Category Archives: Print Direction

FALL 2014 PRINT AND PATTERN — “Endless Nature”

Part of our grounding for this season is to draw upon the endless abundance of nature to add the softer, delicate touches needed. Woodland Botannicals Gentle Blurrings Not-So-Large –Mille Engravings Not-So-Large Peasant Foulards Decorative Art

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SUMMER / TRANS 2014 TREND . . . It’s Still All About The Prints!

I keep waiting, but there’s no end in sight! The summer and trans seasons are the perfect time to exploit the print message. All the influential themes are driven by the print stories . . . that is the statement, … Continue reading

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SUMMER RETAIL 2013: NYC WOMEN’S

I covered NYC retail last week to check on summertime offerings (and yes, the weather was glorious). There were 3 trends that made an impact and will certainly effect my trend direction for next year, 2014. 1) THE FORWARD LOOK … Continue reading

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SUMMER/TRANS 2013 TREND DIRECTION (Part 2)

Inspirational (and International) HOT SPOTS! 2013 needs to be all about energy–bold and expressive statements in color, fabric mixes, pattern. For inspiration, look to the sizzling cultures below the Tropic of Cancer! LATIN CULTURES — Argentina and sultry tango, Brazil … Continue reading

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UPDATE ON WHERE I’VE BEEN & WHAT I’VE SEEN . . .

It’s been awhile, so let me bring you up to date on where the last months have taken me! Shanghai ALLA I was a guest speaker at the ALL About Design trade show trend forum, where I showed my Maison … Continue reading

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