What's the Hottest Trend of Summer '16?

Fruit. Fruit motifs in Watermelon and (mostly) Pineapple. All over fruit repeats, single fruit motifs on jewelry, shoes, purses, clothes, tees, swimwear – everything! Back in the winter, I included the fruit motif for Spring and Summer forecast, and it looks like it definitely took off! Brands/Stores:  Target, Top Shop, J Crew, ASOS, Berry Jane, Keds, Forever 21, Mod Cloth Continue reading What's the Hottest Trend of Summer '16?

Kids #Denim Spotlight: Blue Rebel & Blue Effect

Don’t get me wrong, USA has been the launchpad for some pretty stellar denim brands. But in the children’s wear market, it has generally lacked in innovation and style. As a denim designer, I am pretty impressed with these two denim labels showing up at the upcoming Pitti Florence show (details below) Blue Rebel – Blue Rebel jeans is the statement denim brand for kids based in the Netherlands. … Continue reading Kids #Denim Spotlight: Blue Rebel & Blue Effect