Attending your first fabric show doesn’t need to be overwhelming. Here are some industry insider secrets to getting the most out of a wholesale fabric show.
sourcing fabrics at wholesale prices
For over 14 years I had my own clothing line – a womenswear wholesale business as well as a boutique in Chicago. The BEST part of my job was sourcing fabrics for my clothing line. As one of my clients says it… …she likes to spend her days “fondling fabric”. I know what she means. […]
Looking for wholesale fabrics in small quantities? Meet me in New York! The DG Expo Fabric and Trim Show is coming up in NYC July 17 – 18, 2018. This show is great for small companies because all the vendors offer low minimum order quantities. For an emerging designer, it’s pretty darn fun to attend […]
Are you coming to New York this week? The DG Expo is a wholesale Trade Show for fabrics and trims. All the vendors at the show offer low minimum order quantities so it’s a great show for small fashion lines and startups. Seminars start Monday, August 3rd, and the Show runs on Tuesday and Wednesday, […]
One of the biggest fabric sourcing mistakes startup fashion designers make is to look for the “Holy Grail” of fabrics, rather than sourcing what is actually available for you to buy and get creative with that.