‘Faded memories’ and opal colors
The nostalgic trend for retro styles remains as strong as ever.
‘Classic’ recognizes the contemporary mood and takes its inspiration from a simpler, more carefree era, before the relentless digital drive had us endlessly updating, and before the frenzied overcrowding of our physical and mental space. ‘Classic’ reflects our profound desire to climb aboard a jet-plane; set sail into the horizon; put the hood down on the Cadillac; feel the grass under our feet and the wind in our hair, and escape from 21st-century life…
Luminescent opal hues are lighting the way,
with transparency and translucency remaining a strong trend. Tone-on-tone crystals and monochromatic opaque finishes complete the vintage look.
Colors are washed with a Polaroid haze reminiscent of endless summers past, and there is a strong graphic direction drawing inspiration from vintage American billboards weathered by the sun.
Striking geometries and shimmering textures
play with contrast and add a new twist to traditional shapes, avoiding sentimentality and bringing the look bang up to date.
Authenticity is the watchword as the new crystals hark
back to the playful days of our childhood, for a less homogenized time
when the individual was allowed to run free…