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TREND BOOKS

Every year a selected group of students from the study Trend research and concept creation write two trend books. The two trend books that are written every year will be published here. You will be inspired and get a glance of their future profession. 

February 6, 2019

Another year, a new team and new trends. This year a group of 7 students have the opportunity to go to Ambiente and give daily trend tours. The students started working on the Ambiente Trend Book months before the fair. They started with research to see what changes and movements they see. With all this information they sit together to cluster and discuss what has the same value and needs. In this process the trends will...

October 21, 2018

Another year, a new team and new trends. This year a group of 12 students had the opportunity to go to the Dutch Design week and give daily trend tours. The students start working on the Dutch Design week months before it start. They started with research to see what changes and movements they see. With all this information they sit together to cluster and discuss what has the same value and needs. In this process the trends w...

October 17, 2018

With a group of six students we were invited to the London Design fair by the Dutch Embassy. We were standing along other dutch designers at he Dutch Stuff hall. With our previous written trend books for the Dutch Design week and Ambiente we took a look in the whole building. We looked for manifestation of the trends and we chose three trends to put in the tour. We had a great time showing the visitors of the LDF the trends an...

March 8, 2018

Every year our students go to the Ambiente Fair to give trendtours to the visitors. 

This year a group of students went there again and we proudly present you the trend book of Ambiente 2018.

Click on the images for the trend book and recap book. 

December 3, 2017

During this years Dutch Design Week our students have given trendtours at het Klokgebouw. Eight enthusiastic students did in depth research of changes in society and clustered  five trends. The trendtours consisted out of three of those trends from their trend book. The tour gave concrete manifestations of the trends.

Trendbook DDW 2017:

This years group had an heavy focus on technological boundaries, natures chan...

November 30, 2017

In februari our students always visit Ambiente in the Messe Frankfurt.

We proudly present the Trend Book of Ambiente 2017.

Nine ambitious students from International Lifestyle Studies a bachelor program at the Fontys Academy for Creative Industries in Tilburg, the Netherlands. The program focuses on trend research and concept development.

The junior professional researchers specialise in spotting changes in society. Based on the...

September 30, 2017

This year we were invited by the Dutch Embassy in London. We were invited to be part of the Dutch Stuff area at the London Design Fair and do what we do best, trend tours. With a group of six students we made our way to London with our two already written trend books. At the LDF we walked around for one day to spot the manifestations of our trends. On the Saturday we walked four trends tours and we made a little book with a re...

November 17, 2016

The Dutch Design Week is the biggest design event in Northern Europe. Since a few years International Lifestyle Studies provides the 2xcell students with the opportunity to give and create trendtours. These trendtours are available for all the DDW visitors. Our students research ongoing consumer trends and translate this in a wonderful report.

Five trends are shown in this trendreport which are presented during the trendtours o...

October 19, 2015

Dit is ons trendboek. Hierin staan vijf maatschappelijke trends die wij hebben gesignaleerd. Deze zijn uitgeschreven en onderbouwd met voorbeelden. Aan de hand van deze vijf trends zullen wij signalen van de Dutch Design Week 2015 op deze blog posten.

This is our trend book. In this book you will find five trends that we did research about. These are written and we show them to you trough manifestations. This book wil be p...

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