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FASHION TREND: FALL 2013 . . . What To Do????

Well, I’ve just about finished my trend research and after several presentations and consultations, am a bit surprised, shocked, nervous and apprehensive about the new season. At the same time, I am totally intrigued, totally excited, and loving much of … Continue reading

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Prints will be stronger than ever. “Reconfigure” is the key word and the idea is to make them look like one-of-a-kind patterns. The layouts need to be irregular, so pull apart, cut up, and recompose the elements, motifs, and layout … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 Trend Research — Influences

WILDERNESS Casual, rugged, outdoor looks mixing utility details with raw and rustic fabrics, random knits, lumberjack plaids. Update with bits of fur, toggles, zips. 70’s GROWN UP GRUNGE The 70’s influence is still strong. For next year, we look to … Continue reading

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3 Days of Inspiration in NYC

My head and mind are full, filled with lots and lots of new and good thoughts and visual images–bursting really! I spent 3 days in NYC this month to do research for Fall 2012 trend direction, and came away with … Continue reading

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Click here to view Part 1 and Part 3 Here are some of my 13 key design points of the season.  If you embrace any of these points, your product will look trend right for next year. KEY DESIGN POINTS … Continue reading

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