Thursday, February 17th, 2011 Garment Center Raw Space Joanna Mastroianni listed mid 20th Century photographer Lillian Bassman as her inspiration & nearly every detail of this fun collection paid perfect homage, right down to the most minute of styling details. Fall 2011 was full of silver...

At one time, the Garment District was the global hub of textile manufacturing. But not anymore. "The only thing that has not changed is the location," says Anthony Lilore, owner of RESTORE Clothing and a founder of the Save the Garment Center movement. "The physical appearance has gone from...

Maybe there's hope for the Garment Center after all. According to a recent survey conducted by American Express, 65% of affluent Americans said that they try to buy Made in the USA products whenever possible. Bloomberg riffed on this fun fact by taking a longer look at American-made fashion,...

Visit our friends at Save The Garment Center, http://www.savethegarmentcenter.org/ and join news updates, NYC Rallys, become a fan on their Facebook, and learn more about the cause. Let's have a little flash back to the Parsons Panel Discussion What should we be doing? That was the...

de Blasio paid his first visit to the Garment Center to kick off New York Fashion Week by helping the CFDA present grants to seven local companies as part of its Fashion Manufacturing Initiative. The FMI is a matching investment fund that's affiliated with the city's Economic Development...

" Part of the work Kolb is referring to is a CFDA campaign called Save the Garment Center, which sprung up as a way to preserve New York City's place as a center of fashion production. But leaving the neighborhood is a sign to some designers that preserving the area and its history isn't a...

Over a cup of tea in her studio in the Garment Center, Wenlan passionately expounds her teaching mantra for Praxes, her incubation program where she trains students from Shihchien University in Taipei, her native country. Started in January 2013, Praxes came about organically while she was...

Growing up fashion My growing up took place somewhere around age 26 when I realized that I had to be involved in the garment center, as it was called then, and not the "fashion business."Starting as a textile designer with staff of 20, I then went to work as a buyer for one of the most...

Palm Springs alters Fashion Plaza plan again The Desert Sun Aimed at building support for a tax measure to help pay for the reconstruction of the empty Desert Fashion Plaza, the change does not necessarily save the center. But it does exclude the building from the immediate discussion on how...

The Garment Center has become my home away from home. 2. An equal amount of dread and excitement for our model casting. 3. Have to do the lookbook layout this week.....eeeeks. 4. I can't wait for a vacation. Why am I not in bed? 5. Hot yoga class is saving me right now. 6. Get ready for some...

 

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