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Women's Color Trends, F/W 2015-16 Forecast

Courtesy of Fashion Snoops

The must have colors for women as confirmed by the recent runways. Fashion Snoops’ Fall/Winter 15/16 Color Forecast identifies five key families: Spices, Ceramics, Glacier Spa, Thrones and Lab Brights. Spice signals a return to warmth. A new retro range of enticing saturated mid tones, and soft pastels with a wider range continue.

The Top Ten Colors

Five key color families have been identified: Spices, Ceramics, Glacier Spa, Thrones and Lab Brights. Spice signals a return to warmth, influenced by ethnic accent hues. A new retro range of Ceramics addresses enticing saturated mid tones, while Glacier Spa focuses on the continuation of soft pastels with a wider range. Thrones evolve from regal and jewel tones as one of the most popular families. Lab Brights presents an evolution of proven and commercial fashion colors along with select new accents.

FOREST GREEN

Forest is a favored green which stands out especially on wool outerwear. Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, FOREST GREEN

BURGUNDY

A brown-cast alternative to maroon, burgundy becomes one of the most popular reds of the season.

Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, BURGUNDY

Navy becomes an increasingly popular choice as a base color set to various textures.

Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, NAVY

SCARLET

As far as red goes, scarlet powers forward as a popular option in vibrant shades.

Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, SCARLET

MOSS

Milan designers feature a portfolio of greens for the season, with mid tones of moss making an impression.

Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, MOSS

SKY

Sky is one of the most popular soft pastels this season set to both mid and bright tones.

Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, SKY

WINTER WHITE

Winter white makes a strong seasonal statement, leveraged on a variety of head-to-toe looks. Plush textures and knitwear are of note.

Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, WINTER WHITE

PALE PINK

Pale pink is the most saturated soft pink tone this season. Ralph Lauren presents noteworthy shades.

Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, PALE PINK

MUSHROOM

Mushroom is introduced as a new neutral, set to muddy grey tones.

Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, MUSHROOM

SALMON PINK

Salmon pink is a new color this season which makes a noteworthy retro statement at Carven, set to dark tones.

Top Color, Womens Market, F/W 2015-16, SALMON PINK

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This FW 2015-16 Women's Color Seasonal Recap by Fashion Snoops is a comprehensive report, breaking down the key women’s colors & palettes for the season. The focus with this report is to demonstrate the most influential color families and combinations as well as direct you to emerging hues. In addition, for the first time ever, we confirm select colors from our Visionary reports, signaled by a star, in an effort to further connect our forecasts and runway trends.

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