Category Archives: Fashion

Fashion Focus Chicago 2010

Chicago fashion has been growing steadily over the past few years. With the creation of the Mayor's Fashion Council in April 2006, interest from the community has exploded and things are greatly improving for local designers. This year the events are sure to be even better than in years past. A full listing of events…
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Press: Fashionable Activewear

  I was recently interviewed as part of an article about fitness apparel design: "GETTING OFF THE BLOCK IN FASHIONABLE ACTIVEWEAR DESIGN". I have been working in a lot in this area of fashion, and I was happy to share a few of my experiences with Art Institutes InSite. This blog site is part of the Art Institutes,…
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AIBI Fabric and Trim Show

An event all Chicago area designers need to check out for good resources for fabrics, trims, and more! Xochil will be sharing a booth with fabric, trim and zipper rep Jay Arbetman, on Thursday October 22nd. She will be open to discuss pattern making and sample sewing, or to answer questions about your designs. Jay…
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