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About.com



Description: Find everything you want to know about fashion on this excellent search engine.

Apparel and Textile Care Symbols



Description: Download the Guide to Apparel and Textile Care Symbols which provides important information for designers and consumers

Apparel Search



Description: An apparel industry directory providing members of the fashion industry with links to virtually every aspect of apparel, fashion, textiles and clothing. Apparel Search is the largest and fastest growing online guide to the Apparel & Textile Industry.

Apparel Search - Buying Groups



Description: A list of buying offices in the U.S.

Apparel Search - Glossary of Fashion Terms



Description: A glossary of industry-specific terminology to find definitions for various textiles, fibres, embroidery, dyeing techniques and more

Apparel Search Associated Press



Description: Find original articles as well as press releases from various fashion media companies, PR services and fashion designers. Post your press release or industry news for free.

ApparelNews.Net



Description: Apparel manufacturers, designers, and industry-related services use apparelnews.net to reach retailers and consumers; suppliers of goods and services use us to reach apparel manufacturers. Also: research upcoming tradeshows on their tradeshow calendar.

Branding & Marketing Blog



Description: A branding and marketing blogger dishes out good advice on how to DIY.

Business of Fashion



Description: The leading authority on fashion and digital media.

Canadian Apparel Industry - Industry Canada

Manufacturing Industries Branch,
235 Queen St. 6th floor, Ottawa, ON, K1A 0H5
T 613-948-4065 | F 613-954-3107

Contacts

Bernard Ouellet | 613-948-4065 | ouellet.bernard@ic.gc.ca

Description: Industry Canada's official government site for the Canadian apparel industry. Find statistics and analysis, trade and export information, company directories, event listings, regulations and standards, and business tips for the apparel industry.

CanadianRetail.com



Description: Canada's first and only retail-specific career website to connect retail job seekers with retail employers

City of Toronto - Toronto Film and Television Office



Description: Find out which stars and major productions are currently filming in Toronto.

Common Machine Troubles



Description: This handy checklist of common sewing machine troubles will help you solve technical issues such as stitch looping, thread breaking, puckered seams, skipped stitches and more

Cotton Incorporated



Description: Source in cotton wovens, knits, lace/trim here

Coutorture



Description: Features, photos, editorials and the latest fashion galleries

Daily Candy Inc.



Description: A free daily e-mail from the front lines of fashion, food & fun. Need to know what's happening in New York and L.A.? Get your daily fix here.

Design Boom Web Log



Description: A design-related weblog on what’s chic and new

Drapers Record Online



Description: The UK's fashion industry news, jobs and trends

Entrepreneur's Assessment Tool



Description: Would you make a good entrepreneur? Take the Business Development Bank of Canada's test to find out.

Entrepreneur.com



Description: Resources on how to start your business, sales & marketing tips, how to grow your business & more.

Expo Database



Description: Over 10,000 exhibitions and 24, 000 trade show dates are listed. A weekly e-mail newsletter will keep you up-to-date on tradeshows, exhibition organizers & news.

Export Source



Contacts

Description: New to exporting? Start here to develop your export marketing plan.

Fabric Connect



Description: A unique database of fabrics from different CanadianS and US suppliers - all under one roof.

Fabric.com



Description: Discount to Designer online fabric store.

Fashion Apparel Law Blog


T (310) 228-3740

Contacts

Robert Darwell | rdarwell@sheppardmullin.com

Description: A lawyer blogs about legal issues facing the fashion, apparel and textile industries

Fashion Capital



Description: Look up key trends for the season, get industry news and find suppliers. A one stop online support resource for all areas of the clothing and fashion industry.

Fashion Era



Description: Fashion-era contains 270 content rich, illustrated pages of Fashion History, Costume History, Clothing, Fashions and Social History.

Fashion Era: Pattern Drafting



Description: How to pattern draft a basic straight skirt block and how to adapt the skirt block into styles

Fashion For Profit



Description: Want to start a fashion business? Read this free e-guide that covers the key steps from product development to selling your line.

Fashion Lines



Description: An e-magazine featuring the latest European runway collections.

Fashion Net



Description: Your guide to all things chic.

Fashion Office



Description: Runway collections and fashion news. Fashion trends in Eurpoe, Americas and Asia.

Fashion Syndicate Press



Description: View runway photos from international apparel, jewellery, bridal and swimwear collections including Anna Sui, BCBG, Donna Karan, M Siamo, Vera Wang, Zac Posen and many others.

Fashion Templates



Description: Get visual tips and advice on everything from creating a fashion storyboard to fashion illustration.

Fashion Trendsetter



Description: Get information on trade shows, competitions, trend forecasting and more

Fashion Tribes



Description: Your very own fashion expert with all the dish and expert advice. The daily diary details New York Fashion Week. Up-to-the-minute advice on the latest in fashion, beauty, lifestyle and pop culture.

Fashion Week Daily



Contacts

Description: Daily dish on the world's fashion weeks, news, parties and product launches

Fashion-411

855 York Mills Road,
Toronto, ON, M3B 1Z1
T 416-446-6500

Description: Fashion trends and shopping guides for London, New York, Paris and Milan.

FashionChalkboard.com

La Quinta, CA, 92253
T 310-309-9523
Ludmila@fashionchalkboard.com

Contacts

Ludmila Adams | Creator

Footwear News



Description: Footwear and apparel industry news classifieds.

I Want I Got



Description: Fashion blog by Anita Clarke: Fashion & Toronto. Sales, Reviews, Designers, Models.

Infoexport



Contacts

Description: Get export market reports and business leads from around the world by signing up with the Virtual Trade Commissioner

Infomat



Description: Find showrooms, designers, suppliers and other fashion industry info on this excellent search engine.

Insolvency Helpline



Description: Great tips on getting paid, dealing with bad cheques and late payers.

International Trade Canada



Contacts

Description: Get export market reports, tips for success and keep on top of trade issues

Jargol



Description: Research boutiques in Canada, the U.S. and Europe for your accessory or apparel line

Kauffman Foundation Resources



Description: A huge range of info on marketing, PR, market demographics, sources of financing and more.

L'Oreal Fashion Week



Description: Check out designer collections from L’Oreal Fashion Week held in Toronto.

Label Talk



Description: Get the U.S. guide to label requirements of apparel care symbols and instructions.

Lessons From The Sustainable Factory Floor



Contacts

Kathleen Fasanella

Description: Fashion diary of an apparel industry pattern maker offering tips, advice and related fashion links

Livedress.com



Description: Find stores near you and get updated information on sales at your favourite stores.

Look 4 Textile



Description: LOOK4 TEXTILE's manufacturers section is one of the Internet's most complete company directories for textile companies manufacturing, converting, importing or representing textiles.

MastheadOnline



Description: The magazine industry's source for headline news and job postings.

Media Bistro



Description: Here’s a great article on breaking into fashion journalism

Mentors, Ventures and Plans



Description: Access information about a wide range of entrepreneurial programs available in Canada. Learn how to become an entrepreneur and start your own business.

Michigan Retailers Association



Description: Opening a store? Ask a retailer for tips and advice.

Model Resource



Description: Wanna be a model or need to hire one? Check out this portal into the modeling world.

New England Apparel Club



Description: Looking for an accessory or apparel sales rep for New England? Start your search here! Also has information on tradeshows & exhibitions.

OmniTrans



Description: A one-stop service solution for Canada-U.S. transborder deliveries. A fully integrated customs brokerage and logistics network.

Paramita Academy of Makeup Inc.



Contacts

Description: Toronto school of make-up

Pattern Alteration



Description: Download free instructions on how to make pattern alterations

PR Web - The Free Wire Service



Description: A free wire service for journalists. Post your press release for free!

Premiere Vision



Description: Premier fabric show in Paris

Reliable Corporation



Description: Shop for production equipment and supplies online.

Shapely Shadow



Contacts

Ilona Foyer | Owner

Description: Creates customized dress forms from 3D scanned fit models. Clients include HBC, Macy's, Reitmans and more.

SnapFashun



Description: L.A. and European retail reporting, merchandising and design. A close up look at hot selling items in the trendiest cities. A first hand view for manufacturers and retailers.

Style Dispatch



Description: Headline industry news.

Style Sight



Contacts

Description: Trend analysis, forecasting and reporting for fashion design, merchandising and apparel mfg

TD Canada Trust



Description: Discover ways that TD Canada Trust Small Business Banking can help your business.

Textile Mirror



Description: Online newspaper covering textiles, apparel and fashion news worldwide

The Alexander Report



Description: The complete apparel industry guide to business resources and services. Design, merchandising, product development, production and sales.

The Daily Fashion Report



Description: Get the Daily Fashion Report for up-to-the-minute industry news and trends.

The Iconic Fashion Blog



Description: Fashion blog by Lisa Chau: runway reviews, trend reports and coverage of exclusive fashion events.

The Look On-Line



Description: Welcome to The Daily Fashion Report by lookonline.com. Get your daily fashion news, insider gossip and special offers.

The Sartorialist



Description: Blog selected as one of Time Magazine's Top 100 Design Influences

The School of Professional Makeup



Description: Fashion, bridal and special effects makeup to stage, television and film.

Trend Hunter



Description: Discover a style trend—good, bad, ugly or strange—at this eclectic site. Find the latest on trends, galleries, videos more.

Trendzine



Description: fashioninformation.com is a new concept in fashion reporting published exclusively on the Internet. A great womenswear forecasting and trend reporting service offering a close and detailed insight into fashion trends from a unique perspective

WeConnectFashion

45 W 10th Street,
New York, NY, USA, 10011
T 212-398-5505
connect@weconnectfashion.com

Contacts

Oley Di Censo | CEO

Description: We help fashion companies succeed with business, networking, market research, fashion industry know-how & expert how-to advice.

WireImage



Description: A digital photographic press agency and wire service. See detailed images from the leading designer collections.