Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends

In order not to break the tradition, we are now coming up with the newest spring/ summer 2015 color trends report, introducing the most spectacular and interesting shades that were observed during the recent range of fashion shows and, of course, presenting the choice of the most famous and creative fashion giants all over the world based on Pantone’s predictions. From the delicate pastel tones and cooler shades to all-time favorite neutrals, the new season is painted in rich and diverse shades that give endless opportunities of creating standout outfit combinations. So if you wonder about what the trendiest colors of the coming spring/ summer 2015 season are, then the following list will prove to be really interesting and useful for you. Make sure to get to know the hottest shades for the new warm season to be able to build up a stylish wardrobe based on them!

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #1: Aquamarine

The very first and one of the most delicate shades that we encounter during the shows is aquamarine, coming with its soothing and pleasant tones and just as charming combinations with other shades. What makes this shade so unique is probably the exclusively calming and cool effect it has, thus forming some really impressive pairs with brighter tones as well as the calm ones. In order to find out some designer-made inspirations you can turn to the fashion shows of Monique Lhuillier, Banjanan, BCBG Max Azria, Cynthia Steffe, Pamella Roland, Badgley Mischka, Rachel Pally and many others. Despite the fact that the basic design solutions and the shapes differ, the overall catchy impression that any of these pieces has is evident due to the sweet aquamarine shade. No matter whether those tones are put into combinations with floral motives or something else, whether they come with bold V-curves and overall relaxed silhouettes, A-line shapes and some shimmer, with asymmetrical hems and really impressive draping or just for more practical use featuring jumpsuits with blue and red patterns, aquamarine shades look equally romantic and soothing this spring. You can make perfect outfit combinations pairing Aquamarine with Marsala or Glacier Gray tones.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Aquamarine

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #2: Scuba Blue

The second most popular shade that we would like to present to your attention is Scuba Blue, again coming up with the most impressive and feminine accents combining all that with the specific feminine feel. Despite the fact that blue in general is considered to be a cool and discouraging shade, the range of the recent fashion shows proved absolutely the opposite. In fact, you can see some really great and unforgettably cute alternatives here, coming from different places and having different interpretations yet being united under the one and the same color. So the designers and design houses having opted for this tone are Blumarine, Barbara Tfank, DEGEN, Sibling, Tadashi Shoji, and WHIT NY. On the one hand it is the luxurious and shimmery mini dress with the bold front part, further it gets into a pajama-like combination, where this spectacular blue tone meets the range of other enticing and beautiful shades, as well as absolutely to-die-for evening dresses and sassy mini dresses with abstracted patterns. All these are the creatures of the flabbergasting Scuba Blue shade, which makes great pairs with Classic Blue and Lucite Green.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Scuba Blue

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #3: Lucite Green

One more unique and quite interesting shade we may talk about is Lucite Green, which seems to be a really noteworthy and beautiful innovation seen during the fashion weeks. Lucite Green, which is a specific combination of mint and classic green shades, is a unique tone encompassing the saturated texture of the classic green tone at the same time preserving, the inner shimmer of mint. Thus a very refreshing and cool tone comes into being, forming another top color trend for the season. So just have a look at the options suggested by Betsey Johnson, Christian Siriano, Tracy Reese, Just Cavalli, Monique Lhuillier and you will see probably the most sky-touching and feminine interpretations of this shade and the ultra-unique silhouettes, creating the classiest and the best looks you may ever think of. From full shapes to tight fitting and classic forms, you may have any piece you may like with this shade. Lucite Green looks especially amazing in combination with Scuba Blue and Classic Blue.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Lucite Green

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Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #4: Classic Blue

Blue generally seems to be a very widespread and interesting solution for the pieces, and, of course, along with the innovative options we simply can’t but have the classic shades of blue, too, which have been the iconic symbols of the most elegant looks for ages. Thus, Classic Blue is again having a moment now, coming up with a range of diversified and really interesting shapes and designs, turning from classy capris and suit jackets into gorgeous evening dresses and outerwear garments, the best options of which were presented during the shows of Trussardi, Pamella Roland, Emporio Armani, Ermanno Scervino, Tia Cibani, and Trina Turk. With the help of the classic blue tones and the navy blue inclinations you will be able to create some really interesting and great looks, featuring the feelings of reliability and trust on the subconscious level. Classic Blue looks especially harmonious with Marsala and Sandstone colors.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Classic Blue

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #5: Toasted Almond

Sunny and energized colors also have their representatives in the range of the best spring/ summer 2015 color trends, thus securing the place for the happiest and the most creative color plays and design plays, enabling the users to match all of the creative shapes and shades with this peachy-inspired tone, resulting in the creation of really fresh and noteworthy looks. The unavoidable association with summer is just evident when having a look at the wonderful exemplars of the garments based on the color plays or the monochrome color of those garments, which do deserve to be included in a separate fashion trend. Thus, you may have a look at the classy and interesting suggestions from David Hart, where the classiest motives were used and the most diverse patterns were applied, finished off with the unique beach-inspired combos and accessories. David Tlale came up with one of the most feminine and sweet options, while Jay Godfrey and Nonoo were for the elegant classics, creating practical pieces and outerwear for that shade and design. This organic color makes great pairs with Lavender Herb.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Toasted Almond

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #6: Strawberry Ice

Especially for the exclusive fashion fans girly coquettes pink tones also come into being for the trendiest colors of spring 2015. The sweet pale outline those garments have absolutely match the expectations and needs of the feminine and cute ladies, who never want to give up their dreamy mood and get down to the Earth. So this shade is really sweet, flattering, with pleasant overtones and really vast and cool compatibility. The absolutely unique and eye-catching combinations can be found in the fashion shows of giants like Bibhu Mohapatra, BCBG Max Azria, Ella Moss, Jenny Packham and Rebecca Minkoff, who came up with some noteworthy and sizzling shape interpretations, one featuring a princess gowns of the delicate pink shade, created with the luxurious and mind-blowingly beautiful floor length dresses. Then you may also have a look at the mini option, which also features some nice color combinations with other nuances like zigzag patterns. Wide-leg jumpsuits are the following possible realization of this gorgeous and cute shade! For the ultimate cuteness overload, match this shade with Tangerine or Toasted Almond.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Strawberry Ice

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #7: Tangerine

The next shade we would like to talk about is Tangerine, being one of the brightest and most energizing shades ever. It is a saturated form of the traditional orange, which still does not make its way through the fashion trends perfectly yet. So if you would like everyone to notice you and to smile every time you are around then this shade and the design interpretations like those of Yoana Baraschi are just the thing you need. Here, the sassy and energizing orange shade is mixed with a range of other bright shades and put into super modern and beautiful combinations with the rest of the piece being cropped tops, high-waisted skirts and accessories like scarfs. For more inspiration, look to Emilio Pucci, DSquared2, Lucas Nascimento and Mugler. This warm shade looks attractive in combination with Toasted Almond and Strawberry Ice.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Tangerine

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Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #8: Custard or The Perfect Mellow Yellow

The following energizing and great shade for the most refreshing and smile-evoking reaction is the Custard yellow shade, which can be selected as the basic color for the combinations like those made of yellow and green and black and orange, arranged into catchy and cute design patterns and overall silhouettes. The warmness of the sun, the energy it conveys and the memories of the summer that can’t but invade you remind when seeing shades like this all contribute to the quick growth of the popularity of this shade in the list of the top spring 2015 color trends. So the collections of Alice & Trixie, Nanette Lepore, Nicole Miller, Ralph Lauren, Cushnie Et Ochs, Michael Kors, Jenny Packham, Creatures of the Wind and Carolina Herrera all come to prove the uniqueness and the exclusive universality of this tone and all of the combinations that come with it. From boho chic to vintage and modern looks, everything will work perfectly with this tone for sure and some designers apparently know about that. Pair this perfect yellow tone with Classic Blue pieces to make a real fashion statement!

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Custard Yellow

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #9: Marsala Reddish Brown Shade

One more super special and unique shade that we may talk about is Marsala being a great mix of bordeaux and brownish shades, presenting a totally personality stating and ultra-chic color, which will charm your heart right away with the strict feel and at the same time cute accents. This looks like a symbol of strong innocence living inside each woman, reflecting the passion and the grace, at the same time speaking about the classiness and difficultly achieved attention from those opting for this. So if you want to be the confident and self-assured type of a woman, then just have a look through the fashion shows of Daniel Silverstain, Creatures of the Wind, and Hervé Léger, who present unique forms of interpreting and playing with the essence of this shade demonstrating the different angles, from which such pieces and shades may be used quite successfully. Sandstone and Classic Blue are some of the trendy spring 2015 colors that make perfect pairs with this versatile shade.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Marsala Brown

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #10: Glacier Gray

Moving from playful and energizing to classic and chic we come to the uber luxurious and mind blowing shade of Glacier Gray, which is probably the most exact interpretation of what the ideal background for just any type of patterns and prints can look like. Coming with an absolutely natural and relaxing manner, this shade makes a super great combination with any shade be that of the warm or cool type. Being an unchanging trend for the recent seasons gray shades now come with even more renovated and stunning interpretations, featuring looks like the to-die-for gown from Dennis Basso, or the super casual combination from M.PATMOS, where the gray shade appears to serve as a background for absolutely different and to some extent even surprising looks. Hugo Boss, Alexis Mabille, Max Mara and Diane Von Furstenberg are other fashion houses that showed their love for this timeless shade.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Glacier Gray

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #11: Timeless Black

Going from the modern to the basics and classics, ethereal shades like black just can be left out of our attention. Thus black shade is just another uber imaginative and striking color trend that can be noted for the spring/ summer 2015 report of ours, coming with the most diverse and incredible color and shape synthesis possible at the same time not losing its natural grace and chic. Taking a look at the suggestions from the designers, we find just more than a lavishly presented arsenal of black pieces. It looks like black shade is present just anywhere both in combos with its ethereal partner white and in solo and what’s especially interesting is that unlike the previous years, this time monochrome black is more frequently seen in the collections. So you just need to have a look at the amazing and weightless pieces from Chloe, where black is the companion of transparency at times, Celine, where black was the basic theme for a whole array of looks featuring some classy and really amazing pieces and combinations, the hit of which was the design interpretation featuring some incredible cuts and shapes. Other examples may be found in the spring 2015 collections of Kenzo, Jean Paul Gaultier, in case of which the array of black and white pieces just took our breaths away with the ultra-classic and unforgettable combos. Vivienne Westwood, Acne Studios, Viktor & Rolf, Diesel Black Gold, Zuhair Murad with the absolute perfection of weightless and black gowns, Miu Miu with the interesting interpretations, Louis Vuitton again making a strong statement about your personality, Alexander McQueen with the various combos, Chanel, Sonia Rykiel, Ellie Saab, Giambattista Valli, Vera Wang, Versus by Versace, Stella McCartney, Givenchy, Vanessa Bruno and many others are also in the list.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Black

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Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #12: Innocent White

When we say that black is the first ethereal shade, we simply can’t but go on with the array noting the white shade, since it seems to accompany black almost everywhere, even when not coming in combos with black shade for the one and the same shade. Thus, for the coming season white also seems to be really noteworthy and frequent, coming up with the catchiest design interpretations and unique styles in terms of textures, patterns, and shapes. So just have a look at the embroidered guipure-like tops by Chloe, the pure white pieces from Celine, the gorgeous looks from Zuhair Murad, the curious and try-worthy slightly oversized outerwear pieces by Kenzo, the minimalistic combinations of Jean Paul Gaultier, and the creative and curious looks from Vivienne Westwood. So even those, who have just entered the world of luxury and chic will understand the significance of this tone to the full. Other crazy combinations with white are suggested in the collections of Chanel, Sonia Rykiel, Elie Saab, Giambattista Valli, Stella McCartney, Givenchy, Vanessa Bruno, Valentino and many others.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: White

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #13: Passionate Red

Classic red shade with all of its variations is the following noteworthy option that we may point out when discussing the basic spring/ summer 2015 color trends. In fact, red is one of those colors, which never cease reflecting passion and energy and, of course, attracting the attention of the designers a lot, who try to do their best in order to present the red shades from the most innovative and chicest angles and perspectives possible. Thus if you would like to have some examples, browse through the collections by RED Valentino, where red tone comes as an accompaniment for tones like blue and white, Jean Paul Gaultier during the show of which the boldest design solutions and takes on red were made in order to spice up the looks with even more energy and allure, Diesel Black Gold, where red presents the absolute totally new array of looks, Zuhair Murad, where red is reflected through the chicest and most feminine gowns, as well as Dolce & Gabbana that was painted all in red, Louis Vuitton and many others.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Red

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trend #14: Khaki for Some Military Chic

Khaki tones are the next popular and impressive spring 2015 color shades we encounter during the fashion show. The fact that they encompass the peculiarities of colors like gray, brown, and green turning them into absolutely new shades makes them so special and unique and attracts the designers. So this is the following color trend in out report, coming in such collections as that of John Galliano, where a ruffled and voluminous skirt is colored in a shade like that, Vanessa Bruno, where some of the pieces have some slight inclination towards khaki gray shades, Sonia Rykiel with the obvious implementation of khaki green tones for a number of pieces, and many other, too. Marc Jacobs and Ralph Lauren presented some uber-killer military and safari vibes through the use of khaki shades.

Spring/ Summer 2015 Color Trends: Khaki

So these are the biggest and best spring/ summer 2015 color trends that we would like to introduce to your attention, providing you with an insight into the most significant color combinations and synthesis, and also helping you to figure out the trendiest looks that you may experiment with for the coming season. Taking these points as a guideline you will really come up with successful and cool combos surprising everyone and having the most creative looks ever standing out in the crowd and catching the enviable looks from everywhere!

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Written by Rima Kh.
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