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San Francisco Sustainable Fashion Symposium – September 25 – 27, 2014

Posted by on Sep 12, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Mission: The platform for sustainable artists, educators and researchers to unite, as one community,expanding the awareness of healthy-fashion and eco-friendly apparel & products for people and the planet. Thursday, September 25th –      Kick off Reception & Clothing Swap Recology Friday, September 26th –      Sustainable Fashion Educational Symposium FIDM Saturday, September 27th – Green Glam Fashion Show @ W...

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Lana Hogue Presents: SAN FRANCISCO FACTORY TOUR (new date – October 18)

Posted by on Sep 10, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Explore your garment design and production options locally with Advance Pleating (they don’t actually do pleating!). This is a unique opportunity to see the inner workings at Advance, where they have spent decades providing highly specialized Studs, Grommets, Rhinestones & Eyelets Smocking & Elastic Shirring Bias, Piping, Binding Covered buttons – all the way to 80 Ligne! Heat transfers (don’t use an iron!) Purl Edge, Picot Edge, Blanket Stitch Fuse Block & Fused Pieces Presenter: LANA HOGUE has worked in garment manufacturing for over 25 years. With extensive...

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Ivy Moya Fine Fabrics’ September 2014 Events

Posted by on Sep 6, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Ivy Moya Fine Fabrics is pleased to announce the first fabric open houses for the Fall 2015 season.  The following events will be held at the FIDM SF campus on 55 Stockton Street, San Francisco, CA 94108, in room 501.   1) Wednesday, September 10th at FIDM SF, Room 424 from 10am to 4pm. Robert Kaufman - great new denims and linen cotton bottomweights Exotic Silks – new charmeuse prints and novelties! New line! – Testfabrics (mostly PFD) Event is free and open to the trade only/those with valid CA resale licenses. To RSVP, click here 2) Thursday, September 18th at FIDM SF,...

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NEWS FLASH: FiSF is nominated for an Ebbie!

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Blog | 1 comment

Fashion Incubator San Francisco – We are a 2014 Excellence in Business Awards finalist! The Ebbies are presented by the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce and recognize leaders in job creation and business innovation. The Excellence in Business Awards gala, presented by Bank of America, will take place the evening of Wednesday, October 1st at the Westin, Saint Francis Hotel. Ticket information available here.

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PeopleWearSF Fall Networking Event – Sep 25th “Crowdfunding”

Posted by on Aug 24, 2014 in Blog, Featured Articles | Comments Off

PeopleWearSF Fall Networking Event – Sep 25th “Crowdfunding”

Is crowdfunding the right strategy for launching & growing your apparel business? Join us on September 25th and find out!

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Designer Launch Intensive – Launch Your Collection in 12 Weeks

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off

Designer Launch Intensive – Launch Your Collection in 12 Weeks

Wouldn’t it be awesome to get your designs out in the world AND start making a profit doing what you love? Our friend, fellow member of PeopleWearSF and owner of V.Mora, Anna Livermore is re-launching her 12 part Designer Launch Intensive, an incredible program that puts designers on the fast track to success. This girl has successfully launched 100’s of successful designers over the past 7 years and compiled EVERYTHING she knows about launching a line from start to finish into this amazing course. Past participants have LOVED the Designer Launch Intensive and we know you will too! With...

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