Breaking Trends Spring 2013: Asian Influences

In Breaking Trends, What's New by Lauren Parker

From left: Emilio Pucci (Milan Fashion Week), Etro (Milan), Prada (Milan)

Fashion Week Spring 2013—Designers are definitely having an Asian moment, sending silky, shiny fabrics with floral prints and embroidered dragons, all artfully tied into kimonos or folded with origami pleats. For accessories, look for sashes and obi belts to literally pull this look together.

From left: Etro (Milan Fashion Week), Michael van der Ham (London Fashion Week), Mulberry (London)

H&M Misses Q3 Forecast, Delays U.S. E-Commerce Start
Mugler to Bow Handbag Modeled on Lady Gaga’s Assets?