Best Winter Designer Brands for 2016-2017
Fall and winter season can already be felt through its chilly breeze; but apart from the cool winds it brings us, the fall and winter season can definitely be felt through fashion. Fashion week have already showcased amazing brands with their 2016/2017 fall and winter collections just recently and as anticipated, it left a lot of fashion critics in deep awe.
We have picked the best high-end designer brands that surely wowed everyone with their exquisite fall/winter collection. These designer brands are what we can say definitely worth buying for the upcoming season. The designs from these famous and well-revered fashion houses are undeniably perfect and vogue. Wearing at least one piece from these collections can definitely transform you to a walking fashion icon.
#1 Christian Dior Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection
As a prominent fashion house for haute couture in particular, Christian Dior’s appearance in this list of Best Winter clothes isn’t a very surprising fact at all. As great as Dior’s gowns, the designer’s collection for the autumn and winter season is perfectly outstanding. The collection featured monochromatic colors and its black pieces totally stood out. A mixture of velvets, wool, silk and cashmere were noticeable in the fashion pieces that the models flaunted on the runway.
Kendall Jenner, one of the models that graced Dior’s runway, flaunted her gothic makeup look with her lavish dress coat accented with an oversized fur collar. The dress coat itself looks luxurious and fantastic but without featuring too many details. The look features a vintage classic look inspired by 50s Goth and luxe combined.
#2 DKNY 2017 F/W Collection
DKNY is one of the best brands to go for if you are into fashionably high-end street wear. For this year’s fall/winter collection, a lot of interesting fashion pieces had been immensely showcased. Shiny leatherette puffers with color-matching ensembles, leather, stripes and plaid were the most common ones on the runway.
One of our best picks is the oversized plaid trench coat with a huge hood. The winter clothing itself is pretty warm and the quilted fabric material does not disappoint at all. It is a great coat to pair with anything – dresses, blouse or culottes – it’s all good! The look is quite vintage but still features a modern twist with its size and cuts.
#3 Fendi 2017 F/W Collection
Thick silk, artistic fur coats and extra long sleeves were the most notable features from Fendi’s 2017 F/W Collection. The creative director totally played with a lot of fabrics combined to make an abstract. Despite a lot dramatic statement pieces, the designer brand also featured trendy clothes that makes a perfect casual apparel or street wear.
Artistic fur coat over heavy silk? Why not! This particular combination stood out for its eccentric details and creative mixes. The intricate embroidery details from the silk dress perfectly matches the long fur coat in subtle animal-inspired prints.
#4 Isabel Marant 2017 F/W Collection
Isabel Marant wowed everybody with its exquisite collection of coats this year. The theme is quite vintage, timeless and something that embraces androgyny. Most of the pieces from the collection are very wearable in many occasions, particularly the trench coats and gabardine blazers. These outerwear pieces can be matched in a vast variety of other clothes. The checkered ones were quite remarkable and worth spending extra for. They are very versatile and warm, perfect for this season’s weather.
#5 Phillip Lim 2017 F/W Collection
Phillip Lim’s Fall Collection this year clearly manifests high fashion for today’s modern lady bosses. The warm hues, tailored fabrics and military-inspired pieces were quite prominent in the collection. Fashion critics say that it’s a collection for modern independent women who embrace fashion and career at the same time. Some of the most notable features in the collection were the tailored trousers, rugged fur sweaters and hip parkas. The appeal of the fashion pieces from the collection finds exquisiteness in the “effortless” details that looks more laid-back but vogue.
The khaki parka is the total winner from this collection. It’s a winter piece that can be worn by everybody – men and women. It features the basic nylon material with innovative fur accents.
#6 Tommy Hilfiger Prêt-a-Porter A/W 2016 Collection
The Tommy Hilfiger Prêt-a-Porter A/W collection is filled with fashion pieces inspired by classic nautical apparel and hue. The navy blue ankle-length coats and capes were quite prominent and it gives the entire look a chic nautical vibe. The coats were partnered with chic inner wear, metallic silver shoes and vintage socks. The fabric materials are all seamless and the cuts were definitely well-tailored. Hailey Baldwin is one of the models that stole the show with her nautical cape over a dainty white mini dress. The details of the clothing are simple but intricate – a perfectly fashionable and classic winter apparel!
#7 Balenciaga 2017 F/W Collection
Balenciaga used to be a fashion favorite when it comes to its leather bags, shoes and exceptional dresses. But apparently, Balenciaga totally swept everyone off their feet when it showcased its set of cool and hip winter wear for this upcoming fall and winter season. Comprised of oversized pieces, the winter coats that were featured is full of depth and edginess to it.
The particular features that stood out in the collection are the winter jackets. Balenciaga took its own signature version of the usual winter jackets, specifically puffy padded coats and nylon jackets. These winter apparels, although oversized, are very well-trimmed and perfectly matches turtle necks or wool tops.
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