Pattern and embellishment certainly isn’t new to fashion. Neither are native and tribal prints. But fresh interpretations revise and revamp the concept for the coming season. New looks are all over the floors of Atlanta Apparel this April.
In homage to a bigger trend concept of the influence of lineage and personal history, designers looked to native textiles and art for inspiration. From sequins to embroidery to overall prints to oversized and small scale, versions of tribal looks are on myriad pieces across segments and price points. Almost any retailer should be able to find a version that will work for her customer to stay on top of the trend curve.
Here’s a glimpse at some of the standouts from the Young Contemporary collections.