PROJECT, THE TENTS@PROJECT, PROJECT MVMNT, MAGIC MEN’S, POOL TRADESHOW Location: Mandalay Bay Convention Center, 3950 Las Vegas Boulevard South Hours: Aug. 19, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Aug. 20-21, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
SOURCING at MAGIC, FN PLATFORM Location: Las Vegas Convention Center, 3150 Paradise Road, and LVH Hotel Convention Center, 3000 Paradise Road Hours: Aug. 18, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (SOURCING at MAGIC only); Aug. 19, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Aug. 20-21, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
AGENDA LV Dates: Aug. 19 and 20 Location: Sands Expo at The Venetian/Palazzo, 201 Sands Avenue, Hall D Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information: agendashow.com
MRKET Dates: Aug. 19 to 21 Location: Sands Expo at The Venetian/Palazzo, 201 Sands Avenue, Halls A and B Hours: Aug. 19*, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. *From 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. there will be an opening-night cocktail reception for vendors and retailers. Aug. 20, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 21, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information: mrketshow.com; bjifashiongroup.com.
CAPSULE Dates: Aug. 19 and 20 Location: The Venetian, 3355 Las Vegas Boulevard South, 5th-floor ballroom Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information: capsuleshow.com
MAGIC GOLF INVITATIONAL Date: Aug. 18 Location: Rio Secco Golf Club, 2851 Grand Hills Dr., Henderson, NV Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. MAGIC Men’s, FN Platform and USRA are hosting a day of golf at the home of Butch Harmon, the world’s number-one golf instructor. Complimentary breakfast and lunch, and cocktails served throughout the day. By invitation only, RSVP required.
THREADS AND FINS Dates: Aug. 19 to 21 Location: Project at Mandalay Bay Convention Center Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. A gathering of authentic surf brands, both heritage and emerging labels including Hurley, Hang Ten, Mollusk Surf Shop and Paste, curated by surf-brand influencer and UNIV cofounder Tim Swart and sport commentator Sal Masekela, who has teamed up with Project president Tommy Fazio to design custom surfboards that will be for sale at The Tents@Project. All proceeds will go to the Stoked Foundation.
TOMMY’S EDIT Dates: Aug. 19 to 21 Location: Project at Mandalay Bay Convention Center Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Curated by Project president Tommy Fazio, the area will showcase his top style picks of the spring season from vendors showing at The Tents@Project.
OFFICIAL PROJECT PARTY, sponsored by Denim & Leathers by Andrew Marc Date: Aug. 20 Location: Marquee Nightclub at the Cosmopolitan. Special entrance on third level, bring Project badge for admission. Hours: 10:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m.
THE MONEY TEAM BOXING RING, FEATURING FLOYD MAYWEATHER Dates: Aug. 19 and 20 Location: Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Project Mvmnt, second floor, adjacent to booth 39002 Hours: 12:00 p.m. Meet and greet with boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. as he prepares for his upcoming fight against Canelo Alvarez on Sept. 14. A sweepstakes will be held to win two tickets, hotel and airfare to the match at the MGM Grand.
THE FOUNDRY Dates: Aug. 19 to 21 Location: Sands Expo at The Venetian/Palazzo, 201 Sands Avenue, Hall C Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. A curated assortment of U.S.-based manufacturers and Made in America product designed to expose retailers to alternative sourcing options. Among the companies featured are AAAA dye house, Ace Boots, Cone Denim, Supima cotton, United Jeans and Vanson Leathers.
@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)
As one of the most recognizable models in the world, Christy Turlington Burns has an insider’s view of the fashion industry and the allegations of sexual harassment swirling around it. “I can say that harassment and mistreatment have always been widely known and tolerated in the industry. The industry is surrounded by predators who thrive on the constant rejection and loneliness so many of us have experiences at some point in our careers,” Turlington told WWD, along with her suggestions for how the modeling world should protect younger women and men. Read more on WWD.com. Link in bio. (📷: Tony Palmieri) #wwdnews
@asics America has tapped a new brand ambassador: famed DJ/record producer @steveaoki. This initiative is intended to set the tone for the new brand identity and philosophy and will include partnerships with influencers and in-store and off-line activations that will continue into next year. This is Asics’ most significant marketing effort in two decades, and is expected to attract younger consumers to the brand. #wwdfashion
24-year-old Jean Prounis is redefining the rules of jewelry. Formerly a studio assistant to Jemima Kirke and a design apprentice at Ghuran, she focuses on handcrafted subtleties and ancient goldsmithing techniques. “There was a really sterile feel in the environment and I wanted to have jewelry with character that shapes how you wear it everyday,” Prounis said. Each piece is hand made in New York, either by Prounis or three other jewelers in the district. #wwdfashion
“These collections continue to build on that vision, empowering differently abled adults to express themselves through fashion,” said @tommyhilfiger of his line of adaptive apparel, which launches today. The line consists of 37 men’s and 34 women’s styles based upon the pieces from the spring Tommy Hilfiger sportswear collection. #wwdnews