Monthly Archives: June 2015

Computer Arts Magazine: Gender-defying design

15 : 06 : 2015

With society’s growing acceptance of neutral culture and the ‘Mx’ honorific, Joanna Tulej, Art director at The Future Laboratory looks at how gender fluidity is driving design in the twenty-first century for Computer Arts Magazine.

‘Neutral design acts as a blank canvas upon which discerning and empowered consumers can explore their identities and curate different versions of self-actualisation, which is why we expect this trend to continue to grow in the coming decade’ says Tulej.

Sunday Times Style: Clean Lines

05 : 06 : 2015

LSN: Global visual trends researcher and Beauty expert Victoria Buchanan talks to Sunday Times Style about the rise of natural based beauty products.

“Parabens and sulphates are the anti-buzzwords in the beauty industry at the moment,” says Victoria Buchanan, a trend analyst at the Future Laboratory. “Consumers are increasingly aware of the health benefits of natural ingredients in beauty products and are demanding transparency from beauty brands about what they put in their products.”