THE CREATIVE ECO-SYSTEM OF CARLIN GROUP

Transversal Culture  

Since 1991, Carlin Group has enjoyed a reputation of cross-cultural synergies: where creation, marketing and communication all come together.
With each individual project, you benefit from our agile creative eco-system to provide the precise and creative responses you need.

Historical Expertise  

Trend forecasts & futuring / Trendbook publishing / Collection design / Trend forums / Fashion show organization / Workshops and seminars / Photo and film production…

SOME TELLING NUMBERS

50 collaborators
28 designers
22 agents worldwide

OUR NETWORK

Present in over 20 countries and in the major fashion capitals in Europe, Asia, North & South America, our constant market watch worldwide guarantees you a comprehensive vision of markets.

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OUR STORY


(From Fred Carlin to Carlin Creative Trend Bureau)
1947

June 1, 1947 saw the birth of the Fred Carlin textile creation agency. Fred Carlin is cited as Art Director in the press.

Fred Carlin founded and presided over the “French Center of Color” which would later become the current “Comité Français de la Couleur”. Historically, Carlin is The very first Color bureau.

1958
60/80’s

In the early 60s, Fred Carlin’s consulting agency is a trend office with a dozen collaborators. The majority of clients were from foreign countries like Scandinavia, The Netherlands, Belgium, The United States, Japan, Eastern Europe…

At the dawn of globalization, Edith Keller acquired Carlin International and propelled it into the Top 5 Parisian trend offices, recognized around the world. The agency continues to accompany brands and industrials from both mature and emerging countries.

1991
2017

Carlin
celebrates
70 years