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Vogue Archive Webinar – 30 January

January 25, 2013

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Hi ProQuest, the database company who provide our access to the Vogue Archive, is running a webinar about it on Wednesday 30th January, at 2pm (GMT).  The event is free, but you will need to register online to be able to view and interact with the presenter. According to ProQuest: The Vogue Archive contains the […]

PSFK Future of Retail Report

July 23, 2012

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PSFK have released their third annual survey of retail trends, and examines a number of new and interesting retail innovations, such as improvements in bespoke design and service.  This presentation gives an overview of the full report.

Website We Like – Worn Through

May 11, 2012

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The Worn Through blog takes an academic look at the subject of fashion. http://www.wornthrough.com/ Worn Through is a blog focused on dress and fashion news, events, commentary, and critique, specifically looking at the cultural and social aspects. Its primary focus is the academic and museum worlds of dress studies, and highlights scholarship in those areas.

New Trend Union Books Have Arrived

April 27, 2012

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For those of you interested in trend prediction and forecasting, we’ve now received the Summer 2013 and Winter 2013/14  general trend books. As always, these can be found by the desk in the Short Loan area on the ground floor.

Color Forecast – New Colour Trend Site

April 18, 2012

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I’ve just encountered Color Forecast, a new site that takes a mathematical approach to working out colour trends in Paris, Antwerp, and Milan.  The site appears to be free, and updates it’s forecasts on a day to day basis. It’s an interesting idea, and another way of looking at colour, but it’s dealing very much […]

WGSN Visit and Talk – 7th March

March 5, 2012

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WGSN will be visiting us on Wednesday 7 March to give a talk and overview of their services.  The Library subscribes to wgsn.com, which is available for use on campus. If you’d like to come along and meet with them, and find out more about the site and how they predict trends, find out at: […]

Trend Prediction and Forecasting Services – 17 November

November 14, 2011

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Rachel will be running a training session this Thursday, at 2pm in the Library training room about the prediction and forecasting services available via Libraries and Learning Resources. The session will cover WGSN, Trend Union, the various journals we have,  and will also recommend some freely available online forecasting services.  There are a few places […]