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A.I. Aqua: WGSN X Coloro Color of 2021

As we journey towards 2021, technology will not just be about what it can do, but what we can do with it.

Barneys to open at American Dream mall, billed ‘the future of retail’

American Dream opens this year, and the 3 million sq-ft New Jersey  super mall is set to embody the future of retail and entertainment. And Barneys New York, the luxury speciality retailer, is convinced enough to open there.

Design Shanghai showcases home-grown talent

Design Shanghai is Asia’s most prestigious and premier design event, breaking new ground in China’s ever-growing design community. Fresh from the show, here are WGSN's highlights.

Coloro X WGSN S/S 21 Key Colors: Quiet Wave

In our increasingly visual age where we have a surplus of information and a shortage of time, color will be an increasingly important way …

Retailing to no majority: The importance of inclusivity

In an era of diversifying populations, ensuring your product and offer is culturally sensitive has never been more important. WGSN's Petah Marian reports on the importance of inclusivity.

Masks: Is privacy a fundamental right or luxury item?

Is privacy a fundamental right or luxury item? Looking back on the A/W 19 Catwalks, the answer seems to be the latter. WGSN trend researcher Georgie Hyatt reports.

DIA Communications insider scoop on Chinese fashion

WGSN sat down with Zemira, the founder of DIA Communications and Tube Showroom, to chat about how she got started, China's 2019 economy and consumer insight into the Chinese fashion retail market.

Rhoko: A lesson in curation and accessible art

At a time where consumer efforts are being made to slow down on consumption, interiors brand Rhoko speaks to the Millennial appetite for personalisation, vintage finds, and for one-off pieces. 

Three inspiring new cross-disciplinary collaborations to know

The rise of cross-disciplinary collaborations is a theme we've been tracking at WGSN for some time, and this year has so far seen an inspiring wave of innovative designs crossing between the worlds of fashion and interiors.

Primark ups the experience in biggest-ever store

Experiential retail has become a guiding principle for stores, and high-street behemoth Primark’s newest store will focus as heavily on dwell time as it does on price.

Pillo by Dame: Embracing sexual wellness

Known for opening up conversations around sex with approachable products, sex positive, female-empowering sex toy brand Dame has released its latest offering – a sex pillow that looks, well, like a pillow.

UAU Project explores 3D printing for everyday household objects

3D printing is the best way to make good design accessible, says UAU Project founders. Take a look at the design practice's latest creation.