Nothing keeps Christmas quite as fresh and festive as our latest ‘Tis The Season forecast, and our 2018-19 edition is no exception! This inspiring collection captures the wonders of childhood with trends like Fairy Tale Christmas, with all its storybook looks for the Holidays, and Santa’s Circus, with the many wonders enjoyed under the Big Top!
Meanwhile, our Ringing In The New trend for millennial New Year celebrations and Elegant Forest looks add sparkling sophistication to this Holiday assortment. And The Christmas Brigade, featuring all the moms behind the big man in red’s good deeds, and our quirky, unpredictable Ho Ho Happy trend give rise to all-new possibilities for the Christmas season.
With a palette of 30 essential Yuletide colors, including 5 trend-forward metallics and 11 cheery trends, ‘Tis The Season 2018-19 is guaranteed to fuel your imagination as you develop your Holiday collections!
WHO USES THIS FORECAST
If you develop assortments of Christmas ornaments and trim, wrap, greeting cards, partyware, ribbons, seasonal gifts, towels, candles, table linens, rugs, dinnerware, gift baskets, tins and other items with Holiday themes and colors, this forecast is meant for you. Visual-display professionals will also find value in these colors and trends.
WHAT YOU GET IN THE BOX
'Tis The Season™ 2018 - 2019 is a comprehensive color-and-trend forecast:
- 5 1/4" x 5 1/4" paint-on-paper color swatches with The Trend Curve's specified palette of 25 flat and 5 metallic hues.
- A portable mini-deck so you always have our forecast colors at hand when you need them.
- Trend Card for all 11 trends with style points for shape, texture, finish, materials, motifs—whatever is key to the look.
- Also included are 4 images per trend to inspire your creativity AND a dedicated palette of volume-selling, accent and fashion-forward hues for each trend.
WHEN TO BUY AND USE IT
Product-development professionals for high-end assortments—including specialty, department-store and warehouse-club strategies—can begin using 'Tis The Season™ 2018 - 2019 now to inspire their 2018 collections. Opening price-point, dollar-store and mass-market strategies should include these colors and trends in their 2019 assortments. Visual display can follow the same guidelines, based on channel of distribution.