Patternbank are excited to introduce our latest print trend tool that focuses on the kids & stationery market for SS18. Our Childrenswear trends team and our giftware experts have been researching and analysing the world of design, art and pattern to create this essential print & graphic trend report. With over 30 pages of inspirational mood, colour, print and graphic trend intelligence, this Spring/Summer trend forecast report aims to assist and inspire with all your new season developments and stationery products.
5 Print trend stories: Electric Jungle / Orbital / Geo Dazzle /Ethnic Spirit / Oriental Creatures
Each trend theme is broken down into mood, print direction, graphic direction & colour
Over 30 pages of inspirational print forecast intelligence
Over 50 directional hand-picked images
Colour palette breakdowns with Pantone TCX references
This report covers a broad spectrum of the season’s hottest pattern & graphic trends, and with 5 main trends, complete with Pantone® TCX references we are confident this wealth of choice and inspiration will provide a foundation in your creative developments for SS18.
The Patternbank team bring you Part 2 of our key Print & Pattern Trends from the Autumn/Winter 2017/18 Menswear Catwalk shows, alongside our curated trend driven print designs from The Patternbank Online Textile Studio. Check out more of our Fall 2017 prints at The Patternbank Studio.
ARTIST » Lou Dalton / Abstract Painting Mirrored Colourful marker by Oana Soare / Prada / Brush by Michele Tozzi / Just Move by Jessica Halford / Commes Des Garcon
FLORAL COVERS » Moschino / Facetasm / Summer Floral Lavender by Meryl Pardoen (Premium Studio) / Facetasm / Blue Flowers by Tim Lee (Premium Studio) / White and Black 01 by Beccy Bland / Dolce & Gabbana
Pantone recently revealed their 2017 colour of the year. Already seen on the Spring/Summer 2017 catwalks, Greenery is a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring. The colour is all about rejuvenation and freshness. This vibrant colour can be used across many product categories from apparel to interiors.
Patternbank brings you our biggest in-depth catwalk trend report. Highlighting the key Spring/Summer Print and Pattern trends from the latest New York, London, Paris and Milan catwalk and runway shows. The team have gathered information from the designers collections and compiled a selection of the most prominent print looks trending for Spring/Summer 2017 together with an insight into colours for the season.
- 10 print trend stories for Spring/Summer 2017
- Over 84 pages of inspirational print forecast intelligence
- Over 500 on trend hand-picked images
- Covers New York, London, Paris & Milan Spring/Summer 2016 shows
- The top 40 print focused shows highlighted
- 6 colour trends for Spring/Summer 2017
- The essential print catwalk analysis trend report for every brand, designer and studios.
- Fantastic value – £60/$75/€70
Ka Wa Key‘s work explores the identity of Asian men with the roots of their sensuous cultures and aesthetics. His personal design process involves the hybridities in; Eastern and Western clothing, masculine and feminine representations and the traditional textile crafts with the latest fashion technology. Key graduated from the Royal College of Art in London with a Master’s degree in Fashion Menswear in 2015 with the scholarships he obtained by winning the Hong Kong Young Design Talent Award (YDTA) and the Hong Kong Fashion Designers’ Association Talent Award. He was nominated as one of the finalists at the H&M Design Award for his graduate collection, which was showcased in “DOUBLE JE” contemporary art exhibition in Palais de Tokyo in Paris. See more here.
The Patternbank team are excited to launch the latest AW17/18 Print Trend Report focused towards Kidswear & Stationery . Once again our childrenswear trends team & giftwear experts have been scrutinising and researching the world of design, art and pattern to create this essential print trend tool. This 57 page report is filled with inspirational mood, colour and pattern trend intelligence, and aims to assist and inspire with all your new season’s developments.
4 macro trends, 12 print stories and 24 print & graphic direction pages
Over 55 pages of inspirational print forecast intelligence
Over 180 directional hand-picked images
Colour palette breakdowns with Pantone TCX references
The Patternbank Team bring you the key Print Trends from the Spring and Summer 2017, Menswear Catwalk shows alongside some great designs from The Patternbank Online Textile Studio. Check out more of our Spring/Summer 2017 prints at The Patternbank Studio.
FLORAL OUTLINE » Antonio Marras / Boglioli / Emporio Armani / Marni / Paul & Joe / Emporio Armani / Papavre Field by Vivienne Kristof / Silhouette Floral by Camilla Coelho
Patternbank caught up with Claire Foster, vintage collector and owner of Sourced Vintage Studio, to hear her thoughts on the catwalk’s influence, on current print and pattern trends.
What key vintage prints or historic eras are you feeling will be influences next season?
I’m really feeling the romanticism of the renaissance period being a big influencer on florals for the more feminine for womenswear that has been gaining pace – especially for dresses and occasion wear. Also I think that historic interior prints, opulent Baroque in particular, look interesting for winter – in heavier fabrics and particularly for outerwear. I also love the gothic black-out florals that have been evolving over the past couple of seasons and think they will be really important for A/W 16/17.
The Patternbank team have been busy extracting all the key print looks for you in the final instalment of New York Fashion Week. Once again we saw designers take a trip to the 60’s and 70’s, with Glam rock and bohemian styling being the key print trends coming through from New York this Fall season. Look out for our forthcoming reports on London Fashion Week.
Modern 60s Graphics & Prints -Pattern Riots – Funky Political Statements – Beautiful Embellishments – Decorative Typography – OTT Styling & Patchworks
Libertine Photos via Vogue.com
Anna Sui F/W16
Sixties Enhanced Pattern – Modern Pop Art Plays – New Biba References – Psychedelic Prints – Bohemian 60s Retro Prints
Anna Sui Photos via Vogue.com
Vivienne Tam F/W16
Turkisk Carpet Patterns – North Asian Traditional Costume References – Eclectic Folkloric Plays – Explored Patchwork & Ikat
Vivienne Tam Photos via Vogue.com
Patternbank brings you the Menswear catwalk collections for Autumn/Winter 2016/17, where the team have put together the strongest print trends together with a selection of designs from the Patternbank online print studio complimenting each story. The Autumn/Winter collections are a great indicator as to which print trends will be strong for this season.
Alexander McQueen / Katie Eary / Etro / White Mountaineering / Gucci / Paul Smith photos via Vogue.com
Paisley Plays inspired Patternbank Studio Designs by Akwaflorell, Sikdesign, Eduardo Doreni, Akwaflorell.
Alexander McQueen / Gucci / Alexander McQueen / Dolce & Gabbana / Casely Hayward / Comme des Garçons Homme Plus photos via Vogue.com
Floral Tribute inspired Patternbank Studio Designs by Oya Gamze Kguner, Dunya Atay, Sandra Douse, Eduardo doreni
Katie Eary / Salvatore Ferragamo / Emporio Armani / Gucci / Salvatore Ferragamo / Iceberg photos via Vogue.com
Sharp geo inspired Patternbank Studio Designs by Yordanka Poleganova, Urban Rabaglio, Simonetta De Simone, Amy Mathews.
Valentino / Casely Hayford / Roberto Cavalli / Topman Design / Dries Van Noten / Topman Design photos via Vogue.com
60’s Boho inspired Patternbank Studio Designs by Ruth Duncan, Ellys Beale, Oslo Prints, Holly Cooper.
Au Jour le Jour / White Mountaineering / Au Jour le Jour / Ports / White Mountaineering / Valentino photos via Vogue.com
Modern Aztec inspired Patternbank Studio Designs by Hanna Viktorsson, Hanna Victorsson, Hanna Viktorsson, Studimisty.
Vivienne Westwood / Comme des Garçons Shirt / Sacai / Valentino / Mihara Yasuhiro / Etro photos via Vogue.com
Tartan Check-out inspired Patternbank Studio Designs by Shk Design, Burcu Korkmazyurek, Krishna Muraleedharan, CNR Design.
Roberto Cavalli / Gucci / Etro / 3.1 Phillip Lim / Costume National / Etro photos via Vogue.com
Simply Skin inspired Patternbank Studio Designs by Susie Foster, Ahmet Senel, Ahmet Senel, Elmira Amirova.
Etro / Gucci / Umit Benan / James Long / Ralph Loren / Vivienne Westwood photos via Vogue.com
Ornamental Opulence inspired Patternbank Studio Designs by DFLC Prints, Elizabeth Rachael, Victoria A, Natalia Kravchata.
Casely Hayford / Sibling / Balmain / Alexander McQueen / Dries Van Noten / Alexander McQueen photos via Vogue.com
Philipp Plein / JW Anderson / Philipp Plein / Gucci / Mihara Yasuhiro / Iceberg photos via Vogue.com
Pascal Jaouen is a master of embroidery and first made his name in high-end ready to wear where he invited the public to view his work during the collections. Now working as a tutor Jaouen shares his knowledge with other keen embroiderers wanting to learn traditional and more modern techniques at The Art Embroidery School where he works. If you fancy your hand at one of the courses you can sign up here.
Patternbank are excited to introduce our latest print trend tool that focuses on the kids & stationery market for SS17. Our Childrenswear trends team and our giftware experts have been researching and analysing the world of design, art and pattern to create this essential print & graphic trend report. With over 70 pages of inspirational mood, colour, print and graphic trend intelligence, this Spring/Summer trend forecast report aims to assist and inspire with all your new season developments and stationery products.
4 macro trends, 16 print stories and 32 print & graphic direction pages
Over 70 pages of inspirational print forecast intelligence
Over 200 directional hand-picked images
Colour palette breakdowns with Pantone TCX references
Our inspiration is split into four overarching macro trends: Escape / Honest / Modern / Treasured. These four mood setting themes are then split into four smaller and more directional trends, all containing a mood board, print & graphic direction pages with credited images for your convenience. The print directions break down each of the moods to focus on inspirational print and graphic direction. This report covers a broad spectrum of the season’s hottest pattern & graphic trends, and with sixteen trends, complete with Pantone® TCX references we are confident this wealth of choice and inspiration will provide a foundation in your creative developments for SS17.
The Paris runway was no disappointment for pattern lovers, as Spring/Summer 2016 came alive with a vibrant and eclectic mix of colour and pattern. Dries Van Noten ticked all the boxes with his eccentric dress-up collection of clashing brights and rich patterns all fighting for attention and Giambattista Valli successfully combined an array of 70’s furnishing patterns in attractive shades to produce a wearable retro look. Catch Paris Part 2 later next week to complete Patternbank’s coverage of all the best bits from the SS16 shows.
Dries Van Noten S/S16
Movie Star Glamour – Clashing Pattern – Tangled Vines and Bramble Patterns – Gold Wings – Jewelled Embellishments – Tattooed Gloves – Lustre Jacquards
Dries Van Noten Photos via Vogue.co.uk
Alexander McQueen S/S16
Layered Laces – Fringed Motifs – Vintage Floral Embroideries – French Florals – Romantic Flower Prints – Rich Brocade and Border Embroideries
Alexander McQueen Photos via Vogue.co.uk
Elie Saab S/S16
Rich Candy Stripes – Soft Toned Florals – Macramé Lace – Floral Printed Broderie Anglaise – Drawn Flowers – Dark Outlines – Guipure
Elie Saab Photos via Vogue.co.uk
Pattern and print is everywhere at the moment and in particular the trainer market who are joining forces with some of the most talented designers and artists around. From Liberty teaming up with brands like Nike and Vans to adorn trainers with classic Liberty patterns to more new contemporary prints. Also designers Eley Kishimoto and artists Zio Ziegler and Takashi Murakami have added their distinctive style to the Vans classic slip-on, clothing and bags.
A fairly new company Inkkas has adopted a novel way of choosing which trainers to put into production by crowdfunding their product first. This way they can see which styles are more popular before they commit to production. Not only that they take an ethical approach to production too, crafted with respect for the environment and the people who make them and for every product purchased they plant a tree. Print and pattern is not going away anytime soon and with new advances in technology it looks like it’s here to stay. Patternbank would like to think this is the begins of a pattern take over!
Patternbank brings you a snapshot of the key trends happening on the high street for A/W 15/16. This powerful Black & White statement continues to be strong within print trends pushing through this Autumn, after the colourful hues of late Summer.
Silhouetted Blooms / Flowing Floral Placement / Linear Effects / Dense Coverage
Folk Inspired / Stylised Florals / Embroidery & Appliqué / Decorative Borders
Painted Effects / Drips and Dabbed / Mottled Brush Marks / Random Pattern
Niave Geometrics / Navaho Prints / Ethnic Borders / Bold Stripes
S/S 2016 – WILD FLORAL MIXING / BOTANICAL STUDIES / WATERCOLOUR DETAIL / MINUTE FLOWERS / FLORAL BOUQUETS / ROMANTIC STYLING
SOFT WATERCOLOUR FLORAL BY AINA MARTINEZ SNAPE / A PIECE OF MEADOW BY AKWAFLORELL / WILD FLOWERS BY HOLLY MONTAGNON / HANADA BY FREYA
ANNIE’S LACE BY SOFIA PERINA-MILLER / BLUE GARDEN BY PRINTMUSE / BOTANICAL FLORAL STUDIES BY ELEANOR VORSTIUS / ROMANTIC FLOWERS BY MARIA ISABEL RODRIGUEZ
Patternbank Premium is our private members-only area containing exclusive hand-picked directional and on-trend designs from the largest collection of designers in the world.
BEWITCHING FLORALS BY KATINKA VLR / BOTANICAL EDGE BY CALAVERA SUR/ BOTANICAL FLORAL BY UNICORN DESIGNS / BURCU-31 BY BURCU KORKMAZYUREK / GARDEN SONGS BY SOFIA PERINA-MILLER / INTERESTING & UNIQUE FOLRA BY FREYA
Image credits: Steven Meisel for Vogue, Mouni Feddag, Stella McCartney S/S16 – Vogue.com, Michelle Morin, Gucci Florals, Monique Lhuillier S/S16 Vogue.com, Hennie Haworth.
We’re loving Melbourne based label Rouda which is the brainchild of textile designer Megan McNeill. Her work has recently caught the attention of the Patternbank team and here we ask Megan a few questions about how she got started and about her success to date, with an insight into what inspires her beautiful work.
How did you get into designing textiles, did one thing start your career?
Today Patternbank are featuring the work of textile print designer Michele Tozzi in our ongoing series highlighting the fantastic designers here on the Patternbank Textile Print Design Studio. Michelle Tozzi loves to draw and create something new each day and designing is a passion where he explores varied styles and techniques. We love his designs which would suit both sportswear and swimwear as well as the younger market. Tozzi creates designs using geometrics giving them a fun twist, ethnic textures, skins and tropical. Check out more of his diverse work here on his Patternbank Studio profile page.
Modern Harlequin available exclusively on our Online Textile Design Studio
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