The Spring / Summer 2019 collection by Colmar Originals is inspired by the endless facets of America in the field of fashion. When rediscovering a country that continuously in development, the brand defines iconic American styles and trends over the years. The east coast, where in the nineties the typical New York Street. Style was created, the collection is translated into color blocking and madras. Till the west coast, where striking Pop Art prints typified the sixties.
The color palette encompasses both sides of the spectrum: neutral colors such as cream, beige and earth tones, are characteristic of the American interior. Combined with clear and more striking colors like red, green, fuchsia and electric blue, which are the busy Californian beaches characteristics. But also classic colors that do well in every wardrobe – blue and black – are not forgotten.
The use of materials also varies; from layered fabrics to high gloss, from transparent to plastic, combined with more traditional cotton, nylon and microfiber. The Research line represents the top segment of the collection when it comes to researching materials and style developments. Originals by Originals is inspired by the nineties, with daring pieces and striking colors, an oversized fit and an enlarged logo like eye-catcher. In addition to the innovative items, the classics also remain part of the basic collection.
The Research line has a very shiny ripstop material and is the ultimate reinterpretation from the classic down jacket in a feather-light version. Worked out in different forms and quilts, with a shiny effect and water-repellent treatment. The jacket with multiple pockets and a hood is made of unlined microfiber fabric a soft, cotton-like sensation: a “peach skin” effect when touched. An unlined jacket in color block is made of ultra lightweight polyamide with high density. This item has also undergone a water-repellent treatment. The jacket with natural down is a timeless piece, offered in different models and colors in the version with and without a hood or cardigan. For men there is also a wide range of stretch cotton pique polo shirts, in color blocking with the logo on the chest.
For women, madras is the focal point in the Research line. The dyed yarn processed into polyamide jack with a modern look give the item character. An unlined jacket of a “memory effect” fabric is enriched with a practical belt bag in the waist, made of semi-shiny yarn and with a crepe detail, one again water-repellent treatment.
The water-repellent mini bomber jacket is offered in a mix of two nylon fabrics, on the one hand with an iridescent effect and on the other hand a mini ripstop with a high density and one shiny effect. The jackets with natural down lining are offered in different models: the classic model with a hood, the vest, the trapeze-shaped model, the mini bomber and the biker model, executed in a rich and lively color palette.
The unlined, water-repellent jacket made of polyester, with hood and all-over print inspired by Pop Art from the 60s. Originals by Originals reflects the ’90s, translated into a wide range of semi-gloss nylon with a lining of brushed jersey. The groto logo is the focus of the unisex jacket with ties on the side panel and an application on the chest and an oversized fit. The unisex sweatshirts are made from lightweight cotton with taping on the sides and in the hoods
The collection will be available from January / February 2019.