Tag Archives: Versace

Trend: Men’s Bomber Jacket

Fall 2015 Menswear

The biggest trend in men’s jackets witnessed on the Fall 2015 runways was “The Bomber”.  The bomber or flight jacket has been around for almost one hundred years.  This military inspired piece of wardrobe continues to be reinterpreted in many shapes and fabrics.  The knit cuffs and waistbands are a common thread but the silhouette can be seen short to long.  Fabrications are the real differentiator here.  Bombers were seen in fur, satin, knit, camouflage, plaids, leather, velvet, pinstripes, quilted, prints, metallic, sequins, nylon, and wool.  It’s a classic mens wardrobe piece that these thirty-six designers continue to design for the 21st century.

(click to enlarge)

Mens Fall 2015 Bomber Trend_1 Mens Fall 2015 Bomber Trend_2 Mens Fall 2015 Bomber Trend_3 Mens Fall 2015 Bomber Trend_4 Mens Fall 2015 Bomber Trend_5 Mens Fall 2015 Bomber Trend_6

Trend: Art Prints

Spring 2015 RTW

There were countless types of prints used for spring 2015 RTW.  One type that seems to be gaining popularity is the art print.  Prints that looked like they came from the canvas and were transformed into garments.

25_PrintStory 26_PrintStory

Trend: Laser Cut

Spring 2015 RTW

Laser cut fabric, leather, and synthetics create lace-like perforations and feather-like textures to make this technology more part of our every day lives in the 21st century.

21_LazerCut20_LazerCut

Trend: Netting

Spring 2015 RTW

The influence of athletic-type netting for more formal dressing seems to have replaced lace for the 21st century.  Used as an overlay or inserted as revealing panels, these sexy looks were hot on the runway.16_Netting_2 16_Netting