Following is a schedule of events slated for the Atlanta apparel market, Oct. 11 to 14 at AmericasMart.
Saturday, Oct. 11 8-9:30 a.m.: Premiere Coffee; Floor 2, NW Quadrant. 2 p.m.: Seminar: “Ten Ways to Thrive in a Struggling Economy,” presented by Mercedes Gonzalez, director of Global Purchasing Cos.; Floor 11, NW Quadrant. 3 p.m.: “Art in Fashion.”Artist Donna Cassaro Hughes demonstrates her skills on canvas with contemporary fashion portraits. Sip martinis and listen to the EJ Hughes Jazz Quartet; Floor 9, NW Quadrant. 3-5 p.m.: Ed Hardy Lounge.Music and refreshments; Floor 2, NE Quadrant. 6 p.m.: Style Runway Pre-Show Party. Wine, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar and Champagne, compliments of Montreal Collections; Floor 15, Fashion Theatre Lobby. 6:30 p.m.: Style Runway Fashion Show, featuring the Best of Spring.Sponsored by Montreal Collections; Floor 15, Fashion Theatre.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"