Billabong Women’s Outerwear 18/19 Preview

Retail Buyers Guide:  Staff Sales Handbook: Women’s Outerwear 2018/19

Catagory: Women’s Outerwear
Interviewee: Alexandre Berthonneau – Head of Outerwear Product



What’s the overall theme behind next year’s outerwear?
We offer a retro collection in the Re-Issue theme in a colourful palette and our mainline which definitely has a focus on fashion.

What are the three most important products in next year’s range?
DALIA jacket featuring Sympatex STX 45K and Primaloft insulation.

SOFFYA jacket is a light puffer jacket with a unique wave patterned quilting.



RIVA bib is available in a beautiful pink corduroy fabric and a stretch solid black version.



What new fits/silhouettes are coming next year?
We offer a new skinny fit available in a stretch fabrication so a fitting look doesn’t mean restricted mobility.

What are your top marketing stories for next season? 
Re-Issue collection with a retro colour palette and some fun looks featuring corduroy fabric.

Do you do baselayers? What’s happening here, what’s your base layer strategy next year?
We have classic tees and pants featuring different print options and a tight fit. And a second layer program with plenty of diversity including a new program of Sherpa and furry fabrics to stay cosy and classy from the lifts to the après lifestyle.

Brand Previews


90 Von Zipper Goggles

Retail Buyer’s Guides

Foils 2021

Kites SS21

Longboards SS21

Surfboards SS21

Sunglasses SS21

Wetsuits SS21


Men’s Streetwear SS21

Great Outdoors SS21

Hanging Shoes SS21

Boardshorts SS21

Bottles & Flasks SS21

Backpacks SS21

Skate Hardgoods SS21

Swimwear SS21

Skate Shoes SS21

Foamies 2020

Kiteboards 2020

Kites 2020

Longboards 2020

Sunglasses 2020

SUP 2020

Surfboards 2020

Impact Vests 2020

Powsurfers FW20/21

Cruisers 2020

Wetsuits FW20/21

Beanies FW20/21

Base Layers FW20/21

E-Boards 2020

Facemasks FW20/21

Snow Safety FW20/21

Goggles FW20/21

Snowboards FW20/21

Skate Shoes FW20/21

Longboards SS20

Watches SS20

Sunglasses SS20

Kiteboards SS20

Kites SS20

Wetsuits SS20


Sun Cream SS20

Hanging Shoes SS20

Boardshorts SS20


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