Despite uncertainties in regard to the global economic outlook, which includes vagueness about the impact of Brexit and whether the spat between China and the U.S. is really over and a trade war has been averted, the mood of trade show organizers and exhibitors is upbeat.
Still, there’s some concern over the ongoing challenges facing fashion retail today, which includes everything from the high-low divergence of price points to the need for more sustainably produced products. As a result, the industry has responded with new shows while reimagining existing ones. Events this year will highlight points of differentiation in product, fabric and overall design. And “innovation” will be a ubiquitous term across the market.
For their newest project, @agjeans partnered with individuals who are more than what they appear to be on the surface, from models who play in bands to freelance writers and artists who are influential in their communities. Read the first edition of The #MoreThan Project on www.agjeans.com.
Earlier this month at the #WWDStyleDimension, @origins previewed its latest face mask— Hello Calm with relaxing and hydrating Cannabis Sativa Seed Oil. It’s now available in Origins stores & online, and on @sephora.com. Perfect for some post fashion week R&R. #DiscoverOrigins
Since winning her first Emmy last year for lead actress in “The Handmaid’s Tale,” Elisabeth Moss has certainly kept herself busy! She has produced two films and starred in three more. Read our full interview with her at the link in our bio. #wwdeye
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