We recently went to Première Vision New York at Pier 94 on the 18 – 19 July 2017. It was a great show with all the studios and fabric manufacturers ready for the new Autumn/Winter 2018 /19 season. Whilst we were there, we took the opportunity of visiting the trend forum areas. Many thanks to our eyes and ears in New York and Patternbank Designer Alice Lam of Circlealine.
Below is our quick recap of the key print trends that the Premiere Vision Fashion teams have highlighted for Autumn/Winter 2018/19.
Rough Textures / Marble Paintings / Raw Soft / Shadowy Depth / Metallicized Mineral Surfaces / Tonal Darks / Cloudy Uneven / Tone on Tone
Image credits: Marble Texture Blue Black White Patterns by Oana Soare, Fluorite – Minerva Mine, Hardin Co, Illinois, Found on Pinterest, Elie Saab Resort 2018, Fingal’s Cave Scotland, Underwater Sea Cave Found on Pinterest, Crystal Cave Rock, Oil by Ray Collins, Psyche Marbled Swim by Alice Lam
1920’s Gothic / Inverted Florals / Large Scale Blossoms / Elaborate Placements / Rich Borders / Enigmatic Opulence / Rich Tones / Dyed Shearling
Image credits: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries ABC, Victorian Gothic Found on Pinterest, Dark Garden by Susi Jianyi, Autumn Plants and Leaves Gradient Background by Oana Soare, Zardozi Embroidery, Lithograph Dark Floral Pattern by Omerta, Fendi Couture Fall 2017
Assertive Florals / Folk and Retro Styles / Black Backgrounds / Flower Power Sensibility / Frieda Kahlo References / Bold & Bright / Strong Floral Paintings / Floral Bursts
Image credits: Gucci fall 2017, Retro Pop Flowers – Vintage Love by Sonja Sporrer-Hornfeck, Ismael Fino, Naeem Khan Resort 2018, Fleur Papillion by Tessa L.Hall, Buketik by Sofia Perina-Miller, Fendi Couture Fall 2017
Pixelated Op Art / Architectural Conversational’s / Art Deco & Bauhaus Line-work / Angular & Brick Tiled Grids / Skyscrapers & City Views / Sci-Fi Distopia
Image credits: Geo87 Dimension by Alice Lam, Simultaneous Dresses (Three women, Forms, Colours) 1925, Chrysler building by Daniel Schwabe, Found on Pinterest, Windows Night Architecture Rectangles by Theodor Suhan, The Chrysler Building by Dennis Beck, Elisabeth Frediksson, Lexi 04 – Linear Geometric Design by Leanne Friedberg
Bold Abstract / Irregular Shapes / Pop Art References / Sketched & Painted / Splatter Paint / Art School / Abstract Expressionism / Abstracted Florals
Image credits: Louis Vuitton SS18, House of Holland Resort 2018, Giorgio Armani Resort 2018, Abstract Painting by Little Cloud, Diane von Furstenberg Resort 2018, Roy Lichtenstein Brushstroke 1965, Txtr11 Jackson by Alice Lam
Traditional Window Pane Plaids / Classic Houndstooth / Plaid and Floral Clashes / Scale Changes / Colour Pops / Classic Plaid with a Twist / Unlikely Embellishments
Reinterpreted Fantasy / Mythical Creatures / Aurora Borealis / Mysterious Forests / Constellations / Celestial Phenomena / Dreamscapes and Utopias / New Planets & Star Formations
Image credits: Seamless Circulation of Stars Rain by Chenpei, Isabel Marant Pre-Fall 2016, Aurora in Kitdalen, Norway by Wyane Pinkston, Paul E. Daniels, Bioluminescent phytoplankton at vaadhoo Island. Maldives, Night Crawlies by Katya Rozz, Isabel Marant fall 2017 Vogue, Cosmic Constellation Zodiac Conversational Repeat Pattern by Francesca Hill