Tag : spring 18
Hit or miss: spring 18 menswearSubscription
Oxford Westgate’s menswear offer was put to the test in our seasonal secret shopper survey.
Spring sales stutter in face of consumer cautionSubscription
Tough trading has continued on the high street as shoppers are yet to embrace new-season spring collections, retail bosses said this week.
High Street Preview: spring 18Subscription
Drapers brings you a first look at the upcoming collections from the biggest high street retailers, including hero items and key trends for the upcoming season.
High Street Preview: Warehouse spring 18Subscription
See a preview of the top trends from Warehouse’s collection for spring 18.
Stylish, tomboy-esque country dreaming is the dominant theme for Primark’s spring 18 collection.
High Street Preview: LK Bennett spring 18Subscription
The top three trends for the new season at LK Bennett include romantic dresses, mellow yellow shades and a focus on stripes.
High Street Preview: Kurt Geiger spring 18Subscription
From glossy, sky-high ombre stilettoes to silver chunky brogues, nodding to the Wild West’s hold on the spring 18 catwalks – Drapers picks the highlights from Kurt Geiger’s colourful spring 18 selection.
Three key themes from the spring 18 offer from M&S womenswear.
High Street Preview: Dune spring 18Subscription
Footwear retailer Dune to launch a “true nude” collection for the new season.
High Street Preview: Coast spring 18Subscription
From 1990s flashbacks to fairytales and florals, check out Coast’s spring 18 offer.
High Street Preview: Boden spring 18Subscription
It is a season of prints from Boden next season.
High Street Preview: Asos menswear spring 18Subscription
Asos head of menswear design reveals the top trends and key items from the upcoming spring 18 range.
The autumn 18 show season is fast approaching, so use Drapers’ handy guide to start making your bookings.
Paris Fashion Week: spring 18 catwalk catch-upSubscription
The grand finale to the spring 18 womenswear catwalk season, Drapers brings you key collections and dramatic debuts from the runways of Paris.
Milan Fashion Week: spring 18 trend analysisSubscription
Drapers rounds up the trends to note from the womenswear catwalks in Milan.
Ahead of Tommy Hilfger’s debut show at London Fashion Week, Drapers took a trip to the brand’s flagship Regent Street store for an exclusive meeting with the man behind the brand, Tommy Hilfiger, its chief brand officer, Avery Baker, and global CEO Daniel Grieder.
Hong Kong's Centrestage is great but too lateSubscription
The second edition of Hong Kong trade show Centrestage took place on 5-8 September. Drapers reports from the region to explore its ambition to become a global port of call for Asian fashion.
London Fashion Week: spring 18 catwalk catch upSubscription
As the spring collections from London Fashion Week draw to a close, catch up on the shows to know from this season’s womenswear whirlwind.
Leatrice Eiseman is executive director at the Pantone Color Institute. As London Fashion Week continues, she talks Drapers through the 12 top colour trends for spring 18, and what is happening in the world of colour.
The British Fashion Council CEO Caroline Rush on what makes LFW unique, the Designer Showrooms and what she’s looking forward to this season.
Drapers highlights the names to know, key highlights and new-season developments taking place across this season’s London Fashion Week and Designer Showrooms (15-19 September).
Radar: Laurie's regeneration Subscription
Established in 1987, Danish womenswear brand Laurie is set to celebrate its 30th anniversary with the launch of its “long-lasting quality clothing” in the UK for spring 18.
Copenhagen spring 18: the catwalk roundupSubscription
Drapers rounds up the key shows from this season’s Copenhagen Fashion Week, with new names to note and established brands from across the Danish capital.
Moda spring 18: everything you need to knowSubscription
Find out what you missed from the spring 18 edition of Birmingham trade show Moda.
Moda spring 18: Drapers' pick of the new brandsSubscription
Drapers’ pick of the new brands and launches to know from the spring 18 edition of Birmingham trade show Moda.
Indies cautious for spring 18 after July washoutSubscription
Independent buyers are playing it safe and keeping budgets static for spring 18, following tough trading in July.
Moda spring 18: how the show is evolvingSubscription
Drapers catches up with ITE Moda fashion industry director Nick Cook to find out what the show has introduced for spring 18, and its plans for future seasons.
Exhibitors reported varying levels of footfall as the second day of Birmingham trade show Moda drew to a close on Monday.
Upbeat mood in mid-market as Moda kicks offSubscription
Buyers from indies across the UK and Ireland made their way to the NEC in Birmingham on Sunday for the spring 18 edition of Moda.
Thumbs-up for Jacket Required's new layoutSubscription
The introduction of womenswear brands, a layout rethink and additional experiential elements created a buoyant and refreshing start to the London trade show’s 13th edition.
Brands, buyers and the Drapers team made their way to Kensington’s Olympia London for the spring 18 edition of trade show Pure, which ran on 23-25 July.
Pure London has been steadily increasing the number of catwalk shows, seminars and other activities available during the show, while more brands are offering services such as a wet shave to tempt people onto their stands. We found out what exhibitors and buyers thought about this focus on making the show more of an experience.
Drapers pick of the new brands and launches to know from the spring 18 edition of Pure.
Scoop spring 18: Drapers' pick of the brands Subscription
Click through to see some of the new and exciting faces showing at Scoop
The buyers' verdict: spring 18 menswear catwalksSubscription
Six of the industry’s top buyers weigh in on the spring 18 men’s catwalks, revealing their verdict on the trends of note and shows of the season.
Quiet end to satisfactory Berlin shows Subscription
As ever, the final day of the Berlin spring 18 trade shows was a quiet affair.
An exuberant, buzzing scene greeted the Drapers team as the spring 18 Berlin trade shows kicked off yesterday.
Paris Fashion Week Men's: Nine trends to noteSubscription
Catch up on the latest from Paris Fashion Week Men’s with Drapers’ round up of the top trends to know from the city of light.
As the buying season kicks off once more, Drapers spoke to top buyers to find out what they want from the season ahead.
New York-based womenswear label Lilla P has announced the Lucy Wernick Fashion Agency as its agent for the UK and Ireland.
Milan Men's spring 18: eight trends to know Subscription
Updates on classic looks, relaxed tailoring and the return of camouflage were the big stories for Milan’s spring 18 menswear shows.
Drapers higlights some of the brands from Pitti Uomo Spring 18 that impressed our reporters.
Spring 18 preview: Luisa CeranoSubscription
Casual luxury fuses street-style influences with a feminine glamour in the spring 18 womenswear offer from Luisa Cerano. Colour is key, in the form of mossy greens, raspberry pinks and azure throughout the collection, which also features the dominant trend of statement sleeves. Prices range from £25 for a T-shirt to £140 for a coat 0207 323 6100 luisacerano.dk Back to spring 18 preview
Spring 18 preview: Scotch & SodaSubscription
Scotch & Soda is set to unveil a line featuring Felix the Cat for spring 18, as part of a capsule collection that includes denim and sportswear in men’s, women’s and children’s wear. Key items include hand-painted jackets and boyfriend-fit denim. Prices range from £10 for a T-shirt to £84 for outerwear. 020 3137 3901 scotch-soda.com Back to spring 18 preview
Spring 18 preview: Native YouthSubscription
“Youth is not a time of life, it is a state of mind” were the words of inspiration for Native Youth’s men’s and women’s wear designs for spring 18. This comes through in a fusion of earthy tones and relaxed, slouchy androgynous shaping and geometric prints. Key womenswear items include luxe grey co-ords and wide-leg trousers, while a sand-coloured kimono stands out in the men’s range.
Spring 18 preview: Nü DenmarkSubscription
Elegant femininity and sophistication with a holiday vibe undercurrent characterise Nü Denmark’s womenswear collection for spring 18. Translucent layering, florals and wildlife prints appear alongside bold stripes and neutral colours. Metallic detailing stands out on the more muted items, creating a relaxed yet refined effect overall.
Spring 18 preview: Frank LymanSubscription
Statement sleeves are a key focus for the womenswear collection from Frank Lyman for spring 18. Ruffles, bell sleeves and lace detailing create bold silhouettes in a collection that focuses on the feminine with flowy chiffon textures and colourful florals. Prices range from £39 for tops to £150 for coats. 0141 204 0699 franklyman.com Back to spring 18 preview
Spring 18 preview: Lily & MeSubscription
Lily & Me’s spring 18 designs brim with eye-catching botanical prints, and offer a casually elegant summer style. Floral-printed chambray and striped intarsia knitwear are standout pieces in the range. Cotton-and-linen-blend fabrics in a variety of botanical patterns and bold colours are central to the summer collection.
Spring 18 preview: LatteSubscription
Statement jackets and knitwear are the key items in Latte’s fresh, ladylike spring collection. Voluminous sleeves on knitwear and sharply pleated skirts give a sense of a contemporary woman. Prints are floral and feminine. The colour palette includes pinks and zesty green set alongside bold monochrome pieces.
Spring 18 preview: K-SwissSubscription
As the 1990s revival continues apace, K-Swiss turned to its archive for spring 18 with its Classics collection. The capsule range features clothing and footwear for men and women. Referencing US hip-hop culture, there is a focus on logo T-shirts, sweaters and K-Swiss’s traditional colours of navy, white and red. Prices range from £10 for T-shirts and sliders to £50 for a track top. 07775 021297 kswiss.com