Current Fashion Trends For 2012 - Page 2
Ocean/ Sea Life
Prints of sea life and ocean waves have been a prominent feature on clothing this season. Images of shells, starfish, sea horses, pearls and other ocean accents, such as scalloped edges, were a major trend on the catwalk this season. Dresses, for example, featured starfish and seashells. Many fashion houses and designers including Giorgio Armani, Chanel, Givenchy and Versace featured many accents of sea life in their collections.
Bold and abstract prints were a major feature of many collections. Futuristic patterns, swirls, and abstract graphics were a key highlight, as were bird prints and tropical landscapes. Designers including Vera Wang, Derek Lam, and Cynthia Rowley featured bold prints in their collections.
Tangerines and Oranges
Orange and tangerine colors were very popular on the catwalk this season Dresses, skirts tops and accessories in orange shades dominated the catwalk this season, and could be easily named the number one color of the season. Designers including Tommy Hilfiger, Yves Saint Laurent, Dior, Hermes, Vivienne Westwood, Prada, Carolina Herrera, Fendi and Marc Jacobs featured orange and tangerine colored items prominently.
Fashion is always moving forward and new trends are always emerging, but this is what keeps fashion exciting and interesting. Each new season brings the opportunity for you to add something new to your closet.
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