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Leading influencer and global trend forecaster Lidewij Edelkoort was questioned on the influences of the Corona crisis on national tv last night. I watched it this morning after breakfast – staying in. She has been happy for the first time … Continue reading
The index sheet of a calendar for 2020. 12 black cats for 12 months. -> Are you superstitious? The year started with the infinitely sad departure of my childhood tv hero Aart Staartjes on January 12. He crashed his … Continue reading
This blog is about inspiration, and one of my places to turn to is astrology. I know I know, but I have had this interest* for so long and have kept so many followed up signs, that – I admit … Continue reading
A page from the full trend report on next season, autumn winter 2018, for sale at Patternbank. The preview is tiny, but radiant.
I just read about the cranes again on this blog. The story about Priem’s Perky Paper Shop, read it here. ============================================================= PS | 2019 | It was time for their return. They are back in the shops and appear in … Continue reading
This month I visited Maison & Objet in Paris. Planned but some of it, serendipitous. I was confronted with the work of Anne Sophie Gruwez. And instantly felt a connection. The joy RADIATING like a force of nature, I studied one after … Continue reading
Illustrations by Izak Zenou, for Susan Miller’s Year Ahead 2018 Wall Calendar . I chose images that somehow spoke to me, telling me a story about a woman you could find in front of the Guggenheim Museum, with an eye for … Continue reading
Exactly a year ago I wrote about how the color pink had assembled on my desktop in Note To Self | Pink
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If fashion is a reflection of today’s society, Balenciaga’s Resort 2017 Collection shows us what cultural chaos looks like in dressmaking.