As four weeks of fashion shows came to a close last week in Paris, the key trends for spring/summer 2010 are now well defined.
From New York to London, through Milan and Paris, fashion designers went in an opposite direction covering our legs for next season.
No matter we are talking about Spring/ Summer collections: tights are required to complete your ensemble.
At A. F. VANDEVORST flesh- toned stockings are back in a new puzzling twist: trousers were stuffed into the tops of sheer hose.
As seen at MARC JACOBS too.
Knee pads effect at JEAN PAUL GAULTIER.
Futuristic knits at WUNDERKIND inspired by medical compression body stockings designed to enhance circulation, coming in graphic color- blockings.
Laced up at OHNE TITEL.
Amazing leggings at ALEXANDER MCQUEEN mimicking the skin of sharks or dolphins.
Laced knee pads for VANESSA BRUNO.
Printed pastel baroque tights at LOUISE GOLDIN matched with socks.
At GIVENCHY total look with matching graphic printed leggings.
At THREEASFOUR unitard in black with arabesque insets of mesh.
Romantic footless legwarmer for ANTONIO MARRAS.
Flames printed at VIVIENNE WESTWOOD on ripped tights.
Giorgia Musci is trend researcher from net-a-porter and a fashion stylist currently working in Milan and Bologna.