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15 Things We Discovered at MAGIC in Vegas

In Breaking Trends, What's New by Lauren Parker, Accessories MagazineLeave a Comment

Pierre Balmain famously said, “Good fashion is evolution, not revolution,” and the latest crop of trends at MAGIC Marketplace (encompassing WWDMAGIC, Project Women’s, Stitch, POOLTRADESHOW, FN Platform and more) certainly followed suit. Exhibitors pulled out their most successful hits, tweaking them slightly to keep things interesting. With retailers buying closer to …

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VIA SPIGA Appoints New Creative Director for Fall Relaunch

In Footwear, Industry News, What's New by Ann LoyndLeave a Comment

VIA SPIGA is getting an overhaul for the upcoming Fall season. Thanks to new Creative Director Carla De Freitas, the American footwear label (named after the main boulevard of Milan’s famed shopping district) builds upon its legacy of craftsmanship while incorporating new, cutting-edge design innovations and production techniques. De Freitas’ …

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Bucketfeet Relaunches Shoes With On-Demand, Zero-Waste Model

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Today, Chicago-based brand Bucketfeet (originally launched in 2011), returns with its mission to support creatives globally. The unisex artist-designed sneaker line is relaunching with an on-demand, direct-to-consumer model that boasts zero waste. When consumers order a style, it will be made-to-order and delivered within 10 days. Continuing with its mission …