Key Color from the Spring 2016 Catwalks

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Pinpointed from the front row of influential ready-to-wear designer shows in New York, London, Milan and Paris, new season collections reveal a new palette of fresh shades to update women’s apparel, accessories and footwear with a forward and contemporary appeal. Here, WeConnectFashion readers can discover three directional color trends taken from Trendstop’s analysis, spanning the Fashion Colors, Core Colors and Accents groups for S/S16. New color directions include a focus on softened pastels and revisited neutrals, as summer darks add a sense of refinement. Elsewhere, products are uplifted with energetic bursts of fiery brights.

Magma Orange

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Making a vibrant addition to the Accents palette, vivid orange is concentrated with a molten intensity.

  • This heated color inspires a sense of energy
  • New season designs make an impactful statement
  • Highlights include sportswear-inspired looks and futuristic eyewear

Apricot Nude

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A peach-tinted nude Fashion Color evolves with a warm cast to introduce a delicate and feminine shade to springtime collections.

  • Casual lightweight styles express a newfound chic
  • The tint brings a second-skin feel to leather footwear
  • Layers of delicate sheers enhance the shade’s romantic undertone

Deep Ink Denim

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Influenced by the work of master painters, watercolor prints bring a mood of romantic expressiveness to womenswear.

Classic denim blue takes on a new dimension of depth this season, resulting in a key Core Color with a dark, inky tone.

  • A deep indigo shade that infuses styles with sophistication
  • Refined daywear emerges with stretch jersey and relaxed utility looks
  • White contrasts lend a sportive touch to footwear
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