Color Trends for the Fashion Industry & Consumers
Color Trend Forecasting

Welcome to the Color Trends section of the Apparel Search.  The goal of this section is to help you learn more about color trends in various segments of the fashion & textile market.  Explore various color pallets and pick your favorite for this years market.

Color Trend Resources

Fashion Color Trends

Cosmetics Color Trends

Hair Color Trends

Color Technology

In regard to clothing and fashion accessories, it is important to note that color trends from various industries influence fashion.  According to Apparel Search, "the reality is that any color in the known universe can be a fashion color.  Basically, a 'fashion color' is the color of an article of clothing, fabric, footwear or fashion accessory".  We also consider hair color to be fashion relevant (style relevant).  In other words, when designer select colors for their fashion collections, they are taking color trends from other areas of life into consideration.

Color Trends

Color Trends for Business:

Fashion companies, hair care companies, cosmetic companies etc., have the difficult task of "forecasting" color.  Forecasting color basically means that they must select colors for their products "before" they they Apparel Search Fashion Industry b2b Directory for the clothing industryknow for certain that consumer will actually like the color.  Due to production lead times (time it takes to produce a given product and deliver it to market), companies must forecast (guess) at the colors consumers will enjoy for the upcoming season.  For example, if it takes four month to design, manufacturer and transport clothing to a retail store, that means the colors must be selected at least four months before the selling season begins.

In summary, color is an important aspect of many businesses.  The aim of this color trend website is to help you research color and color trend spotting resources.

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