InfoMat, the fashion industry database and search engine, is a great place to check out trend reports and other goings-on in the fashion business, for those who like to stay in the loop. This great preview of colour and fabric trends for Fall/Winter 2010/2011 includes a stimulating eye-full of all the colours and variety of fabric types we'll see in the cooler months. Check it out for some great inspiration for your fall shopping, or just for the pure pleasure of seeing how some of the colours and fabrics are mixed.
Trend analysts and fashion clairvoyants say we'll be seeing a lot of rich, saturated colours this fall, as well as a variety of luxurious textured fabrics, like velvets and knits. Look for oranges, golds, rich blues and soft pinks.
And when it comes to fall fashion, save the date! Art of Fashion's annual design competition will be taking place during Scotiabank's Nuit Blanche on October 2nd. For more information about this year's competition, La Belle Epoque, visit http://artoffashion.org/labelleepoque.