15-19, Men’s Fashion Collections FW 2014, Paris. Contact: Fédération Française de la Couture, du Prêt-à-Porter des Couturiers et des Créateurs de Mode. Tel.: +33-1-42-66-64-44. Fax: +33-1-42-66-94-63. E-mail: email@example.com. Web: modeaparis.com.
19-22, Macef Bijoux, Fieramilanocity, Strada Statale del Sempione, 28, Milan. Tel.: +39-02-449-71. Fax: +39-02-4997-6591. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: homimilano.com.
19-24, Vicenzaoro Winter, Fiera di Vicenza, Via dell’Oreficeria, 16, Vicenza. Tel.: +39-04-4496-9111. Fax: +39-04-4496-9000. E-mail: email@example.com. Web: vicenzafiera.it.
20-23, Paris Haute Couture Collections SS 2014, Paris. Contact: Fédération Française de la Couture, du Prêt-à-Porter des Couturiers et des Créateurs de Mode. Tel.: +33-1-42-66-64-44. Fax: +33-1-42-66-94-63. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: modeaparis.com.
21-22, Première Vision São Paulo SS15, Expo Center Norte, Rua José Bernardo Pinto, 333 Vila Guilherme, São Paulo. Tel.: +55-21-3035-3151. E-mail: email@example.com.
Web: premierevision-saopaulo.com. 22-24, JFW International Fashion Fair, Tokyo Big Sight, 3-11-1 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.Web: senken-ex.com/iff/en.
15-18, Home & Giving Fair,The Dome, Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, 1 Showground Road, Homebush Bay, Sydney. Contact: The Australian Gift & Homewares Association. Tel.: +61-2-97633222. Web: homeandgiving.com.
15-19, The Sydney Gift Trade Fair, Sydney Exhibition Centre @ Glebe Island Rozelle, N.S.W., Australia. Contact: Reed Exhibitions. Tel.: +61-2-94228686. Web: reedgiftfairs.com.au.
16-18, Moda, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, England. Contact: Caroline Mackinnon. Tel.: +44- 014-8484-8313. E-mail: email@example.com. Web: moda-uk.co.uk.
17-20, Texworld, Paris Le Bourget, France. Tel.: +33-1-55-26-89-89. Fax: +33-1-40-35-09-00. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: texworld.messefrankfurt.com.
17-20, Apparel Sourcing Paris, Paris Le Bourget, France. Tel.: +33-1-55-26-89-89. Fax: +33-1-40-35-09-00. E-mail: email@example.com. Web: apparelsourcing.messefrankfurt.com.
18-20, Le Cuir à Paris, Parc des Expositions, Hall 3, Paris-Nord Villepinte, Paris. Contact: Juliette Sebille. Tel.: +33-1-43-59-89-44. Fax: +33-1-43-59-30-02. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: cuiraparis.com.
21-23, What About Shoes (international footwear trade fair), Postbahnhof, Strasse der Pariser Kommune 8, Berlin. Contact: What About Shoes GmbH. Tel.: +49-30-6891-0572. E-mail:email@example.com. Web: whataboutshoes.de.
25-March 5, Women’s Ready-to-Wear Fall 2014, Paris. Contact: Fédération Française de la Couture, du Prêt-à-Porter des Couturiers et des Créateurs de Mode. Tel.: +33-1-42-66-64-44. Fax: +33-1-42-66-94-63. E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: modeaparis.com.
26-28, Poznan Fashion Fair, Poznan International Fair, Glogowska St 14, Poznan, Poland. Contact: Poznan Fashion Fair. Tel.: +48-61-869-2441. Fax: +48-61-869-2951. E-mail: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: targimodypoznan.pl/en.
26-28, INTERMIC, Trade Fair of Textile, Clothing and Footwear Industry Machines and Components, Poznan International Fair, Glogowska St 14, Poznan, Poland. Contact: Poznan Fashion Fair. Tel.: +48-61-869-2441. Fax: +48-61-869-2951. E-mail:email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: targimodypoznan.pl/en.
26-March 1, China International Gold, Jewelry & Gem Fair, Shenzhen, Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center, Fuhua Third Road, Futian District, Shenzhen, China. E-mail: email@example.com Web:exhibitions.jewellerynetasia.com/szj.
27-March 2, Vendôme Luxury Tradeshow, Hôtel Le Meurice, 6 Rue de Castiglione, and Hôtel d’Evreux, 19 Place Vendôme, Paris. Contact: Vendôme Luxury Paris. Tel.: +33-1-42-86-98-28. Fax: +33-1-42-86-98-27. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: vendomeluxury-paris.com.
“I think what’s so interesting about the #MeToo movement and this whole new wave of feminism in general, is that women are finally seeing, ’Oh I can start my own company, oh I can lear to code, oh I can leave my nine-to-five job and do the thing I want to do,” said @brooklyndecker ahead of her @sxsw talk for @createcultivate. The former model took the stage to share wisdom about networking and female-driven entrepreneurship. #wwdeye #sxsw (📷: @jgreenery)
“I was making the guacamole when my scout saw me,” says model @stuckinteenage on being discovered just six months ago while working at @chipotlemexicangrill. Since then Williams has signed with @dnamodels, walked in her first show at @calvinklein and landed on the cover of @vogueitalia – a high point of any model’s career. To read @lisajlockwood’s full interview with the model on her experiences thus far, head to WWD.com – link in bio. (📷: George Chinsee)
“I love the idea of dialogue, period. It’s where I’ve always gotten my inspiration from: hearing other women speak, their journeys and their paths,” said @hereisgina, who delivered the keynote speech at the @sxsw conference for @createcultivate, the online platform and conference series for women. For her two panels, Rodriguez chose female empowering, female-led and female entrepreneurs to focus on. Head to WWD.com to read more about her thoughts on Time’s Up, growing up in a family of women and why we “need a girls’ club.” #wwdeye #sxsw (📷: @jgreenery)
Leading luxury brand are shaking things up to keep up with streetwear. Case in point: the arrival of @mrkimjones as artistic director of @diorhomme. Jones, who succeeds @Kris_Van_Assche, is seen as one of the handful of designers who can actually straddle the luxury and streetwear worlds — which could lead to even more changes at established brands. What could this mean for the rest of the menswear landscape? Head to WWD.com to find out what experts predict #wwdfashion (📷: @franckmura)
“It’s like buying groceries. You’re going to buy the best mango, the best mozzarella, the best things. You have to, or others are going to take it all,” said @gabrielahearst on why she uses only the finest fabrics. Last week, Hearst received her first @cfda nomination for Womenswear Designer of the Year, and earlier this month she opened a permanent showroom in Paris. To read @jessiredale’s interview with the designer and find out why this is shaping up to be a big year for her, head to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: @francoisgoize)
“It’s an interesting thing, playing a younger version of your mother. It’s an interesting concept. I adore my mom and love her in every capacity, but it was just something that had never crossed my mind,” says @anniemstarke on playing a young Joan Castleman in “The Wife.” The same role will be played by her mother Glenn Close. Read more about her growing up in the film industry as the daughter of producer John H. Starke and Close and what she has planned for the future #wwdeye (📷: @nataliamantini)
@asics is launching a new streetwear sneaker inspired by its latest ambassador, @steveaoki. The Hyper-Kenzen x Aoki, which will launch at @footlocker stores exclusively tomorrow, is a slip-on style that incorporates the brand’s proprietary Gel technology through beads integrated into the midsole for comfort and endurance. Read the full story on WWD.com.