Bookmark these haute microtrends for the season

Animal-themed jewellery, floral motifs, pantless ensembles, here's what the spring/summer runway had in store!

12 June, 2024
Bookmark these haute microtrends for the season

Runways always bring the season's hottest trends in the spotlight, and the spring/summer '24 shows were no exception. Full of versatility and innovation, this season's runways delivered to us trends that are stylish, chic, and undoubtedly edgy! Let's take a dive into trends we personally fell in love with.

'90s baby

A day in the life of a non-functional but cute bag.

Penn Shoulder Bag, Coach, ₹22,800


Noel Jacquard Convertible Bag, Kate Spade, ₹21,500


Dance the polka

Let these playful dots remind you to not take yourself too seriously and have some fun this season!

Asymmetric blouse, Mango, ₹3,790
Bow blouse, Das & Dot, ₹3,290



Back in black 

You can never go wrong with this eternal favourite.

Deme by Gabriella




Out of the blue 

Or should we say in the blues? While peach struts as Pantone Color of the Year, it’s blue that’s stealing our hearts.



Legs for days 

You know what they say—the shorter the hem, the bigger the heart. They don’t say that? They should!



Kanika Goyal label

No pants? 

No sweat! The hottest trend of the season is here to liberate you from those endless laundry days.


Deme by Gabriella


If the shoe fits...

Slingbacks are the mullet haircuts of shoes—business in the front, party at the back.


 Ruched strap slingback pumps, Charles & Keith, ₹13,999



 Madison Pumps, Oceedee, ₹5,000


White noise

Attention, spillers! Beware coz white has stolen the spotlight this summer, yet again.

Echo Gardenia Top, Echo Studio, ₹8,0001
Linen blazer, H&M, ₹3,000


Animal instincts

Unleash your wild side with these edgy pieces of jewellery.

 Shy Snail Earrings, Stories From India, ₹2,500
 Elepahant face ring, Dhora, ₹4,000


In full bloom 

Girls don’t want roses anymore...they want clothes and bags that look like roses.

Maxi floral shirt, Mango, ₹4,990
Rose Clutch, Burberry, price on request



I purple you

Either say it or wear it—the choice is yours to make.

Cat eye sunglasses, Bottega Veneta, ₹59,299
Irregular sunglasses, Tory Burch, ₹16,120


Paint the town red (and orange)

Why wait for the golden hour to click those selfies when you can get it in a dress and take it with you wherever you go?



Geisha designs



Stand out from the crowd while also looking like a million bucks... check and check!

Small Hanie Spike Hoops, Lune, ₹13,500


Bijoux Stilettos, Gianvito Rossi, ₹79,000


Put it in print

Got a friend nudging you to ‘put yourself out there’? Well, you can start by wearing these prints instead.


Shahin Mannan


Rajesh Pratap Singh

This article originally appeared in Cosmopolitan India March-April, 2024 print issue. 

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