Women's Color Trends, F/W 2015-16 Forecast
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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 is a favored green which stands out especially on wool outerwear.
A brown-cast alternative to maroon, burgundy becomes one of the most popular reds of the season.
Navy becomes an increasingly popular choice as a base color set to various textures.
As far as red goes, scarlet powers forward as a popular option in vibrant shades.
Milan designers feature a portfolio of greens for the season, with mid tones of moss making an impression.
Sky is one of the most popular soft pastels this season set to both mid and bright tones.
Winter white makes a strong seasonal statement, leveraged on a variety of head-to-toe looks. Plush textures and knitwear are of note.
Pale pink is the most saturated soft pink tone this season. Ralph Lauren presents noteworthy shades.
Mushroom is introduced as a new neutral, set to muddy grey tones.
Salmon pink is a new color this season which makes a noteworthy retro statement at Carven, set to dark tones.
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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.