Tag: trends

Is Metrosexual Man Facing Extinction?

According to trend forecasting agency, Future Labs, we will soon be saying goodbye to metrosexual man and hello to The New Gent. This new tribe spells a return to a traditional type of masculinity that focusses on chivalry, sartorial style, connoisseurship and grooming.They are intelligent, mature and sophisticated and love quality brands with heritage. According

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Cirkle  •  16th Jun 11

Virtual Glass of Water

In Today’s Prohibition Culture, governments and brands are trying to curb, control, nudge and monitor our behaviour and this is becoming increasingly evident in social media gaming. Global trend forecasters, The Future Laboratory/LSN Global, have seen this in Xtreme Crunch Cart – a computer game that requires players to crunch carrots near to the microphone

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Cirkle  •  11th Apr 11

Lean Living

After spending Friday night in with a pizza and the TV remote for company, I was starting to worry about my social life. But after attending The Future Laboratory’s last briefing session, I now know that in fact I’m just suffering from a case of Leanomics. No, it’s not a new diet fad or exercise

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Cirkle  •  29th Apr 10

Cirkle leading the Summer trend

If, like us, you religiously read the fashion and beauty pages of the many magazines out there, you will spot that a season colour trend this year is jade green or pistachio. Here at Cirkle, we introduced green into our company logo about four years ago and it has since become a key colour around

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Cirkle  •  23rd Apr 10

On The Up; The End of the UK Recession

The big news today is that the UK is finally out of recession! Clearly this is fabulous news for pretty much everyone, but I won’t be cracking open the champagne just yet, as the ascent from recession has hardly been dizzying: figures show that the economy has grown by just 0.1% in the last three

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Cirkle  •  26th Jan 10

Hair, Hair Everywhere!

Okay, so what is going on with some of our fave celebs and their P.D.H? Public Display of Hair. First up, American actress Mo’Nique. She may very well have won a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress at the glitzy awards do on Sunday but she certainly is not a winner in the beauty style

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Cirkle  •  22nd Jan 10