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H&M Creates Augmented Reality Experience for Moschino Collab

NEW YORK — H&M has seen the future of fashion and it’s centered around augmented reality.
The Swedish retailer tonight will hold a multimedia-themed fashion show and experiential installation to introduce its latest collaboration with Moschino. The 700 guests will see not only a runway show with looks designed by Moschino creative director Jeremy Scott, but also be invited to strap on a headset and walk into a high-tech world designed to bring the collection to life.
H&M has teamed with Magic Leap, a Swedish-based software company, and Warpin Media, a spatial computing firm, on what it is calling “an immersive fashion experience at the Moschino tv H&M global launch event.”
The retailer created a walk-in box on the site of the fashion show that replicates the multicolored stripes of an old-fashioned television screen. Within the box are a few colorful apparel and accessories pieces from the collection on display, along with a couple of kiosks.
After strapping on a headset, guests will be able to explore the space where virtual objects will be responsive to viewer cues. For example, by reaching out to “touch” a bag featured in one vignette, the bag melts into itself.
Other pieces have videos that play when the headset is directed toward them that

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