DALLAS — Wholesalers have fairly reserved expectations for the upcoming fashion market Jan. 24 to 27 at the Dallas Market Center, but accessories vendors are hopeful they will pick up business at the eight-day Total Home & Gift Show that starts today at the complex.
The January apparel show is typically one of the smallest, and some sales representatives are concerned they’ll have incomplete sample lines due to simultaneous markets at AmericasMart in Atlanta and StyleMax in Chicago. Others say the overlap will have minimal effect.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"