Autumn Fashion Forecast
Build a wardrobe from trending colors, fabrics, and garment styles
The 2019 fall/winter ready-to-wear season brought in hints of the 1980s with strong shoulders and dramatic silhouettes. Tailored looks are back in a big way, from blazers to trousers to well-fitted coats. Long, belted, wrap-style coats with sharp lapels were prevalent in many collections, sewn in textiles from camel coating to fabulous bouclés with large-scale woven motifs. Belting was featured on coats as well as blazers, blouses, and dresses, to define the silhouette on garments that had generous ease. Black-and-white color palettes, with pops of reds and other vibrant colors, were popular in some collections, while other collections focused on bright prints. With all the variety in runway styles, you’re sure to find pieces that fit in with what you want to sew and wear.
To guide you in your fall sewing, I’ll show you the seasonal Pantone color palette and discuss what fabrics and motifs are trending.…
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