Faire has partnered with WGSN. Faire is an online wholesale marketplace connecting 6,00,000 independent retailers with 85,000 brands.
It empowers entrepreneurs through data-driven insight, backed by access to an unrivalled network of brands and retailers around the world. Faire is home to millions of products in the apparel category from over 12,000 apparel and footwear brands globally, making it a perfect bellwether to offer trusted fashion industry insights and trends.
WGSN is a forecasting agency. The partnership aims at spotlighting key consumer fashion trends to help guide independent brands and retailers globally via a toolkit. This comprehensive guide outlines spring/summer 2023 trends across silhouettes, colors, details, and patterns within women’swear and footwear. A second toolkit, outlining autumn/winter 2023 consumer trends, which will launch later this autumn, will be focused on creating emotional connections with consumers and exploring fashion trends that make them feel nostalgic.
These trends, insights, and their expertise in the industry have been instrumental in providing reliable fashion forecasting that allows independent brands and retailers to meet consumer lifestyle shifts and meticulously prepare for the buying season.
During Faire Fashion Week, Faire’s exclusive apparel and footwear preorder event, taking place on September 22, 2022, Faire and WGSN will host an Instagram Live discussion where industry experts will answer trend questions ahead of spring/summer 2023.