After a challenging period of pandemic, followed by ongoing economic, political and environmental crises, consumers would focus on wellbeing, creativity, environment and technology. This season, assurance will return and vibrant, energizing colors will resonate, connecting to the motivational forces like health, discovery, travel & transformation to reignite the energy & imagination. At the same time, healing and settling tones will also appeal to people seeking to calm and rebalance their body and mind. As consumers explore new relationships and gender norms, colors for this season will be truly inclusive, reflecting the multiple, wonderful facades of life.
Scroll down to take a peek at the colors & trends from prominent fashion houses…
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This orange will provide fruity, joyful energy to the season. Its bright and invigorating tones will bring a warming luminosity to the home. It pairs easily with neutrals and is suitable for textiles, glass, and bath and bedroom products. Its playful side will be seen in beauty products & fragrances. The restorative qualities can be utilized for health and wellness-led consumer tech products.
Astro Dust is a rich & appealing mid-tone red which connects to space & universe.
It will be key for all fashion essentials, apparels, make-up and skincare. Its richness & sensory appeal can be enhanced by glossy finishes, stained wood effect and other surface textures. It can also be used well for interiors, large-scale furniture, carpets, bedding and dining ware.
This is an intense and digital hue, influenced by the evolution of Metaverse and the new Space age. This bright and dynamic hue can be used in versatile ways. It is highly suitable for functional active wear, consumer tech and virtual experiences. Using transformative finishes like satin lustre, metallics and anodizing, it can really add glamor. This blue also works as a jewel tone for occasion wear, jewelry and color cosmetics.
This is a comforting color, re-introducing consumers to slowed down lifestyles, calmness & rest. Within the home it can be used for walls and furniture, and also to soften smart home devices. Its therapeutic properties make it perfect for bath, body and wellness products. This soft green is suitable for all fashion categories.
This calm & serene color of the year continues from the summer into this winter. It will be in demand for health-boosting digital therapy and calm-attainment. This is also a gender-inclusive color and is expected to reach all product categories, including occasion wear, tailoring and color cosmetics. It is suitable for smart fitness, wearables and training-led product categories. This restful purple will also gain importance for sleep products within the beauty, interiors and fashion industries.
Color block is a very unique, playful trend that reflects experimental yet bold choices. This trend will be prominent in accessories, fashion and jewelry.
This is an evergreen kind of trend, which comes with blooming positivity and good vibes. It will majorly reflect in fashion, upholstery, accessories, and also, interiors.
This trend has nostalgic, yet firm kind of confident vibes. It will reflect in home décor, fashion, accessories and also in footwear. It is playful and one can use unlimited, versatile creativity!
The future is all about Metaverse and digital world. This trend is full of imagination about the other world and unreal domain, which humans have not seen in their lifetime. It will reflect majorly in jewelry, accessories, installations, and somewhat in fashion world.
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