Denim Days Coming to a U.S. | California Apparel News
March 10, 2017 - fall Denim
Denim Days, a week-long denim festival in Amsterdam, will reason down in a U.S. this fall.
The event, that facilities interactive workshops, in-store events, a selected denim market, as good as parties and row discussions on all things denim, has been reason in The Netherlands for a final 3 years.
Events are hosted by denim mills and brands. For example, during final year’s eventuality in Amsterdam, there were hand-weaving demonstrations and indigo-dyeing workshops hosted by Textiel Fabrique. Bossa Denim was giving divided T-shirts that has been silkscreened on site. There was a G-Star teepee combined in partnership with Pharrell Williams and Calvin Klein and Hilfiger Denim has denim conform displays. Visitors shopped a denim marketplace for all from selected denim pieces to hand-made equipment and books about denim and jeans. There were also film screenings, live music, and food and drink, as good as special in-store parties featuring live performances, limited-edition merchandise, food, drinks and gifts.
Denim Days was founded by Lucel outpost basement Hoeven, arch executive officer of conform trade-show organizer Modefabriek, with Mariett Hoitink and James Veenhoff, founders of Amsterdam’s House of Denim, an classification that seeks to find ways to make jeans “drier, cleaner and smarter.” Hoitink and Veenhoff also are a founders of a Jeans School, a three-year educational module in Amsterdam that provides training in designing, producing and selling jeanswear.
“The appetite and impulse we all get from a successful and successful Amsterdam Denim Days is immense. We can’t wait to launch an all-American chronicle for style-setting, indigo-devoted New Yorkers,” outpost basement Hoeven said.
In Amsterdam, Denim Days runs alongside Kingpins, a boutique denim supply sequence show, that is orderly by Olah Inc., that is co-hosting a U.S. edition.
“As a co-operator in Amsterdam Denim Days, we have had a good pleasure to see an implausible judgment ring with an assembly and grow any season. We trust that denim lovers stateside are prepared for a denim festival of their own,” pronounced Kingpins owner Andrew Olah. “There is so most passion for denim here, so many good resources, personalities and craftsmen that will assistance us make New York Denim Days a must-attend eventuality for a denim community.”