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Futuristic Finishes Apparel and Accessories Direction SS 2014

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With their compellingly futuristic feel, Holographics are guaranteed to give a party outfit or sportswear that innovative statement edge. Sparkling with eye-catching rainbow hues or glowing space-age silver, their 3D quality adds another dimension to both apparel and accessories, with texture explorations in sheer panels and fluid surfaces.

Holographics & Fluid Surfaces

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LUMINOUS KALEIDOSCOPE

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Images courtesy Trendstop: Christian Dior, Zilla Spring/Summer 2013

Luminous Kaleidoscope holographs span every color of the rainbow, complementing futuristic layered stripes in gold, pearl pink, apple green and white, and infusing clutch bags with a vibrant colorful edge.

NINETIES SHINE

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Images courtesy Trendstop: Chalayan Spring/Summer 2013; Givenchy Spring/Summer 2012; Paris Street Style October 2011

A retro reflective shine transports us back to the Nineties, adding a plastic sheen to peplum tops and evening shorts. Geometric holograph patterns create hypnotic visual effects on oversized clutch bags.

SPACE-AGE SURFACES

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Images courtesy Trendstop: Anne Valerie Hash, Kunsthochschule Berlin Weissensee Spring/Summer 2013,Chalayan Fall/Winter 2012-13

Holograph designs take a trip to infinity and beyond, exploring futuristic cuts and textures. Try space age silver with pearly iridescent fluidity on sporswear, or experiment with shimmering cut-out paneling on sport-inspired shifts.

METALLIC SILVER

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Images courtesy Trendstop: Danielle Scutt, Acne Spring/Summer 2012, Andrea Crews Spring/Summer 2013

Multi-hued metallic silver breaks up the midi length on platinum skirts flecked in rainbow shine; a glittering belt adds a touch of sci-fi adventure, while simple steel-toned jersey bands adorn sweatshirts to bring a luminous celestial sheen back down to earth.

GALACTIC PRISM

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Images courtesy Trendstop: Moncler Gamme Rouge Spring/Summer 2013, Tom Dixon 2012, Vanessa Bruno Fall/Winter 2012-13

Galactic prism holographs produce eye-catching visual displays on funky partywear, such as fun mirror ball dress and dazzling clutch bags that have a texture from another dimension.

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