A/W Fashion Trends
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Fashion trends never cease to amaze the rapid growing number of 'fashionistas' in the UK. The latest on the crème de la crème of the world’s catwalks have already shown the amazing trends of winter 2014/15. To avoid being left out, here is a list of top 5 winter fashion trends.
1. Wine Colour
Along with the soft pastel that embodies femininity; wine colour is interesting and refined for winter. The saturation of colour may vary depending on the occasion. You can choose to go for ripe cherries or even colour Bordeaux. 2014/15 winter fashion season has been baptised as 'Wine Total-Bow'. Ensure that you stay relevant with sets of plain wine colour sweaters and trousers including elegant coats and dresses.
2. Faux Fur
Faux fur is a style that never fades, although this season is totally different from the rest. Fashion houses are incorporating creative small fur details to ornament the footwear, coats, trousers and jackets. A practical example is Dolce & Gabbana’s winter season coat consisting of elegant fur gates in a pre-war Italian style. Gucci and Amroha Amani have also incorporated fur in their winter collection.
3. The Long Sweater
Long sweaters provide a range of styles that you can explore to match a particular occasion including weather. The fact that it can be converted to a dress, and also a warm coat makes it even more interesting. You can go for classic length or mid-thigh since there are a number of fashion brands such as Tommy Hilfiger and Marks and Spencer having this assortment. You can also adventure by tying a large knot at the side of your sweater dress to embellish the whole winter idea.
4. High Boots
The latest assortment of winter fashion has definitely brought back the 60’s where wins podiums and steel-high boots dominated the fashion industry. Versace’s highlighted suede boots lace-up together with extended boots from Gucci (made of snake skin) are good options to compete with A-listers. There is also patent leather at Lanvin Boots and Valentino’s diamond shaped pattern high boots to grace the frosty occasion.
5. Bulk Shoulders
Bulk shoulders were initiated in the late 50s, and today the fashion still remains. Chanel and Jacquemus offer amazing extra long coat and coat-coat with Marni and Proenza Schouler coming up with voluminous sweaters, shoulders tops and short jackets.
Ensure you take your time to research carefully the best online and offline stores before purchasing these items. This is to avoid trading with unscrupulous entities that will either give you fake products or overprice the items. Online catalogues often give a broad selection of fashion brands to choose from so it could be worth checking them out, visit Just Catalogues for a list of the UK's top catalogues.
Written by Olivia