Creative Concepts set the tone for new ideas. Move into the market place with great storyboards, clear illustrative pattern-ready cads & stylelines.
Trend Shops set the stage for the 2017-2018 seasons. From Sleep to Street,
Product Development is the key to keeping the trend moving in a forward motion.

From 1st sketch to final product, the focus is always on creating style that trend into the market-place.

2017 notes


Red is always a hot treat when it comes to trending intimates. Get in the game with overlays and beading influences. Don't forget the cut outs.

The Print

Animal skins are perfect for sleepwear and intimates, but recent news has shown that the Cheetah is in jeopardy, so look for concepts that inspire, saving this magnificent cat.


Lace, this simple piece of delicacy can transform a moment. Catch up on intimate concepts moving into 2017. You may find just the perfect little lace trim hiding in plain site.


color game

Paint Chips CHIARIstyle


Package it up!


Packaging is a great way for close to the counter sales. Product Development for packaging can take on many forms from box to whimsical hanger details. This Trend Shop showcases simple easy ways to take advantage of packaging from a panty point of view. From color to print. Packaging is fun!  



 Storyboard Print Concepts


Prints are personal, so when adding prints to a collection, look at trend concepts, color theories, line history. Take a look at best print sellers for the current line as well as the competition. Being on trend with prints can be a too early, to late concept. Set the tone trending prints by knowing the customer base the collection will target. Story boarding Print Concepts a season ahead it the best way to see what works for buyers and what doesn't. Create Mood Boards that define what the next season will be to make the collections stronger when print concepts are trending strong in the market place.

Let print boards create the conversation for next seasons trends.

Sourcing Notes CHIARIstyle

SOURCING NOTE: As designers collecting information has always been a key to creating relationships. This page is dedicated to Uptown Marva. Her data-base of sourcing finds was always a staple for researching trend and information. She knew the importance of keeping informed on what is happening in the market-place and her ability to pass along that information was priceless.

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