, perforations, or raw edge, for example, sewn pieces of material. It's safe to say that from highly specialized denim has become a versatile material from which you can sew even an evening dress. It is worth noting that most of the designers used different shades of indigo, boiled or black denim for their models.
Iceberg, Lacoste, Blumarine, Burberry Prorsum, Emilio Pucci, Dolce & Gabbana
Translucent fabric also didn’t lose their relevance; organza, net, chiffon, lace, and new high-tech materials are in fashion. Thus the model can be sewn entirely from a translucent material, a fabric with a transparent parts using a combination of transparent and opaque fabrics or multilayer structure.
Alexander Wang, Christian Dior, Bottega Veneta, Lanvin, Chanel, Chalayan
Among the structural trends of the new season – short and long fringe, frills and folds, including pleated one. In the women's clothing of the new season there cannot be too much of these items, but do not forget about the sculptural lines and thoughtful silhouette.
Christian Dior, Marni (2,3), Dolce & Gabbana, Dries Van Noten, Oscar de la Renta
One of the most striking trends in women's clothing collection spring-summer 2014 – is a 3D volume. Trendy are bulk sequins and flowers, embroidery with crystals and various applications, which may cover the entire surface of dresses, skirts or even coat. The most incredible designs of frills, folds and pleats are no less relevant, even dress in a blossoming bud can be found among the models.
Prada, Max Mara, Michael Kors, Dries Van Noten, Chloe, Burberry Prorsum
A coat opens a list of trendy items in the new season. Thus model can be absolutely any, from the cape to the dress-coat. Gray sweaters are also very relevant, however, this trend certainly does not exclude other colors of models.
Christian Dior, Carolina Herrera, Paul Smith, DKNY, Max Mara, Alexander Wang
Dress is still one of the most demanded and popular models of clothes. In almost every collection of the new season there are different versions of two models: the shirt-dresses and slip dresses. The solution can be absolutely any, appropriate performance of models can be used for both day and evening outfits.
Versace, Alexander Wang, Jil Sander, Giambattista Valli, Michael Kors, Dsquared2
Cropped tops and shorts in the new season are also present in the collections of almost all the designers, they can often be found in the composition of outfits and suits. Loose and tight models are in fashion, including bustier-tops, bra-tops, extremely shortened models of shorts and shorts-skirts.