The juice of life becomes a prominent symbol in design and marketing
Implications - Whatever the reason for society's fascination with death and gore, the motif of blood is becoming transfused into everything from fashion design to advertising. Perhaps spawned from society's intrigue with vampires, bloody themes are entrancing: they bring forth the mysterious and compelling nature of death, but do so from a safe--and stylish--distance.
1. Blood Obsession - There is a growing cultural fascination with blood and gore, which is being reflected in many industries.
2. Vampire Pop Culture - The popularity of vampire-related media, such as Twilight and True Blood, is inspiring many industries to incorporate vampire themes into their products and marketing.
3. Bloody Aesthetic - The use of blood-like imagery and design elements is becoming a popular way to add edginess and shock value to various products and art forms.
1. Fashion - Fashion designers are exploring the macabre and incorporating bloody themes into their clothing designs, footwear and accessories.
2. Food and Beverage - The use of blood-like colors and textures in food and drink products is becoming popular, particularly in the creation of Halloween-themed treats and novelty beverages.
3. Art and Photography - Photographers and artists are experimenting with blood and gore in their creations, often using these themes to make bold statements and stunning visuals.