As one of Moda Woman’s most established exhibitors, fashion agency Carol C Collections is the first port of call for many womenswear buyers seeking on-trend, wearable collections from all over the world. Take a look ahead at what’s within the portfolio this season, including Carol C’s first-ever in-house label Belluda.
For the first time ever, Carol C portfolio adapts all of its industry knowledge to create its own, perfectly-positioned in-house label. Belluda is produced entirely in England, and is designed to complete the contemporary winter wardrobe with a range of stylish and practical winter lines. Belluda specialises in faux fur coats, gilets and accessories, including hats and headbands which can be coordinated as part of winter styling and merchandising. Sizes range from 8 to 18.
Following a successful exhibition last season, Ruga returns to Moda Woman with its first forward-order offer. Showcased alongside its in-season offer for spring / summer 2018, the forward order collection builds upon the success of Ruga’s key styles, including a large range of separate throw-on items, easy-wearing tops and jumpers and flattering dresses, all at accessible price points. Ruga is designed and produced in its native Portugal, and is available in sizes 8 to 18.
Fast becoming a staple for womenswear buyers nationwide, Smashed Lemon returns with a new range of autumn styles in its signature prints and striking colourways. The autumn offer features a range of new shapes and styles across both dresses and knitwear, alongside an increased offer of coats, trouser suits and skirts. As always the brand maintains its flattering cuts, ensuring a wide appeal across the womenswear demographics. Sizes range from 8 to 20.
Jasi & Co
Carol C is renowned for constantly evolving its portfolio to remain fresh and inspiring season after season, and this autumn is no exception with the new addition of Jasi & Co. Arriving from Australia, the brand is characterised by a “take you anywhere” ethos, with a nod to the distinctive and sophisticated lifestyle of its native Australia. For autumn / winter 2018, Jasi & Co presents a futuristic collection with silver colour themes, bold cuts and styles designed to stand out from the crowd. Sizes range from 8 to 16.
Md’M made its debut at Moda Woman last season and, following a positive response from buyers, returns with its first winter collection this February. The brand maintains its signature quirky look with Latin-inspired prints and the Spanish flair of its native Madrid. Fabrics have once again been carefully selected to offer the best possible quality with no compromise to the brand’s attractive price points, while the brand’s styling is guaranteed to add a directional element to your autumn / winter 2018. Sizes range from 8 to 18.
As one of Carol C’s more established collections, Foil is a popular choice for regular Moda visitors and doesn’t fail to inspire this season. A/w 18 features pops of bright colour, pastel tones, stripes, monochrome and soft neutrals across its range of chic autumn styles and chunky winter knits. Look out for layering, lace-up and wrap up styles in warm New Zealand merino wool, with the added bonus of even these delicate styles being machine-washable. Sizes range from 8 to 18.
See the full Carol C portfolio at Moda Woman next month. Register here to guarantee your place.