Translucent smoke flow creates the beautiful patterns for one of this month's standout prints. Swirls of browns and beige go together with the accompanying Monthly Colors of February that focuses on soft peachy hues and rich camel browns. In addition is Foil Gradation, which features a shimmery graduated print applied on top of the pleated fabric in interesting asymmetrical silhouettes.
Thursday, January 16, 2014
With the new Spring-Summer 2014 collection, Pleats Please introduces Translucency. It is the theme of this season, which features prints and silhouettes inspired by "diverse example of translucence, taken from nature such as the obvious like minerals and glass to the more subtle, like smoke disappearing into the air." Keep following along with our blog for the next few months as we update with photos of new shapes and styles that take you through the Pleats Please experience of Translucency.
Saturday, November 2, 2013
This month marks the completion of another Autumn/Winter season that has come and gone at Pleats Please. Just in time for the various parties and events of the approaching Holiday Season, November brings you gorgeous long dresses and elegant full length matching jackets. The monthly colors November group features garments that were folded horizontally before applying the pleating technique, breathing new life into an otherwise typical monthly offering.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Pleats Please introduces October with a special window decal, featuring the cozy Fluffy Coat from September's collection. The monthly colors of October bring a multitude of styles in six color offerings. Combined with the satin-like fabric texture, every color is a special never before seen hue.
To add a pop of colors into the mix of neutrals are the addition of the Passage group, which features beautiful stripe pattern combinations in various color, thickness, and directions. And rounding off the month, to incorporate a little bit of the quirky spirit of Pleats Please are the Polar Bear group. These pieces are unique thickly-pilled outfits inspired by the images of those white bears from the far North, which brings us back to this season's theme of traveling.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
September officially welcomes the Fall season to Pleats Please with colors meant to represent the feeling of crisp autumn air. Rich shades of reds, browns, and beige mix well together with voluminous silhouettes for coordinating the perfect Fall outfit.
Saturday, August 17, 2013
August transitions us into the cooler Fall season with some muted and smoky color variations. They are the perfect compliments to the shapes and colors of last month's Misty Air and Pata Pata Compact. In addition there is the Tree Shade group, which is a cotton/linen mixed jacquard fabric, attached to the signature pleats material, creating a full and cozy look.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
This is the theme of this Autumn/Winter 2013 collection from Pleats Please. The upcoming months will bring to you styles inspired by the spirit of adventure and travel, which coincide perfectly with that important element of what Pleats has been to anyone who wears them. Each pieces make the perfect style choice in traveling essentials because of their effortless versatility of wear, pack-ability, and care convenience.
The highlight of this season's prints is from guest artist Teruhiko Yumura who also goes by the pseudonym, Terry Johnson. Teruhiko Yumura was one of the leading artists in the 1970s movement of “punk” mangas, which promoted lunacy and manic scribbles instead of the traditional artistic qualities.
For Cauliflower, it's all about "Sound" and how they are presented in every day things that surrounds us. We begin with some fun prints inspired by sounds related to music called "Sing", "Noise Check", and "Acoustic" complimented by light and cool color variations that's refreshing to the summer heat.