PeopleWearSF connects San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California sewn product industry professionals.

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.

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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Calling for Designers – Oakland Fashion Network (OFN) — Deadline Sep 30, 2015

Posted by on Sep 22, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off on Calling for Designers – Oakland Fashion Network (OFN) — Deadline Sep 30, 2015

ofn1 OFN is excited to announce a holiday shopping event and fashion show at Apparel Arts, 1616 Franklin St. Oakland. The event will coincide with Oakland’s First Fridays Art Murmur. The event will take place on Fri. December 4 from 6pm-9pm. A fashion show will run during the sale from 7-8pm.

We will feature 15+ local fashion and accessory designers to sell their goods for the holiday shopping season, as well as present looks for the fashion show.

To sell:

Each designer will be allotted approximately 10 feet of space with room for one clothing rack and/or a table.

For the fashion show:

Each designer may contribute 2 looks to the fashion show. The show will run for one hour during the sale on a runway running down center of Apparel Arts’ main room.

Participating designers will provide their own model with hair and makeup for the show.ofn2

For more information and to apply, please complete this form by Sept. 30 to be considered for the OFN’s 2015 Holiday Pop Up and Fashion Show. http://bit.ly/1HSwDBW and www.oaklandfashion.org

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Fashion Community Week – September 23rd through 27th, 2015

Posted by on Aug 18, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off on Fashion Community Week – September 23rd through 27th, 2015

Fashion Community Week – September 23rd through 27th, 2015

A 5-day event featuring 4 day series of Fashion shows followed by a two-day Conference and Trade Show.

PeopleWearSF participated in last year’s inaugural Fashion Community Week, and has partnered with event founder Shirin Hashem in support of this year’s event series.

Fashion Community Week is “the Global ‘intersection’ of Fashion in San Francisco,” according to the organization’s website. “Our events are an expression of Community coming together, creating collaborations, network and raising awareness towards major Causes and organizations.”

The event runs from September 23rd through 27th. It features a series of fashion shows and a two-day conference and exhibition. Learn more at http://www.fcwsf.com/

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San Francisco FIDM Alumni Business Workshop From Inception To Retail: Starting A Line – August 13, 2015

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off on San Francisco FIDM Alumni Business Workshop From Inception To Retail: Starting A Line – August 13, 2015

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:

  • Apparel Law
  • Sourcing
  • Production/Manufacturing
  • Branding/Marketing
  • Wholesale Sales

Date: Thursday, August 13, 2015
Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm
Location: FIDM San Francisco Campus 55 Stockton Street. 5th Floor
Registerhttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/from-inception-to-retail-starting-a-line-tickets-16886386637

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