Inspired by the juxtaposition of femininity versus masculinity, BAILEY Autumn/Winter 2018 incorporates soft pastels, monochromatic undertones and luxe textures.
"Sophistication and class underpins the design aesthetic,
with the focus on creating a bold,
- Designer, Hannah Bailey
The brand’s intentions of creating timeless, wearable pieces is reiterated throughout, and complimented by supporting garments. Fusing luxe cocktail wear, classic tailoring and staple garments, A/W ‘18 strives to create a paired back yet structured ensemble of quality garments. Referencing the brand positioning statement of creating ‘effortlessly elegant’ garments that ‘reflect the ease of the Australian lifestyle, combined with chic refined cuts’, BAILEY Autumn/Winter 2018 focuses on upholding this statement, through innovative pattern-making and contemporary silhouettes.
It is this balance between bold tailoring, silhouette distortions, strategic colour blocking, and soft pastels, that contribute to the overarching premise of female empowerment.