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  • Future
  • 13th May 2011
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Sartorial stimulation

We’ve rounded up the top events across the globe this weekend to give you some inspiration and insight into future trends, next season and beyond.

London

This weekend, take a trip down to the National gallery for the Bridget Riley exhibition. Her sharp, clean, graphical style will provide great inspiration for the upcoming prints and shapes of the SS12 collections, in particular the ‘rejuvenate’ trend that we mentioned previously.…

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  • Trend
  • 11th May 2011
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Big leg backlash

Girls with cankles, rejoice! After seasons of endless tapered trousers and sprayed on slacks, AW10/11 finally marked a turning point for pants. The trend sparked a revival that has carried over to the SS11 and AW11/12 collections (yet to hit stores).

With everyone from Thierry Mugler to Topshop creating their very own version of the wide to SUPER wide trouser trend, we wanted to see which styles were selling out fast and which were doomed for discount.…

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Calling all developers…

You’re invited to come and hang out with us.

It’s official, we have bright, shiny new digs right on Silicon Roundabout and while the area is fast developing as a great tech hub, we are the first to admit that its not exactly Palo Alto… yet.

But, we want to do our bit to encourage that growth and foster some new talent in the area, so on Friday the 20th May we are sharing space in our office for any interested developers to drop by and work for the day.…

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  • Future
  • 6th May 2011
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Ancient civilisations, future visions

To continue the SS12 journey of a return to craft that we mentioned last week, take some time to study the rich culture of the Maya civilisation. The Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth is a great place to start. Can’t make it to Texas? There are some wonderful images from their permanent collection on the website.…

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  • Trend
  • 6th May 2011
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Neon Lights

Although Christopher Kane’s SS11 collection is just as fitting for having sparked the lace trend we covered last week, the acid hues marked something of a turning point for neon. While a number of SS11 collections featured various highlighter inspired tints as accents and embellishments, including Miu Miu and Proenza Schouler, the young Scot was the first to fully commit.…

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  • Future
  • 29th Apr 2011
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Return to craft

The upcoming SS12 shows will be influenced by a return to nature. Perhaps by way of reaction to our increasingly connected lives, designers will focus on the origins of construction methods and fabrics. Bright, colourful garments will be juxtaposed with natural leathers, skins and organic lace.

Essential reading: In Her Hands: Craftswomen Changing the World…

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