Fashion is all about looking forward – the next trend, next season and the next designers.
With fall around the corner, you’re looking ahead to Spring. While you’re customers have their favorite labels now, they’ll be on to the next ones soon enough, too. Here are a few up and coming labels to keep your eye on over the next several seasons.
Kempner debuted in Fall 2014 with a sleek, minimal collection suitable for the office or a night out. The label pays homage to the iconic style of the designers’ grandmother, Nan Kempner, with a modern sportswear collection, according to its website.
Husband and wife design duo Laura Vassar and Kristopher Brock’s Brock Collection is just three seasons old and has quickly gained a buzz for its brand of elevated sportswear looks.
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Known for classically feminine silhouettes and unexpected textiles, the designer told Man Repeller: “My designs aren’t so much about the utility of getting dressed; they’re much more about how the pieces make you feel. They’re for the woman who loves the art of dressing.”
Geometric shapes and classic couture techniques have made Charles Youssef, “one to watch” according to Fashionista. He made his debut at New York Fashion Week last season and has a resumé featuring design positions at Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren and Gareth Pugh.
Originally started as a handbag line in 2008 by Hillary Taymour, Collina Strada is a boutique brand that embraces a tough sensibility by “combining a raw feminine understated attitude and luxuriously modern design,” according to the brand’s website.