september, 2017

27sep7:00 pm- 8:30 pmCrafting Connections: Supporting Artisan Communities

Event Details

 
In collaboration with New York Textile Month, please join a panel of industry leaders for a conversation on crafting connections. 
 

Supporting creative communities requires consumers to recognize and covet the unique characteristics of craft. This panel will address the role of brands in developing an appreciation for textiles and communicating the craft story to their customers so commerce can support artisan communities in an ethical way. After the discussion there will be a brief q&a followed by a networking event.

Speakers include: 

  • Jennifer Gootman, West Elm
  • Luna Lee, EILEEN FISHER
  • Abrima Erwiah, Studio One Eighty Nine (co-founded with Rosario Dawson)
  • Moderated by Kate Black of Magnifeco.com 

September 27th at 7pm
Haft Theater, 227 West 27th Street

Learn more and register at Crafting Connections. 
 
 
 

Time

(Wednesday) 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location

Fashion Institute of Technlogy

227 West 27th Street, New York

 

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