Livetrend has assembled some of the Top Trends from the recent SS22 Textile Fairs. Trends are unified by a desire to address the senses and concepts focus on visual and tactile effects, fusing screens and nature.
A mood that takes us back to the fascinating atmosphere of New York in the ’50s, but with a sporty touch that makes it modern. The inspiration for this theme comes straight from classic aviator outfits, embellished with leather utility details, vintage-style shoes that resemble boxing shoes and bowling bags.
Black and white is revitalized by dark red decos. Black and dark burgundy combinations in classic tartan checks are updated by shiny tape yarns, jacquard chenille viscose knits or baroque flower patterns.
The season ahead will see individuals become empowered by energy-saving technology, new and faster connectivity, and the realisation that small changes in behaviour can have positive, far-reaching effects.