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Trend presentation Lidewij Edelkoort

For Autumn/ Winter 2018/ 2019 Lidewij Edelkoort delivered a tight, compact pres... More

date: Jul 06, 2017

For Autumn/ Winter 2018/ 2019 Lidewij Edelkoort delivered a tight, compact pres... More

From praying to playing

Craftscurator travelled to Milan and saw designers taking a playful approach to... More

date: Apr 18, 2017

Craftscurator travelled to Milan and saw designers taking a playful approach to... More

August 2015 issue

Craftscurator's Sustainable Style Column focuses on Middle Eastern crafts. Elle... More

date: Aug 21, 2015

Craftscurator's Sustainable Style Column focuses on Middle Eastern crafts. Elle... More

Conference What Design Can Do

The 5th edition of What Design Can Do, the conference on the impact of design, ... More

date: Jun 02, 2015

The 5th edition of What Design Can Do, the conference on the impact of design, ... More

for PantoneView

Craftscurator shows 5 scarcity-related design strategies: Repair, Reuse, Self-P... More

date: May 10, 2015

Craftscurator shows 5 scarcity-related design strategies: Repair, Reuse, Self-P... More

Craftscurator's Forecast for PantoneView

In the home textiles industry many new developments can be observed to make bet... More

date: Mar 09, 2015

In the home textiles industry many new developments can be observed to make bet... More

Vanities – From Abstinence to Opulence

A year ago Dutch dictonary publisher Van Dale chose the word 'selfie' as word o... More

date: Dec 14, 2014

A year ago Dutch dictonary publisher Van Dale chose the word 'selfie' as word o... More

for Elle Decoration NL

Sustainable design in 2014 is nothing like the bland, politically correct produ... More

date: Oct 07, 2014

Sustainable design in 2014 is nothing like the bland, politically correct produ... More

Lidewij Edelkoort Trends Autumn/ Winter 15/16

From abstract, global influences to detailed information on fibers and colour t... More

date: May 29, 2014

From abstract, global influences to detailed information on fibers and colour t... More

For PantoneView

Craftscurator is proud to have published her first forecasting post on handmade... More

date: Mar 19, 2014

Craftscurator is proud to have published her first forecasting post on handmade... More

Lidewij Edelkoort's trend presentation 'Gathering'

An optimistic story for a new season, is what Lidewij Edelkoort told during her... More

date: Dec 10, 2013

An optimistic story for a new season, is what Lidewij Edelkoort told during her... More

in Paris and London

At Maison & Objet Paris and London Design festival, Craftscurator has spotted t... More

date: Oct 16, 2013

At Maison & Objet Paris and London Design festival, Craftscurator has spotted t... More

Home Sweet Home Exhibition

Craftscurator traveled to Stockholm this summer, expecting to find lots of mini... More

date: Sep 23, 2013

Craftscurator traveled to Stockholm this summer, expecting to find lots of mini... More

PantoneView Reports

Leading colour firm Pantone has joined forces with influencial trend forecastin... More

date: Aug 05, 2013

Leading colour firm Pantone has joined forces with influencial trend forecastin... More

Sustainable Design in the EU Market for Home Deco/ Textiles

The disaster in the garment factory in Bangladesh has shocked the world. Both b... More

date: May 19, 2013

The disaster in the garment factory in Bangladesh has shocked the world. Both b... More

At Salone Milan

Craftscurator is happy to see a comeback of the refined, the decorated in desig... More

date: Apr 22, 2013

Craftscurator is happy to see a comeback of the refined, the decorated in desig... More

At Milan Design Week

Designers are taking recycling to a next level. Good to see they are exploring ... More

date: Apr 22, 2013

Designers are taking recycling to a next level. Good to see they are exploring ... More

Milan 2013 Updates

Craftscurator is proud to be a contributing writer for the world's leading blog... More

date: Apr 22, 2013

Craftscurator is proud to be a contributing writer for the world's leading blog... More

7 clichés about crafts unraveled

'Handmade is hip and happening' the magazine covers are screaming. Being a admi... More

date: Mar 19, 2013

'Handmade is hip and happening' the magazine covers are screaming. Being a admi... More

Lidewij Edelkoort’s Trends for Summer 2014

'Have nothing in your house that is not beautiful or useful'. With this quote b... More

date: Dec 15, 2012

'Have nothing in your house that is not beautiful or useful'. With this quote b... More

In Retrospect

Every year, Craftscurator looks back on trend presentations made. This 71 page ... More

date: Nov 06, 2012

Every year, Craftscurator looks back on trend presentations made. This 71 page ... More

Lidewij Edelkoort on trends for winter 2013/ 2014

Dark, rich and intense; at first glance the presentation for winter 2013/2014 l... More

date: Jun 04, 2012

Dark, rich and intense; at first glance the presentation for winter 2013/2014 l... More

5 do's for you

'Design can bring unconventional solutions to complex problems' said Amsterdam ... More

date: May 30, 2012

'Design can bring unconventional solutions to complex problems' said Amsterdam ... More

From South Africa

Quirky, colourful and creative; the crafts at the Design Indaba expo often are ... More

date: Mar 22, 2012

Quirky, colourful and creative; the crafts at the Design Indaba expo often are ... More

Design Indaba Conference

South Africa just gets it; they have a vibrant craft and design culture, and un... More

date: Mar 22, 2012

South Africa just gets it; they have a vibrant craft and design culture, and un... More

Trendupdate January 2012

Wildbreien, or guerilla knitting, is the latest addition to the Dutch dictionar... More

date: Jan 11, 2012

Wildbreien, or guerilla knitting, is the latest addition to the Dutch dictionar... More

Trends for spring/summer 2013

'Bliss, spiritual moments in everyday life' is the title of Lidewij Edelkoort's... More

date: Dec 14, 2011

'Bliss, spiritual moments in everyday life' is the title of Lidewij Edelkoort's... More

Product trends 10-11

As 2011 is nearly over, we are looking back on product trends for 2010 and 2011... More

date: Nov 10, 2011

As 2011 is nearly over, we are looking back on product trends for 2010 and 2011... More

Handmade in Milan

Do not touch, is a warning heard on many trade shows. None of that at the Salon... More

date: Jul 31, 2011

Do not touch, is a warning heard on many trade shows. None of that at the Salon... More