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Spotlight: Las Vegas Market Winter 2013

02/11/13 Sara McLean

With the New Year upon us, the design industry is looking to new see what’s new and trending in the world of product design for upcoming interior design projects. The market was...

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Spotlight: PremièreVision & Indigo New York

02/11/13 Sara McLean

January brings a plethora of new and exciting products and trends to view at trade shows all around the world. Key to the apparel and textile industry trade are Première Vision...

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Pantone Introduces Fall 2013 Fashion Color Report

02/11/13 Sara McLean

With the opening of New York's Fashion Week, Pantone has announced their Fashion Color Report for Fall 2013. "Just as the leaves change in autumn, the consumer will enjoy the...

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Winter 2013 California Gift Show

02/02/13 Sara McLean

The LA Gift and Home Market Week held its semi-annual event in Los Angeles, showcasing a comprehensive line of design resources for the design trade. From January 23-28, the...

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Pantone Announces Emerald as 2013 Color of the Year

12/10/12 Sara McLean

Pantone has announced that 17-5641 Emerald is their 2013 Color of the Year. This color, associated with balance and harmony will be showcased in a variety of industries including fashion and textiles.

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Wintry Scenes of the Holidays: 2012 Trends

12/01/12 Sara McLean

Holiday Trend 1: Rooted - A reconnection with nature, handcrafted techniques and a focus on earthy and rural leads us to Rooted. Inspired by animals, botany, and countryside...

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Color Marketing Group's 2013 Color of the Year: Re-Blued!

11/12/12 Kate Smith

Our guest blogger, Kate Smith from Sensational Color, recently attended the Color Marketing Group conference in Miami, Florida, with me and has some exciting news to share on...

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2012 Fall Color + Design

11/03/12 Sara McLean

Fall, a time of magic, the witching hour, fall leaves, and gorgeous sunsets, designers can feel inspired by the color all around us. With fall in full swing, we take a look at a few of the color and design trends in the marketplace.

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Global Color Trend Watch

08/04/12 Melinda Ashton Turner

Trends! It’s an interesting concept that can lead you, offend and enslave you. You can choose to follow or ignore them and at times you wonder if it is in fact a trend, or a fad.

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On Trend: 2012 California Gift Show

07/30/12 Sara McLean

The 2012 California Gift Show opened July 25, 2012, ushering in new and exciting product offerings, expanded lines and re-merchandised presentations to inspire retailers who are...