ABOUT THE FUTURIST
The Futurist is a Trend Forecasting and Intelligence platform focusing on the luxury sector.We provide research, forecasting reports, analysis, workshops and seminars focusing on:
Jewellery, Accessories & Beauty
Our consulting business is based on 25 years’ experience on
bespoke projects including editorial programmes.
We provide real tangible concepts and show how these translate into commercial products
Starting her career in New York in 1989, Paola De Luca landed her first job as a designer for Fendi Jewellery and Watches. She later collaborated with leading luxury brands, such as Salvatore Ferragamo, Harry Winston, and Swarovski among other prestigious partners.
In 2002, in partnership with CRU Group of London, she established TJF Group Ltd. For a decade, TJF Group focused on research and forecasting, launching the unique “TJF Trend book”, which became the world’s first and most authoritative jewellery trends publication.
As a Creative Director she leads design projects; educational programmes for buyers and government organisations, and for brands and manufacturers. She coordinates research think tanks and market trends-focused projects.
From photographers and gem experts to designers and trend spotters, our far-flung team of industry authorities keeps us up to speed with developments in the jewellery world at all times.