With each new season our wardrobes take shape with some heed to the fashion trends that inspire us; but that’s not to neglect the impact that choice of colour has on our outfits and our mood. Off on the horizon, the colour trends for fall / winter 2015 are already shaping up to be filled with contrasts of bold primary colours and soft, metallic pastels. Read on for what will be trending in fall 2015.


According to forecasting from ISPO Textrend, the core colour palette shifts slightly sharper up the colour spectrum for the season.

Black, winter sun and alpine blue sit alongside blazing orange and fir cone brown. The core tones can be used bright for a modern application or taken down for an aged aspect. The season’s new complimenting satellite color palettes take inspiration from both natural sources and the man-made world, offering and creating a harmonious connection for the activewear sector.

colour trends fall / winter 2015

Alongside the prime palette of colours, ISPO predicts four satellite collections of colours:


Brilliant and bold synthetic tones feature, in matte surfaces or taken to new lustrous levels through high gloss finishes. Neon accents also surface complimenting this energetic and charged option. Artificial lucidity takes this palette to a new level.

colour trends fall / winter 2015

Mineral Matrix.

A combination of minerals through to metallics in classic natural and synthetic tones inspires. From the unique lustre of titanium through to colored metallics that gleam against the raw beauty of black onyx.

colour trends fall / winter 2015


From wind swept heather, kelp green to rose hip pink and rugged rock, a winter wonderland inspires this natural-based nuance.

colour trends fall / winter 2015


Pastel tones take up a new look with artificial light filtering through as sepia-style and butterscotch tones inspired from the sky of Mars and powdery tints create a new modern direction through light diffraction.

colour trends fall / winter 2015

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