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Fashion forecasting is a directory for clothing industry. Carlin Groupe dedicated to fashion trends.

fashion forecasting is a directory for clothing industry

Their web site is in both English and French. Committee for Color & Trends Beyond the seasonal trend analysis and forecasting guides, the Committee for Colour and Trends offers services that are specifically organized for designers, merchandisers, manufacturers, wholesalers, importers, buying offices, retailers and trade show organizers. Doneger Creative Services , the trend and color forecasting and analysis division of The Doneger Group, offers a broad range of products and services in keeping with the direction of the industry.

Their Creative Directors cover the apparel, accessories and lifestyle markets in the Women's, Men's and Youth categories through printed publications, online content and live presentations. This division addresses the needs of retailers, manufacturers and other style-related businesses. Angus Linley-Hill (Managing Director) or Dawn Linley-Hill (Design Director) Apparel Links Trend Forecasting. Australian Five Initiative Launches in New York. World's Most Fashionable Nations. French and Italian fashion houses have dictated clothing trends for many years, but are these nations really the most stylish in the world?

World's Most Fashionable Nations

In fact, when you take a look around the world's biggest cities, you will soon discover that Barcelona, Melbourne, Copenhagen or Sao Paulo easily rival Paris, Milan or Rome. Today, the best fashion scenes are not the catwalks but the streets where people are dressed with style, look uniquely and sexy. Below are five most fashionable nations presented in alphabetical order: In melbourne. Australia. It must be the sun, ocean and a laid-back attitude towards life that make Aussies look so great, relaxed and well-dressed. Corset [European] (C.I.39.13.211.

“Oyster” Dress, Irere, spring/summer 2003. Alexander McQueen (British, 1969–2010)“Oyster” DressIrere, spring/summer 2003 Ivory silk organza, georgette, and chiffon Courtesy of Alexander McQueen Photograph © Sølve Sundsbø / Art + Commerce Andrew Bolton: One of the highlights in this gallery is a dress called the “Oyster” Dress, which is made up of hundreds and hundreds of layers of silk organza, almost like a mille-feuille pastry.

“Oyster” Dress, Irere, spring/summer 2003

And the collection told the story of a shipwreck at sea and the subsequent landfall in the Amazon, and it was peopled with pirates, conquistadors, and Amazonian Indians. And I think that what’s interesting about this particular dress is you see how McQueen evolved as a designer in terms of the fact that he was always well known as a tailor. With this particular dress, you see a much softer approach. As Sarah Burton explains: Andrew Bolton: He learned softness at Givenchy; he learned draping at Givenchy. Disney Princesses In Accurate Period Costume.

These are very beautiful drawings!

Disney Princesses In Accurate Period Costume

Although I am sad to see Belle looking so unlike herself. On a different note: I’d love to know what the reference was for the period costuming for each Princess. If you typed in the address, used a bookmark, or followed a link from another Web site, this page is no longer available. We apologize for the inconvenience. If you want to search the site, start here . You'll find comprehensive coverage of these topics and products: Fitness Sex & Women Health Nutrition.

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Primer's Complete Visual Guide to Men's Shorts. Textures library - free surfaces for 3ds Max, LightWave. The Perfect Mermaid Curls. Although “perfect” is a relative term, this method for curling hair is pretty much perfect by my standards, mostly because it isn’t fussy.

The Perfect Mermaid Curls

While I’m a sucker for both ringlets and Californian waves, I like my own curls somewhere in between: relaxed but bouncy. Mermaid-like. Supplies: 1″ curling iron, brush, and hair sprayTime: 45 minutes (for thick hair) All of the magic happens with Revlon’s “Helen of Troy” ceramic 1″ curling iron. For those who have long, thick hair like me, you might find that larger curling barrels produce the most pathetic excuse for “waves” that fall out within the hour, regardless of the amount of hair spray. I’ve found that the 1″ barrel creates tight waves that look good for at least 5-6 hours (though they do relax over time). For hairspray, I’m a fan of Tigi’s Hard Head, which has a strong hold without the severe crunchiness. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Repeat this around your entire head. Don’t get lazy with the back of your head! Learn How to Tie a Tie. Fashion - The World Of Style & Fashion Designers @ The Frisky. Painfully Accurate: 5 “Fun” New Ways To Walk In Heels Do you struggle to walk in high heels? Do you teeter around uncomfortably? Wince noticeably at your rapidly multiplying blisters?

Curse the invention of the stiletto while simultaneously loving how sexy they make you look? Sigh. Collective fashion consciousness.