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Faded Calf Denim

The DL1961 Jeans X Bagsnob Use a Color Gradient

— October 4, 2012 — Fashion
The latest DL1961 jean products stem from the brand's collaboration with Bag Snob curator Tina Craig. Craig took to Twitter to compliment the company, and the DL line was soon inundated with orders from all over the world. A partnership between the two fashion figureheads seemed most appropriate.

Craig's vision for DL is practical. She aimed to create pants suited to an array of occasions, hence her development of the travel jean, daily jean, Sunday brunch jean, black tie substitute jean and the hipster jean. Contemporary women wear many hats, and these styles acknowledge the prevalent lifestyle.

This particular collection is distinguished by its faded coloring. Darker shades are used around the hips and thighs. They continue to lighten around the calves, a design choice that deliberately gives off a slimming effect.
Trend Themes
1. Color Gradient Denim - Opportunity for clothing brands to incorporate fading colors in their denim products to provide slimming effects.
2. Versatile Jean Collections - Opportunity for jean brands to cater to different occasions by developing collections with varied styles and functionalities.
3. Influencer Collaborations - Opportunity for brands to collaborate with fashion influencers to increase demand and reach new customers.
Industry Implications
1. Fashion - Fashion industry can incorporate color gradient denim designs in their clothing line and develop versatile jean collections for different occasions.
2. Influencer Marketing - Influencer marketing industry can collaborate with fashion influencers and brands to increase demand for products and services.
3. E-commerce - E-commerce industry can use influencer marketing strategies and promote trendy and versatile jean collections in their online platforms to reach wider market audiences.
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