Super senses emerge

For the colourblinds, it would not be so easy to understand how colours influence to human senses. Not anymore for colour sounds application introduced by Neil Harbisson known as Sonochromatic  cyborg artist. He made a device attached to his head turns colour into audible frequencies that makes each colour has its own tone depending on its frequency.Instead…

FW2013 Ready to Wear Runway Trends Report Part 2

In the previous runway trend report partI, I’ve mentioned a lot about a place for green as a key colour. However, green doesn’t particularly come with military trend like everybody thinks. Military trend in this season comes in blue camouflage. Not surprisingly, when there is less green around your environment , the next colour from…

FW2013 Ready to Wear Runway Trends Report Part I

Even though black is the absolute colour for Autumn/Winter, the consequence along black in each seasons are different.You might have seen different implications of black and grey through several shows from the 4 major cities runways. Including multicolour of green,which is not simply brings just one or two shades in a total look. … Green  is not only green colour anymore. ……

Low-tech Creativity

The world is moving forward faster and faster everyday. A new generation inventor stimulated by digital know-how would be undoubtedly creating new technology to assist in every step of their life. Even so, it doesn’t seem very easy in many developing countries where high technology could not be approached because of not much economical support….

Beauty Mega Trends part II

Let’s continue the beauty forecast that I got an idea from a presentation at Bangkok Trend Symposium by Mr. Olivier Guillemin, Chairman of the Comite Francais de la Couleur, France. If you’ve missed the previous article, you can go check it out on Beauty Mega Trend part I . From the Supernature concept to Culture mix…

Beauty Mega Trends

Months ago, I got a chance to get involved in a trend symposium in Bangkok,Thailand. It was a kind of knowledge festival in smaller version. Eventhough many speakers are colour and concept design experts from Thailand , they also highlighted the conference with the experienced professional forecasters like Ms. Ornella Bignami from Elementi Moda, Milano…

We live with waves

  Glass installation by french artist Baptiste Debombourg.     images : Yatzer.com

See the lights See the colors

Colors impact every creature in the world. They are part of our lives. Emotions can be shifted owing to the diversity of colors. Nevertheless, how do you know that the colors you see from your surroundings are true? How do you know that there is no another color despite your eyes sight ability? From these…

Boundary Blurring: Bring local to global

Between East and West, North and South, there is no definite boundary anymore. Are you sure that black contrasts with white? Are you sure the opposite of male is female? Come from a boundary blurring world, designers feel more legitimate to put local ideas on global stage. Here are some evidences from London Fashion week. Nova Chiu…

F/W 2012 Womenswear RTW Trend Report – Details & Colors

In the previous post we shared seven key thematic trends for next winter. Other than that, there are some items that look hot for next winter, for example high slit skirt and jewel-decorated clothing. The latter, strongly advocated by Miuccia and Marc in this season, looks incredibly promising. Mashing up texture and pattern have been…