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Patty Shapiro & Associates represents several European and American trend services and offers a variety of tools to ease your search and creation. Our publications are applicable in the fashion, beauty, interior decor industries as well as many other fields.
WOMEN – MEN – ACTIVEWEAR & OUTERWEAR – CHILDREN/ BABY
BEAUTY – HOME & DECORATION – TEXTILE – PRINTS – LINGERIE & BEACHWEAR
To understand your needs, our representative will come to your office with various products to help you choose the tools that might be relevant for you. Need to know what’s coming in the market? Need to know the seasons hottest colors up to 2 years in advance? Are you looking for new prints? Simply need magazines? Feel free to contact our trend sales representative Josiève for all your trend needs. Patty Shapiro & Associates is your one-stop shop to find all the tools you need to create. Our trends services are the reference for trend products in Canada, in any industry.
Pantone is a color service recognized around the world. Pantone offers numerous libraries: graphic, cotton and paper. Patty Shapiro and Associates is a Canadian distributor for the full Pantone line. We offer competitive prices, feel free to contact us for a quote.
Fashion, Home & Interior: Books and swatches available (TCX, TPX, TPG)
Graphic library: Books and fan guide
Huepoint – New York
Huepoint publishes targeted cross-disciplinary color seasons for fashion and apparel, home furnishings, and digital design, 18 months in advance of the market. It is one of the most popular color service in North America. The colors are very well adapted to the North American market, because it is created in New York.
Seasonal publications: Fall, Fall JR, Winter / Spring, Spring Jr, Summer
Doneger – New York
Doneger creative services offer a global view on fashion trends, beauty, and interior decor. Their specifications can be used in retail trade, fashion, beauty and interior design. There are three trend books and two color services each season (spring-summer / autumn-winter). DCS now offers online services as of 2014. Ask us for more information.
Seasonal publications: Color Concept, Color Workshop, Design concept, Design Workshop, Fabric Report, Beauty Mark
Online services: www.doneger.com
D.CIPHER/FM – London
London-based D-Cipher/FM specializes in fashion and lifestyle trend forecasting for men, women, activewear and youth culture. D-Cipher Director, Christine Foden, is recognized worldwide for her creative expertise and ability to decipher the cutting-edge of color, design and style.
Seasonal publications: Activate, Pure Color for Women, Pure Color for Men
A+A Design studio – Milan
A+A has built a renowned trend and textile design studio based in Milan, Italy that has become synonymous with the best in color and design trending. A+A provides direction to some of the most influential and innovative manufacturers, retailers, textile mills and print studios in the world. A+A Design Studio advises clients in 20 countries on color, trends, design research and more.
Seasonal publications: Color Concept, Gentleman, Vibe, Textile, Surfaces, Vision, Lady like, Very, Easy, Home
Luminary is an early color and trend concept bible that kickstarts seasonal concept inspiration. Alongside color, it offers key theme directions, macro lifestyle trends, and insight into the coming season. Luminary includes large-scale color fabric swatches and digitally printed paper chips. Luminary is bought by people working across diverse product categories – from womenswear and menswear to lingerie and children’s apparel; product design and packaging to interiors and cosmetics.
Seasonal publications: Luminary Colour + Trend
Scout – Australia
Scout is a boutique agency of hand picked fashion professionals who move fast. Our reports are fresh, concise and relevant. We combine global market insight with creativity to bring you results-based, proven forecasts. Everything you need for business success, from specific colours to trends, merchandising and key items is at your fingertips. You’ll see instantly what will work for you and why. We do the legwork for you, so that you can create and innovate. Scout is everywhere you need to be.
Seasonal publications: Women, Men, Unisex Casualwear
Annual online subscription: Women’s, Men’s, Full / Women’s + Men’s
20/20 VISION – Amsterdam
20/20 Vision’s main activities are researching future trends, consumer behavior and concept work for global corporations. Their goal is to understand what is going on in the world and present a clear sense of understanding and direction. 20/20 vison brings clarity into future lifestyle trends.
Annual publications: Vision Lifestyle, Color Flow
Fashion Snoops – New York
Fashion Snoops is a global trend forecasting company that supplies tools to act on global trends and culture shifts. The essential characteristics of a Fashion Snoops report: It’s clear and inspiring. More crucially, no one who reads it is ever left wondering what steps to take next. Especially these years where we are bombarded every day with so much data and imagery, Fashion Snoops guide you to know what to look for. The report separates the useful information to the dead ends.
Online publications: www.fashionsnoops.com
Trend Council – New York
Trend Council is the Next Generation in Trend Forecasting TM. An affordable subscription based online Trend Tool for busy designers and fashion professionals delivering expert analysis and design inspiration. This services does all the legwork and synthesis emerging color, pattern. materials and key item trends that will shape your business for both short and long term product development.
Online publications: www.trendcouncil.com
Patty Shapiro and Associates trend services also offers subscriptions to various specialized magazines, contact us for the complete list.