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Spring/Summer 18: Shoe Trend Forecast Women

Today we introduce you two more women shoe trends for SS18, incorporated in the Kinship Vision. Check them bellow and find the details of each one.

SCI FI SAFARI SHOE TREND

As the act of discovery becomes intertwined with notions of wealth and luxury, space exploration will inspire a new take on sci-fi themes. Use metallic surfaces and plastic materials to put a sci-fi spin on core items, and tap into the trend for comfort with stretch materials and easy-to-wear profiles such as the block or wedge.

 

SUPER CHARGED SHOE TREND

As the focus on wellness becomes more mainstream , so does the focus on materials that are deemed to benefit. Mineral formations evolve the trend for marble-effect materials and offer a commercial update for embellishment and detail. For a more directional look, consider using these materials for features heels.

 

RAW VOLUME SHOE TREND

The commercial appeal of minimalist styles remains strong, but as consumers reject the mass-produced in favor of the small-scale, a rustic quality will be key to ensuring their future appeal. Combine raw edges, crepe soles and natural leathers with wrapped ties, elasticated toplines and ruched constructions.

Source Text: WGSN

Spring/Summer 18: Trend Forecast Men Shoes

Today we introduce you to three more men shoe trends for SS18, incorporated in the Psychotropical Vision. Check them bellow and find the details of each one.

PLASTIC ISLAND

Plastic trims mold around the heel, toe, fastening and outsole. Recycled plastics come in bold synthetic tones, offering a slightly futuristic look for formal and active styles. Durable shells protect the toe, heel and underfoot, offering support across multiple terrains.

 

organic speckle

Men’s footwear has a relaxed approach for the season. Clean slip-on patterns exaggerate cleated outsoles, highlighting the importance of foot and ankle support. Soft-touch suedes and lycra skins offer modern sport and casual applications to classic footwear silhouettes.

 

METALLIC

 

Glistening and lustrous metallic finishes offer a directional approach for the season. Midnight navy, purple and smoke silver tones come in fine-sprayed effects to create unique looks for rubber outsoles and synthetic uppers. Materials reflect light, creating distinctive looks for low, mid and high heels.

Source Text: WGSN