Dallas Apparel & Accessories Market Events

Oct 25 - October 28, 2012

Thu, Oct 25
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.
 
 RED ROOM Sponsors:
     · Democracy – WTC 14547
     · Glittercaps and Glitterflops by Texas Crystal Company – WTC 13044
     · Moore Colle...
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 06:00 PM
Drop your business cards at KidsWorld Studio for a chance to win a Kindle Fire 2!
 
Drawing held Sunday at 4 p.m. Buyers need not be present to win.
  • Hospitality
08:30 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
Start your morning with a complimentary cup of Starbucks® coffee.
  • Hospitality
08:45 AM
Join buying expert Gregor Simmons to discuss Spring 2013 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
Enjoy a different breakfast favorite every day and shop the KidsWorld showrooms!
  • 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.

  • Walking Tour
09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Escape the market madness and enjoy a relaxing massage.
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
View the latest Italian designs and enjoy a live DJ during this informal modeling session in the Italian Fashion Expo.
  • Featured Event
11:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Needing those brows tweezed? No problem! Stop by the 15th floor and let Professional Make-Up Artist Brandy Blair make your brows over! Market Special Offer of $15 for full tweeze service (normally $35). Email brandyblair@aol.com for more information or to book your appointment.
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Grab a light lunch while you check out what’s new in apparel and accessories during our informal runway shows.
 
Shows begin at 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. 
  • Fashion Show
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Enjoy sampling wines from various regions in Italy.
  • Hospitality
02:00 PM
Looking for a taste of Italian fashion? Join retail/wholesale extraordinaire Rawlins Gilliland as he navigates his way through the Italian Fashion Expo and scouts out the best in Italian design.
  • Walking Tour
02:00 PM
Rejuvenate with a sparkling cocktail and light bites while strolling through accessory showrooms on WTC 13!
  • Hospitality
02:00 PM
Enjoy a refreshing cocktail and light snack while shopping KidsWorld temps!
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM - 04:15 PM
Join Ilaria Venturini Fendi, of the famous Fendi clan, for an Award Presentation honoring boutiques that show excellence in promoting quality products. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the renowned designer and view her eco-friendly Carmina Campus line, featuring high-end accessories created from reused raw materials.
  • Awards Show
  • Featured Event
03:00 PM
Need a break after a long day of shopping? Grab a cold one from the cash bar on 13 before you shop the temps!
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Enjoy a cocktail while viewing Italian designs.
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM
Relax and unwind while you sip a hand-shaken margarita and stroll through the temporaries.
  • 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, entertainment and artistic expression. Experience a runway presentation featuring exciting Spring 2013 trends re...
  • Cocktail Party
  • Fashion Show
  • Featured Event
Fri, Oct 26
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.
 
 RED ROOM Sponsors:
     · Democracy – WTC 14547
     · Glittercaps and Glitterflops by Texas Crystal Company – WTC 13044
     · Moore Colle...
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 06:00 PM
Drop your business cards at KidsWorld Studio for a chance to win a Kindle Fire 2!
 
Drawing held Sunday at 4 p.m. Buyers need not be present to win.
  • Hospitality
08:30 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
Start your morning with a complimentary cup of Starbucks® coffee.
  • Hospitality
08:45 AM
Listen to buying expert Gregor Simmons pinpoint upcoming trends in Contemporary wear.
  • Seminar
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Enjoy an Italian breakfast of coffee, croissants and cappuccino.
  • Hospitality
09:00 AM
Enjoy a different breakfast favorite every day and shop the KidsWorld showrooms!
  • 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.

  • Walking Tour
09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Escape the market madness and enjoy a relaxing massage.
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Join us for an open discussion between Italian and American association leaders on the marketing of quality Italian products in the US.
  • Seminar
  • Featured Event
10:00 AM
Follow retail guru Rawlins Gilliland as he shows you affordable, unique accessories that not only represent incremental sales, but also enable you to sell the apparel that isn't moving in your store!
  • Walking Tour
11:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Needing those brows tweezed? No problem! Stop by the 15th floor and let Professional Make-Up Artist Brandy Blair make your brows over! Market Special Offer of $15 for full tweeze service (normally $35). Email brandyblair@aol.com for more information or to book your appointment.
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
View the latest collections from popular Italian designer Gigliola Curiel.  Stick around for a quick Q&A session immediately following the show.
  • Fashion Show
  • Featured Event
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Grab a light lunch while you check out what’s new in apparel and accessories during our informal runway shows.
 
Shows begin at 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. 
  • Fashion Show
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Enjoy sampling wines from various regions in Italy.
  • Hospitality
01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
Learn the new fabrics, items and colors for 2013 lingerie and swimwear. See looks on models and review samples to get a complete overview of what's on trend. Enjoy complimentary refreshments and register for the chance to win a prize!
  
Seminar held in showroom #14224
 
  • Seminar
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Enjoy a fashion show featuring the newest jewelry designs by Vicenza.
  • Fashion Show
  • Featured Event
02:00 PM
Rejuvenate with a sparkling cocktail and light bites while strolling through accessory showrooms on WTC 13!
  • Hospitality
02:00 PM
Enjoy a refreshing cocktail and light snack while shopping KidsWorld temps!
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
View the latest fashion collections created by top Italian designers.
  • Fashion Show
  • Featured Event
03:00 PM
Follow wholesale/retail expert Rawlins Gilliland as he spotlights the hottest apparel and accessories showcased only in SCENE.
  • Walking Tour
03:00 PM
Sip on a tasty cocktail while you shop SCENE!
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Enjoy a cocktail while viewing Italian designs.
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM
Relax and unwind while you sip a hand-shaken margarita and stroll through the temporaries.
  • Hospitality
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Unwind with a cold beer, glass of wine or refreshing margarita on the house, enjoy down-home bites and listen to your favorite country music!
  • Cocktail Party
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Take advantage of extended shopping hours with participating showrooms.
Sat, Oct 27
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.
 
 RED ROOM Sponsors:
     · Democracy – WTC 14547
     · Glittercaps and Glitterflops by Texas Crystal Company – WTC 13044
     · Moore Colle...
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 06:00 PM
Drop your business cards at KidsWorld Studio for a chance to win a Kindle Fire 2!
 
Drawing held Sunday at 4 p.m. Buyers need not be present to win.
  • Hospitality
08:30 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
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
Enjoy a different breakfast favorite every day and shop the KidsWorld showrooms!
  • 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.

  • Walking Tour
09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Escape the market madness and enjoy a relaxing massage.
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join Gigliola Curiel, a legend in understanding Italian class and fashion, for an informal discussion on how to get "in-style". Those attending will have the opportunity to meet and converse with Curiel on style for classy Italian women.
  • Seminar
  • Featured Event
10:00 AM
Join wholesale/retail expert Rawlins Gilliland on a brisk show-and-tell itinerary featuring items that both younger junior and mature missy customers can buy and wear various ways.
  • Walking Tour
11:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Needing those brows tweezed? No problem! Stop by the 15th floor and let Professional Make-Up Artist Brandy Blair make your brows over! Market Special Offer of $15 for full tweeze service (normally $35). Email brandyblair@aol.com for more information or to book your appointment.
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Enjoy sampling wines from various regions in Italy.
  • Hospitality
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
View the latest Italian designs and enjoy a live DJ during this informal modeling session in the Italian Fashion Expo.
  • Featured Event
02:00 PM
Rejuvenate with a sparkling cocktail and light bites while strolling through accessory showrooms on WTC 13!
  • Hospitality
02:00 PM
Enter for a chance to win bucks for product in 7th floor showrooms. See participating showrooms for details.
02:00 PM
Enjoy a refreshing cocktail and light snack while shopping KidsWorld temps!
  • Hospitality
03:00 PM
Sip on a tasty cocktail while you shop SCENE!
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Enjoy a cocktail while viewing Italian designs.
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM
Relax and unwind while you sip a hand-shaken margarita and stroll through the temporaries.
  • Hospitality
04:00 PM
Wine and dine the day away in KidsWorld Studio.
  • Hospitality
Sun, Oct 28
08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
This business lounge - which offers phone, fax, Internet service, copier and refreshments - rewards buyers for their patronage.
 
 RED ROOM Sponsors:
     · Democracy – WTC 14547
     · Glittercaps and Glitterflops by Texas Crystal Company – WTC 13044
     · Moore Colle...
  • Hospitality
08:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Drop your business cards at KidsWorld Studio for a chance to win a Kindle Fire 2!
 
Drawing held Sunday at 4 p.m. Buyers need not be present to win.
  • 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
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
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
Enjoy a different breakfast favorite every day and shop the KidsWorld showrooms!
  • 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.

  • Walking Tour
09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Escape the market madness and enjoy a relaxing massage.
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for the opportunity to meet Italian fashion legend and former Versace designer, Antonio D’Amico, during an informal discussion in the Italian Fashion Expo.
  • Seminar
  • Featured Event