Casual Dresses Fall-Winter 2016-2017
A true fashionista will never forget about her main purpose, namely to make the world more beautiful and and to be happy. To some extent, beautiful and stylish casual dresses help them cope with this difficult task. In such a dress they can go for a walk through the beloved town, as well as shopping, at meetings with friends and colleagues, as well as at a romantic date. For some, a casual dress can become an office outfit, for others a simple coat, in which you can comfortable move. In the new autumn-winter 2016-2017 season, brands have tried to consider all the needs of modern women, creating for this purpose a tremendous amount of casual dresses.
The sack dress is in great demand several consecutive seasons. Despite its prosaic aspect, such outfits are very unusual, original and stylish. Designers decorate them with fashionable embroidery, daring slits and cutouts, contrasting inserts, execute them in bright colors and use absolutely unexpected fabrics. All these dresses have one common feature: a very wide cut, similar by shape with a sack. If you are a fan of such items, we recommend drawing attention to the new collection of Chloe, Chalayan, Marc Jacobs, Stella McCartney, Valentino, Damir Doma, Emilia Wiskstead.
Collared casual dress
Collared dresses also occupied a prominent place in the fashion charts. Such designs look fairly constructive, reserved and at the same time, original and stylish. Collars can embellish dresses of absolutely any length and design. Sometimes, designers combine in one article the top of a classic shirt and the down of an evening dress. Sometimes collared dresses look like pajamas, sometimes like beach tunics, sometimes with elongated hoodies in sports style and blouses, sometimes classic men’s shirts. The entire range of such creations was presented by CG, Creatures of Comfort, DKNY, Kenzo, Roksandič Fay, Paul and Joe, Rochas, Maison Margiela, Moschino, Red Valentino, Escada, Mulberry, Christian Dior.
Each designer sees casual female images in his own way way. If some believe that ladies must wear collars in everyday life, others decided to give the image a touch of sexuality. To this end, the bottom of dresses was “diluted” with high slits, which lay bare a large part of the leg. It is hard to say whether such dresses will be worn in autumn-winter season, but they are recommended to us by brands such as Prabal Gurung insistence, Ellery, Au Jour Le Jour, Christian Siriano, Diane von Furstenberg, etc.
Long sleeved casual dresses
Long sleeves, sometimes covering the whole hand of a woman are a real trend of the season. This designer trick is applied on virtually all designs and styles of dresses: the sweater-dresses, tunics, pencil dresses, flared designs and easy fit dresses. Choosing a dress with such sleeves you will need from start to think how it will look under the outer garment. In this case, we recommend you to opt for a jacket or coat with similar sleeves or three-quarter sleeves. I Long sleeves recommend us to wear Ports 1961 Nina Ricci, Cedric Charlier, Ulla Johnson, Cedric Charlier, Anthony Vaccarello, Dries van Noten, Ellery, Kenzo, Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini.
Mini casual dresses
Based on the next casual trend, we can convince our designers see fashion absolutely different. If one strives to elongate his articles in every possible way, then others on the contrary, have shortened them to maximum. Mini dresses recommend us wearing Anthony Vaccarello, Balmain, Custo Barcelona, Burberry, Anna Sui, Andrew Gn, Libertine, Fausto Puglisi, Elie Saab, Jeremy Scott, Moschino, Dolce and Gabbana.
The asymmetrical cut isn’t planning to cease its leading position. Asymmetric lines appeared again in the new lines of DKNY, Boss, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Akris, Aquilano, BCBG Max Azria. Like in previous fashion season, this designer trick came on virtually every portion of the article: from collar and up to hem. In addition, brands used often multilayer inserts, folds and other complicated cut elements.
Frills, folds and jabots
Folds, frills and jabots, all these details of cut again conquered the hearts of famous designers. It seems that brands cannot imagine a fashionable casual look without these exceptional items. Their advantage is the fact that with their help dresses can be decorated in the most incredible ways. It’s just fantasy! Examples can be seen at Paul & Joe, Stella McCartney, Christian Siriano, Elie Saab, Chloe, Fendi, Sonia Rykiel, Chanel.
Embroideries and applications
Not coincidentally designers use in such quantity all kinds of embroideries and applications created manually because with their help, simple casual dresses can be transformed into true works of art. Modern fashion offers a lot of pictures, which give each piece separately an unrepeatable style and mark. In autumn-winter season, such dresses recommend us to wear Au Jour Le Jour, Just Cavalli, Dolce & Gabbana, Temperley London, Monique Lhuillier, Burberry, Anna Sui, Carolina Herrera.
Fur, feather and fringes
Embroidery and applications are not far the only ways of decorating fashionable casual dresses. Fay, Elie Saab, Dolce & Gabbana, Givenchy, Edun, Christopher Kane, Katie Ermilio, Balmain and several other brands propose us to use for this purpose fringea, feathers and fur trimming. We must say that such decoration tricks are not new in the fashion world. However, they have each year more and more admirers.
In the new autumn-winter 2016-2017 season, designers offer us a wide range of fashion fabrics. For example, Brock Collection, Alberta Ferretti, Rochas, Preen by Thomton Bregazzi have launched a series of velvet and velour dresses.
It looks like Sonia Rykiel, Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini, Derek Lam, Custo Barcelona, Loewe, Marques Almeida, Chloe, Christian Siriano, are still not tired of using soft summer fabrics because in their new lines can be found a huge assortment of casual outfits made of transparent fabrics and mesh.
Each x Other, Manish Arora used in their collections denim; Osman, Akris – perforated fabrics and materials that mimic reptile skin.
Milly, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Jill Sander, Les Copains, Tods, Tibi, Chloe, Pringle of Scotland, in 1205, Akris, Lacoste, however, took account of the cold season because the presented dresses were made of fabrics characteristic to winter period (quilted fabrics, knitted tricot, wool, tweed, etc.).
Creatures of the Wind, Giulietta, Neil Barrett, Colovic, Carolina Herrera, Cedric Charlier, Osman, Mulberry, Julien David, Lacoste, Courreges have hinted once again that leather is a trend that is timeless in any situation. This year, our brands have proposed classic black leather, as well as colored and lacquered.
Suno, Narciso Rodriguez, Carven, No.21 used in their fashion shows pleated fabrics.
The color range of casual dresses is also a very impressive one. As you can already see, designers do not wish to take into account the seasonality and in their collections can be found cold light transparent dresses, as well as bright colorful fabrics, so specific for the summer season. For example, Marco de Vincenzo, J. JS Lee, Acne Studios, Rochas opted for warm shades of yellow and orange, while Brock Collection, J. JS Lee for deep red.
Ashley Williams proposed dresses executed in shades of pink and acid green, while Bibhu Mohapatra in shades of blue.
Those who prefer a quieter color range can opt for dresses in faded pastel shades
(Polo Ralph Lauren, Lanvin).
On par with bright summer colors, brands used also summer typical patterns. Thus, casual dresses from Burberry, Dolce & Gabbana, Balenciaga, Emanuel Ungaro, Mother of Pearl were scattered up and down with flowers. VFiles and Burberry have opted for snakeskin and other reptiles prints. In Salvatore Ferragamo and Vivienne lines there are many geometric lines and other prints.
These are the casual dresses, that our favorite brands recommend us to we wear in fall-winter 2016-2017 season. As we see, designers have proposed a very rich assortment of casual outfits, based on a lot of designs, colors, decorative elements, prints and styles.