• International trend consultant, Louisa Smith, forecasts up to three years in advance in all sectors of the textile chain, from fibre through to final garment. Louisa’s vision and research, monitoring textile developments through to global affairs has a bearing on delivering the right product to pass onto your customers.

 

  • With over 20 years international experience in the global fashion and textile industry, Louisa works with international corporations through to private companies and brand agencies in delivering on-trend information and market intelligence at all stages.

 

  • Her combination of creative know-how combined with market and product development intelligence ensure that companies who work with Louisa can be prepared to meet the requests of their customers.

 

  • By regularly attending all major textile shows coupled with her market and textile research and product development, her articles are featured internationally in a variety of trade publications. The advantage for companies working with an independent trend consultant is achieving the correct on-trend information in their collections yet maintaining their own unique signature and style. Louisa also regularly participates on the global scene through workshop and trend presentations with her clients.

LOUISA SMITH / BIO

ONE STEP AHEAD

Louisa presenting at the ISPO Textrends forum

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