The mood was upbeat in Las Vegas this week as merchants from around the country and the worldconverged on the city to check out the latest spring men’s wear trends.
The shows — MAGIC, Project, ENK, Capsule, MRket and PGA — were teeming with retailers who were filling order pads aggressively for next season. The quality and depth of the offering provided buyers myriad options for contemporary sportswear and modern tailored clothing along with a slew of accessories.
The overall theme was one of color and print that will give life to selling floors in early 2013.
Riviera Club xLucky Brand Now in its second season, the Riviera Club x Lucky Brand collaboration is being distributed to all of Lucky Brand’s 172 stores plus a handful of specialty stores, such as Ron Herman, Welcome Stranger and Lizard Lounge.
Isaora Isaora designers Ricky Hendry and Marc Daniels are part of this year’s CFDA Incubator class and specialize in melding technical materials and construction — such as heat-welded seams and laser-cut fabric — with forward streetwear style.
Fairway & Greene From pink to green and everything in between, the golf brand jumped on the color bandwagon for spring. The range of pants, shorts, shirts and jackets also featured technical fabrics and detailing to keep players cool and comfortable on the course.
Dunning Golf The upper-end label, owned by Greg Norman Collection, is offering a modern fit based on a clean, understated Europeanaesthetic. The fabrics offer technical quality for comfort and performance.
From overseeing America’s fastest-growing speciality retailers to codifying cool, WWD talked to the women who are leading the way for the future of beauty. Check out our Instagram Stories to see how these women built today and are creating tomorrow. (📸: @hannah_khymych) #wwdbeauty
For @laperlalingerie's spring 2018 show, the brand chose to host their event at @thevenetianmacao. With Chinese megastars @bingbing_fan and @hubing in attendance, La Perla debuted a rock ‘n’ roll-inspired collection. The show marked the start of Sands Macao Fashion Week, which runs from October 19 to 24 — the city’s first such event. Pictured here are models backstage with glimmering eyes. #wwdfashion (📷: Cheuk-Yin To)
Trending for spring 2018: top stitch design. Gone are the days of stitch just for seams — designers are using the once-minimal detail to create strong decorative elements. (📷: Paola Testa; Styled by @andrew_shang) #wwdfashion
@tradesy is turning the concept of a showroom upside down with its new space in Santa Monica. Here, the company plans to hold events, art exhibits and a showcase rare fashion pieces like this Louis Vuitton boxing set. Get all the details on Tradesy’s first showroom on WWD.com. #wwdnews
Spotted last night at the @erdem x @hm launch event: Kate Bosworth, Rashida Jones, Kirsten Dunst and Selma Blair. The party, which took place in LA, also marked the opening of their pop-up shop. “I was interested in creating a collection that wasn’t in any way disposable. It was about pieces you’d create and keep forever, things that have a permanence to it,” designer Erdem Moralioglu said. #wwdeye (📷: Katie Jones)
Renee Zellweger in yellow in 2001 and again in 2017. Chosen as one of the 12 @pantone Leading Spring Colors (and dubbed “Meadowlark”), it only makes sense that the bright hue stands the test of time and is making a resurgence this season, seen already on stars like @blakelively and @gigihadid. (📷: Donato Sardello & @rexfeatures) #wwdfashion #tbt
Dior’s 70th anniversary celebration continues with a new exhibition at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto. “Christian Dior,” which is scheduled to run through March 18, takes a look at the founders tenure from 1947 to 1057 and feature 40 designs. Pictured here is an evening gown from the Ailée, fall 1948-49 haute couture collection. #wwdfashion (📷: Brian Boyle)