Move over, checkerboard print! Mushrooms stand out as the warmest spring print.
Of all the new trends that have surfaced this season, there’s one in particular that has caught everyone’s attention: mushrooms. From clothing and accessories to beauty, food and interiors, mushrooms have become everyone’s favorite fashion ingredient.
With sustainability becoming a priority in many industries, brands and designers have discovered the limitless possibilities of previously overlooked species. According to American Mushroom Society, mushrooms’ low energy footprint makes them one of the most sustainably produced foods in the United States. And movies like fantastic mushrooms highlighted the medicinal qualities of mushrooms.
In fashion, brands such as Brandon Maxwell, Acne Studios and Sportmax incorporated the mushroom into their Spring/Summer 2022 runways, while Alexander McQueen’s Sarah Burton drew inspiration from the interconnecting power of mycelium for her. latest collection. On the other hand, Stella McCartney not only used the fiery imagery of mushrooms for her Spring/Summer 2022 collection, but also embraced their endlessly renewable qualities, launching the brand’s signature Frayme bag in mycelium leather.
If you’re looking to incorporate mushroom fashion into your wardrobe, look no further. From whimsical illustrations to groovy cartoon prints, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite pieces for you to check out below.