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Junk Kouture — Turning Trash Into Fashion Treasure

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Once Junk Kouture — a competition for students to create wearable fashion made from recycled materials — went on tour, team members realized they needed to create a world final, “an Olympics of creativity.”. Armour gave a stock answer — he just loved creativity and fashion.

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Aurora James Is Revolutionizing the Fashion Industry

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As the founder of the 15 Percent Pledge organization, a nonprofit that urges major retailers to commit 15 percent of their shelf space to Black-owned fashion and beauty brands, she has achieved tangible results with companies including Sephora, Nordstrom and Bloomingdale’s.

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Moda Operandi Lets Fashion Lovers Purchase Items Before They Hit Stores

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But it was undeniably an eye-opening moment, Santo Domingo adds: “If I, who through my work had access to some of the most beautiful things in the world, couldn’t get my hands on this dress, then what chance did a woman who didn’t work in fashion have?” Fashion

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Australia is Closing the Loop on Fashion Manufacturing

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BlockTexx co-founder Graham Ross is unlocking the value of unwanted textiles to help future-proof the fashion industry. Graham Ross believes no piece of clothing should end up in landfill.

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New and Renovated: Downtown Destinations and Old-Fashioned Glamour

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The post New and Renovated: Downtown Destinations and Old-Fashioned Glamour appeared first on Smart Meetings. The Langham, Boston. Downtown’s The Langham, Boston has expanded its meeting and event spaces with the addition of the Wilson Ballroom and Promenade to the historic property.

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Fashion Event Design: What We Learned from New York Fashion Week 2016

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When it comes Fashion Event Design creativity is everything. Just look at New York Fashion Week (#NYFW) which just wrapped up their fall shows this week. We wanted to dive into this gargantuan fashion event from an event planner’s perspective. Watch the video below to see what we learned from this year’s city-wide fashion takeover, and keep reading for more ideas and event design inspiration. . . . . Most fashion events last for only 15 – 20 minutes.

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The Pandemic’s Effect on Fashion Industry Is Bigger Than a Switch to Sweatpants

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The rise in virtual runway shows during the pandemic has changed the dynamic between fashion designers and their constituents, Vincent Quan writes. Namely, buzz and excitement of the fashion brand must be maximized along with audience and consumer engagement.

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Pantone's Color Trend Forecast for Autumn/Winter 2022/2023

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Hues from New York Fashion Week to inspire your events

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Watch: How a Fashion Brand Turned its Holiday Catalog Into a Tech-Fueled Live Event

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Rather than passing along a traditional holiday gift guide to press and influencers, this year Canadian fashion brand Roots staged

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Eric Fretz, Ph.D, Makes a case for old-fashioned pen and paper note-taking

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We peeked into the lesson plans of four popular college instructors who have found creative ways to keep their students focused on their lessons—and their classmates. Dr. Eric Fretz uses a variety of presentation techniques to keep students engaged and off their cell phones. He’s a big fan of props (once having a drone fly through his lecture hall) and he’s been known to deliver his lectures in head-to-toe costume.

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High Fashion Discovered Brooklyn at the C.F.D.A. Awards

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More meaning, less waste, and a trip across the East River paved the way for the 56th annual Council of

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Why Arizona Iced Tea Launched a Fashion Line

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The iced tea brand Arizona has released a new line of products, but these latest additions aren’t drinkable—they’re wearable. In celebration

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Why a Clothing Brand and Travel Site Joined Forces for Fashion Week

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For Alice & Olivia’s Spring 2019 presentation, designer Stacey Bendet took attendees on a trip around the world—without leaving New

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Podcast: The Evolution of New York Fashion Week (Episode 66)

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Hosts: David Adler, Beth Kormanik Guest: Catherine Bennett, Laurie DeJong In this episode of GatherGeeks, David Adler, C.E.O. of BizBash, and Beth

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Memorable Social Media Moments From New York Fashion Week

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Miami Swim Week Mixes Lifestyle and Wellness With Fashion

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A Fashion Week Producer Shares Her 5 Rules for Creating Buzzy Events

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Why Did an Automaker Partner With a Fashion Event?

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See a Decorative Toilet-Paper Wall Created for New York Fashion Week

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Why a Luxury Fashion Brand Planned a Playful Dinosaur-Theme Party

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The Trick to Aging Legendary Kentucky Bourbon, Plus Recipes

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Old Fashioned. Mix sugar, water and Angostura bitters in an old fashioned glass. Food & Beverage Meeting Planning aging alcohol barrel beverage bourbon cocktail day derby distiller drink fashion food julep kentucky meeting mint october old planning recipe south southern spirit themeIn Kentucky, where 95 percent of the world’s bourbon is produced, there’s almost as much interest in the process as there is in the finished product. Almost.

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April 2, 2018: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Choose Fashion Industry Florist for Royal Wedding, Live Nation Accused of Threatening Its Competition, White House Adds Lawn Bowling to Easter Festivities

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PRINCE HARRY AND MEGHAN MARKLE CHOOSE FASHION INDUSTRY FLORIST FOR ROYAL WEDDING: For their upcoming royal nuptials, Prince Harry

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Learning Unplugged: Eric Fretz, Ph.D, Makes a case for old-fashioned pen and paper note-taking

MeetingsNet

We peeked into the lesson plans of four popular college instructors who have found creative ways to keep their students focused on their lessons—and their classmates. Dr. Eric Fretz uses a variety of presentation techniques to keep students engaged and off their cell phones. He’s a big fan of props (once having a drone fly through his lecture hall) and he’s been known to deliver his lectures in head-to-toe costume.

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October 2018 Power Player: Scott Hermes, President of Irvine Company

Smart Meetings

Hermes has hiring power at Coastal Collection, which encompasses The Resort at Pelican Hill , Fashion Island Hotel and Hotel Irvine. From the Forbes Five Star The Resort at Pelican Hill to the coastal luxury Fashion Island Hotel, to Hotel Irvine, our lifestyle hotel, each has something different to offer, along with fantastic outdoor event spaces.”. Scott Hermes; photo credit: Irvine Company.

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Retailers: Hoteliers of the Future

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Plenty of other brands in the food and fashion industry are making moves into the hospitality sector. The hospitality industry is booming, and retailers are taking notice. Brands known for being luxury watchmakers, specialists in home decor and pushers of simple apparel are all trying their hand in the hospitality industry. As consumer’s expectations for quality products and service continue to heighten, so is their demand for an engaging experience.

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Try New Event Ideas For 2018: Create a Roadshow, Book Underrated Venues, Create a Unique Event Experience

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As we kick off 2018, we’re excited to discover a lot of new event ideas for 2018 to energize our event planning. More than the technology itself, it’s really great to finally see innovations in personalization and customization gearing up to be the central theme in this year’s events. On top of that, we encourage event professionals to really use data to make their events better this year. This goes beyond collecting and charting stats.

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Social Media Changes the Lifecycle of Trends

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Referring specifically to fashion and the appearance of certain looks first on the runway at Fashion Week and then at the Emmys, she says, “There’s no longer that lag time. Meeting Planning Style best brand color consulting Decor design event fashion firm hashtag instagram KATE linkedin media patay pattern pinterest practices rustic social style trend Trends twitter webinar

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MPU Renamed AIMP, Vows to Lobby for Independent Planners

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Some, including Loews Hotels and Fashion Island Hotel Newport Beach, have increased commissions. News aid aimp alliance beach bruce chain client commission conferencedirect cost cut david fashion group helmsbriscoe help hilton hospitality Hotels incentive independent intercontinental island livelihood marriott meeting money mpu newport planner Planners professionals raise reduce resorts support unite

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Met Gala 2017: Inside the Yearlong Process of Designing Fashion’s Biggest Night

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By now, anyone worth their Manolos or Zegna cummerbund knows that the first Monday in May has nothing to do

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California’s Most Insta-Worthy Locations

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Hotels & Destinations anaheim beach best boardwalk bridge california city coachella coast county destination Destinations disneyland empire fashion festival followers gate golden huntington images inland insta instagram laguna locations long los angeles most music national newport norcal oc orange park photos pier playpicks San Francisco santa barbara santa cruz socal surf top usa venice west wharf worthy yosemite

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TSE Spotlight: Meet Adrianne Harris

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Adrianne Harris will present "It's the Year of the Bride | 2023 Bridal Fashion Edition.&

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Metaverse Events: 11 Tips to Create Unique Experiences Attendees Will Love

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Fashion shows, tournaments, and concerts are banking on it. This year saw the inaugural Metaverse Fashion Week. “Metaverse” is the buzzword in events today. Plus, the Australian Open held the first official tennis grand slam in the metaverse.

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September 7, 2017: N.F.L. Postpones Game Due to Hurricane Irma, Is New York Fashion Week Losing Its Identity?, Way Home Festival Won’t Return in 2018

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N.F.L. POSTPONES GAME DUE TO HURRICANE IRMA: Sunday’s game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Miami Dolphins has

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August 9, 2017: Oscar Board Elects New President, 2018 Met Gala to Take on Controversial Fashion and Religion Theme, This ‘Game of Thrones’ Marathon Involved Actual Running

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OSCAR BOARD ELECTS NEW PRESIDENT: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has elected cinematographer John Bailey as

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May 9, 2017: Amazon's New Live Events Feature to Offer Exclusive Concerts, Political Organization Launches L.A. 2024 Opposition Campaign, Dior to Host Fashion Show at Nature Preserve

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AMAZON'S NEW LIVE EVENTS FEATURE TO OFFER EXCLUSIVE CONCERTS: Amazon's latest foray into live events will be hosting its

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April 19, 2017: Intel Kills Its Developer Forum Conference, Kevin Spacey to Host Tonys, Fashion Photos to Be Projected on Empire State Building

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INTEL KILLS ITS DEVELOPER FORUM CONFERENCE: Citing a lack of need due to Web-based resources, Intel has decided to

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See How Gucci, Chanel, and Louis Vuitton Do Pop-Ups

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The luxury fashion brands spoke to shoppers' decreased attention spans with limited-time retail experiences

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September 5, 2018: The Economist Keeps Steve Bannon at Festival Despite New Yorker Decision, Vegas Day Clubs Present a Nightlife Alternative, Chanel to Hold Fashion Show at the Met

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THE ECONOMIST KEEPS STEVE BANNON AT FESTIVAL DESPITE NEW YORKER DECISION: A day after the New Yorker disinvited Steve

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August 24, 2018: Aretha Franklin Funeral Will Be a Star-Studded Event With 19 Performers, Rihanna Will Close Out New York Fashion Week, Asia Argento Withdraws as Music Festival Curator Following Sexual Assault Accusations

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ARETHA FRANKLIN FUNERAL WILL BE A STAR-STUDDED EVENT WITH 19 PERFORMERS: The funeral of Aretha Franklin will be a

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July 5, 2018: Dating Apps Are Now a Part of Weddings, Cartoon Network to Sponsor New York Fashion Week: Men's, Safety Concerns Prompting One Major Convention to Leave San Francisco

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DATING APPS ARE NOW A PART OF WEDDINGS: One of the latest wedding trends involves couples including the dating

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September 22, 2017: Univision and Telemundo to Host Telethons for Mexico and Puerto Rico Disaster Survivors, New York Fashion Week More Diverse Than Ever, GE's Droneweek to Air on Viceland

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UNIVISION AND TELEMUNDO TO HOST TELETHONS FOR MEXICO AND PUERTO RICO DISASTER SURVIVORS: Univision and Telemundo will host separate

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August 3, 2017: ‘Meet the Press’ to Launch New Film Festival With A.F.I., 'Vogue' Announces New Fashion Industry Conference, How Tomorrowland Music Fest Is Attracting Younger Crowds With Luxury Experiences

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'MEET THE PRESS' TO LAUNCH NEW FILM FESTIVAL WITH A.F.I.: NBC’s Meet the Press has partnered with the American

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July 27, 2017: Solar Eclipse Gives Hotels and Vendors a Boost, Ralph Lauren to Host New York Fashion Week Show in His Garage, Coveteur Debuts Branded Content Studio for Events

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SOLAR ECLIPSE GIVES HOTELS AND VENDORS A BOOST: With the Great Solar Eclipse happening in less than a month

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