Ready-to-wear fair MIPAP has moved back next to Super and will run concurrently. European jewelry association Eurobijoux will set up shop inside the show, promoting assorted European brands and local manufacturing.
Super will showcase its trendy, contemporary women’s ready-to-wear lineup alongside MIPAP, with 250 brands participating. The Super Talents area will focus on emerging labels.
Dates: Aug. 31-Sept. 3 Location: Fieramilanocity, 28 Strada Statale del Sempione, Milan Tel.: +39-02-43-8291 Fax: +39-02-4382-9233 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: micamonline.com
The Micam, Milan’s footwear trade show, has 1,557 exhibiting brands on the roster this time around — 617 of which are from outside Italy. Newcomers include Christian Lacroix, Colmar, Missoni and Porsche Design.
The show, spread across 67,500 square meters (about 726,560 square feet), will feature a new area in Pavilion 10 called theMICAMsquare, where visitors can mingle and attend seminars on visual merchandising, trends, retail and technology innovation. Attendees will also be able to access a free Wi-Fi connection throughout the event location and on Corso Italia.
Textile fair Milano Unica has renewed its partnership with The Woolmark Co. for the “On Stage” initiative in support of young designers. On Sept. 9, a special installation at Carla Sozzani’s luxury shopping hub, 10 Corso Como, will highlight the works of eight fashion designers of the project’s 50 participants. The same evening, Milano Unica will host a dinner around the corner at the Eataly food center, where fashion brand Cesare Attolini will be recognized for its costume designs in Paolo Sorrentino’s Academy Award-winning film, “The Great Beauty.”
Milano Unica will also host a denim area at the fair in collaboration with Pitti Immagine, and a special section with 29 high-end Japanese textile companies.
Dates: Sept. 9-11 Location: Fieramilanocity, 28 Strada Statale del Sempione, Milan Tel.: +39-02-880-7711 Fax: +39-02-860-032 E-mail: email@example.com Web: lineapelle-fair.it
Aiming to boost international traffic, Lineapelle — which originated in Milan in 1981 — is moving back home after 28 years in Bologna. The leather goods trade show will display a wide array of skins, both real and synthetic, as well as accessories and samples used in shoes, clothing and home decor. The fashion section will present a selection of trendy collections, while the workshop section, which launched in March in Bologna, will showcase live artisans working different materials and prototypes. About 1,100 firms are expected to attend from 40 countries.
Dates: Aug. 31-Sept. 3 Location: Fieramilanocity, 28 Strada Statale del Sempione, Rho, Milan Tel.: +39-02-49971 Fax: +39-02-4997-7379 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: fieramilano.it
Changes are on tap for international leather-goods show Mipel. It has new dates in early September, and has restyled Mipel eCommerce with new graphics and functions. In all four Mipel areas, the mood will be one of “transformation.”
New this year is the introduction of a regulation for admission to the “Punto.IT” where all exhibited products must be accompanied by a label indicating three levels of Made in Italy, from simple assembly in Italy to entirely Italian production, part of a drive to highlight products truly “Made in Italy.”
Dates: Sept. 20-22 Location: 27-35-54 Via Tortona, Milan Tel.: +39-02-3459-2785 Fax: +39-02-3459-2785 E-mail: email@example.com Web: whiteshow.it
For the first time this year, the White show will showcase a bijoux area in its 35 Via Tortona section, with new brands like Acquamarina, Manurina and Tissa Fontaneda. New exhibitors including Jimi Roos and Urania Gazelli are in the 54 Via Tortona area, and Ermanno Gallamini, Salar and Linda Farrow, among others, are in the 27 Via Tortona section.
My character, Dinah Madani, is just the coolest, [most] badass woman imaginable," says @amberroserevah. The actress stars in @marvel's newest series on @netflix, @thepunisher. To prepare for her role, Revah sat down with Homeland agents to get a real sense of with Dinah's day-to-day life is really like. Read our full interview on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @jilliansollazzo)
A scene from the 91st annual @macys Thanksgiving Day Parade. The parade, which boasts 50 million TV viewers and 3.5 million on-site spectators, is considered one of the largest and most watched parades in the world. (📷: Jason Szenes/EPA-REX)
The circus came to @bloomingdales 59th Street on Tuesday night and lit up Lexington Avenue with acrobatic dancers, death-defying knife throwing, sword swallowing and aerial acts with no net. The 45 minutes of theatrics built up to unveiling the holiday windows depicting @swarovski crystal-encrusted circus pieces and scenes from “The Greatest Showman” – songs from the soundtrack included. See the rest of the photos on WWD.com #wwdfashion (📷: Joshua Scott)
The psychedelic fashion that pervaded the ’60s is back with an exhibit at the @museumofcityny. “Mode New York: Fashion Takes a Trip” chronicles the changing styles from 1960 through 1973 and features designers such as @ysl, @oscardelarenta and more. The exhibition, which is on display through April 1, is organized into four periods: First Lady Fasion, Youthquake, New Bohemia and New Nonchalance. Pictured here is model Pat Bardonella during the Garvey Day Parade in 1968. (📷: @kwamebphoto) #wwdeye #wwdfashion
“People should be a lot more honest in expressing both the dark and light of themselves. We need to give each other the space to do that because it’s the only way we can grow and evolve,” says @noelwells of her new film “Mr. Roosevelt,” which is largely based on her own struggles. Unexpectedly leaving @nbcsnl in 2014 after just one season, Wells felt set back in her self-esteem and career trajectory. She quickly refocused her energy to more personal projects, which led to the completion of “Mr. Roosevelt.” Read the rest of WWD’s interview with the “Master of None” actress on WWD.com #wwdeye (📷: @jilliansollazzo)
@barbrastreisand is giving fans a chance to see her perform up close in a new concert series, which makes its debut on @Netflix today. From behind-the-scenes takes to her concert performance in Miami last December, the two-hour streaming special captures Streisand in her element. Pictured here is the singer/actress photographed for WWD in 1963. (📷: Palmieri Tony) #wwdeye #wwdarchive
@chanel and @pharrell dropped what’s being dubbed as the world’s most exclusive sneakers yesterday. The Adidas Originals NMD Hu, which Williams designed in collaboration with Chanel and @adidasoriginals, has a waiting list of over 120K people who pre-registered online at chanelatcolette.fr –– and only 500 pairs are on sale. The singer predicted the resale value of the shoes could reach $40K. Read the full interview on WWD.com. Link in bio. #wwdfashion (📷: Dominique Maître)
@imanshumpert is diving deeper into his creative endeavors and relaunching his clothing line, Post 90s, and is helping to raise money for the hurricane victims in St. Maarten with a jersey he’s designed with his brother. The Cleveland Cavaliers player talked to WWD about kneeling during the national anthem, working with fashion brands and how he wants to be more than an @nba player. Read the interview on WWD.com #wwdfashion (📷: George Chinese)