11 August 2012

Sportsgirl SS12 Preview

On Wednesday night we got to attend our Spring Summer '12 preview. Spring is my favourite season of the year so I always look forward to seeing the new looks. The preview covered the key trends for the next 3 months, each including casual and day to night looks.

August - casual

Pastel Skate Girl
I covered the key looks for August, pastel skate girl and exotica girl in my previous post which you can view here.

New accessories this month include these backpacks which will be $39.95, due later in the month.

August - day to night

Exotica Girl

I love the digital prints featured throughout August, there's heaps more throughout the other months too! Plenty of exotic, floral and kaleidoscope prints.
September - casual

Mexicana Girl
-featuring exotic mexican prints, aztec, embroidery, coloured and washed denim
-strong use of colour including tangerine, turquoise, coral and chartreuse
-aztec print continues in the accessories, statement necklaces, rings and slings

September - day to night

Retro Daisy Girl
-retro girly silhouettes, including shifts, A line skirts and high waisted pieces
-key colours are pastels like mint, peach, lilac, lemon and baby blue
-featuring lace and florals
-pops of colour on accessories, soles of shoes and touches of neon on jewellery
-co-ordinated digital floral prints, in sets of shirts and shorts
-styled with retro shaped sunnies
-Lana Del Rey as main inspiration

October - casual

Hawaiian Surf Girl
-tropical prints in luxe fabrics paired with denim
-mix of traditional hawaiian prints and modern digital florals
-scuba fabrics and cuts
-tie dyed pieces
-key colours are blues, pinks, orange, coral and white
-ombre pieces, seen here on the knit paired with ombre washed denim shorts

October - day to night

Sanctuary Girl
-continues the hawaiian trend in more sophisticated fabrics and cuts including peplums and lace
-colourblocking in pastels
-key colours include white, pastels, aqua and purple tones
-paired with fine jewellery, pastel clutches and slings

September/October - going out

Golden Girl
-inspired by the gatsby girls, featuring flapper dresses and lots of embellishment
-mainly gold paired on black and white
-metal cuffs and statement necklaces in white, rosegold and bronze


  1. I feel so naughty knowing this!
    I'm a big sports girl shopper so I simply love this sneak peak, and it's fair t say I am looking forward to October!


  2. I feel a bit naughty too. I can't wait for the spring and summer lines to hit the shops - LOVE SG!


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  4. Your blog is very cool! Sometimes I do not know wheter to like "todays fashion" cause I am sort of a vintage gal but on the other hand there are designs as those you post here, that I enjoy very much :)

    Liebe Grüße!


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