Wacoal Europe has unveiled a sneak preview of its new lingerie collections launching for AW18, ahead of the trade show season.
Below, the manufacturing group outlines new lines launching under Freya, Fantasie, Elomi, b.tempt’d, Wacoal and Freya Active.
Elomi, created specifically for the fuller-figured woman, designs collections to help women feel feminine and strong with co-ordinates that provide supreme fit and striking designs. New for AW18 is the Charley collection, featuring light diamond mesh, teamed with lace and multi-coloured embroidery on a black base, brought to life with striking neon flashes on the embroidery and bows. The Charley range has introduced Elomi’s first bralette, designed around other popular collections, Jodie and Kim, for a forward shape and low centre-front
Freya’s AW18 collection welcomes pops of bold colours, crafted lace and supreme shapes. The new season’s collections take inspiration from nature with hand-painted floral designs, with urban an reference in bold statement collections and simple style lines. New for AW18 is Love Note. This contemporary design combines a crochet effect and floral lace for a stylish retro vibe. This collection offers an underwired high apex bra (32C-38D), underwired padded plunge bra (32C-38H) and an underwired bralette (32C-36G), with matching briefs (XS-XL) and Brazilian (XS-XL).
This season, Fantasie serves up an array of lingerie collections that can be worn for a special occasion but are comfortable enough for everyday wear, featuring luxurious fabrics, fine details and floral prints. New for AW18 is Bronte, made from rich materials and dramatic lace. This collection is available in a range of shapes, including two new styles for the season, the underwired vertical bra (C-G), an underwired longline bra (D-H) and an underwired side support bra (C-GG).
b.tempt’d introduces new feminine lingerie collections for AW18. New this season is Wink Worthy, a collection designed to offer the perfect fit while making the wearer feel sexy. Available in three shades, Smoke Blue, Astral Aura and Au Natural, the range features a smooth contour bra (34A to 38E), a bralette (S-XL) and a matching bikini brief (S-XL)
Freya’s sportswear range Freya Active introduces two new collections to AW18, Flaunt and Infinity, in the sheer new colourway, Nero, while other favoured collections return this season in the new Nebula colourway. Freya Active’s collections have been designed to provide support, ease of movement and breathability for maximum effort when working out.
For over half a century Wacoal has been committed to developing lingerie which makes women feel beautiful. For AW18, Wacoal presents the new Adore collection, which features a decadent motif style lace mixed with decorative trims and ultra-fine all-over lace. This range is available in a choice of bra styles including a fuller figure bra (B to F) and a padded push up (A to E). These come with co-ordinating briefs (S to XL), shorts (S to XL), and tangas (S to XL). Adore also offers an intricate sheer chemise (S to XL).