Another year has passed and the New Year 2023 has begun. In the last few years, the world was severely affected by the pandemic. A fashion show is far away, people think ten times before leaving the house. Fortunately, 2022 was free of that suffocating condition. Gradually everything returned to normal, so the fashion world was also presented with all its glitter throughout the year. The year 2022 was very significant as a post-corona year. In this year the fashion world revived from a stalled conditions due to covid. This article will try to describe the most popular fashion items that we have dressed throughout the last year.
Prada’s White Tank Top
Prada’s white tank top was presented during the FW22 fashion show where the menswear-style tank top was transformed with a feminine touch. It was the first look from Prada’s fall 2022 collection. The Prada dress is a white tank top with a triangle logo embellishment that embodies the luxury of simplicity. Enamelled metal triangle logo stands out on the front. It’s a midi-length skirt made from three different fabrics and sturdy Mary Janes. This skinny-fit cotton tank top has the brand’s typical elegance.
The puff-sleeve top is one of the most fashionable tops with puff sleeves that make a dynamic style statement appearance in bodysuits! This top is stretchy, light, and soft and comes in a variety of unique stylish looks, thus matching any mood or occasion. Apart from puff sleeve tops, puff shoulder blouses are also extremely popular and make an excellent statement for all kinds of spring and summer styles. Puff sleeve tops will never go out of style. Pairing this top with denim feels stunning and makes the outfit look chic.
Christopher John Rogers Strips
Christopher John Rogers, one of the industry’s brightest stars, managed to establish a unique visual vocabulary in the striped bodycon tank dress through masterful use of color. Due to its vibrancy and flexibility, this striped dress can be worn with sneakers or heels depending on the occasion. This design also features a polo collar, bold rainbow stripes, puffed sleeves making it instantly recognizable on the pages of magazines, on the red carpet and even on the street.
The Ridiculous Big Pants
Sure, 2022 was the year of ridiculous pants. Last year’s biggest fashion trend was baggy jeans. Although trends definitely come and go in the blink of an eye. There are some obvious reasons which make big pants rise to the top such as their comfortable and non-constricting nature! These pants tend to have wide legs so you can wear them in any style you want. It also has a nonchalant vibe to the denim that makes your outfit attractive.
The original use of cargo pants or cargo trousers as military workwear became the most popular fashion item trend of 2022. The loosely cut pants are characterized by numerous large utility pockets designed primarily for rugged work environments and outdoor activities. Practical pants characterized by pockets are carpenter jeans, utility jeans, combat trousers etc. mainly used for carrying tools. Military-inspired cargo trousers are popular for their drawstring waist, baggy look and khaki color palette. It can be paired with everything from baby tees to oversized hoodies. In fashion, it has attracted attention for its oversized and androgynous vibe.
Miu Miu Mini Skirt
In October 2021, Miuccia Prada changed the fashion world with their collection of itty-bitty and itty-bitty tops. Nicole Kidman sparked a high-fashion renaissance by wearing it on the cover of Vanity Fair. The left raw cut edge of the miniskirt, embroidered logo, side pockets and back rear pockets make it uniquely fashionable. The Miu Miu mini skirt collection was so ubiquitous last year that its guide went viral on social media.
Chopova Lowena’s Skirt
Emma Chopova and Laura Lowena’s first collection, part of their joint master’s thesis, features a skirt made from upcycled Bulgarian silk taffeta attached to a thick leather “belt” via small carabiners. It originally embodied their folkloric-meets-sporty aesthetic and later became one of the IYKYK items. Chapova Loena’s viral skirt that hangs above the waist and around the hips was styled on male and female models. With a punkish sensibility of leather and hardware combined with the art of print and color, this skirt is very eye-catching.
The Diesel Belt-Skirt is Diesel’s fall 2022 collection featuring an extra-wide belt that only covers the lower waist with a thick leather belt. The belt fastened with velcro is not even a hand’s breadth wide. The collection became a hot topic of discussion on TikTok, Instagram and eventually the entire internet within a few days.
Diesel B-1DR Belt
Another nod to the Y2K revival is this unisex belt from Diesel. The Italian brand makes this belt from Italian vegetable-tanned leather and secures it with a silver-tone metal buckle. The antique silver ‘D’ logo will undoubtedly add a certain finish to your everyday get-up.
Luar’s Ana Bag
Luar’s Ana bag is named after the mother of designer Raul Lopez who won the American Accessory Designer of the Year award. The handbag has a burgundy suede lining and a structured round handle that makes it easy to carry on your wrist like a bracelet. The Luar Ana bag introduction comes in five colors – brown, blue croc, black, brown ostrich, iridescent etc which has evolved massively in 2022 and secured its place as one of the biggest items.
Valentino’s Pink PP Collection
The stunning Valentino Pink PP is the Fall/Winter ’22/’23 collection that express statement of personality. This powerful single color debuted as part of Paris Fashion Week. This single color is from creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli who is highlighting the bold and progressive approach to fashion. Valentino in collaboration with Pantone has created an exclusive intense pink called Pink PP that makes a statement without a doubt.
The oversized blazer isn’t a new trend it’s been around for decades and is one of the biggest fall/winter trends for women. The trendy outfit can be styled as part of a suit, jeans or even sweatpants. It transforms into day-night wear for fashionable people. Hopefully, this outfit will be repeated in 2023 as well.
A Tailored Vest
Tailored jackets were undoubtedly a popular collection of summer 2022. These comfortable jackets are suitable for women and men of all ages. Blazer and trouser combinations make you look smart and elegant at any place or occasion. Besides, it plays a role in controlling excess air temperature during summer. This sleeveless fashion is extremely versatile and can be androgynous or sexy depending on the season.
Y/Project’s Jean Paul Gaultier Homage
2022 was the year for some rare comebacks in fashion history. This design is a rarity that was featured in the Spring/Summer 1996 collection. Originally, the design was by Jean Paul Gaultier and the late legendary Robin Williams wore it on the red carpet. In 2022, Martens’ creative brilliance has reimagined the confusing graphics for the future in the form of slip dresses, bodycon tops, full suits and miniskirts.
Cowboy boots with subtly elevated heel heights and flattering shapes are the standout footwear trends of 2022 after the year-long reign of platform heels. These versatile, comfortable boots instantly elevate any outfit and give you a chic festival-style look for any occasion. Fitting for the resurgence in Y2K fashion, the style is now available in a variety of colors, materials and heights. As a result, fashion houses and celebrities are increasingly embracing the trend. Cowboy boots are perfect for pairing with everything from mini denim skirts in summer and midi dresses to jumper dresses in winter.
Soft and premium leather Birkenstocks entered the fashion world from kids of the 70s to college kids of the 90s. A favourite among fashion lovers around the world, this sandal is one of the most bought fashion items of 2022 This viral product has become popular among consumers as it offers pleasant, absorbent, breathable and natural qualities.
Gas Station Sunglasses
Gas station sunglasses with heavy reflective lenses were the hottest trend of summer 2022. It’s a frame that wraps tightly around the head that was last cool with winter sportsmen of the 1980s. Colored sunglasses have angled and half-framed lenses that often come in reflective shades of orange and purple.