Why is everyone smiling? It’s a high-energy Chicago Collective as retailers shop spring ’19 menswear with a newly positive attitude.
Retailers and vendors gathered at the Mart River Park overlooking the Chicago River for the opening night party sponsored by Hardwick on Sunday, August 5.
Attendees enjoyed dinner, wine, and an illusion and comedy show starring Titou at the show opening night party on Sunday, July 29.
The exclusive U.S. distributor of Alberto, Haupt, Carl Gross and Codice, held a spring 2019 market cocktail party this past weekend.
The footwear and apparel brand co-hosted the event with Kinfolk at 180 the Store in Tribeca that also featured a photography installation by Jack Bool.
Seven of the menswear industry’s most innovative leaders were honored at MR magazine’s 13th annual awards dinner on Monday, July 23 at the Edison Ballroom.
The Mansfield Hotel’s M Bar served as a new venue for the summer edition of The MensWearNetwork, hosting a friendly cluster of menswear executives, designers, buyers, press, and more.
The opening of the brand’s new Manhattan flagship felt more like a low-key family party as industry insiders and friends milled around while children ran around exploring the store.
Mr Porter transformed Le Perchoir’s rooftop into the ultimate rooftop party experience featuring DJ Sets by Folamour and Mr Joe Goddard and gifts of T-shirts by Maison Labiche for guests on departure.
The event took inspiration from Eton’s new spring/summer 2019 collection, is inspired by nature’s own transformation and the idea of metamorphosis.
The event honored Sam and Libby Edelman, division president, and senior vice president of Caleres; Joyce Green, general manager of fashion at Chanel; and Joshua Schulman, CEO and president of Coach.
Guests who attended the event were treated to three different Chicago scenes that mimicked the various scenarios the jackets were designed to protect against.
In addition to helping members sell lots of beautiful hats and “promoting friendship and fraternity in the hat trade”, this organization also promotes skin cancer awareness, distributes hats to those in need, and more.
Over 175 guests including VIPs, press, Mr Porter key spokespersons, and the brand’s Style Council members turned up to celebrate the collaboration and team up for an epic bowling tournament.
The store, which officially opened in 2004, is known for its elaborate signature watch styles, men’s and women’s jewelry, and its custom engagement rings and wedding bands.
American retailer Brooks Brothers celebrated its own bicentennial with a star-studded concert and party for over 1,000 guests at Jazz at Lincoln Center on Wednesday, April 25.
The event was hosted by Queer Eye’s Tan France, while menswear editors and insiders mingled with France and actor Alan Cumming.
Formerly of Louisville, Kentucky-based Forum retailer Rodes, Hubbard has returned to Northwest Arkansas to open his own luxury men’s specialty store.
The boohooMAN x French Montana collection takes inspiration from Mediterranean and Moroccan culture, while bold tropical and leopard prints, color variances and summer cuts mold the range.
Menswear industry insiders and icons packed the house on Tuesday, April 10 as Nordstrom celebrated the opening of its first stand-alone men’s store and its first-ever full-price store in New York City.