Casual Look

Casual Look

Balmain slim jeans
$1,060 –

Prada flat oxford
$950 –

Prada perforated shoes
$950 –

Chanel black bag
$3,450 –

Cartier white jewelry
$16,377 –

Chanel fragrance
$105 –

Butter London summer nail polish
$14 –


2012 Graduation Fashion Show

The guests of honor for the fashion show: Sarah Burton, creative director for Alexander McQueen and Phillip Treacy, milliner, took the stage on Thursday May 5th at 7:00am in the Cannery.

-for makeup and skin:

The trend emphasized lip colors. They only did one point makeup. The lip color is vary impressed. Which colors are deep orange and deep red colors.

Dewy and pure skin with deep lip colors:Tangerine deep orange and neon color. It is one of 2012 spring collection trend colors

Top of picture by Academy of Art University Graduate Fashion Show

Bottom of picture by Jil Sander spring 2012 rtw

Q. How do these trends relate to the apparel and accessories?

-They did not use many kinds of accessories in the runway show. They only are with sunglasses, cap, bangle, neck lace, and gloves. But it is not a lot.
-Using a few accessories. It would be emphasized their designs and draping. It is very related to apparel and accessories.

Q. Based upon your research, the material in this course, and your own observations, identify which of these runway beauty trend will be volume drivers for 2013.Explain the reasons for your choice.

-In my opinion, these days, we did not make up too much.

We just look like one point make up. For example, focused on eye or lip with vivid colors.  A few years ago, smoky eye make up is very popular. However, today, skin type is more popular dewy and pure than blush or bronzer. It looks like neutral. So, it would be popular to next year. Now, we are more focusing on lip colors, But, for next year, it would focus on eye may up with neutral skin tone. Fashion people do not like an old-fashioned ideas. We want to change and try something. Also, we should follow the whirligig of fashion. However, we can not change everything at one go. Right now, we are following one point make up. So usually, changing trend comes around every four or five years. That’s why it would be follow the trend to next year.

Runway pictures by ASTONISH

Fashion-related event : Fall 2013/14 trend forecast presented by trend union

Trend Union is a trend forecasting service that works with a multitude of companies as a consultant, developing trend books, giving seminars, and producing magazines.

Trend Union has three offices in the fashion capitals of the world, New York, Paris, and Japan. They are an established company in a modern era with over 1000 fans on Facebook and over 700 followers on Twitter.

Trend Union is the company that told the world in 2009-2010 that water was a rising trend, then again in 2010-2011 that birds and the idea of freedom would become increasingly popular, and yet again in 2011-2012 they said that eco fashion would be on the rise. Their forecasts have aided students, designers, and artists all over the world.

During the presentation, Linard described trend forecasting as a way of curating fashion, and putting things together in a new way. The rest of the presentation entailed Edelkoort’s research for trends for 2012-2013

My summary about the presentation

– I attended the fall 2013/14 trend forecast presented by trend union on Monday April 30. They presented about fashion and style trends for fall/winter 2013-14. It was details silhouettes, colors, patterns and lifestyles for the new season.

First of all, I felt Romanticism, the way we feel too.

The trend would be Romanticism with very dark.They showed many kinds of themes like Melancholic, Lyrical, Germanic, Folkloric, Poetic, Shamanistic, Frenetic, Poetic, Floral, and etc. one of most impressive themes Folkloric. It looks like natural and patterned with Red color. Especially, I liked the colors, which are orange and mustard. It was very harmonious with this trend. 

Also, 2013 main color would be white. It feels sadness. On the other hands, it would be as dark and as light for children colors.

It was very great time.


pictures by myself and google


Autumnal tints

Autumnal tints

Jil Sander satin evening dress
£293 –

Tom Ford leather jacket
€5.695 –

Rebecca Minkoff peep toe booties
$325 –

Alexander McQueen antique gold jewelry
$495 –

AMOUAGE fragrance
$305 –

RGB nail polish
$16 –

Lovely Girl

Lovely Girl

Marni cotton jacket
£689 –

Proenza Schouler short shorts
$395 –

Reed Krakoff high heel shoes
$795 –

Chanel woven handbag
$4,812 –

Gucci pyramid jewelry
$1,295 –

Chanel lipstick
$32 –

Chanel fragrance
€61 –

Spring Casual Wear

Spring Casual Wear

T by Alexander Wang cotton t shirt
$210 –

A.L.C. slim fit pants
$465 –

ASOS leather flat shoes
$64 –

Prada shopper handbag
£1,020 –

Cartier watch
$6,207 –

Cartier jewelry

Ray-Ban ray ban sunglasses
$109 –

Summer Chic Look

Summer Chic Look

D G silk bow blouse
£360 –

Balenciaga high waisted hot shorts
$498 –

Prada high heel sandals
£520 –

Valextra clutch handbag
$1,320 –

Alexander McQueen antique gold jewelry
$495 –

Lanvin logo sunglasses
$450 –

Mint and Beige

Mint and Beige

Chiffon top

Tara Jarmon turquoise jacket
€520 –

7 for all mankind jeans
$81 –

Yves saint laurent handbag
€1.400 –

Shimmer eyeshadow
$3.95 –

Le Metier de Beaute lip makeup
$32 –

Summer, Beach Wear

Summer, Beach Wear

Paul Smith Black Label loose tank top
£105 –

Zimmermann sheer maxi skirt
$302 –

Kate spade clutch
$268 –

Phase Eight floppy hat
£30 –


Elegance Look

Elegance look

Roberto Cavalli keyhole dress
£2,770 –

Alexander McQueen zip jacket
$2,115 –

Anya Hindmarch glitter handbag
$635 –

Forzieri south sea pearl earrings
$1,194 –