John Anthony dim sum restaurant by Linehouse

John Anthony dim sum restaurant by Linehouse

  This is why we’d like to share John Anthony contemporary dim sum restaurant by Linehouse in Hong Kong: 1// In a nutshell: John Anthony is a contemporary dim sum restaurant located in Hong Kong with a sustainable message at his heart. The name is drawn from the first Chinese man to be naturalized as […]

Studio Bentu creates chargers from recycled waste

Studio Bentu creates chargers from recycled waste

Chinese studio Bentu has recently released the sleek X10 wireless chargers made of recycled materials. The colorful mixture of reclaimed cement waste and quartz stone aggregate leftovers make possible for the digital device to go back into the environment and not become just another piece in the landfill. Their material research brought studio Bentu to […]

5 Examples Of Sustainable Material Trends, part I

5 Examples Of Sustainable Material Trends | Eclectic. Trends

Today we’d like to introduce a selection of sustainable and resource efficient ideas within a selection of disruptive materials that will be included in our first part of 5 Examples of Sustainable Material Trends. You might have seen that I had been lecturing a few days ago at the Interzum show in Cologne (Germany) where […]

Emma Sicher’s sustainable packaging from fruit scraps

Eclectic Trends | Emma Sicher's sustainable packaging from fruit scraps

Today we want to present the sustainable alternative to plastic packaging based on vegetable and fruit scraps developed by Emma Sicher in her thesis project “From Peel to peel”. Inspired by Italian designer Bruno Munari who said, “nature is the first producer of packaging in the world: every peel, shell or skin aims to protect its […]

Revealed! This is going to be our Trend Book No.1!

Trend Book No.1-Regeneration by Eclectic Trends

We are very happy to announce the theme of our Trend Book No.1   REGENERATION   “The renewal or restoration of a body, bodily part, or biological system after injury or as a normal process’ describes a wider concept of how to take care of myself and the planet.”   Sustainability starts to sound like […]

Let’s talk Plastics! 3 thoughts from a trends perspective

Eclectic Trends | 3 thoughts on plastics from a trend perspective

My good friend and food designer Elsa Yranzo invited me as a speaker to the past edition of La Imperfecta Belleza. She has been creating wonderful food concepts for my masterclasses during the past three years, and since she always has very interesting projects going on, I would say Yes to any proposal knowing it […]