Credit: Color names and images from Sunbrella
FLORALS: Bold, Impressionistic, Etched, Tropical, Geometric, Watercolor. Florals consistently make their way into trends and this year was no exception. In particular, we saw artisan elements which included painting, stamping and hand renderings.
Credits: Amy Butler, Missoni, Marimekko, Cole & Son, Charlie Wilson
BOLD GEOS: High-Contrast, Clean & Simple, Primarily Two Color. Chevron, trellis, fret, quatrefoil, interlocking.
Credits: Missoni, Marimekko, Hemingway, Barbara Hulanicki, Cole & Son
RETRO REVITALIZATION: 70’s and 80’s Bold Stripes with Strong Color Contrasts of Bright Orange, Electric Yellow, Fuchsia, and Black. Seeing designers pull from their archived fabric libraries. Hints of these patterns made their way into fabric designs this past season.
Credits: Rebecca Minkoff, Missoni, Maharam, Paul Smith, Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters
COASTAL CONNECTION: Navy & White Stripes and Patterns; Shells, Seahorses, Fish, Rope Details, Gold Accents. Escaping to a seaside retreat, even if it’s only in your backyard.
Credits: Frontgate, Horchow, Joss & Main, Charcoal & Crayons, Solarium Fabrics, Karen Robertson, Land’s End
BIRDS: Vintage, Hand Painted, Contrasting, Geometric, Adding a Whimsical Touch.
Credits: Marimekko, Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters
Banner credits: Luli Sanchez, Schumacher, Mimi Paulusma, Lear Gauker, Duralee