Closing 2014 With A Trend: The Butterfly

by ThisIsShe|Mags

Colour me curious… I love butterflies. They are a symbol of transcendence and courage; flight and fancy. The butterfly motif is effervescent in design/fashion/art. I could not find a better way to showcase the transformation from one thing to the next.

Eiseman Color Blog

December 31, 2014

Have you ever wondered why trends are trends?

Where do the trends come from and what inspires them? I have too. Trend research is a passion and something I actively study with specific focus on color trends.

I’d like to talk about a pattern/trend that I have been observing for quite a few years, the butterfly. To be honest, I couldn’t think of a time when I wasn’t seeing the butterfly in some aspect or another. In very recent months and specifically in the past year there has been a resurgence of the butterfly in varying iterations and industries from home to fashion.

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Let’s investigate some of the trends that the butterfly has inspired. We will take a look at the rise of the butterfly in the past four years and the supporting players who keep this stunning beauty in the consumer’s eye.

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Why is the butterfly…

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