The 1st edition of Denimsandjeans Virtual Show, concluded on July 23, had global denim companies exhibiting their collections . The show featured internationally acclaimed denim experts sharing their thoughts and ideas during the two days show via denim talks and panel discussions.
The experts included the godfather of Denim, Adriano Goldschmied, Stefano Aldighieri, Beau Lawrence, Jean Hegedus, Maurizio Donadi, Tricia Carey, Andrea Venier, CarLucia Rosin, Ebru Debagg, Ani Wells, Dr. Dilek Erik, Dr. Naresh Tyagi, and Neha Celly.
Adriano Goldschmied held two sessions. In the 1st session he talked about the new developments of the collaboration with the House Of Gold and Wiser Wash. He spoke about the newly developed sustainable fabrics, including Wizard Fabrics, and other washing innovations. You can watch his presentation here.
In his second talk, Adriano spoke with all the core partners of Wiser Wash including Arvind Limited, Pizzaro SA, and Elleti Group. All of them joined at the Wiser Wash. The discussion can be watched here.
At the show, Stefano and Maurizio Donadi also came together to discuss about the state of retail in the apparel industry, sharing their thoughts on the upcoming and existing challenges for the retailers in the apparel industry due to ongoing Pandemic. They’ve talked about the consumer behavior and other factors leading to bring a paradigm shift in the overall attitude of consumers and their buying habits. You can watch the video of their discussion here .
There was a great session focused on finding a connection between yoga and denim. Ebru Debagg and Ani Wells, both denim as well as yoga experts, discussed with Sandeep Agarwal in an effort to to find a connection between yoga and denim. You can watch the video here.
Also at the 1st Edition of the Denimsandjeans Virtual Show, Beau Lawrence, founder of Ace Rivington and co-founder of Ace Gold Green, spoke about how suppliers should approach buyers during Pandemic for orders. It was an interesting talk which resulted in some very interesting suggestions for the denim community. We believe it can be highly productive to watch the video of this talk here.
The 2nd Denimsandjeans Virtual Show, titled Cloud Sourcing, will be happening on October 14th and 15th, 2020.
This time the show will cover US, South America, and European times zones. The show is again expected to bring some of the big names as speakers and panelist sharing their thoughts on new developments and innovations happening in the industry as well as the changes witnessed during the pandemic.