In the latest volume of this popular series, discover the current and emerging trends in European fashion. Over 460 images and incisive text illustrate the work of students from premier schools, who present their best work, fashions that will inspire readers, firing their imaginations as they get a glimpse of what the future may bring. Prominent fashion design colleges and universities in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Denmark, The Netherlands, and Sweden participated in this book. Discover both the sources of inspiration for Europe's up-and-coming designers and the materials and techniques they have employed in the creation of modern womenswear and menswear. These inspirational sources are diverse and engaging, ranging from the duality of our own brains to Peruvian slum photography and everything in between. Anyone with a keen fashion sense and curiosity about what tomorrow will bring will value this book.
Patrick Gottelier is one of the heads at the advanced undergraduate fashion and apparel design program at the DeTao Masters Academy in association with the Shanghai Institute of Visual Arts in Shanghai. He has over 25 years of experience in the fashion industry.