Author Archives: Fran Yoshioka

About Fran Yoshioka

I love to motivate and empower my audiences and clients with compelling and actionable information. I am passionate about the need for creativity, good taste and thinking out of the box.

WOMENS FALL 2015 TRENDS — COLOR

It’s a mix of both lights and darks, soft and strong palettes, cools and warms. Color ranges are all familiar and typical of the fall season–they serve as the background for more exciting things happening in textiles and the mix. … Continue reading

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UPCOMING WEBINAR: Summer/Trans 2015 Trend Direction

Next week I’ll be showing a complete 2015 Home Furnishings/Interiors trend presentation and my seasonal Summer/Trans Women’s trend presentation. I hope you’ll be able to join one of the two scheduled dates — you’ll see a lot of great images … Continue reading

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Home 2015 Trend Points: Webinar Preview

As with women’s fashion trend, we increasingly want to surround ourselves with more Simplicity, a quieter, more contemplative approach to our everyday. This style is inspired by nature and earth, and/or our quest for modernization. Nature’s influence is huge and … Continue reading

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Women’s Summer 2015 Trend Points: Webinar Preview

Everything gets ramped up–more color, more dramatic looks, more creativity, more personalization. Happy fun colors just won’t go away, whether they’re fruity and cool or ripened by the summer sun. We love Tropical, from Miami Beach glam to sultry exotic … Continue reading

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Encore Webinar: SPRING 2015 WOMENS TREND PRESENTATION

Due to many requests, we’ve scheduled one more webinar. If you missed the earlier dates, I invite you to see my presentation on next years trend movement, the colors, the influences,and what key design points will influence your product for … Continue reading

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