Agenda

A complete programme of seminars, workshops, talks and guided tours.

Wednesday 5th December, Let’s talk about Fashion!

11:30am – S/S20 Denim Fashion Trends

An inspirational seminar to gain insight into Spring Summer 20.

During this seminar, you’ll discover the denim ingredients that will make the season: fabrics, finishes and components.

Presented by the Denim PV Fashion team

Spring Summer 20

2pm – S/S20 Fitway: Fits & Outfits Inspirations

A fashion seminar dedicated to the season’s silhouettes and outfits: a way to address denim trends with a focus on lifestyle, cuts and shapes.

Presented by Lucia Rosin from the Italian creative studio Meidea

Seminar

3:30pm – AW1920 Streetwear Influences

An influencer’s guide to streetwear directions for AW1920.

Presented by Sue Barrett

 

Trend Seminar

5pm – Fashion Talk with Marques’Almeida

The designers behind the British label Marques’Almeida are the show’s special ambassadors this December. Join them on Wednesday 5 December for a Fashion Talk about their award winning approach to design.

With Marta Marques & Paulo Almeida

Discover the collab >

Marques'Almeida

Thursday 6th December, Let’s work Smarter!

10am – Brands’ new business models through the lens of a circular economy

Speakers
Dion Vijgeboom, Co-Owner and Eva Engelen, Responsible for CSR, MUD JEANS
Fabrizio Consoli CEO & Founder,BLUE OF A KIND
Fabio Adami Dalla Val, Show Manager, DENIM PV
Tom Duhoux, founder, HNST

Smart Talk

11am – Arvind and Directa Plus present: Graphene Plus upgraded for functional denim

Speakers
Stefano Aldighieri, Creative Director, ARVIND
Razvan Popescu, Chief Operating Officer and Board Member, DIRECTA PLUS

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11:30am – What did it take to make the first stretch jeans designed for circularity?

Speakers
Jens Hesse, Design Manager for Mens Denim, C&A
Stephan Huette, Production & Quality Assurance Manager, ROICA™ by Asahi Kasei

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12:30pm – SolucellAir: crafting fashion with smart performance

Speakers
Enrico Forin, Manager of the European office, ADVANCE Denim
Lorenzo Rescali,  Owner & Administrator, RESCALI COTONI & BYR INTERNATIONAL – SOLUCELL
Chen When, Brand Design Director, CHEN WEN

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2pm – Francois Souchet leads Make Fashion Circular, an initiative by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Speakers
Francois Souchet, Project Manager, ELLEN MAC ARTHUR FOUNDATION

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2:30pm – Solutions for circularity: there is a will and now there is a way

Speakers
Tricia Carey, Director of Global Business Development Apparel Lenzing Fibers, LENZING
Dr. Sedef Uncu Aki Orta, Director, ORTA

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3:30pm – Connecting design, society and the environment

Speakers
Bethany Williams, Founder and creative director, BETHANY WILLIAMS
Barbara Guarducci, Designer and creative director Textile department, SAN PATRIGNANO

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All the Smart Talks are presented and moderated by Giusy Bettoni, Première Vision Sustainability Consultant, get all the details >

Denim making workshops

Sharpen your skills with our denim professor Mohsin Sajid: learn about the history of jeanswear design and get hands-on with fabric, scissors and a sewing machine in our fully-equipped studio.

Discover four denim classes to choose from:

Wednesday 5th December
10:30am
– Workshop #1:  Back pockets
3:30pm – Workshop #2:  Front scoops

Thursday 6th December
10:30am
– Workshop #3:  Front fly (J Stitch)
2:30pm – Workshop #4:  Back pocket

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Denim making workshop

Long Live Denim, recycled denim eco-tour

Learn all you need to know about Post Consumer Recycled Denim (PCRD) during a guided eco-tour with Helene Smits:

Wednesday 5th December
1pm and 4pm

Thursday 6th December
1pm and 3:30pm

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RECYCLED DENIM