Across generations, the new wave of feminism is ushering in a radical approach to how women's bodies are perceived and treated in different societies, the limitations that were placed on them and breaking free in 2016 and beyond.
The unveiling of Schmid’s most striking fashion trends progresses with Pastiche. Pastiche is chic extravagance, geometrical patterns and Art Attack inspiration mixing to create a surreal universe that reminds us of Alice in Wonderland but with a psychedelic twist.
Dressing for warmth, practicality and functionality often goes against the traditional "rules" of dressing and in the past has been linked to middle-aged mountaineers and outdoor sports aficionados/as, equipped with performance gear such as water-resistant parkas, polar fleece and duffle bags and pockets in all the right places.
The discovery of Schmid’s most appealing fashion trends continues: Stoned. Stoned is the new natural trend. The pristine purity of original rough-hewn surfaces. The minimalist style pushed to the extreme, worn down, bleached, dusty.
The tracksuit has cemented itself firmly in Spring Summer 2017 collections. This classic style continues to evolve with interpretations celebrating vintage 70's and 80's sports touching on BMX, racing suits and protective workwear, with leaders such as Freja Dalsjo, V Files and Koche.