MILAN, ITALY – JUNE 19: A model walks the runway during the Dolce Gabbana Ready to Wear … [+]
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After an extended intermission in daily routines, I am sure that you will agree that 2021 could go down in history as the greatest boom in the fashion industry. But, what else is new? Well, Facebook has released Metaverse, a mind-blowing social revolution. Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg had this to say, “The metaverse is the next evolution of social connection. Our company’s vision is to help bring the metaverse to life, so we are changing our name to reflect our commitment to this future.”3D spaces in the metaverse will let you socialize, learn, collaborate and play in ways that go beyond what we can imagine”. This is revolutionary!
Yet, as 2021 soon comes to a close, it surely hasn’t run out of surprises. I can only imagine what 2022 has instore for the luxury fashion and beauty business. Let’s face it, AI is growing at a rapid pace. More to the point, it seems as though the experience is going to augment to next levels quite soon. I recently had a dinner with one of the top augmented-reality professionals in the fashion business. I was overwhelmingly astonished and intrigued by the rapid change in fashion and beauty brands overall creative direction.
Last night, Dolce&Gabbana and UNXD hosted an exclusive cocktail event in Dolce&Gabbana’s flagship 5th Avenue boutique in celebration of the historic NFT collection debut,Collezione Genesi. The collection, auctioned exclusively in partnership with curated luxury NFT platform UNXD, featured nine bespoke NFTs and generated 1,885.719 ETH, (approximately $8 million at current exchange). The Collezione Genesi, widely credited with ushering in a new era of luxury and fashion NFTs, was on display in its entirety during the event on loan from their owners. The exhibition will be showcased for two weeks.
As a brand, Dolce&Gabbana’s artistry is centered around a love of creativity. Dress from a Dream, or L’abito dei Sogni, began as just a dream and now will be brought to life. Dolce&Gabbana is inspired by the opportunity to celebrate the iconic history and culture of Venice, a fitting backdrop to this marquee release. With Collezione Genesi, Dolce&…….