ABOUT

Our Mission

WE NOURISH THE NEEDS OF TODAY'S AND TOMORROW'S CONSUMERS AROUND THE WORLD

Since 1980, founder Lidewij Edelkoort has predicted creative trends in fashion, color, textile, lifestyle, architecture. She has been at the forefront of nearly every major trend, while creating an international family. We provide highly creative inspirations for the coming years, to help our costumers recreate their own world. Our trend forecasting books are handmade, tactile, and produced twice a year in limited quantity.

 

PHILIP FIMMANO

Trend consultant and design curator, contributing to Trend Union’s books, magazines and strategic studies for international brands. He works in industries as varied as fashion, textiles, interiors, architecture, food, finance and retail. He is also the Director of the New York-based creative studio Edelkoort Inc., providing trend and strategic consulting to companies in North and Latin America. Since 2011, he and Edelkoort have championed textile awareness and creativity globally through their ongoing Talking Textiles initiative

LIDEWIJ EDELKOORT

One of the world’s most renowned trend forecasters and colorists, famous for her inspirational seminars and on-point trend books which are sold to companies in diverse industries from Armani to Zegna. Li is an intuitive thinker who constantly travels the planet tracking how socio-cultural trends evolve to influence concepts, colors, materials, products and services. She is also a publisher, humanitarian, educator and exhibition curator. In 2011, Li launched an interactive online trend forum called TrendTablet.com. Since 2015 she is the Dean of Hybrid Studies at Parsons The New School in New York.