The MBFWA trends you’ll be wearing in 2017

The MBFWA trends you’ll be wearing in 2017

Canary and salmon made a statement. And no, we aren’t referring to the animals.

By Caitlyn Spanner | 25th May 2016

Last week, Australia’s fashion elite showcased their resort ’17 collections at MBFWA. From Aje through to Zhivago, labels brought their A-game to Carriageworks and the Sydney surrounds. There were some clear standouts in the trend department and Style has gladly investigated the styles that we think you’ll be wearing in 2017.

COLOURS:

Rainbow Bright

Romance Was Born & Cynthia Rowley

Romance Was Born, Image: Flaunter

Romance Was Born, Image: Flaunter

MBFWA Trends

Cynthia Rowley, Image: Flaunter

Canary Yellow

Maticevski
Rebecca Vallance

Maticevski, Image: Flaunter; Rebecca Vallance, image: Flaunter

Maticevski, Image: Flaunter; Rebecca Vallance, image: Flaunter

Salmon and other pastels

C/MEO Collective

C/MEO Collective, Image: Pinterest

C/MEO Collective, Image: Pinterest

White

Ginger & Smart
Karla Špetić

Ginger & Smart, Image: Flaunter; Karla Špetić, Image: Flaunter

Ginger & Smart, Image: Flaunter; Karla Špetić, Image: Flaunter

FABRICS:

Silk

Ginger & Smart, Manning Cartell & Dion Lee

Ginger & Smart, Flaunter; Manning Cartell, Image: Vogue; Dion Lee, Image: Pinterest

Ginger & Smart, Flaunter; Manning Cartell, Image: Vogue; Dion Lee, Image: Pinterest

Sustainable
 Fabrics

Kitx

Kitx, Image: Pinterest

Kitx, Image: Pinterest

Sheer and Lace

Misha Collection

Misha Collection, Image: Flaunter

Misha Collection, Image: Flaunter

SILHOUETTES:

Oversized

Han & Akira

Han, Image: Vogue; Akira, Image: Flaunter

Han, Image: Vogue; Akira, Image: Flaunter

Shoulder Show-Off

Tome

Tome, Image: Vogue

Tome, Image: Vogue

Strapless

Daniel Avakian

Daniel Avakian, Image: Flaunter

Daniel Avakian, Image: Flaunter

Midi/Long lengths

C/MEO COLLECTIVE

C/MEO Collective, Image: Pinterest

C/MEO Collective, Image: Pinterest

TEXTURES:

Sleek Silk

Bec & Bridge

Bec & Bridge, Image: Vogue

Bec & Bridge, Image: Vogue

Feathers

Romance Was Born

Romance Was Born, Image: Flaunter

Romance Was Born, Image: Flaunter

Sequins/Metallic/Anything sparkly

Maticevski
Discount Universe

Maticevski, Image: Flaunter; Discount Universe, Image: Flaunter

Maticevski, Image: Flaunter; Discount Universe, Image: Flaunter

Emma Mulholland

Emma Mulholland, Image: Flaunter

Emma Mulholland, Image: Flaunter

Applique florals

Karla Špetić

MBFWA Trends

Karla Špetić, Image: Flaunter

Frills

Ginger & Smart
Romance Was Born

MBFWA Trends

Ginger & Smart, Image: Flaunter ; Romance Was Born, Image: Flaunter

PIECES:

One shoulder tops

Bec & Bridge

MBFWA Trends

Bec & Bridge, Images: Vogue

Midriffs

PE Nation

MBFWA Trends

P.E Nation, Image: Flaunter

Gender fluid pieces

Akira

MBFWA Trends

Akira, Image: Flaunter

Cargo pants.

As a matter of fact, the ’00s are really making a comeback. Yes, really.

MBFWA Trends

Manning Cartell, Image: Pinterest

 

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Article by Caitlyn Spanner

Caitlyn is just your average fashion-loving, coffee-drinking, story-writing, narcissistic millennial on the eternal search for the perfect t-shirt. On weekends you'll find her hanging with mates, enjoying an ice-cold cider or strong piccolo (depending on the weather), and searching for said perfect t-shirt. She has a passion for sustainable fashion and expressing her creativity in any way she can.

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