Summer may be coming to a close, but it seems the market isn’t sunshine-satiated quite yet with trends that focus on traditional European aesthetics such as TikTok’s ‘Tomato Girl’ trend only just picking up traction worldwide.
Leather, pleather and lace, oh my! Summer may be on her way, but don’t put away your black wardrobe just yet as fashion sees a gothic revival that is refreshed with a dainty, whimsical and feminine attitude.
‘Cottagecore’ is a trend that just doesn’t seem to be going anywhere, anytime soon. However, the trend has evolved from its humble beginnings of ditsy patterns and puff sleeves with clean and pastel tones into a much more vibrant, textured and handcrafted aesthetic for summer 2023 and 2024.
Say farewell to Barbie-core and Craft-core, 2023 is the year of minimalist, muted and monochrome styles as designers rebel against the explosion of colour, pattern clashing and ‘Instagram fits’ that dominated trends of 2022.