5 Standout Fashion Trends From Pre-Fall 2018

5 Standout Fashion Trends From Pre-Fall 2018

Pre-fall has proven to be the never-ending season. Market begins in November and wraps the end of January. It’s a commercially important season with deliveries throughout summer, and collections range from casual daywear to evening attire and autumnal coats. But trends emerge as they always do, and the season provided moments of strong visual impact. Here, a look at the five biggest fashion trends for pre-fall 2018.

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SEAFOLLY SUMMER 2018 – GOLDEN GIRL

SEAFOLLY SUMMER 2018 – GOLDEN GIRL

Seafolly continues to share the spirit of the Australian summer with women all over the world with the launch of the Golden Girl collection, takings us on a journey through the undiscovered beauty of the golden outback of Esperance, Australia. Rocky gold-seamed outcrops and dunes that plunge into crystalline waters perfectly compliment the explosions of colour, sleek lines and flamboyant prints featured in the range, modelled by one of the most iconic models of her generation, Toni Garrn.

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Victoria's Secret took a big gamble when it abandoned its popular swimwear line — but analysts still say it was a brilliant move

Victoria's Secret took a big gamble when it abandoned its popular swimwear line — but analysts still say it was a brilliant move

Victoria's Secret went back to basics, and analysts say that's a good thing. 

In 2016, the lingerie giant scrapped its popular swimwear collection along with some of its apparel offerings in order to focus on underwear. More than a year and a half later, the decision is reportedly still having a negative impact on its business. 

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GabiFresh's New Swimsuit Collection Has a Powerful Message We All Can Relate To

GabiFresh's New Swimsuit Collection Has a Powerful Message We All Can Relate To

Blogger and designer GabiFresh (also known as Gabi Gregg) just released a new collection with Swimsuits for All that celebrates the "Power of Survival" and was made for women sizes 10-26. The campaign features Gabi, breast-cancer survivor Ericka Hart, and model/activist Philomena Kwao, all showing off their beautiful curves in the jungles of Belize.

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Stella McCartney Takes the Plunge Into Men’s Swimwear

Stella McCartney Takes the Plunge Into Men’s Swimwear

 Stella McCartney is plunging into men’s swimwear with a debut collection that launches Tuesday in partnership ISA SpA, the Italian textile manufacturer, WWD has learned.

Animal and tropical prints — including a jaunty parrot one — from the ready-to-wear collection, star embroidery and a geometric pattern have been cast onto boxers, briefs, rash guards, cover-ups, towels and sustainable beach totes made in Kenya. The color palette includes lavender, yellow, blush pink and bottle green for the organic cotton and recycled nylon fabrics.

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Nicole Oliver Beachwear is Now Selling in 30 Countries

Nicole Oliver Beachwear is Now Selling in 30 Countries

Founded in 1965, French swimwear label Nicole Olivier is now available in over 30 countries offering a luxurious beach wardrobe. For 2018 the label presents four themes: Digital, a graphic range with plunging necklines and bold cuts; Iris, capturing the 70s spirit with a free and spontaneous femininity and featuring retro embroideries in one piece or bikinis.

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These Will Be the Hottest Swimsuit Styles in 2018

These Will Be the Hottest Swimsuit Styles in 2018

The holidays have come and gone, and we’re left to face our cold-weather fateahead. So give yourself something to look forward to and plan a weekend trip somewhere warm. Trust us, a little vitamin D will do your dry winter skin some good.

Below, we’ve rounded up the best swimsuit trends you can shop now for your upcoming warm-weather escapes.

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Williamson Joins BB Dakota as Exec VP, Global Sales

Most recently, Williamson was senior vice president of global sales at Splendid and Ella Moss.

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Patricia Williamson has been named to the new post of executive vice president of global sales at BB Dakota, the Costa Mesa, Calif.-based contemporary apparel firm. She begins Jan. 2.

She will be responsible for expanding BB Dakota’s international and wholesale businesses.

Most recently, Williamson was senior vice president of global sales at Splendid and Ella Moss, divisions of Delta Galil Industries. Before that she was president of global sales at Elie Tahari.

She reports to Gloria Brandes, founder and chief executive officer of BB Dakota, and will be based at the company’s New York showroom at 230 West 38th Street, 18th floor.

BB Dakota manufactures contemporary sportswear, dresses, outerwear and loungewear and sells such retailers as Revolve.com, Shopbop.com and Nordstrom. The company launched an e-commerce site, bbdakota.com last September.