Premiere Vision Paris Fall Winter 2018-19 Overview

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This week, WeConnectFashion readers look at three materials directions that will be informing the FW 18-19 season. From the halls of the Premiere Vision Paris tradeshow: Nouveau Neoprene explores scuba fabric’s transition from pure performance to fashion essential while The Fashion Tweed sees the modern reinvention of a classic. Astronomy Prints look to the future with a mix of galactic themed digital graphics and illustrations.

Materials Direction FW 18/19

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Nouveau Neoprene

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Scuba textures are reworked for Fall/Winter with a lighter handle that lends itself to fashion as well as sportswear applications.

  • Spongy handles have a lightweight yet substantial feel
  • Jersey finishes and marled backers that tap into the athleisure trend
  • Pastel tints and pale neutral color-ways have a transseasonal feel

The Fashion Tweed

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Boucle tweed textures are given a fashion twist for Fall with multicolored, multi-textural knits shot with glittering metallics.

  • Checks and stripes are abstracted by looped and fluffy yarns
  • Finishes dotted with embroidery thread add an extra textural quality
  • Foil effect coatings offer a contemporary take on a classic fabrication

Astronomy Prints

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Nebula prints, planetary patters and astrology motifs give an other-worldly feel to Fall fabrics.

  • Prints mix and match photoreal images and illustrative motifs
  • Collaged and layered effects soften ultra-modern digital graphics
  • Zodiac signs bring a fresh look to space-age trends
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