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Fashion District Manufacturing Tour #16
PLEASE NOTE YOU MUST REGISTER AND PAY ON EVENTBRITE IN ORDER TO SECURE YOUR SPOT https://fashiontour16.eventbrite.com/?aff=MeetupFashWomEntr Are you starting a fashion business and wondering where to start? Are you looking for local NYC vendors to produce your line?? Or maybe you are a fashion student who would love to know the ins and outs of the Fashion District! If so, this event is for YOU!Fashion Angel Warrior LLC is hosting it's 15th Fashion District Manufacturing Tour! The first 14 sold out so fast so we are doing it again! This is a 6 hour tour that is designed to give you a comprehensive overview of the garment industry from an insider’s view. We will walk you through (literally) all the tools you will need to manufacture a line from start to finish! Watch sneak peak video of tour here! (https://youtu.be/hCFloCMGctY) When: Thursday, Sep 20th Time: 10:45am-5:30pm (1 hr Lunch included) Where: We will meet at the corner of 39th St. and 7th Ave inside Gregory's Coffee (551 7th Ave) Who: Only 8 Spots Available! https://fashiontour16.eventbrite.com/?aff=MeetupFashWomEntr At this tour you will learn: -How to take your idea from sketch to garment -Where to source WHOLESALE fabrics & trims with low minimums -Where to get patterns and grading done -How to properly prepare to work with a manufacturer and MORE! You will also find out where to get zippers cut to size, grommets and snaps put on, and buttonholes made! Who is this tour for? -Anyone who is starting a new fashion line-Anyone who has a line and can’t find the right domestic factory -Anyone who needs help sourcing wholesale fabrics and trims-Anyone who is sewing their production themselves -Anyone who is just starting their fashion career, either as a student or designer The goal of this tour is to help you create relationships with vendors and streamline your production process so that you can cut costs and make a higher profit margin! Save yourself the time of calling, setting up appointments, not asking the right questions, and having to present yourself to vendors. We will do it all for you! We will make stops at places such as; -Wholesale fabric suppliers -Wholesale trim suppliers -Label manufacturer -Patternmaker -Manufacturer And MORE! *The tour stops may vary depending on availability and attendees needs *You will walk away with valuable tools including; - A sample Tech pack & Cutting Ticket - Tip sheets on Selecting Prints, How to work with a Patternmaker, and creating labels - A Production Ready Checklist so you know what you will need to get yourself prepared for production -A Fabric Sourcing Guide so you know exactly what questions to ask when sourcing wholesale fabrics - Standard Missy Specs and Grading Rules -A list of over 35 preferred vendors and suppliers And MORE! PLUS- Get all your questions answered by one of the coaches at Fashion Angel Warrior!!! Our clients pay over $250/hour to ask us questions. You will get us for 6 hours straight!!! *Well worth over $1500 total* Yours for ONLY $175 (until Sep 5) or $225 after Register TODAY so you don’t miss out as I can only accept a total of 8 individuals!! Don't wait, reserve your space today! PS- Please note lunch is included in this tour. If you have any dietary restrictions please let us know. PPS- Event is rain/snow or shine. If there is a huge snowstorm with over 2ft of snow we will most likely reschedule. Be sure to check your emails (especially junk folder) for updates. *Please note that by registering and submitting payment for this event and by your presence at the NYC Fashion District Manufacturing Tour, you consent to be photographed, filmed and/or otherwise recorded. Your payment constitutes your consent to such photography, filming and/or recording and to any use, in any and all media throughout the universe in perpetuity, of your appearance, voice and name for any purpose whatsoever in connection with the production presently entitled: NYC (New York City) Fashion District Manufacturing Tour/Fashion Angel Warrior, Llc. You understand that all photography, filming and/or recording will be done in reliance on this consent given by you by entering this agreement. Your agreement to the foregoing will be affirmed and activated upon submission of your payment/registration to attend.

Gregorys Coffee

551 Fashion Avenue · New York

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New York Woman entrepreneurs in the fashion world - lets get together and connect. Whether you are building your fashion empire from the ground up, or you already reign as queen of your empire, we need each other. We all know how difficult it is for us to raise capital, nail down quality manufacturing , gain distribution and build our brands - so lets get together and share tips, headaches and support each other. This group is for woman who have created a clothing or shoe brand and want to share the adventure with like minded women who have been there , and are facing similar thrills and challenges. Depending upon the number of us, we can meet once or twice a month at a central location and share a few drinks and war stories and see how we can improve each others worlds.

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