In celebration of the beloved and prestigious New York Fashion Week, The Knockturnal had the opportunity to attend NWFW’s THE TALKS program, where attendees learned all about how impactful travel is on fashion in the current day. The conversation reflected on From Destinations to Design: Travel’s Influence on Fashion, presented by Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts.
NYFW: The Talks
On Friday, September 10th, I attended NYFW’s “The Talks 21stCentury Collectors,” where Jian DeLeon, men’s fashion and editorial director at Nordstrom, moderated panelists Josh Luber, co-founder of StockX and founder and CEO of Stealth Mode Startup; Lynn Yaeger, writer and contributing editor at Vogue; Caitlin Donovan, head of department, handbags, streetwear, and sneakers at Christie’s, and Angelo Baque, founder creative director, Awake NY & Angelo Baque Studios discussed how they became collectors and the culture surrounding collecting within fashion.
On Thursday, February 6th, Spring Studios hosted “NYFW: The Talks, The Evolving Standard of Beauty.” in their Sunken Living room. Moderated by Bozoma Saint, the history-making, Miss Universe, Zozibini Tzuni; Chelsie Kryst, Miss USA; Kaleigh Garris, Miss Teen USA; and Nia Franklin, Miss America 2019 spoke about the excitement in being a part of history, and what’s next.
Fashion And Technology Moguls Sit Down To Discuss The Future Of Fashion Consumption At NYFW: The Talks
Rag & Bone founder Marcus Wainwright sat down with SpecialGuest.co co-founder Aaron Duffy and SAP’s Chief Marketing Officer Alicia Tillman to discuss the future of fashion in an age of evolving technological advancements on this past Wednesday at NYFW.