2017 is an exciting period for fabrics and patterns. They are bold, brassy, textured and contradictory. 1 Bold colours, mixed patterns, and texture. From Warwick Fabrics NZ This year is all about the home, being comfortable and relaxing, a lived-in area, not a show piece, a place to escape to. 2 2017 living room filled […]
Trends are determined from a collection of a lot of data, from images, news media, exhibitions, from budgets, economics, public awareness, environmental issues, from social media, from TV, from………….. the list is extensive. A person (or a group of people) is/are then expected to go through all that data and try to find patterns occurring, […]
2017 Colour Trends The colours for 2017 are greens, blues, mid-earth tones, pastels and jewel colours. There are two sources for the years colour trend report 1: PANTONE The colour GREENERY is a refreshing, revitalising shade, symbolising new beginning. Colours to pair with GREENERY as reported by Pantone For more details go to https://www.pantone.com/color-of-the-year-2017 […]
Have you ever tried to define style? I mean what is it? How is it distinguished? We all know what we mean when we hear ‘her style is…….’, ‘the design style is…….’, ‘the writing style follows …….’. But what do we mean? In my endeavour to define style I went back to the start, the […]
Trends, where do they come from? Who tells us what they are?