Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 11:20English

Sunday 10 March 2019 & Monday 11 March 2019

Fashion shows – Trends for A/W 2019/2020

11:00 am, 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm on each day – Fashion Lifestyle Corner, catwalk in the ‘Kaltstahlhalle’

Following the successful establishment of the Fashion Lifestyle Corner with its own catwalk, for the second time in a row, several shows will be taking place with partner Marc Cain on the Fashion Lifestyle Corner catwalk in the ‘Kaltstahlhalle’. A tool that effectively underlines the professional overlapping of fashion, shoes and complementary collections at the two closely intertwined trade fair formats of Gallery and Gallery SHOES in Düsseldorf.

Sunday 10 March 2019

TW Order-Info

Trends for Autumn/Winter 2019/20

12:00 noon – 1st floor of the ‘Kesselhaus’

Speakers: Gudrun Allstädt/Simone Reiner, Textilwirtschaft

A firm fixture on the Sunday of Gallery SHOES is the TW Order-Info featuring a trend preview of fashion looks for autumn/winter 2019/20 that are relevant for buyers, plus the corresponding shoes.

Fashion Trend Pool presentation

1:30 pm – 1st floor of the ‘Kesselhaus’

Speakers: Karolina Landowski/Marga Indra-Heide, Fashion Trend Pool

The qualified supporting line-up of Gallery SHOES on the Sunday of the tradeshow also includes the presentation by Karolina Landowski and Marga Indra-Heide from Fashion Trend Pool.

MODEUROP Fashion Forecast

Trends for Spring/Summer 2020

3:00 pm / 1st floor of the ‘Kesselhaus’

Speaker: Martin Wuttke

As the official trend platform of the DSI, the MODEUROP Forecast has been moved from Tuesday to Sunday. With the ColourCard, the  ForeCasts and the ColourClubConference,

ModEurop provides the design studios of shoe and accessory manufacturers with orientation each season.

Exhibitor get-together

From 6:00 pm – Areal Böhler

An opportunity for the international shoe industry and its experts to come together after the tradeshow. The international fashion community can once again enjoy personal chats in a relaxed atmosphere with networking, snacks and music.

Monday 11 March 2019

HDS/L Junior Award 2019 ‘Sport meets fashion – open minded’

10:30 am – Fashion Lifestyle Corner, catwalk in the ‘Kaltstahlhalle’

The presentation of the HDS/L Junior Award 2019 is once again taking place during Gallery Shoes. Traditionally, this award for special  achievements is given to up-and-coming talents who showcase shoes in an extraordinary way and can demonstrate their innovativeness.

Under the motto ‘Sport meets fashion – open minded’, the focus this year is on finding new, creative ideas for sports sandals. Both national and international young designers can take part in the competition, which is aimed at students of European colleges in the field of fashion and design, as well as junior staff in companies. The HDS/L will be accepting entries until 31 January 2019. The submission deadline for sketches and shoes is 15 February 2019. The winners will be chosen by a jury of experts. Find further details and the conditions of participation on the website of the German Federal Association of the Footwear and Leather Goods Industry:

HDS/L Press Conference

12:30 pm / 1st floor of the ‘Kesselhaus’

With facts and figures, the HDS/L Bundesverband der Schuh- und Lederwarenindustrie (German Federal Association of the Footwear and Leather Goods Industry) will be providing insights into the current situation in the shoe industry. And in addition to the latest industry statistics, representatives from the Bundesverband des Deutschen Schuheinzelhandels (Federal Association of the German Shoe Retail Trade) will be reporting on the status quo of the shoe trade.

Season’s Best! 20 must-haves for A/W 2019/20

2:00 pm – 1st floor of the ‘Kesselhaus’

Speaker: Trend expert Karolina Landowski, Fashion Trend Pool

Which must-haves should you definitely be ordering for A/W 2019/20? And how do you attract the right attention in your collection? Trend expert Karolina Landowski is presenting the 20 most important shoes and accessories looks for the current ordering season.

OEKO-TEX presentation ‘Sustainability in leather production’

3:00 pm – 1st floor of the ‘Kesselhaus’

What’s important for textiles is just as important for leather goods: manufacturers in the sector of leather production can now prove that they produce sustainably and communicate this fact transparently, credibly and easily to the outside world.

Fashion Forecast S/S 2020

4:00 pm – 1st floor of the ‘Kesselhaus’

Speaker: Trend expert Marga Indra-Heide, Fashion Trend Pool In her fashion forecast, trend expert Marga Indra-Heide will be giving a first comprehensive outlook at the fashions for the coming spring/summer 2020 season.

Upcoming Gallery SHOES dates for 2019:

10–12 March 2019 1–3 September 2019

Press release

Gallery Shoes

Düsseldorf, 9 January 2019