Intro

The Memphis Group’s Fisher Price colour palette held a tight grip over the creative community this summer, with the playful legacy of these Milan-based 1980s product designers popping up in the form of bold, African-inspired patterns, black on white squiggles and pastel hues.

If you’re looking for colour inspiration this autumn, the V&A Museum’s exhibition dedicated to fashion photographer Horst P Horst is a good place to start. His surreal, almost kitsch vision combined strong primaries with geometric shapes – you can see where directors like David Lynch borrowed their uncanny swatches from.

Read on to learn more of this month's top creative trends.