Off the Runway: Earn Your Stripes

It’s fair to say that stripes never go out of fashion, but as far as the runway is concerned there are seasons designers decide to make a bolder-than-usual statement with patterns of the linear variety. Designers sent an array of bold stripes down the runway at Spring/Summer 2017 New York Fashion Week; take a look at some of the looks we’re coveting.

Gucci Spring/Summer 2017

There seems to be no stopping Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele, with the designer du jour sending yet another whimsical collection down the catwalk at Milan Spring/Summer ’17 fashion week. Embroidery galore – there were snakes, tigers and bouquets of flowers – collided with a kaleidoscope of colour, texture and ornate yet quirky detailing that Michele has become known for.