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2016 Membership Meeting – Jan 28th

Posted by on Jan 11, 2016 in Blog | Comments Off on 2016 Membership Meeting – Jan 28th

2016 Membership Meeting – Jan 28th

RSVP today for our first meeting of 2016! PeopleWearSF is planning a big year ahead. While we have some exciting plans that we’ll be sharing at this meeting,we’re looking to you, our community, to let us know what else we can do to supportyou and your businesses. We’ll also be seeking more volunteers to take on leadership roles for the projects you care about. Please come with calendars and your suggestions!

If you’re new to PeopleWearSF, this event will also be a great opportunity to make connections.

Stella Carakasi has offered to host our meeting. Please join us at Stella Studio 1370 10th Street at Gilman, Berkeley, CA 94710. Meeting begins at 6pm on January 28th.

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Garment Industry 411 – 2016 Class Schedule

Posted by on Dec 6, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off on Garment Industry 411 – 2016 Class Schedule

Expert  led  workshops  on  ethical  Apparel  Manufacturing – Presented by Lana Hogue

All workshops are conducted in San Francisco sewing factories – loation provided to registered attendees.
Workshops take place on Thursdays from 6-9PM. Cost $60 class/ $300 series.
PeopleWear SF members $50 class/$250 series. Register at garmentindustry411.com

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Board member and apparel manufacturing consultant Lana Hogue to offer a seminar on manufacturing sourcing here in SF and the Bay Area.

Posted by on Nov 12, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off on Board member and apparel manufacturing consultant Lana Hogue to offer a seminar on manufacturing sourcing here in SF and the Bay Area.

Board member and apparel manufacturing consultant Lana Hogue to offer a seminar on manufacturing sourcing here in SF and the Bay Area.

PeopleWearSF Board Member Lana Hogue will conduct a seminar on Monday, November 23 at 1pm called “Sourcing: The Bay & Beyond, Fabrics to Factories” – full seminar list…http://www.dgexpo.net/seminars.html

Special Show Benefit to PWSF members – FREE ADMISSION: Members that are interested in attending should email aj.dgexpo@gmail.com and include the seminar name, their name, and that they are a PWSF member wanting the free admission.

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dg expo San Francisco November 22-23, 2015

Posted by on Nov 5, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off on dg expo San Francisco November 22-23, 2015

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SF Fashtech Has Provided PeoplewearSF Members with a Special Discount for Upcoming 3D Printing & The Future of Fashion event!

Posted by on Oct 14, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off on SF Fashtech Has Provided PeoplewearSF Members with a Special Discount for Upcoming 3D Printing & The Future of Fashion event!

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Learn about the role of 3D printing in fashion. Guest speakers include Natacha Alpert, Innovation Lead at global footwear company CALERES and curator of New York’s 2015 3D Print Fashion Show; and Behnaz Farahi, interaction designer and architect, who’s work (including interactive 3D printed wearables Caress of the Gaze and Ruff) have been featured in the Creator’s Project, Frame Magazine, Designboom, and more.

Network with entrepreneurs, designers, technologists, and enthusiasts, and view the rotating exhibits on display (including pieces by fashion tech designer Anouk Wipprecht and design studio Nervous Systems).

The event will be hosted at The Autodesk Gallery.
October 21, 2015, 6pm-9pm

20% off code for PeoplewearSF members (for regular price tickets):
“PEOPLEWEAR3DP

Event Page: http://www.sffashtech.com/3d-printing
Eventbrite Link: http://3dprintandfashion.eventbrite.com/

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Join Peoplewearsf in Exploring the Future of Fashionable Technology at the IBM and 360Fashion “Innovation Awards.”

Posted by on Oct 8, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off on Join Peoplewearsf in Exploring the Future of Fashionable Technology at the IBM and 360Fashion “Innovation Awards.”

Join Peoplewearsf in Exploring the Future of Fashionable Technology at the IBM and 360Fashion “Innovation Awards.”

Presented by IBM, the 360Fashion & Tech “Innovation Awards” is coming to San Francisco on November 3rd and PeoplewearSF is participating as an in-kind sponsor. This will be an evening of technology innovation, visionary design, and fashion shows, with flash talks by leading entrepreneurs.

Board members Rachel Fischbein and Connie Ulasewicz are involved in creating this unique event. Connie leads a class of San Francisco State University students who will be interpreting technology trends within a fashion design competition, to be featured as an exhibition at the event. Rachel will be leading an on-runway flash talk regarding privacy laws and wearable technology with privacy and data expert Mary Hodder.

This Event is Invite-Only but Applications are Accepted for RSVP Requests: awards2015.360fashion.net

LOCATION
City View at Metreon
135 4th Street, 4th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
Tuesday, November 3rd
6:00pm

Drinks & Hors d’oeuvres will be provided.
Dress professionally elegant.

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