COLOUR INSPIRATION AW/2016-17
Black & White
- LIGHT -
Inspiration is : Catching the moment, observing real life and discovering what instinctively is coming inside your creative imagination.
Exploring the LIGHT creates a mood that is full of emotions.Black there is no doubt that It is the colour of Winter 2016-17.
Although LIGHT is coming to add tenderness and a sensual expression in formal tailoring clothes.
Between visual illusion and shine of light, patterns, design, colour shades create a new story of delicate forms.
No strict lines or angles. Just soft layers, simple materials based on warmth of LIGHT!
- COLOUR APPROACH -
The AW/2016-17 colour story begin with Black in desire to explore the idea of reflecting other colour shades.
Greys remain important. In mixture with Black and through LIGHT's vision, they embrace slight tint of mauve.
It seems that colour is absent but paperwhite,cloud grey, graphite and carbon black
can be fragile as well as quite and delicate !
- METALLICS -
Highlights, Metallics as additional aspect of colour shades in mixture with Black. Refined bold colours as copper and bronze define a classic elegance and reflect light amongst the monochrome greys.
Light Gold and silver remain essential. Although copper in mat version adds energy and minimal look.
Zippers, key styling detail in multiple versions challenge for brands personalization and original style. Knits exciting choice for innovative metallic mixture. This is a super light and refined choice for luxury design.
Black effect elegance and knits as cashmere, wool or mohair could create amazing look in mixture with metallic shades.
COLOUR INSPIRATION : Black & White AW/16-17
CONCEPT, DESIGN and STYLING : CHRYSANTHI KOSMATOU
Photo rights : CHRYSANTHI KOSMATOU
ZIPPERS : Zip Goffredo
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By Chrysanthi Kosmatou, November 15 / 2015.