Dallas Apparel & Accessories Market Events

Oct 27 - October 30, 2011

Thu, Oct 27
08:00 AM
Buyers are invited to grab a cup of coffee and shop Salon, a collection of juried lines and manufacturers in an upscale showroom atmosphere.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
International buyers and press are invited to visit the hospitality lounge complete with phone, fax and Internet service.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
This business lounge - which offers phone, fax, internet service, copier and refreshments - rewards buyers for their patronage.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM
Start your morning with a complimentary cup of Starbucks® coffee.
  • Hospitality
08:45 AM
Join buying expert Gregor Simmons to discuss trends in the Designer and Bridge categories.
  • Seminar
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Enjoy an Italian breakfast of coffee, croissants and cappuccino.
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM
Get up to speed on Dallas Market Center to make your buying trip a big success. A DMC representative will be your personal guide on a tour of market and the exciting opportunities.
  • Hospitality
  • Walking Tour
09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Relax from the market madness and enjoy a massage.
  • Hospitality
10:00 AM
Enjoy a different brunch favorite everyday and shop the KidsWorld showrooms.
  • Hospitality
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Enjoy a sampling wines from Sicily and lite bites!
  • Hospitality
11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Get pumped up with a live DJ everyday in the Italian Fashion Expo on WTC 6!
  • Hospitality
12:00 PM
Hear from trend forecaster David Wolfe as he looks forward to the trends in color, textiles and design. David will show the great role society has played in influencing fashion.
  • Seminar
  • Featured Event
02:00 PM
Sip on a spiced cocktail while you shop on 13!
  • Hospitality
02:00 PM
Enjoy a cold caffeinated drink.
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Internationally renowned Italian Fashion Designer Raffaella Curiel will show a display of her latest collection and deliver a brief history on the history of Italian fashion. Cocktails will be served.
  • Fashion Show
  • Featured Event
03:00 PM
Follow retail expert Rawlins Gilliland as he shows off the spring apparel trends and how to adjust them to fit your customer’s needs.
  • Walking Tour
03:00 PM
Relax and unwind while you sip a hand-shaken margarita and stroll through the temporaries.
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM
Looking for after lunch treat? Grab a mini-cupcake treat from the rolling cart on WTC 14!
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM
In need an afternoon snack? Stop by the 14th Floor rolling cart to refuel.
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM
Want to wind down after a long shopping day? Grab a cold one from the cash bar on 13 and shop the temps!
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Sip on Italian wine and nibble on hors d'oeuvres.
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM
Welcome buying expert Gregor Simmons as she explores trends from Bridge and Designer categories, found exclusively in SCENE.
  • Seminar
06:00 PM
An extraordinary night of fashion, arts and entertainment. Get lost in the fantastical fête featuring a complete runway presentation of Spring 2012 trends reflecting feminine styles and a highlighted collection from renowned designer, Tracy Reese. It’s a whimsical evening to inspire and enchant the imagination.
  • Cocktail Party
  • Fashion Show
  • Featured Event
Fri, Oct 28
08:00 AM
Buyers are invited to grab a cup of coffee and shop Salon, a collection of juried lines and manufacturers in an upscale showroom atmosphere.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
International buyers and press are invited to visit the hospitality lounge complete with phone, fax and Internet service.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
This business lounge - which offers phone, fax, internet service, copier and refreshments - rewards buyers for their patronage.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM
Start your morning with a complimentary cup of Starbucks® coffee.
  • Hospitality
08:45 AM
Listen to buying expert, Gregor Simmons pinpoint the trends in Contemporary wear.
  • Seminar
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Enjoy an Italian breakfast of coffee, croissants and cappuccino.
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Get pumped up with a live DJ everyday in the Italian Fashion Expo on WTC 6!
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM
Get up to speed on Dallas Market Center to make your buying trip a big success. A DMC representative will be your personal guide on a tour of market and the exciting opportunities.
  • Hospitality
  • Walking Tour
09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Relax from the market madness and enjoy a massage.
  • Hospitality
10:00 AM
Want to find out the hottest spring finds? Get on board with Rawlins as he discovers unique and practical items that will fly off the shelves!
  • Walking Tour
10:00 AM
Enjoy a different brunch favorite everyday and shop the KidsWorld showrooms.
  • Hospitality
11:00 AM
View the latest fashion collections created by Sicilian designers.
  • Fashion Show
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Enjoy a Piedmont wine tasting and food samplings.
  • Hospitality
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
See all the latest fashions on the runway while you enjoy a lite lunch an the Kim Dawson Runway Cafe.
  • Fashion Show
12:30 PM
View the latest fashion collections created by Italian designers.
  • Fashion Show
02:00 PM
Enjoy a cranberry concoction while you shop on 14!
  • Hospitality
02:00 PM
View the latest fashion collections created by Pisa designers.
  • Fashion Show
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Enjoy the taste of Tuscany with wine and food tastings!
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM
Follow retail expert Rawlins Gilliland as he spotlights the hottest apparel and accessories showcased only in the Temporary showrooms on WTC 13.
  • Walking Tour
03:00 PM
Relax and unwind while you sip a hand-shaken margarita and stroll through the temporaries.
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM
Choose from a variety of cupcakes to appease your sweet tooth!
03:00 PM
Enjoy a spiked cocktail!
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM
Want to wind down after a long shopping day? Grab a cold one from the cash bar on 13 and shop the temps!
  • Hospitality
04:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Ever wanted to learn how to DJ? Let Dallas Best DJ Nominee DJ Sober and DJ Tyrone Smiley give you a hands-on tutorial on how to mix it up! Classes will be offered on the half hour: 4:30 – 5 p.m. 5:30 – 6 p.m. and 6:30 – 7 p.m.
Space is limited, so please RSVP to eforsythe@mcmcmail.com.
  • Live Demo
  • Featured Event
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Take advantage of extended hours with participating showrooms.
  • Hospitality
Sat, Oct 29
08:00 AM
Buyers are invited to grab a cup of coffee and shop Salon, a collection of juried lines and manufacturers in an upscale showroom atmosphere.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
International buyers and press are invited to visit the hospitality lounge complete with phone, fax and Internet service.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
This business lounge - which offers phone, fax, internet service, copier and refreshments - rewards buyers for their patronage.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM
Start your morning with a complimentary cup of Starbucks® coffee.
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Enjoy an Italian breakfast of coffee, croissants and cappuccino.
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Get pumped up with a live DJ everyday in the Italian Fashion Expo on WTC 6!
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM
Get up to speed on Dallas Market Center to make your buying trip a big success. A DMC representative will be your personal guide on a tour of market and the exciting opportunities.
  • Hospitality
  • Walking Tour
09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Relax from the market madness and enjoy a massage.
  • Hospitality
10:00 AM
Looking for a taste of Italian fashion? Join retail extraordinaire as he navigates his way through the Italian Fashion Expo and scouts out these best in Italian design.
  • Walking Tour
10:00 AM
Enjoy a different brunch favorite everyday and shop the KidsWorld showrooms.
  • Hospitality
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Enjoy the taste of Veneto with a wine tasting and lite bites!
  • Hospitality
11:00 AM
Enjoy a surprise snack while you shop Children’s & Maternity Temps.
  • Hospitality
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
See all the latest fashions on the runway while you enjoy a lite lunch an the Kim Dawson Runway Cafe.
  • Fashion Show
12:00 PM
View the latest fashion collections created by Sicilian designers.
  • Fashion Show
02:00 PM
Kick back with an autumnal cocktail and shop WTC 15.
  • Hospitality
02:00 PM
Enter for a chance to win bucks for product in 7th floor showrooms. See participating showrooms for details.
  • Hospitality
02:00 PM
View the latest fashion collections created by Italian designers.
  • Fashion Show
02:30 PM
View the latest fashion collections created by Campanian designers.
  • Fashion Show
03:00 PM
Enjoy cold milk and warm cookies while you shop!
03:00 PM
Relax and unwind while you sip a hand-shaken margarita and stroll through the temporaries.
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM
Looking for after lunch treat? Grab a mini-cupcake treat from the rolling cart on WTC 14!
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM
In need an afternoon snack? Stop by the 14th Floor rolling cart to refuel.
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Enjoy the best that Siciliy has to offer with a wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres from the famous Italian region!
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM
Grab a slice and a sip in KidsWorld Studio!
  • Cocktail Party
04:00 PM
Sip on a cocktail while you shop SCENE!
  • Hospitality
Sun, Oct 30
08:00 AM
Buyers are invited to grab a cup of coffee and shop Salon, a collection of juried lines and manufacturers in an upscale showroom atmosphere.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
This business lounge - which offers phone, fax, internet service, copier and refreshments - rewards buyers for their patronage.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
International buyers and press are invited to visit the hospitality lounge complete with phone, fax and Internet service.
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM
Start your morning with a complimentary cup of Starbucks® coffee.
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Enjoy an Italian breakfast of coffee, croissants and cappuccino.
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Get pumped up with a live DJ everyday in the Italian Fashion Expo on WTC 6!
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM
Get up to speed on Dallas Market Center to make your buying trip a big success. A DMC representative will be your personal guide on a tour of market and the exciting opportunities.
  • Hospitality
  • Walking Tour
09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Relax from the market madness and enjoy a massage.
  • Hospitality
10:00 AM
Wake up with a twist on your favorite morning cocktail – grab a pomegranate champagne mimosa on the way to your appointment!
  • Hospitality
10:00 AM
Enjoy a different brunch favorite everyday and shop the KidsWorld showrooms.
  • Hospitality
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Enjoy a Tuscan wine tasting and an American Brunch!
  • Hospitality