A first look at the fashion trends for 2022

10. January 2022

New year, new luck: the world never stands still, and certainly not the world of fashion. New fashion trends and hot developments with high tension are already expected. What will be in, what will be out? What is coming back and which new innovations shouldn’t be missing in any wardrobe in the future? A first look at the fashion trends 2022 unpacks exciting highlights and many a surprise. The following fashion highlights are an absolute must in 2022!

Psychedelic retro worlds

Psychedelic retro worlds

What would the trend forecast be without a look into the past? Of course, designers and trendsetters will again use ideas from bygone days in 2022 and enrich them with fresh, smart details. Psychedelic prints bring back the spirit of the 60s and 70s. How many colors can it be? Best of all! Graphic patterns provide the basis for colorful pieces with powerful contrasts.

Corset revival

Corset revival
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Speaking of time travel: the corset is one of the most important fashion trends in 2022. Yes, really! What was en vogue in Victorian times is coming back this year. But it is by no means about the constricting primary rock, about forcing a wasp waist. Modern corsets are figure-hugging, show off their own silhouette and are great to put on over dresses and shirts – by the way, perfectly combined with airy skirts or …

Boyfriend shirts

Size matters, especially oversize: in spring, when the temperatures are slowly rising, but it can always be quite fresh, the boyfriend shirt comes in handy. Behind it are shirts in an oversized fit, which fit perfectly over everything, and which can even sag a little. Refined with a few details, they acquire character.

Greetings from the millennium

Greetings from the millennium

Everything comes back, including fashion sins believed to be in the past. Refined innovations make these giants, believed to be outdated, the hottest fashion trends in 2022. Low waist jeans were everywhere in the late 1990s, and were a must in young female singers’ music videos, for example. They were replaced by the high waist, but will get this deep-seated crown back in 2022. In line with this retro trend, a few highlights from the early 2000s come back. The Y2K looks bring crop tops, cozy jogging suits and shortest mini skirts back into the spotlight.

Retro-chic with a modern reinterpretation, that is the cornerstone of the hottest fashion trends in 2022. At the upcoming Brandboxx trade fair dates, trade visitors can already see what will be hot in the seasons after next. Our team will be happy to help with questions and accreditation requests.


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