Summer 2018 is all about style trends that feel good and this season, all the major fashion runways of the world had something new and exciting to exhibit.
Whether its clothes to party in or sedentary staples to flaunt your stuff at the workplace, designers had it all. Not to mention the fairytale royal wedding who gave us seamless fashion inspiration worth witnessing.
Many designers such as Gucci and Dolce and Gabbana opted to stick to their recognizable aesthetic flair, believing in the notion of “why mess with success” while other fashion labels preferred to go towards the injection of innovation route.
Makeup and accessories had their own fair share of the spotlight with emphasis on individuality being the call of the day.
And just in case you missed it all, we’ve rounded up summer 2018’s trend report from the fashion week ramps of the world. Let’s take a look.
Meghan Markle’s minimal makeup wedding look has got the bridal world going crazy
The no makeup look never seems to stop us from getting amazed and with the royal Duchess of Sussex sporting it on her big day, this trend is a wedding look that’s here to stay.
From minimal coverage foundation to light pink lips and a swipe of subtle blush, the Duchess had a glow that was so real and magical. And with a touch of smokiness in the eyes and some extensive lashes, getting the royal look couldn’t be easier. Let’s not forget that messy bun hairstyle with loose strands from the front, what a sheer treat for guests to witness indeed.
Tom Ford, Michael Kors, and Hermes are making the most of summer with gelato hues
A groundbreaking trend for summer 2018 is the incorporation of the gelato hue palette in all its glory. Fashion label giants Tom Ford, Hermes, Michael Kors and more showed the world how to play with pastels the right way with collections comprising of ice cream toned pastels stacked up against each other.
Denim goes polished instead of punked thanks to Nina Ricci, Fendi, and Versus
Miles apart from the traditional savage and grungy appeal, denim was revamped into a polished and classy affair when put in the hands of designer Nina Ricci, Fendi and Versus. Tailored denim pieces in the form of denim shorts, fit and flare pants, pencil skirts, jackets and more took off with a bang on fashion runways, startling all those present in the audience.
Alexander Mc Queen and Saint Laurent have introduced the hottest jewelry trend of the season: embellished ear cuffs
Exude a classy, refined yet edgy look this summer season using embellished ear cuffs. With just the right amount of bling added to your ears, Alexander Mc Queen and Saint Laurent showcased the perfect finishing touch to any sophisticated ensemble.
Victoria Beckham’s royal wedding appearance is giving the fashion world major shoe goals
Victoria Beckham arrived at Windsor Castle alongside arm candy husband David Beckham but what really stood out were her shoes. The fashion designer chose a shade of dark navy from her brand and paired that up with stunning footwear that got the fashion world talking. The designer opted for striking classic bright red Manolo Blahnik heels to add a pop of color and contrast to her overall look. Talk about statement-making shoes.
Gucci is showing us how to beat the summer heat with sexy miniskirts and rainbow tones
Gucci kicked off their summer 2018 fashion collection with a splash of color in the form of sexy rainbow toned miniskirts. The traditional Gucci logo could be evidently seen in their stunning rainbow miniskirt collections as they showcased to the world their mantra of ‘more is more’. Managing to turn heads of all those present in the front row, we know this colorful summer trend is a fashion steal for the season.
Sneaker season is upon us with collections from Yeezy and Loeffler Randall making street style head waves
Looking for ways on how to nail the perfect streetwear looks this summer season? Well, look no further as sneakers are a staple accessory that’s sure to complete your look. Kanye West’s Yeezy and designer label Loeffler Randall both showcased collections with models sporting the white sneaker look. And for a little something extra, how about adding a subtle flair in the form of minimalistic stripe designs?
Y/Project, Dior and Dolce and Gabbana are making knickers a classy affair
Yes, you heard that right; it’s the season to flaunt those knickers out as evening wear. Taking the fashion world by surprise, major designers took to the runways with utterly sheer piece collections that bear it all. Let’s just say that dress codes need to be loosened up a notch if they plan on incorporating this trend.
Versace, Calvin Klein and Marc Jacobs are going strong on primary color schemes
Contrary to the raging pastel trend of the season, summer 2018 collections by Versace, Calvin Klein, and Marc Jacobs were based upon the primary color palette. They managed to depict fashion power and confidence like never before, giving those in the audience an irresistible look to adopt from head to toe.
Missoni’s pop art eyes are a makeup dream
For a fresh and clean summer makeup trend, follow in the footsteps of Missoni whose pop art eyes on runway models made a sheer and glorious statement like no other. We literally mean a stripe of blue painted across eyelids type of nights.