Patternbank brings you its final round up of all the outstanding prints we’ve seen at the recent Spring Summer 2013 catwalk shows from New York, London, Milan and Paris. Here we have compiled the key print trends for the coming season. Sign up for our weekly newsletter to find out when Part 2 goes live.
Fine Drawn Lines – Illustrated Prints – Botanical Studies – Silhouetted Looks – Matisse Inspiration – Stencilled Work – Creative Backgrounds
Unusual Colour Combos – Hidden Imagery – Bold Shapes – Contrasting Scales – Paint Overlays – Floral Disguises – Distorted Shapes
Kaleidoscopic Distortion – Fractured Effects – Spliced and Overprinted Styles – Contrasting Textures – Monochrome Stripes – Iridescent Looks – Futuristic Prints
Check Floral Mix
Single Stem Silhouettes – Checkerboard Backgrounds – Transparent Overlays – Grand Scale Uses – Masai Ethnic Floral Mix – Cut Out Techniques – Simple Flowerheads – See-through Styles
Repeated Patterning – Optical Mosaic Effects – Modernist Style – Sharp Graphic Lines – Fractured Geometric Prints – Prism Shapes – Complicated Tile Effects