The MAGIC marketplace spotlighted a new region abroad during its four-day run in Las Vegas, as UBM Fashion partnered with Mmode, the Montréal Metropolitan Fashion Cluster, bringing more than 60 Montréal fashion industry companies and brands to the trade show giant’s largest platform in North America.
The February show, which wrapped on Wednesday, marked the first time that UBM and the three-year-old organization have partnered in order to showcase Canada’s top fashion city, which is also one of the three North American leaders in clothing manufacturing, alongside Los Angeles and New York.
“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