In today’s society fades come and go quicker than the time it took to read this sentence. This can be attributed to the proliferation of technology, most notably social media.
At any moment tastemakers can tweet,share, or instagram their opinion instantly making it accessible to people across the world. Even though people of all ages try to be trendy the most impactful tastemakers age demographic is 18-24. The youth are on top of the influential pyramid making their voice in fashion, music, and art louder than any other.
Now before we inflate the ego of these trendsetter their formula for success is one that’s been influenced by those who came before them. Below is an infographic showing exactly that. Through vibrant colors/illustrations the website visual.ly walks us through the factors involved in making trends during the Baby Boomers, Generation X, and Millennials years.