Li Edelkoort is well known through the Trend Union for the many trends and lifestyle seminars she gives to professionals in all industries all over the world. I was recently privileged enough to attend one such seminar at the Cape Town Convention Center.
There were many observations which stood out to me however I’d like to share the more visual ones. Firstly, which I found fun, yellow is the new pink, don’t forget it!
We will bring the outdoors in, making the connection more literal. Ceiling to floor wooden panelling is making a comeback, with very tactile surfaces being key.
Think industrial metals. Not too shiny metallics. Rust!
Lace, embroidery and woven grasses lend themselves to the concept that furniture needs to be lightweight and easy to move around.
Yours in inspiring design