Patternbank brings you the highlights from New York A/W 2013 Fashion Week. This is the first instalment where we have selected designers showing key print trends for Fall / Winter 2013. Watch out for Part 2 which will follow shortly and the up and coming London, Milan and Paris Shows which we will also be covering here at Patternbank.

Thakoon A/W 2013


Photographic Floral Collage – Pattern Patchwork – Dark Studies – Dandelion Prints – Ethereal Foliage – Dark Romantic Florals

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Suno A/W 2013


Folk Borders – Art Nouveau References – Stylized Repeats – Positive/Negative Colour Plays – Medieval Tapestry Patterns

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Tracy Reese A/W 2013


Floral Motifs – Deconstructed Paisley Elements – Plaid Plays – High Contrast Combos – Deep & Rich Saturated Colour – Intense Pattern Mixes

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Mara Hoffman A/W 2013


Colourful Kaleidoscope References – Neon Folk Looks – Tribal Pattern Injection – Peacock Prints – Twisted Psychedelic Pattern

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BCBG Max Azria A/W 2013


Hand Painted Lace – Kaleidoscope Pattern build ups – Silhouette Henna Prints – High Contrast pattern – Linear Pattern plays

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Alexandre Hercovitch A/W 2013


Exotic Florals  – Abstracted Prints – Muted but Romantic Colour plays – Slightly Dark Exotic Prints – Linear Open Pattern

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Part 2 of Patternbank’s New York Print & Pattern Highlight report will be live shortly.