SS16 on the Catwalk

SS16 strutted down the catwalk last September and is now emerging on the high street and in-store as we wave farewell to Autumn Winter collections.  We spot some of the key trends and take a look at pieces spotted from New York to Paris. How will you wear your new season wardrobe?

 

LINGERIE DRESSING

Slip dresses and lingerie inspired wear for a sexy take on summer.

Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein

Celine

Celine

Saint Laurent

Saint Laurent

NET GOALS

Net mesh for a subtle flash of skin or the ultimate reveal.

Balmain

Balmain

Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton

Proenza Schouler

Proenza Schouler

RUFFLED UP

Frothy frills and tulle tiers, this season is a ruffle-a-plenty zone. Frou frou is the name of this seasons game.

Balmain

Balmain

Marchesa

Marchesa

Alexander McQueen

Alexander McQueen

Ryan Lo

Ryan Lo

TIED UP IN BOWS

Knotted, tied or girlie, bows are big business for SS16.

Alexis Mabille

Alexis Mabille

Chanel

Chanel

Delpozo

Delpozo

Gucci

Gucci

COLD SHOULDER

Fashion goes off-shoulder so bare some sexy skin and work the drop shoulder trend.

Alberta Ferretti

Alberta Ferretti

Givenchy

Givenchy

Chloe

Chloe

OLE!

Give your wardrobe some Spanish style a la Oscar de la Renta or Proenza Schouler to name just two.

Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta

Blugirl

Blugirl

Proenza Schouler

Proenza Schouler

THE NEW ROMANTIC

An altogether lighter version of last season’s Victoriana trend. Think high necklines, delicate ruffling and blush tones.

Alexander McQueen

Alexander McQueen

Zimmerman

Zimmerman

JW Anderson

JW Anderson

X MARKS THE TOP

High on the neck and cold on the shoulder for this seasons latest update on showing some sexy shoulder.

Derek Lam

Derek Lam

Giambattista Valli

Giambattista Valli

Givenchy

Givenchy

PURPOSELY DISHEVELLED

Fashion goes holey, shredded and frayed for a spring makeover.

3.1 Philip Lim

3.1 Philip Lim

Acne

Acne

Pringle of Scotland

Pringle of Scotland

BELL SLEEVE

Ring a ding, the sleeve is big news this spring. Make yours bell shaped.

3.1 Philip Lim

3.1 Philip Lim

Derek Lam

Derek Lam

Proenza Schouler

Proenza Schouler

THE WHITE SHIRT

The white shirt gets some edge and goes from classic to cool in one easy step.

3.1 Philip Lim

3.1 Philip Lim

Ellery

Ellery

3.1 Philip Lim

3.1 Philip Lim

Palmer-Harding

Palmer-Harding

JUICY

For a change from muted spring pastels give vivid orange a whirl and brighten up your wardrobe.

Altuzarra

Altuzarra

Prabal Gurung

Prabal Gurung

Balmain

Balmain

PUFF SLEEVE

Give your sleeves some volume and wear them big.

Alessandra Rich

Alessandra Rich

Celine

Celine

Emilia Wickstead

Emilia Wickstead

JW Anderson

JW Anderson

CHECK IT OUT

Checks get a summer revamp. Lightweight and easy wear.

Celine

Celine

Chanel

Chanel

John Galliano

John Galliano

ACID BRIGHTS

Go neon or go home. Wear colour bold and flashy and stand out from the crowd.

Christopher Kane

Christopher Kane

Emanuel Ungaro

Emanuel Ungaro

Fyodor Golan

Fyodor Golan

ENGLISH COUNTRYSIDE

Florals take a decidedly English turn – blooms go all country garden.

Emilia Wickstead

Emilia Wickstead

Erdem

Erdem

Jenny Packham

Jenny Packham

THE NEW STRIPE

Graphic and fashion forward the stripe gets a brazen new look.

Anna Sui

Anna Sui

Jonathan Saunders

Jonathan Saunders

Stella McCartney

Stella McCartney

SHEER BLISS

For the romantics out there. A decidedly feminine look with provocative undertones.

Carolina Herrera

Carolina Herrera

Dolce & Gabbana

Dolce & Gabbana

Gucci

Gucci

MIRROR MIRROR

For all you shiny happy people. It’s time to shimmy into summer with a touch of metal.

Loewe

Loewe

Emilio Pucci

Emilio Pucci

Isabel Marant

Isabel Marant

Philipp Plein

Philipp Plein

BACKPACKING

Practical fashion at its best. It’s time to fish out that backpack and take to the streets.

Balenciaga

Balenciaga

Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein

Burberry Prorsum

Burberry Prorsum

NECK TIES

The catwalk got creative with neck ties and chokers – time to be inspired.

Mary Katrantzou

Mary Katrantzou

Anya Hindmarch

Anya Hindmarch

Christian Dior

Christian Dior

IN CHAINS

A major trend this season, we saw chains decorate shoes, bags and clothing.

Burberry Prorsum

Burberry Prorsum

Alexander Wang

Alexander Wang

Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein

ON THE FRINGE

Yup more fringing. Tasseled hemlines, trims and boots danced down the catwalk – it’s playful and flirty.

Roberto Cavalli

Roberto Cavalli

Saint Laurent

Saint Laurent

Valentino

Valentino

Givenchy

Givenchy

BALLET GIRL

Tulle is not just for kids. Look out for net-a-plenty.

Dries Van Noten

Dries Van Noten

Philipp Plein

Philipp Plein

Miu Miu

Miu Miu

ROPE UP

Belted, knotted and tied, rope has it’s moment in the spotlight.

Fendi

Fendi

Maison Margiela

Maison Margiela

Thakoon

Thakoon

CHANDELIER EARRINGS

If they don’t hit your shoulder they are not enough. Go big aka Pat Butcher style.

Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta

Prada

Prada

KNOT IT

The new way to layer; knot a shirt or knit around your waist for this seasons newest look.

Cedric Charlier

Cedric Charlier

Ralph Lauren

Ralph Lauren

Chanel

Chanel

ALL IMPORTANT EXTRAS…

Gucci

Gucci

Gucci

Gucci

Gucci

Gucci

Jacquemus

Jacquemus

Miu Miu

Miu Miu

Saint Laurent

Saint Laurent

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