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Clown Wig Couture

Kelly Thompson's Photography Plays Around With Circus Color

Clowns give some people nightmares, but I assure you, Kelly Thompson’s circus-esqe fashion photography will have you wanting more painted faces, bright colors and insane wigs.

For some more clowning around, check out the gallery above and her collection, 'Bookworms Never Go to Bed,' which is currently showing at the Gorker Gallery in Australia.

Implications - Clown couture is the latest in fashion. Many people are upset over their recession-related woes and to turn those defeated frowns upside down, people are turning to clowns and circus-related entertainment. Bright colors, bold makeup choices and oddball, goofy looks are the perfect distraction from fiscal failures. There is a definite opportunity for businesses to make their consumers feel comforted and positive at this time.
Trend Themes
1. Clown Couture - Businesses can capitalize on the trend of clown-inspired fashion to provide consumers with colorful and whimsical clothing options.
2. Circus-themed Entertainment - Opportunities exist for businesses to create circus-inspired experiences and shows that offer escapism and entertainment to consumers seeking delight in turbulent times.
3. Colorful Makeup Choices - Businesses can tap into the trend of bold and eccentric makeup choices, offering vibrant cosmetic products that allow consumers to express their individuality.
Industry Implications
1. Fashion - The fashion industry can embrace the clown couture trend by incorporating vibrant colors and whimsical designs into their collections, offering consumers a playful and eccentric style.
2. Entertainment - The entertainment industry can develop circus-themed shows and experiences that provide audiences with joy, escapism, and an immersive entertainment experience.
3. Cosmetics - The cosmetics industry can create and market colorful and bold makeup products that cater to consumers looking to experiment with unique and eccentric looks inspired by clowns.
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