Trendy Sweaters Fall-Winter 2015-2016
Sweaters, cardigans, hoodies, knitted blouses are garments which enjoys enormous popularity precisely during the cold season. With their help we can both heat well, and also create a stylish outfit, especially as modern designers offer us different designs, styles and colors. On the runways were often seen knitted sweaters, long or short, colored or monochromatic. Let’s see what sweaters will be in style in fall-winter 2015-2016 season.
The mini length has found reflection in the outer garments, too. Fashionistas who carefully follow fashion trends definitely have seen many coats, jackets, cardigans, short coats, presented by designers in the new fall-winter season. This trend has also arrived at sweaters, as evidenced by the fashion shows Tibi, Vivienne Tam, Samuji, Sea, The Elder Statesman, where appeared short but quite practical and warm sweaters, which most often designers combine with thick midi and maxi skirts and with monochrome pants.
As we know, fashion is very contradictory, unstable and sometimes completely different. That is why you should not be surprised to see also among the multitude of mini sweaters items of maxi length. The maxi sweaters, the length of which may be below the knee, resembling more warm dresses, were presented by brands like The Row, Tome, Thakoon Addition, Rhie, Rebecca Minkoff, The Elder Statesman, Adam Selman, Undercover, ADEAM. Most designers consider also that such clothing harmonizes best with leggings, pants, high boots and even bare feet. Although, there were options, when midi sweaters were also looking pretty good with midi skirts.
The turtleneck sweater
The so adored by many fashionistas turtlenecks have no plans to leave the fashion catwalks. Such sweaters are very practical and universal as they fit absolutely every woman. In addition, they can go with many other garments. For example APC added to a blue turtleneck a pair of dark blue jeans, Ralph Lauren matched the gray-brown sweater with an incredibly beautiful feather skirt and a pair of brown boots, Dries Van Noten has also opted for the combination of a turtleneck with an asymmetrical skirt.
Gill knitted sweaters, intricate ornaments are the main trends of the “cold” fashion. They can be worn with anything you want. To convince you of this, you can get acquainted with Detacher, Ulla Johnson, Ryan Roche, Tess Giberson, Nina Ricci, SACA, Vera Wang fashion shows, who created based on these garments, casual, business, evening and grunge outfits.
The oversize style continues to hold the leading position in the fashion top. These bulky clothes are popular among fashionistas. Also impressive is that such clothes fit perfectly both skinny ladies and those with more curvy shapes because the XXL size perfectly hides the body imperfections. Admirers of large sizes proved to be Whistles, Victor Alfaro, Vera Wang, DKNY, Ryan Roche, Valentino, Vetements, Tibi.
The absence of sleeves is still an undeniable trend of the fall-winter 2015-2016 season. Although some would say that they are not practical for the weather conditions of autumn and winter period, however 1205, Rick Owens, Vionnet, Thakoon, Timo Weiland and many other brands continue to include such models in their collections. And we have to say that this trend is continuously growing.
While some designers have decided to take off the sleeves of sweaters, others have preferred to remove the collar. For example, Timo Weiland, Sportmax and several other brands offered sweaters with bare shoulders, which sat perfectly on female shoulders. The absence of the collar is compensated by the maxi length and long sleeves.
The asymmetry is so necessary for modern fashion, like a sweater is necessary in the feminine “cold” wardrobe. The asymmetrical lines are a real fashion hit. Irregular lines of hems, asymmetrical inserts or the absence of a sleeve are the tricks used by fashion designers to create their works of art. In this cold season, the asymmetry was used by Stella McCartney, Vetements, Victoria Beckham, Victor Alfaro.
Fur is the most famous material for the cold time of the year. From it are made almost everything: skirts, bags, jackets, coats, belts, footwear, hats and even jewelry. Therefore, it is no wonder that in the fashion shows for autumn-winter 2015-2016 season could be found wool sweaters. If you do not want a sweater made entirely of fur, then you can opt for sweaters decorated with fur. Examples can be seen in collections No21, Sally LaPointe, Balmain, Zac Posen.
Cuts, perforations, cutouts
All kinds of cutouts may claim to leadership in the trends for autumn-winter season. And no matter what kind of „holes” is present on your clothes – their presence will make look fashionable. These can be complicated laser perforations, braided elements, huge cuts on the back, or alluring cuts in the neckline area, and even the imitation of some real holes. Examples can be seen in Louis Vuitton, Zadig and Voltaire, Zoe Jordan, Ryan Roche, Sea, Tamara Mellon clothing lines.
Next trend that we can not overlook are the multilayers. This means that henceforth, in fashion will be to look like a “cabbage”. The tendency to wear more layers will definitely appeal to those who like to feel warm and comfortable within. For this purpose you can use several sweaters with different textures, but in the same color or for example different woven articles. Such outfits can be found in the lines of Saca, Rosetta Getty, Tess Giberson, Whistles, 1205, Ryan Roche.
Designers were not limited only to fashion designs and styles. It seems that in autumn-winter 2015-2016 season, designers have decided to make real all their fantasies and creative experiments. For this purpose, they have used all kinds of decorations, from embroidery, sequins, fringe, pompons, original sleeves, applications, ruffles, feathers and even fur. All this can be seen in Tse, Sportmax, Sachin Babi, Suno, Stella Jean, Veronique Branquinho, Tods, Sass Bide and, Thakoon Addition, Vionnet, SACA, Victoria Beckham, A Detacher, Ryan Roche collections.
Ornaments and prints
We also enjoy the variety of ornaments and prints. The most famous proved to be the same animal print (Red Valentino, Emilio Pucci) and undoubtedly the geometric lines (Suno, Valentino, Fausto Puglisi, Isabel Marant, Saint Laurent, Rick Owens, Paul and Joe, Richard Chai Love Rebecca Minkoff, Chanel, Vivienne Westwood Red Label). Do you want vertical or horizontal stripes – there you go! Do you want something more extravagant – Pay attention to abstract lines or complicated geometric shapes. Do you like stars – then here you have collections of sweaters with pictures of the constellation and zodiac signs. And if you like predatory animals – you can opt for items with leopard prints or zebra stripes.
And finally we’ll say something about fashionable colors. Here designers again left the fashionistas to choose, offering them the access to a huge variety of colors. For example, Tods and Vionnet opted for pale pink, Rhie, Carven shades of blue, Chanel – claret and purple, DKNY offered sweaters in shades of turquoise, See by Chloe and Tibi opted for pastel and achromatic shades. In addition, in the coming fall-winter season we can definitively wear sweaters in shades of yellow, red and raspberry.
As you can see, the fall-winter 2015-2016 season promises to be incredibly warm and stylish. Designers have provided a tremendous amount of various sweaters, cardigans and hoodies, presented in various designs and colors, which will allow even the most passionate fashionistas to choose the suitable sweater.