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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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TREND REPORT: This Month in London and Paris, Women’s Apparel and Home Furnishings

It was the first time in ten years of covering both apparel and home that the trends were almost identical and I loved it! How one responds to visual things should be the same whether it’s something you choose to … Continue reading

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From OHIO to LONDON AND PARIS!!

Greetings from Athens, Ohio, where I’m teaching a 10-week workshop on Trend Forecasting/Analysis and Creative Presentation Skills. While it took me sooooo long to create the lesson plans for just this first week (how I respect and so appreciate what … Continue reading

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SPRING 2014

The forecasters say 2013 will be a year of sorting out the confusion, rising above the turmoil, and experiencing a new-found confidence about moving forward. As we enter 2014 we will be ready for what they are calling the New … Continue reading

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