Gender Neutral

/Tag: Gender Neutral
22 11, 2016

Gender Fluid Fashion Trend Happening

By |2017-09-07T17:34:09-05:00November 22nd, 2016|Colors, Fashion|10 Comments

Gender Fluid Fashion is the new normal.  As a result of many Fashion Designers capitalizing on gender blurring lines, we are seeing crossover in both Men's and Women's fashions.  Because today, it is harder to tell the difference between the Men's and Women's department. Gender Fluid What is gender fluid fashion? When it is acceptable for Men and Women to dress in unisex styles.  Today - the trend dates back to the 60's and 70's.  Because many young individuals dressed as Jimi Hendrix and David Bowie, we saw the emergence of fashion lines being blurred.  Grace Jones, Annie Lenox, Boy George, Prince, Tilda Swinton and Jared Leto have all been influential in androgynous fashion style. Moreover, this movement is gaining momentum.   Roles of sex and gender have always been an issue.  Since transgender has now become widely acceptable, many individuals are feeling more comfortable and authentic. Because unisex lines have become so widespread, we are seeing an emergence into the 21st century. Colors Colors have changed.  We are seeing pink on both Women and Men.  Blue on both sexes.  Everyone wears black.  Since Pantone's Fall 2016 colors were the same for the second straight year for both Men and Women, we see more and more crossover in fashion.  See my Pantone's 2016 Fall Color post. Gender Fashion on the Runway Of course, Gender Fluid Fashions were embraced on the runway by well known Designers. Rick Owens Gucci Prada Burberry Marc Jacobs Many Designers are promoting androgynous fashions in their print campaigns.  Jaden Smith makes headlines often for his gender fluid approach to fashion.  By experimenting with skirts, he hopes to show others not to be restricted by gender.   Due to his attitude and style, he hopes to make a statement to others to embrace themselves. Embrace Several years ago the world wasn't ready for this.  Because today, it has a label associated with it, more have accepted this.  Also it is gaining a wider following.  Today's acceptance in fashion is showing no boundaries.  Gender fluid fashion is gaining popularity. When Men and Women are seen on the runway in gender fluid fashion, the modern consumer [...]