Presenting the upcoming trends is simply forecasting and much like the weather, may or may not hold. Whereas the weather is unpredictable in and of its self, perhaps trend forecasting is dependant on how the runway displays by designers are perceived and manifested to wearable fashion. Below is the list of some popular trends for 2013 which may materialize:
-embellishment including beading
-luxe leather of brighter shades
-cut out / peek a book detailing
Here are the more widely talked about trends for spring 2013 which everyone seems to agree on:
Black & white - was abundant in many a show.
Stripes - of all sizes, this trend is definitely in. Marc Jacobs' mod stripes are still a definite favorite here.
Bermuda / long shorts - the more conservative shorts are here for spring