Marks & Spencer launches spring ’16 womenswear & lingerie collections
Dubai UAE: Elegant simplicity sets the tone for Marks and Spencer’s new spring 16 collection.
Print, colour and texture are considered and interpreted through a strong seasonal edit, with a distinct awareness of the contemporary woman; allowing the quality of style and the nuance of design to take the forefront.
Below are the trends that define the mood of this season’ womenswear collection-
Soft Focus– A relaxed romantic mood sees blush tones and lucid textures infuse, as overt femininity is indulgently explored.
Modern Utility- Sumptuously tactile fabrics in an earthy palette of warm khaki and chestnut, cut a modern sculpted silhouette, offset with vivid print detailing.
In the Fold- The contemporary informs the tailored, as a sleek profile is graphically explored in a palette of cool neutrals and a shine of sultry metallic.
Retro Remix- A playful spirit is revived, as luxe jacquards and embroidered layers collide, in an eclectic fusion of print and texture.
Luxe Traveller- The flamboyance of colour and print underpin a confident aesthetic; as the vividly dramatic meets the supremely luxurious.
For Spring 16 ultra-romantic softness brings true lingerie to the fore as florals, lace and sheer detailing emerge as a key aesthetic. In contrast, modernity and a monochrome palette, define a pared back graphic look and technical, sleek silhouettes. The spirit of Rio inspires bold colour clashes, modern athletic styling and a playful take on vibrant global patterning. Light, cool, sheer and comfort emerge as the defining lingerie trends which underpin the season.
The Spring 16 products will be available online and in selected stores from March, 2016.
About Marks & Spencer
- Marks & Spencer is one of the UK’s leading retailers. M&S sells high quality, great value clothing and home products as well as outstanding quality food.
- Established in 1884, Marks & Spencer currently has over 870 UK stores and over 480 international stores across 59 territories in Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
- The new websites follow the launch of M&S’s international websites in France (2011), Ireland, Germany, Spain, Belgium, Austria, Netherlands, Luxembourg (2013), Australia and New Zealand as well as its presence on leading marketplaces in China (2013), India and Indonesia (2015).
- For more information please visit http://corporate.marksandspencer.com
Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 42,000 people and operates through more than 200 companies. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe. Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail. The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector. Al Futtaim has worked in partnership with Marks & Spencer since 1997 and operates M&S stores in the Gulf.