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Denim Days Festival Launches in New York!

Denim Days Festival Launches in New York!

 NEW YORK | June 6, 2017- New York Denim Days organizers continue to expand the list of the festival’s list of collaborators and co-conspirators, setting the stage for a truly indigo-soaked event that aims to connect denim insiders, designers and brands to denim consumers. Denim lovers searching for the perfect pair of sexy jeans, fade junkies looking to compare notes on raw denim, purists on the hunt for handmade and hard-to-find indigo items, and designers shopping for Americana inspiration will find it New York Denim Days. 
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Global Denim Awards goes to Milan and hosts King and Queen of The Netherlands!

Global Denim Awards goes to Milan and hosts King and Queen of The Netherlands!

As part of the Dutch trade mission to Italy, ‘Best of Both’ impact debates will take place involving Dutch and Italian denim industry leaders. In addition, a Global Denim Awards exhibition will be on display 17-23 June at the Triennale Di Milano. His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima of The Netherlands will visit the exhibition as part of the mission. Mariette Hoitink, of fashion recruitment and consultancy agency HTNK and co-founder of House of Denim, will open the exhibition on 17 June and close it on 23 June with a tour for the Dutch Royal couple. 
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Startup Bootcamp Milano – June 2017

Startup Bootcamp Milano – June 2017

Startups in the  fashion/design sector looking to expand to Italy are invited to apply for a startup bootcamp to Milano, a two-day intensive programme to introduce startups to the startup scene in Milano and Italy. The bootcamp is organized by StartupAmsterdam and AmsterdamTrade in collaboration with the Consulate General of the Netherlands in Milano and the City of Milano.
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AMSTERDAM DENIM DAYS TO LAUNCH NEW YORK EDITION IN 2017

AMSTERDAM DENIM DAYS TO LAUNCH NEW YORK EDITION IN 2017

NEW YORK (September 6, 2016) On September 9, the deputy mayor of the city of Amsterdam, Kajsa Ollongren, Mariette Hoitink and Lucel van den Hoeven, co-founders of House of Denim, Jean School and Amsterdam Denim Days, and Andrew Olah of Kingpins Show, hosted “Towards a Brighter Blue”. 
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Amsterdam Denim Days Must Do's

Amsterdam Denim Days Must Do's

The Amsterdam Denim Days are in full swing, as the city has turned our favorite shade of blue this week. Denim lovers from all over the world have gathered here to celebrate our favorite fabric and all it has to offer. HTNK is a proud co-creator of the event, along with Modefabriek, Kingpins Show and House of Denim. On the 21st and 22nd of April, Amsterdam Denim Day’s main event Blueprint Festival will take place. We have highlighted a few must do’s in particular that you do not want to miss at the festival this year!

HTNK's Amsterdam Highlights

HTNK's Amsterdam Highlights

On your way to Amsterdam for Amsterdam Denim Days and The Kingpins Show? Start planning your trip! As HTNK believes that growing can only be done by sharing, we'd love to help you out by sharing some of our favorite Amsterdam gems with you. Start at Amsterdam Denim Days' main location, Westergasterrein, and discover the rest of our beloved city. Take a look! 
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Kingpins Transformers: learn more about the cost of sustainability on April 21st!

Kingpins Transformers: learn more about the cost of sustainability on April 21st!

April 21st marks the return of the Kingpins Transformers Summit at the WesterUnie, Amsterdam. This year's summit focuses specifically on 'The Cost of Sustainability'. Experts and innovators from every link in the denim supply chain have joined forces in order to spotlight the opportunities and eventual costs of making the denim supply chain truly sustainable.
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AMSTERDAM DENIM DAYS 2017

AMSTERDAM DENIM DAYS 2017

For the fourth year in a row, Amsterdam will once again roll out the blue carpet and host it's internationally-renowned denim festival: Amsterdam Denim Days from April 17-23 at the Westergasfabriekterrein.

Amsterdam Denim Days is a co-creation between Modefabriek, HTNK, Kingpins Show and House of Denim. We are truly proud to see that something which was nurtured by a few stubborn believers, is here to stay.


Ambassador of Bangladesh visits Denim City

Ambassador of Bangladesh visits Denim City

In early March, the Ambassador of Bangladesh Sheikh Mohammed Belal paid a visit to  “Denim City” in Amsterdam in order to explore collaboration opportunities with House of Denim and Jean School.
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HTNK at Kingpins 19&20 april 2017

HTNK at Kingpins 19&20 april 2017

Kingpins was launched in 2004 in New York as an invitation-only, boutique denim sourcing show featuring a highly-edited selection of vendors that include denim and sportswear fabric mills. The trade show acquired cult like status amongst denim professionals over the years. Kingpins grew into a platform a with biannual editions in New York, Los Angeles, Hong Kong and Amsterdam. 
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