VOICES is the place where the global fashion community comes together to exchange ideas and opinions on the most important topics facing fashion today.
Our vision is to build the world's most impactful community across 50 global cities, and unite everyone who is passionate about creating a better world.
Throughout the years perfecting Promo Magazine, we felt like we could do more to help our community and the emerging fashion creatives gain some prospect on how to move forward. Promo presented a number of creatives around the globe in our magazine, now its time to bring all of those creatives together. Our keynote event will happen every five months for the big thinkers, entrepreneurs and inspiring people who are shaping the wider world.
The VOICES platform also hosts discussions across a wide range of issues facing the industry, from sustainability and the human cost of fashion's supply chains to untapped business opportunities in technology and the plus-size market. Explore our discussions below.
Official Launch: January 20th, 2018
New York & Washington D.C
This year marks the 20th anniversary of Angela Missoni ’s reign at the head of the family owned Missoni house. During those two decades she has proven over and over again that there is always room for creativity, even within the confines of a house’s iconic DNA. In the case of Missoni, the brand’s hallmark colorful knitwear, in zigzag shades, has been the upbeat foundation for countless collection. Each one a master class in color blending, knitwear innovation and feel good fashion.
Emily Byrski is a micro influencer who’s positive attitude and candy colored blog empirestyleofmind.com is filled with posts from a young woman taking on the world, one adventure at a time. This includes a recent Instagram documented trip around Europe and her “New Girl in the City” discovery of New York City.
Singer Maria Gomez, who her fans know as Marre, is a rising star in her native country of Colombia and has already made inroads in the United States thanks to the heartfelt, relationship focused songs she writes. Gomez has also found an online outlet for her other creative interest on her Spanish language blog Marrefashion, where she talks about her love of music, fashion and beauty products.
We had the pleasure of interviewing Iman Mariah who is an extraordinary model who is featured in our print Pre Fall issue 45. Take a read as she shares her passion for the art of modeling and collaborating with many creatives and meeting new people who she now calls her close friends.
If you have ever attended a Men’s fashion week they you have probably spotted Federico Poletti making the rounds. He is the founder and editorial director of MANINTOWN.com and his striking red hair, long and lean frame and wide smile are hard to miss. His site, as the name suggests, explores the evolving style of men in metropolitans around the world. Its a universe that is also distilled via a paper edition that comes out twice a year during the Men’s Fashion Week in Milan
Peter Simonsson, the founder and creative director of the luxury underwear brand The White Briefs, the mission is to get everyone back in touch with the beauty of what he likes to call “low-key high quality” underwear that is eco-friendly and feels good. The company, which launched in 2009, has now expanded into other comfy clothing basics. All of them have one thing in common, they are no fuss no muss fashion designed to make getting dressed the easiest thing in the world.