In spring and summer of 2011, what will become a necessity on your shopping list? Is it motorcycle jacket, jacket or sleeveless jacket? Today, let us find the answer together.
Trench coat and motorcycle jackets are both the popular single items in the 2011 spring and summer. Either with sleeves or sleeveless styles, designers make these two timeless classic style exudes vitality and light with new fabric. For example, serpentine motorcycle jacket is the latest trend. It replaces the aviator jackets that is made of heavy fur, becoming the “must- have” in this winter. In addition, shorts and trousers are the most popular choice in the popular formal wear. Designers teach us to create a laid-back summer look with white color. Another new formal wear choice is: wear a suit and pants which belong to different style but can still coordinate with each other. Mix and match different colors and styles can also create a more casual fashion look.
NO.1 Biker Updates
2010 autumn and winter’s aviator jacket will continue to be the next quarter's best-selling single item. However, the motorcycle jacket also has a new upgrade. It will become the highlight of next summer. Balenciaga is known for heavy metal rock motorcycle jacket. This time, it turns to white-washed fabrics and a wide square cut. At the same time, Balmain and Burberry turn to decorative rivets. The rivets are more delicate and refined this time. Some brands turn to punk printed cotton canvas, making a more youthful effect.
Key Colors: washed white, cream, tan, fluorine light dazzle color and red
Key fabrics: washed leather, exposure to leather, metallic leather and cotton canvas
NO.2 Cagoules & parkas
The sports-style raincoat is the most successful combination of practicality and business. It is consistent with the practical style of the next spring and summer, is a key single item in young market. It uses sport style mesh effect, denim and rubber canvas. Matching it with the summer light leather and soft suede can create a more modern sports look. Jaeger’s beige thin khaki style hooded windbreaker is casual but with a slightly mature classic feeling. As for the Iceberg hooded jacket with denim washing of mixed colors, it’s surely the young people’s first choice.
Key colors: bright yellow, cobalt blue, navy blue, white and sand color
Key fabrics: canvas rubber, polished perforated cotton sports mesh effect, denim, suede, canvas
NO.3 Summer Trench Coats
The classic style is always evaluating and the trench coat will become a highlight of next season. Derek Lam mixes and matches different fabrics. Max Mara uses a very light fabric of science and technology. Luisa Beccaria turns to beautiful washing patterns. As for Phillip Lim, it highlights the cut structure.
Key colors: white, washed gray and neutral sand color
Key fabrics: twill, linen, nylon, yarn, snakeskin, lace
NO.4 Lightweight Summer Macs
The ultra-light jacket of summer and rainy seasons is a single product of highly commercial style. It has a simple outline and practical fabrics. The practical zipper with wind-chip is a critical design details. It combines this season's fashion colors, especially bright colors and brown. Peter Jensen‘s bright yellow block stitching and Sportmax’s bright red rubber raincoat, are upgraded versions of the transparent raincoat in the last quarter. They no longer stress hiding, but actively jumping out.
Key colors: neutral colors, bright red and yellow, cyan, and all the brown colors
Key fabrics: Silky polyester, rubber, cotton, damp appearance of the fabric, silky nylon
Popular Sleeveless Jacket
The sleeveless contour is a strong trend in this season. This cut trend can be seen in the sleeveless coat, motorcycle jacket and vest suit.