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Portugal Fashion: The Most In Vogue Trends for Spring/Summer 2018Thursday 1 February 2018
Portugal Fashion: The Most In Vogue Trends for Spring/Summer 2018 ⇒ The fashion weeks show us the collections for the next season, the next trends, and have a fundamental priority to communicate and transmit the new trends of the creators, where the new collections are presented and displayed.
The international focus of Portugal Fashion is one of the main lines of the project and undoubtedly one of the most important. It’s all about the promotion of the national image, design and trends, affirming itself as a reference of creativity and aesthetic sophistication from Portugal to the exterior. In addition to the internationalization, one of the focus is to communicate the young creators as another of the strategic pillars of Portugal Fashion. By complementing the main, Bloom undercovers the creations of the young designers.
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With the Invicta shows, Portugal Fashion finishes presenting the Spring / Summer collections that went through London, New York, Paris, Milan, and Lisbon. The four days of the 42º edition achieved thirty-three fashion shows, with proposals from seventeen designers, eight young designers, twelve students from six fashion schools, five clothing brands and six footwear brands.
The trends for the hot season were revealed by Diogo Miranda, Miguel Vieira, Nuno Baltazar, Susana Bettencourt, Dielmar, Lion of Porches, Luís Buchinho, Micaela Oliveira, Hugo Costa, Julio Torcato, Luis Onofre, Ana Sousa, among others.
Exuberance, sophistication, sensuality and exaggerated proportions, the blend of classic tailoring with the technique of competitive performance materials, oversized sleeves, ruffles, bulky ties and necklines that leave the shoulders exposed are the big bets of the creators for the next season. Pastel pink, curry, orange, pink fuchsia, gray, black caviar, red, raw blue, white, materialize the season trends, assuming the role of a sophisticated, confident, sexy and feminine woman. Modernity and romance tell the story of a mature, modern and sensual woman.
The next season draws light, with expressive prints that underline loose and long silhouettes, which exalts an irreverent, cosmopolitan and confident men and women who appreciate elegance as well as relaxation. The nudity is softly revealed by the lightness of the transparencies, the embroidery, the lace, the applications of layers, the vibrant colours, the structured and fluid fabrics, simple pieces contrasting with elaborate materials, the silks, marking the trends for the next season.
Spring Summer 2018 proposes a modern lifestyle where there are space and openness to new horizons coupled with a spring and sweet palette.