Despite of the fact that i am tropical born and bred, let’s just pretend that i could distinguish summer to any other seasons and dress differently during that time.The fact is, i don’t.But say i could get into the minds of the fellow sub-tropical people, and know what people would want to wear on brighter days. 108 more words
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We live in a culture of The Next Big Thing, where trend spotters are quick to call out what’s hot. We also live in a culture of Big Data, where statistics wonks are quick to build stories from numbers, and data visualizers are on hand to make stats accessible. 171 more words
Punk has a new look and there’s no flashy studs nor safety pins needed to keep it all together.
To keep their graphic message across, designers adopted 80′s punks band patches and turned it into graphic and/or statement prints on the clothes.
Here’s where to find the next big thing.
Product Hunt, founded by Ryan Hoover, is used by a lot of familiar names in Silicon Valley and New York: Greylock Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Raptor Ventures, Betaworks, SV Angel, Y Combinator, 500 Startups (Dave McClure), Techstars, Index Ventures, First Round Capital, Google Ventures (Kevin Rose, MG Siegler), Dave Morin, VaynerRSE, Cowboy Ventures, Ashton Kutcher, Greycroft, Andrew Chen and others. 52 more words
The National Restaurant Association has launched the updated version of their TrendMapper service which was first created in 2002. This online resource, which requires a subscription, features NRA research, data analysis and forecasts that are continually being updated. 129 more words