Amid a spate of high-tech bags on their way to market this spring, the HiSmart convertible urban bag by Lepow aims to stand out, thanks to a two-in-one chip that enables technology the Silicon Valley company has been working on for nearly three years.
This is the year that wearable technology drew a seat at fashion’s table.
Wearable tech formerly had the reputation of being clunky, geeky, utilitarian. That was no way to make it into the mainstream. So tech companies large and small — looking to tap into a market-estimated 278 million units by 2017 and $30 billion in sales by 2018 — reached out to designers.
A few years ago, WWDMAGIC launched its blogger (we’ll refer to bloggers as digital influencers) program and since then it has continued to evolve. For MAGIC’s August 2014 show, we combined forces with WWD, Matte Black, and the best influencers on Instagram, Vine, and YouTube to elevate the program to a new level.
Take a zen moment with Lorna Jane, founder of Lorna Jane, and BEYOND YOGA co-founders Jodi Guber and Michelle Wahler as they share their insight on rising trends in the active/yoga market, their motivation behind their brands, and a nourishing intro into their body and fitness philosphy.
SWIM is back at WWDMAGIC for August and we love it! See everything from what to wear at the pool, to what you want to pack when you skip the cold holidays for the sun and the sand. Take a look at your favorite brands before getting to Las Vegas in our annual Swim Lookbook.
This season, our selected group of Emerging Designers shared a glimpse into their collections as they make their journey to WWDMAGIC. Read and take look at this season’s most anticipated emerging collections in women’s apparel, swim, and accessories. And don’t forget to visit the Emerging Designer Showcase at WWDMAGIC – Las Vegas Convention Center, North Hall, Booth 60000.