Fall 2015 preview Rienda, Duras, Mercury Duo

It’s just starting to get hot but this is the season for Fall exhibitions or tenjikai/展示会 as they are known and I really liked what I saw of Rienda, Duras and Mercury Duo so I thought I’d show them.

Just when I said I wouldn’t do this kind of thing, I do it… typical blogger.

I think summer is the worst thing ever, I fear it. Let it snowwwww, let it snoowwwww!!! Looking forward to Fall fashion (aka my favorite time of year and styles) makes me happy and I’m happy to report about it.

Rienda – Fall 2015 – Modern Glamour

Lots of traditional popular Fall themes such as pinstripe and houndstooth. Mixed with rich items such as jewel tones and fur coats along with floral onepieces.

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Their popular floral dress using an beveled weave for the Spring done in a more Fall palette

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Houndstooth and pointy shoes.

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Pinstripe and light tweeds.

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Transitional outfit but denim jackets are still alive for Fall.

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Floppy hats and mustard.

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Love this lady simple houndstooth.

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Rare all black coordinate by Rienda and floral bottoms.

source: Rienda girls insta and ameblo


 

Duras – Fall 2015 – Radiant Muse

A continuation of their Spring line with lots of kadeliscope (Persian inspired?) prints, restrained bodycon (tight but not often short) and a swingy bohemian style.

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That print dress is everything and I really want to buy it.

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The A-line dress trend and layered stripes are Spring trends done in autumn colors for Fall.

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Jeweled cardigan trend for Spring making a more subdued trend with pearls. Lots of light colored outers mixed with darker dresses.

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Extremely typical Duras styles. I bought the left dress in Spring in almost the exact same cut. More Fall hat trends.

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Such a cute bustier that could be done Larme or Agejo style. Lavender for Fall I have doubts on but this transitional coordinate makes it work. Duras wants to do a few lavender pieces so we’ll see!

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More tweed set-ups to come out.

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Trying to tell myself I don’t need this dress, but I love the color choices.

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The full collection looking fabulous. I love that they had a selfie mirror as their press advertisement.

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Pointy shoes again! Clutches are big as well as lady-like totes and 2-way bags (top handle + shoulder strap).

source: Select shop Rougefeel ameblo and Duras instagram


Mercury Duo – Fall 2015

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Just like Rienda, a mustard lace overlay item.

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A lot of brands may be trying to make fringe work. Unsure the inroads it’ll make this Fall.

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Boxy cropped blouses continue, and yes there’s mustard!

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A-line floral dress? A-line floral dress. Pick your brand you’ll probably find one.

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This hidden pleats look has been a small summer trend and could be a larger Fall one.

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In Fall skirts. Oh black you hide everything.

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A trend look for Mercury Duo fall. Earth mustard brown, and a floral long skirt, with fringe bag. The bucket bag style is becoming popular (vintage influences). Check all the prints with mustard options. Mustard will be so big!

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Toggle coats in pastels. Light outers will be very popular.

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Welcome back floppy hats.

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Floral sweater set-ups should be big with otona kawaii crowd, a trend from last Fall.

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Earthy mustard browns.

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Chunky heel + pointed toe. There will be so many colors and prints to choose from in this look for Fall.

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Their Fall transitional look.

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I think some brands will try to push culottes. I have doubts they will be successful, but hey mustard!

source: All Mercury Duo photos thanks to trefle select shop’s exhibition report check out their Ungrid report too if interested!


Check for these trends!

BIG Trends: FLORALS, browns, mustards, pointy shoes, light colored outers, A-line dresses, floppy hats

Medium trends: traditional prints such as pinstripes and stripes and houndstooth, pastels mixed with darker colors or browns, fringe, bucket bags, 2-way bags.

Florals for Winter? Moderately groundbreaking….

I actually am really excited for Fall and a lot of these trends seem shop-worthy now. A bit shocked by the complete lack of pants. I know Otona Kawaii and Oneegyaru brands don’t do them often but it definitely seems they’re not in style right now. It’s always cheaper to shop off season so maybe you can find some cute used or vintage pieces that reflect these looks for cheap!

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9 Comments

  1. May 20, 2015 / 6:27 pm

    As expected, I love the Mercury Duo collection, but I couldn’t believe that I love the Rienda collection too!!

    • Mitsu
      May 21, 2015 / 12:20 am

      I think Rienda is getting a lot more Otona Kawaii or should I say there’s a lot of blend lately between brands like Rienda Chedel and Resexxxy and Otona Kawaii brands and trends. Still a difference but it feels like they’re shifting a little. Or is that just me?

  2. May 21, 2015 / 9:44 am

    As someone who loves a good pair of jeans, it’s shocking that I actually am ok with this “no pants” thing being on trend haha ! I think like you said, skirts and dresses just go more with onee style and since I am personally feeling this style recently, it makes sense. Besides, one of the best things about fall/winter and skirts/dresses is TIGHTS ! I do love me some tights, haha XD

    ANYWAY – Totally digging Duras! rienda is nice too, but I feel like it’s a lot of their spring/summer patterns and styles just done in a darker palette, where Duras really changed it up with textures and patterns. I agree that that first pink Persian print dress is everything ! ♡ The selfie mirror is such a clever and great promotional tool, too !

    • Mitsu
      May 21, 2015 / 12:05 pm

      Tights!!! I don’t care I live for a swingy dress and tights. So comfy!!

      I agree. I hope Rienda does more with their florals but that houndstooth top is so nice I really am giving them a pass for one item. LOL

      Duras prints may feel a little odd for Winter but I really do want that dress. Let’s twin up :)

      • May 27, 2015 / 12:10 pm

        YAAASSS, girl ! ! It’s been a minute since we twinned, haha ♡

  3. May 22, 2015 / 6:22 am

    It looks really good – I actually really like mustard so I’m interested to have some in my wardrobe.
    I really like the Duras kadeliscope (Persian?) print A-line Dress. ^.^ Can’t wait too see more from Autumn.

  4. May 28, 2015 / 2:58 am

    Love the floppy hats, seems like I won’t have any problem picking one up when I go to Japan!

  5. June 16, 2015 / 11:27 am

    OHHH! That Mercuryduo collection totally looks cuteeee! ,,>.>,,

  6. October 11, 2015 / 4:01 am

    Ah I love this post, so so so happy to see you did a fall trend recap with some of my favourite brands!! It’s just what I needed to see :3

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