Neutral earthy colors intelligently balanced with lots of gathering to create volumes.
Corseted cottons with shoulder volume via either structure or exaggerated sleeves came in glam day dresses and shirts with paper-bag waists.
Interesting use of bolts in all leather products, bags to footwear to the fanny packs.
Tribal inspired washed burlaps and muslins became dresses that fell from necklines ruched with an artisanal hand, creating an inviting ripple effect.
Minimalism in jewelry was evident with some standout pieces.
The cheeky-yet-empowering “thanks girls” print summed up Stella McCartney’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection that was a lighthearted celebration of girl power.