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Desktop Computers – Free to a good home

Posted by on Aug 29, 2014 in Blog, Bulletin Board | Comments Off

PeopleWearSF Member, Blue Canoe has six Dell Vostro 200 Desktop Computers: Windows XP professional 2002 Intel CPU 2160 @ 1.80 GHz 1 GB RAM extra memory added to 3 of the 6. Includes keyboard and mouse, no monitor. Free to charity, non profit, start-up, or someone in need! Contact Laurie@bluecanoe.com if interested

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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 | 0 comments

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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Straight Talk on Garment Manufacturing Registration

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 in Blog, Featured Articles | Comments Off

Straight Talk on Garment Manufacturing Registration

As the San Francisco/Bay Area apparel manufacturing gains strength, registration of manufacturers and factories will be a key point to fulfill California law. Registering your manufacturing business that is utilizing sewing factories is very important to protect newly emerging companies and the sewing factories that are producing the products. Take a moment to understand the law, as here presented to you. 1.  Federal labor laws prohibit any sewing at home on products that are to sold at wholesale or retail. 2.  California Department of Industrial Relations: NOTE: from our AUG 4,2012...

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San Francisco Style: THE INNOVATORS

Posted by on Jun 10, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off

Dear Friends of FiSF, Please join our esteemed guests and Designers in Residence for this informative panel discussion. Best, Jeanne Allen Executive Director San Francisco Style: THE INNOVATORS What does it take to launch a successful fashion brand from San Francisco? Meet some of the Bay Area’s most influential designers and fashion leaders at our upcoming public workshop and get inspired by their stories. WHEN: Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 6:00pm – 6:30pm Networking and FiSF facility tours - 6:30pm – 8:30pm SF Style Panel Discussion and Q&A - 8:30pm – 9:00pm...

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