“Olivier Theyskens has revealed his first resort collection for 2019, with the lines blurred in relation to seasonal clothing ranges. A designer, these days, without responding to expectations can and will set styles at all times with very little reliance on the original seasonal labeling. As a collection, like Resort, which comes before and after the main seasons. It is usually the larger fashion houses that will release a newer Spring or Summer range, before waiting for the next official Spring/Summer season (in this case Femme 2019). Resort, which is essentially holiday leisure wear seen as a pre-collection, occurs after the Autumn/Winters shows and between the end year Spring collections. Aimed at buyers restocking their future summer clothing, after buying up winter pieces.
Personally, I believe the smaller brands should avoid Resort, concentrating on more significant collections which fit within the traditional seasons...”