Category Archives: Sourcing

TexWorld USA SS15

My latest sourcing trip was to TexWorld, held at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. This show is put on by Messe Frankfurt, and is held bi-annually in New York, and Paris. The organization also puts on other trade shows for fashion, home, beauty and other industries. TexWorld shows a large collection of fabric and…
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Premiere Vision / Indigo SS15 New York

The spring sourcing trade shows run January.  The Premiere Vision / Indigo show in New York kicked off the season. Sourcing always on behalf of current clients, so each time is spent with different vendors, and seeing a new variety of product offerings, fabric and fiber technology, colors and prints. Premiere Vision in New York is the…
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NEW Wholesale Fabric Show – Low Minimums!

[content_box]Update 1/4/12: The full information including registration can be found here: http://www.dgexpo.net/ Show will be held on February 6 & 7, 2012. In addition to the show, there will be seminars on topics including fashion business, online retailing, costing, branding, and sourcing.[/content_box] That's right, a fabric show targeted to the independent designer, with low minimums! The…
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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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