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...Read More
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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.
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.
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.Read More
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/Read More
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).