Fashion Colour Trend Report: London Fashion Week
Autumn/Winter 2020/2021


  • Laurie Pressman ┃ Pantone Color InstituteFebruary 13, 2020

  • Published for the fashion industry by the Pantone Color Institute, Pantone’s trend forecasting and colour consultancy, the Fashion Colour Trend Report is your guide to the season’s most important colour trends. This report features the top 10 colours, as well as four classic neutrals, we can expect to see on the London runway as fashion designers introduce their new Autumn/Winter collections.

    Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report  
    Images Courtesy of Adobe Stock. Left to right: Rob Cros / Stocksy United, Stocksy United, Leandro Crespi / Stocksy United, Alek Szmytko, Addictive Stock, Westend 61

    According to Pantone Color Institute’s colour experts, Autumn/Winter 2020/2021 colours for London Fashion Week (LFW) reflect our desire for a substantial palette of meaningful colour. These colours expressive of a classic British sensibility offer longevity, durability and can endure. These are colours that exhibit uplift, convey an optimistic sense of fun and purpose and whose intrinsic versatility encourages creativity and instills confidence.

    "Autumn/Winter 2020/2021 is a story of mindfulness as we see a stripping back of colour to the essentials,” said Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute. "Prevailing in singular colour statements, our colour story for Autumn/Winter 2020/2021 conveys a message of strength and purposefulness with a sense of optimism."

    About the Autumn/Winter 2020/2021 London Colour Palette:

    A robust palette for autumn/winter 2020/2021 blends our desire for meaningful colour with optimistic determination and purpose.

    About the Autumn/Winter 2020/2021 Classics:

    A range of seasonal staples that can stand alone or serve as the foundation for personalized colour combinations.