FALL 2014 Menswear runway trends

Welcome to Fall 2014 menswear report! Have you ever noticed that we are now entering the 15th year of the 21st century by the end of Fall/Winter 2014/15. Eventhough there are many questions about the future of fashion. What direction will fashion lead us to? Or  What is the next great designer of this era?…

SS14 Menswear Trend Report

THE LOOK: Designers are drawing lots of inspiration from sports. Although it will be a soccer year, cycling look takes the center stage as we see cycling fashion gain traction around the world. Besides, shorts are getting loose and wide, and suits getting soft and less tight. THE PATTERN: The tropical floral motif is going to…

Words Never Die: the New Poetry Scene

How do you see poetry? Do you still read any of them? Poetry may seem to be a dated form of communication, but it’s still a effective tool to convey an emotional message. Indeed it is evolving with the world but not left behind. We see a new wave of communication that are using poetry in a original…

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. ……

FW2013 Menswear Runway Report

I could imagine when designers were making this collection back in 2012, they were all under one influence: The Mayan Calendar. As we were told it was the end of the world, designers were trying to imagine their version of 2013 at the edge of the era. Some are looking at the new generation and…

Fashion Call for Safety

When I was in the Bangkok airport a month ago, I realized they have a newest body scan security machine put in place. The lady in front of me was so scared that she had to go into another queue that haven’t got this machine yet. She was trying her best to protect her privacy…

A Truthful Discourse

What does truth mean to you? How does the perception of truth impact our future? Florentine fashion school Polimoda just released the latest issue of Pre Magazine that titled The Truth Issue. Pre Magazine a yearly publication that created by the Trend Forecasting Master students. In this latest issue the students spark a debate on…

Internet Nostalgia

As we previously reported, MoMA is planning to put video games in its permanent collection. Another exhibition on digital history is recently created by ad agency TBWA\NEBOKO. The Big Internet Museum is a online museum which let you know about the history of internet from ARPAnet to ICQ and Instagram. Popular games and memes are also included…

Street Style Inspiration of November

As dark red is one of the key colour of this season (see our trend report here), let’s look at some of the street style to see how the fashionista interpret this colour:       Source: Lookbook.nu (Bobby R., Sonja G., Ebba Z., Peter A., Edward H.)