Nowadays we need socks which are practical, decorative and chic. Innovative details, attractive patterns and sustainable materials update socks. As essential items, socks echo the athleisure trend of A/W 20/21 garments. The nostalgic and romantic trend in the 1970s and 1980s, street skateboarding add newness to fashion socks. Trendy patterns and bright colors appeal to the young generation. The lightweight and translucent quality and shiny details are perennial. Yarns and finishing are updated.
New fashion colors renew socks. bright yellow, lime green and blue sapphire smarten up fashion styling. The slight nostalgic palette works well for day-to-night styling and wider age groups. Vivacious and Chili add a retro aesthetic. Refined knits or lightweight and translucent silk stockings can all make a statement.
Geo patterns are often seen on socks. The updated geometrics add a modern touch. Scottish checks, Happy Socks’s colorful puppytooth, Shrimps’s mini abstract polka dots and Burlington Socks’s contrasting colors are all novel, interpreting vintage cultures. Simple styles are livened up through new patterns.
Florals are important for socks and leggings. Digital prints enrich color combinations of complex florals. Size and density can be changed according to market trends. Miu Miu’s floral embroiery is texturally novel.
Lock socks can be worn for daily dressing. In skateboard and basketball sports, they are also popular. Fashion long socks are as functional as sporty ones, and the appearance is key. HUF got inspiration from the skateboarding culture and put wee patterns on long socks. Statement contrasting colors and tie dye show a street Americana feel.
Simple colors and slogans are combined to deliver a humorous message.
Shiny embellishments add appeal to fashion socks. Burlington Socks’s special large sequins are outstanding. Love in wonderland’s simple designs are for suitable for daily life. Sequins, pearls, rhinestones and metallic threads update solid knit socks.
Metallic threads are softer and subtler. Manish Arora’s vintage color blocks smarten up items. Metallic threads are added to the shiny pieced socks at FENDI and Happy Socks, and Antonio Marras’s tight pantyhose.
Shanghai Art Book Fair 2019 attracts lots of famous illustrators all over the world. They came here with their works. You could read plenty of illustrated books and get some inspiration.
Tada Yukihiro is an illustrator, cartoonist and mascot designer. You could find more of his works in his personal website(www.tadayukihiro.com). His pictures feel sweet and interesting.
Sue Jean Ko, a South Korean artist, studies illustrating and screen printing and loves hand making. Her works include screen printed books, art books and greeting cards. Her personal website is http://www.suejeanko.com.
Inspired by music, punk culture and futuristic concepts, Radio Woon created LALA COMPANY. Exaggerated black lines are employed to create big eyes and sausage mouths.
The Underwater Life, created by Jha Rambharos, shows a folk painting form mithila in East India. Jha Rambharos grew up along the Ganges River and had great interest in water and the underwater world. In this book, he used mithila for painting.
Constructivism in fashion design is related to Bauhaus school, Piet Mondrian and Composition in Red, Blue, and Yellow.
Gosha Rubchinshiy collaborated with DIESEL RED TAG to release the capsule collection featuring the rebellious quality, youth sub-culture, constructivism, drama and music.
The capsule collection of DIESEL RED TAG×GR-UNIFORMA includes more than 50 items. The inspiration came from the rising and developing of the Russian avant-garde art at the beginning of the 20th century. Constructivism, drama and music are involved with denim.
Recently, Gosha Rubchinskiy launched new project “GR-Uniforma” with DIESEL. “Uniforms” are deconstructed to create offbeat denim items in the new collection.
In addition to denim, you can see the elevated workwear style in GR-Uniforma.
Limoges, evergreen and black play important roles in this season. Dark natural tones are original. The metallic lustre of fabrics increase brightness, which is suitable for luxury underwear and fashionable outer underwear.
Limoges is eye-catching. It is suitable for underwear and pajamas.
Clothing Collocation — Limoges
Evergreen is ideal for luxury underwear, nightgown and outer underwear.
Clothing Collocation — Evergreen
Black is critical for the modern style, which elegant and makes neutral colors high-class.
Clothing Collocation — Black
This collection is for high-class clothing and glossy fabrics such as silk satin, lace and velvet. It is the best option for corset, pajamas, and nightgown.