UNDER the sub-heading Eye-Catching Details the recent report by bodyfashion consultancy Concepts Paris on the recent edition of the Mode City bodywear salon assesses for its subscribers the different styling innovations that characterized the lingerie collections shown there. The report notes that the influence of sport and beach spills over into lingerie, most significantly in the development of bodices and semi-one pieces. It concludes that eye-catching details have a major impact on everyday basics and shapewear, illustrating its findings by seven trend boards and many garment photos showing styling details.
Because major brands and private labels worldwide subscribe to the consultancy’s services, its recommendations play an important role in the development of collections perceived by retailer and consumers as indicative of seasonal fashion trends. Consequently, these recommendations are of considerable potential value for designers aiming to produce collections that will sell-out most rapidly.