I know what you are thinking, that came quickly! It is 2019, a year of luck and a fresh opportunity to differentiate yourself amongst the crowd. Actively staying up to date with the current trends allows you to be one step ahead by thoroughly understanding what consumers are looking for and integrating that into your brand. Staying on trend will provide you with a competitive advantage that allows your innovation for 2019 to flourish and stand out. These are the 3 largest trends Score is forecasting for 2019.
1. Holographics and Metallics
2019 is all about shining bright and making bold statements by adding pops of holographic and metallic accents. From holographic bags to boots, this daring trend will be sure to demonstrate your adventurous and unique ability to stay ahead of the curve. Holographics and metallics have been around for a long time, so why are they everywhere in the 21st century? Apart from being aesthetically appealing, the use of these gleaming fabrics showcases a forward-thinking approach to product-design. Sequins, metallics, sparkle and glitter give any product a next level shine and are perfect for those seeking a bold, on-trend product. This trend has gone from the runway to street-style combining traditional design and current tech to allow individuals to express themselves with a futuristic 3D vibe. Holographic styles have a rainbow iridescent swirl in the fabric, while metallics generally have a one shade shine look. Grab a holographic tote or metallic notepad to push the boundaries and ensure that you keep scoring.
Everyone is becoming more and more careful about sustainability and preserving our environment with 2019 being no exception. The eco-friendly trend is not going anywhere and the innovative products that are available allow you to be modern chic with the benefit of protecting our Earth. Boomers, Millennials and Gen X care more than ever before about purchasing eco-friendly products and are willing to pay higher prices. 66% of consumers are prepared to spend more money on products that promote sustainability.Modern consumers continue to grow their eco-conscious in order to make smarter purchasing decisions. Incorporating reusable, reused, and biodegradable products is an easy adjustment and is still on-trend for 2019. From solar powered phone chargers to notebooks with organic paper, it is time to refurbish in an eco-friendly way. Hemp, linen, cotton, cork, bamboo and many more environmentally friendly fabrics are showing up all over the market as brands continue to innovate and respond to the demand. Get on board with this trend and make a positive contribution to our environment.
3. 90’s baby
Let’s take a trip down memory lane because if you haven’t heard yet, the 90’s trend is back. We all know that every trend resurfaces and this time it’s back with a bang. Celebrities and high fashion models have been rocking velvet, chokers, pops of neon and branded T’s. These reborn 90’s trends are grungy and minimalistic, but they bring back your dose of drama to make a statement. Bucket hats can brighten up any simple outfit while scrunchies are doubling as a cute arm accessory or hair piece. Taking inspiration from the streets, 90’s fashion is about dipping your toes on the rebellious side with a carefree approach that allows you to express yourself. Textured velvet designs, neon accents, flannels, and distressed denim have all made a comeback and are on-trend for 2019. Recreate and modernize your style by reworking this trend into your everyday life and embracing the carefree feel of the 90’s.
Now that you are updated on all the forecasted trends for 2019 it is time to rework them into your life and brand. Keeping up with the current trends is essential to keep scoring in 2019 !