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December 7, 2018

Men's Footwear Trend Direction | Fall-Winter 2019-2020: Arcadia

Posted at 10:21 AM

Leading trend forecaster, Fashion Snoops, takes you through one of the biggest trends for Fall - Winter 2019-2020 in men's footwear - Arcadia.
Explore the colors, fabrics, looks from the runway and more from this trend below.

Men's Footwear F/W 19-20 Trend Report - Arcadia

The future has never been closer than it is today. Humans have always had an itch to explore and discover new worlds, but the need to stay grounded to the human spirit remains a crucial element of innovation. Greek for a vision of utopia, Arcadia focuses on the man who is interested in the concepts and designs of tomorrow, but stays in constant contact with what it means to be a sensory- driven being. The result is a warm, organic expression of an approaching paradise, complemented with just the right amount of sci-fi charm. In his metaphorical search for the best parts of the future, he brings with him cultural relics of the past. We call these things "aesthetifacts" - fine art, handed-down pottery, time-honored fabrics, beautiful plants, and music. This new serene sanctuary of his is an experiment in 21st century retro futurism, with close ties to what made the human race what it was. The ultra modern lines and organic textures show us what archetypical classics would look like in a world that's yet to come. 

INSPIRED BY: 

Iceland Ethno Futurism Modern Scandinavia Outdoor Heritage 


ARCADIA | MOOD BOARD 

Men's Footwear F/W 19-19 Trend Report - Arcadia

 

ARCADIA | COLORS 

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ARCADIA | FABRICS 

Men's Footwear F/W 19-19 Trend Report - Arcadia

Screen Mesh  •   Rubberized Leather  •   Performance Knit 

 

ARCADIA | DESIGN DETAILS 

Men's Footwear F/W 19-19 Trend Report - Arcadia

Extreme Pull Tabs   •   Translucent Soles  •   Elastic Strapping

 

ARCADIA | PATTERNS + GRAPHICS 

Men's Footwear F/W 19-19 Trend Report - Arcadia

Terrain   •   Hyper Growth  •   Intense Ombre

 

ARCADIA | KEY ITEMS 

Men's Footwear F/W 19-19 Trend Report - Arcadia

1. Knit Sneaker • EFM  |  2. Winter Boot • Louis Vuitton |  3. Sneaker Boot • Rick Owens |  4. Active Chelsea Boot • Prada

5. Hybrid Oxford • Camper  |  6. Mid-Top Sneaker • WESC |  7. Runner • Y3 |  8. Basketball Sneaker • Balmain


TREND FORECAST PROVIDED BY

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