Spring Summer 2016: Trend Alert, Vol.1

Here’s where women’s style is headed next. From nude and barely-there yellows to sharp shots of orange and pink, and beyond, the catwalks have provided us with a Rainbow of colour. Designers: Gucci Chloé, Missoni.luisaworld_collectionsSS16ruffles

Ruffles are back but what makes this trend feel fresh is that none of the designers used the undulating fabric in a manner that was anything close to girly. Designers: Gucci, Alexander McQueen, Balmain, Michael Kors.

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Monochrome is alive and kicking, but for SS16 when you refer to one colour, the palette of choice is sexy black in sheer fabrics and diaphanous layers. Designers: Valentino , Givenchy.

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Also the designers have put the pedal to the metal. Shiny textures, iridescent fabrics, these looks bring a fresh sense of opulence to the always-colourful season. The big news? Shine for day. Designers: Saint Laurent, Isabel Marant, Gucci, Lanvin.

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Well, floral prints is an all-time classic Spring/Summer trend but this season is embellished with some vintage peasant prairie prettiness because this country look will work for you in the city. Designers: Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Chloé, Gucci.