theFashionSpot: What was the inspiration behind the Spring 2016 collection?
Emily Cadenhead: The "Fairytale" collection was inspired by witches, mermaids, unicorns and other magical creatures and tales from the 1600s.
Seashell Flower Dress, $178 at Wildfox
tFS: What is your favorite piece from the collection?
EC: My favorite piece from the collection is the magical Fairy Wrap Dress. I love the fit and the raw crystal print.
Black Crystal Wrap Dress, $187 at Wildfox
tFS: How would you style items like the Peplum Dress and Fairy Dress?
EC: Any way the heart desires! I love wearing dresses in the daytime with a pair of sneakers. I adore being fancy and feminine, wearing the same dress effortlessly from day to night.
Flower Delivery Fairy Dress, $198 at Wildfox
tFS: How would you style the bell bottoms?
EC: I would probably style the bell bottoms with one of our Wildfox tops, like the Shalah Sweater, or a top with a playful graphic.
Flower Delivery Bell Bottoms, $125 at Wildfox
tFS: What accessories would you wear with the collection?
EC: Huge sunglasses, a floppy hat and white sneakers.
White Crystal Peasant Dress, $178 at Wildfox
tFS: What can we expect from the Summer and Fall 2016 ready-to-wear collections?
EC: Summer is an amazing collection of vintage-inspired prints in rad, easy cut-out dresses and sets. Fall is 90s throwback-meets-schoolgirl uniforms. It is all so exciting and inspiring!
Pink Lurex Drape Princess Top, $145 at Wildfox
When you think of Wildfox, playful sayings and comfortable knits come to mind. And while the new Spring 2016 collection delivers plenty of both, it raises the bar with sweeping maxi dresses and sheer blouses with the perfect touch of whimsy. Inspired by magical creatures and faraway lands, the brand’s first-ever ready-to-wear range feels like a fairytale come to life. Ranging in price from $70 to $198, the line features dresses and jumpsuits fashioned from voile and eco-friendly fabrics.
The breathtaking ad campaign builds on the collection’s themes of adventure and exploration. Photographer Mark Hunter followed models Nadine Leopold, Solveig Hansen and Allie Lewis as they bravely ventured into the unknown with sandy feet and windswept hair. Feast your eyes on the enchanting photos in the slideshow above with expert styling tips from Wildfox ready-to-wear designer Emily Cadenhead. And shop the Spring 2016 collection now on Wildfox.com.
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