Combing High Point for Trends

The irregular tesselation shapes of last Spring's market have become more orderly. 6x more orderly, in fact, because High Point Market was literally buzzing with hexagons. The new warm-weather optimism saw these bee honeycomb shapes everywhere. The modernity of geometry, the rebirth of Spring; it … [Read more...]

Terrific Tessellations

A tesselation, or tile pattern, can be regular and repeatable geometric patterns, like the pentagon light fixture from Arteriors, or the table top sculptures from Made Goods. Tesselations can also be irregular, which reminds me of fractured glass; unusual and unique shapes butting up to each … [Read more...]

HP Market Fall 2011: Squares, Loops & Cathedral Windows

The trend spotting from High Point Fall 2010 continues this week. For earlier topics, go HERE (Modern Menagerie), HERE (Wing Chairs, Menswear, & Pagodas), HERE (Customized Brights), or HERE (Red and a Touch of Dread). But today I show some general motifs I saw while breezing down the … [Read more...]