City Source Showcase now with Free Workshops on January 21 at FIT


City Source, New York's local fashion manufacturing showcase held at FIT is back for the new year. Emerging designers and small businesses can meet with local manufacturers, pattern makers, sample shops and trim shops to understand their capabilities and services. This season, they're also offering a variety of free workshops that will help you work better with vendors and a demonstration on Shima Seiki CAD. Here's the workshop schedule: 

  • 10am: Pattern and Sample Making
  • 11am: Production Contracting
  • 12pm: Embellishments and Trims
  • 1pm: Ancillary Resources

Designer and FIT instructor Dinna Soliman will show you how Illustrator is used in the fashion industry, what's in a techpack and why they're important part of the the product development process. 

  • 2pm: Creating Techpacks
  • 3pm: Adobe Illustrator for Fashion Design

Throughout the day, there will be a demonstration/workshop on the latest in Shima Seiki CAD.

Learn more and register for this free event at City Source.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Fashion Institute of Technology 227 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001