Special events at the women's and children's fall II/holiday market at the Chicago Apparel Center, June 3-7, include three fashion shows.
Guest designer NR1 will headline the New Directions show in the ballroom, Saturday June 4 at 6:30 p.m. An accessories presentation will be held in the conference center Sunday, June 5 at 8:30 a.m. Dresses will be featured on Sunday at 6:30 p.m. in the ballroom.
LaRhea Pepper, who specializes in organic cotton products, will present a seminar on environment-friendly clothing on June 5 at 2 p.m. on the 10th floor.
Other seminars include computerizing retail businesses on Saturday June 4 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on the 9th floor, as well as a session on customer service on June 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the second floor conference center.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)