In the Instagram era, nearly any ascent to fame is possible. Immediate, random success can prove confusing: Even for a soft-spoken duo of Danish girls whose luxury label of playful fur coats, clothing and accessories has rocketed to acclaim — all thanks to the visual platform.
Saks Potts, a Copenhagen-based fashion brand, marked its first New York Fashion Week presentation Thursday at The National Arts Club. There, founders Cathrine Saks, 25, and Barbara Potts, 24, exhibited their ninth collection — which introduced an array of new product categories, including eveningwear and an expanded ready-to-wear offering, as well as their first foray into the blue-chip handbag category.
“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
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“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