NEW YORK — “I feel the weight of a career-changing moment. I’m super honored and excited to get moving on all the cool innovations and new territory I haven’t fully embraced,” said Willy Chavarria, a men’s wear designer who was one of the four finalists selected here Thursday for the International Woolmark Prize. The three other finalists chosen were women’s designers Brandon Maxwell, Colovos and Albus Lumen.
All four will be headed to London in February to compete in the international finals against the eight other finalists, who were chosen in London and Hong Kong earlier this month.
“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