You’ll quickly gather that the trends and styles we’ve captured in this season’s Form Follows Fashion are rather eccentric… or angry… or surprisingly beautiful…. However you view it, the madness of our current cultural climate seems reflected in these bold and...
Form Follows Fashion
Well, back in January, I had an entirely different anticipation for how 2020 was likely to play out. What a phenomenal spiral into chaos – wow! The shock and the shift, all the pivoting and pursuits that we’ve all been managing have left us investing in the...
In Summer 2019, the fashion populace pulled out all the stops to furnish the season’s attire with intricate trimmings and textiles in just this kind of spirit. Every brush stroke and hand hammered edge is uniquely bespoke, like being in a gallery of fine art but with all the comforts of home.
For our Form Follows Fashion series, we pull from trend predictions around the world to gather beautiful and unique design inspirations. From couture collections to high fashion runways, we look at the year ahead and curate our predictions for each season into mood...
Spring 2019 inspiration harkens back to bright, old Hollywood resort style. We see bold, warm tones paired with an extreme pattern. Soft, billowing fabrics paired with deep sherbet hues soften the intense impact of otherwise bold patterns.
Our Winter inspiration comes from the bold, brilliant iridescent textiles and art installations appearing in the fashion world. From billowing metallic fabrics to prism-like geometric garments, a holographic modern world awaits. We went all out curating starkly modern schemes filled with hovering orbs of color and surreal shimmering waves. It’s imaginative and inviting, and as dreamy as it is dreamlike.
This Autumn, the runways are packed with textiles rich with dimension, fullness, embroidery, beading, and a little bit of shimmer. This holiday, as you gather together with friends and family, don’t be afraid to bring a little color and dimension to your table.
The longest day of the year has come. Summer Solstice! The Couture runways are covered with bright colors and silk draped silhouettes for Spring/Summer 2018. The delightfully embroidered sheer (above) from Emporio Armani’s Spring 2018 Ready-to-wear collection caught our eye as did the dissected geometric pattern. We take our cues for our interior design trends predictions from couture collections worldwide.
When was the last time you woke up feeling deeply and utterly refreshed? Waking up from a good night’s rest feels akin to a glowing Spring day after a long Winter: the best and brightest versions of ourselves.
There’s something about a home library that makes you want to settle into a comfortable reading chair, get lost in the musings, and be utterly refreshed by your surroundings.
Autumn. Change fills the air as the leaves turn to every shade of gold and ruby. The moment you walk in your door, you feel a sense of relief and warmth set in. Your front windows cast a glow into the already glowing atmosphere. Friends drop by, and you find yourself utterly content.
PANTONE is seen as the global authority on color. Each year, the Pantone Color Institute unveils a new Color of the Year, selected by a multinational color council. Thorough presentations culled from an entire year of complex color forecasting and color psychology inform these conferences. Their final selection is often a response to the social and political climate at hand.