We promote innovation in manufacturing and operations and foster industry cohesion. The all-volunteer association maintains an industry directory and instills best practices for its current and future members.
Join us for an informative evening with a panel of apparel industry professionals as they discuss the basics of starting your own apparel business.
The panel will be discussing various topics including:
Date: Thursday, August 13, 2015
Location: FIDM San Francisco Campus 55 Stockton Street. 5th Floor
Sustainable Fashion: What’s Next? is off the press. A conversation about issues, practices & possibilities the book format is an anthology, divided into 3 sections -people, process, environment- focused on an in-depth exploration of sustainable opportunities. Each chapter written by an industry or academic practitioner stands alone, yet together forms an integrated conversation. Please read about the challenges that designers, product developers and consumers confront at they create, reuse and recycle clothing and fashion.Read More
Classes will be held on Thursdays from 6 – 9pm at SOMArts and local sewing factories. Cost is $60 general, or $50 for students. You may take individual classes of your choice or register for the series (6 classes).
July 18, 2015 : 10a-2p
4083 Emery St. Emeryville CA
Moving Studio Sale and Garage Sale!- On Saturday July18 From 10 am to 2 pm only= Selling Fabric, Trims, Furniture, Hobart M Cable Piano, Antique Wheeler and Wilson Sewing Machine, 60’s Singer sewing machine, Lexar Digitizing Table with computer and program, HP Pattern Printer with Paper. HP color printer with cartriges, Shelves, Frieght scale, Packing materials, Racks, Patterns, XXL Dress Manniquin (40-31-44) . 5 piece modules for kitchen area (grey)Misc Kitchen Items, tools, speakers, Wii, Racks and More.Read More