The Vision Council and WWD will hold a panel titled “Eye on Design: An Exclusive Talk With Influential Eyewear Designers” Friday at Vision Expo East. Having previously partnered on two panels at the West iteration of Vision Expo, this is the first panel the two have held at Vision Expo East. Vision Expo is co-owned by Reed Exhibitions and the Vision Council.
Vision Expo East has three pavilions and thousands of brands dedicated to eyewear and accessories. The Underground features an array of curated brands, while The Galleria is focused on new talent. The main Eyewear + Accessories Pavilion features iconic companies, ubiquitous brands and rising stars.
“I’m looking forward to jumping into the creative process and exploring fashion through a different lens,” said actor Michael B. Jordan exclusively to WWD about becoming the first face of @coach ‘s men’s business. Not only will the actor appear in its global ad campaigns, but he will also create a capsule with designer Stuart Vevers. Tap the link in our bio to learn more. #wwdfashion
“The name of the show is GP — giant pockets,” said Karl Lagerfeld pre-show, in his backstage meeting room at @Fendi to Bridget Foley. @Bellahadid was one of the many famous faces who graced the catwalk including @Gigihadid, @Adwoaaboah, and yes, even @Kendalljenner. #wwdfashion
Photographed by Kuba Dabrowski/WWD
“We are obsessed with Fendi and we want to share this obsession,” said CEO Serge Brunschwig to WWD. @Fendi will be releasing a new capsule collection Oct. 16 centered around the Fendi/Fila logo created by Instagram artist @Hey_reilly. Further proving the logo trend isn’t going anywhere. Link in our bio for more details. #wwdfashion