Free Trend Report Free 2018 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.

Keynotes.org Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

The Katarzyna Konieczka 'Very Twisted Kingdom' 2010 Collection

 - Oct 16, 2010   Updated: Jun 8 2011
References: coilhouse.net & kkonieczka.iportfolio.pl
The Katarzyna Konieczka 'Very Twisted Kingdom' 2010 collection takes inspiration from the life and condition of Joseph Merrick -- more commonly known as the Elephant Man. With cues from orthodontic and medical prostheses, this collection -- and one design in particular -- is dark and haunting.

The photos above were shot by Marcin Szpak, with makeup atristry by Aleksandra Przyłuska on model Aleksandra Jastrzębska.

Implications - In an increasingly integrated online society, few other things attract the attention of young consumers more than an ad or product that directly references a cultural meme. Corporations and brands can capitalize on this by featuring ads or campaigns that are related to a subject that dominated the social media palette for any period of time. This shows that the company has a sense of humor and is on the forefront of contemporary consciousness.