SS2015 Trend – Holographic + Iridescent Fabric
Fashion Week / Spring Fashion

SS2015 Trend – Holographic + Iridescent Fabric

Yesterday’s article featured the hologram runway show of Ralph Lauren. See it HERE. In continuation to the hologram theme, I wanted to focus on holographic fabric. It is a trend I’ve seen in a few designers’ SS2015 collections. (A few other trends I’ve also seen are an influence in Asian culture, foil, and silver metallics.) … Continue reading

Trend – Iridescence Part 2
Fashion

Trend – Iridescence Part 2

 In continuation to our Iridescence article HERE, One other small trend coming back around lately is what we call “oil spill” iridescence. It has also been nicknamed ‘petrol’ and in nail polishes it is sometimes called ‘oil slick’. Example   All images found on pinterest.com Hover over the image to see the designer’s name.   Continue reading

Trend – Iridescence Part 1
Fashion / Science

Trend – Iridescence Part 1

ir·i·des·cent /ˌɪrɪˈdɛsənt/ [ir-i-des-uhnt] adjective 1. displaying a play of lustrous colors like those of the rainbow. We aren’t going to bore you with the description of how iridescence works…we mostly want to inform those in the fashion community that there is a slight difference between iridescence and holograms. Iridescent items tend to be in more … Continue reading