Since Philip Lim and Alexander Wang introduced the pliable fabric that is neoprene into the high fashion sportswear market, a number of designers have followed suit by reinventing the trend in bright prints, patterns, and unique shapes. Since the fabric holds it shapes particularly well, it allows for many fashion fans of the trend to showcase their outfits with these bold statement pieces.
Kim Hongbum, the designer behind the brand Cres. E. Dim takes his design philosophy of fluidity in clothing and embarks his 2014 f/w collection with a series of serene cloud printed neoprene and leather. The collection is filled with layered looks, taking inspiration from architecture, street life, and high fashion sportswear.