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Believe it or not, Fall 2009 has almost arrived – in the world of fashion, that is! With New York Fashion week only a few weeks away, designers are getting ready to march their autumn looks down the runway. For many of us, it is still very definitely winter, and we can hardly imagine what Spring will hold, let alone Summer or Fall. Luckily for us, Vasil is here to shed a little light onto our winter doldrums.
This past week, Vasil and I sat down to discuss what he thinks will be the hottest looks for 2009, based on what we saw on the runways during the Spring 2009 Fashion Weeks that were held this past September. (Need to refresh your memory? Check out Fashion Week Spring 2009: New York City and Spring 2009 Fashion Week: London, Milan, Paris!)
Designers such as Christian Dior, Bottega Veneta and Roberto Cavalli mixed nudes and muted greens and blues with splashes of yellow and orange. These color schemes, paired with sheer fabrics and short, fitted dresses defined their Ready-to-Wear collections. In fact, most designers seemed to reflect one of two extremes: very fitted, slim silhouettes or oversized, flowing shapes. The key to achieving both looks, however, is accessorizing with a key accent.
Here are some specific trends in colors, cut, accents and patterns that Vasil predicts will be all the rage in Late Winter, Spring and Summer of 2009:
All images courtesy of Style.com
Keep reading for more of Vasil’s fashion forecast!
Got some style predictions of your own or any questions for Vasil? Leave a comment!
PS: Be sure to tune into the Golden Globes this Sunday Night at 8pm on NBC. And check back with us next Thursday for Vasil’s review of Golden Globe style!
Vasil's Guide to Style
Vasil, are there any fashion predictions you hope don’t come true? 🙂
I love those orange Phillip Lim ruffle shoes!!!
(under ‘cut,’ last model on the right)
I’ll stick to modcloth forever classy dresses Vasil (althoughI might admit I like the polar colors trend)
Vasil – I love your 09 guide to style!
Vasil, love it. Printing it and hanging at my desk.
there are not any fashion predictions I hope do not come true. The art or fashion is in its versatility; the fashion cycle we are witnessing makes it a form of art that is equally predictable and unpredictable. Also, the concept of merging two old designs and creating a new one has been utilized in the fashion field for many many decadesâ€¦
Thanks for the questionâ€¦and all comments.
It seems like I won’t be very fashionable in Spring 2009, but maybe I can improve.
Great job, I love the guide.
Thanks a lot
Modcloth thanks for the great post–great idea.
Love the blog!
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