WGSN is one of the most reputable forecasting and fashion analysis websites in the world. The downside to that is they analyse everything, you need to be able to distinguish between what is relevant for you as a designer, buyer, blogger, etc and what has no importance to you. The team have certainly hit the nail on the head with Ink, a shade of Navy, being the predicted colour for Spring Summer 2014, Pantone 19-3940TPX.
You can expect to see this variation of navy heavily featured in Footwear ranges and spilling into the Accessories department as a versatile neutral base colour, almost slipping into the role of denim in some cases. Back packs in particular with a tan leather edge binding or raw edged leather patch details give a vintage feel to the classic preppy bag.
Ink has earned it’s … Read More »