Network & Learn from Successful Brands
Monday, June 30, 6:30PM
An inspiring lineup of thriving fashion brands share how they started, what they learned, and advice that makes all the challenging ups and downs worthwhile!
Spend an evening meeting and learning from brands who were once in your exact position; get advice and guidance on building your fashion business, get to know fellow designers, and become part of the incredible community of emerging fashion brands in New York City!
Meet the Brands //
Denise Lee, Founder of Alala
Alala, a new luxury womens activewear brand with a downtown attitude. Launched in Spring 2014, the first collection was picked up by Equinox, Pure Yoga, Carbon 38 and many other luxury fitness and fashion boutiques around the country. Alala has already been seen on celebrities like Naomi Watts and has been featured in many publications including WWD, Vogue.com, Marie Claire, US Weekly and on the cover of June's Fitness Magazine.
Charles Harbison, HARBISON
Charles Harbison is the founder of HARBISON, a New York based high fashion womenswear brand that serves the woman who sees beauty through the lens of modernity and luxury. Since its launch in 2013, HARBISON has appeared in domestic and international publications such as Vogue, Elle, WWD, Daily Front Row, Ebony, Harper’s Bazaar Latin America and The New York Times. Additionally, HARBISON was named Vogue’s number one in “The Future of Fashion: The 11 Designers You Need to Know Now“.
The Fall 2014 collection was presented at Milk Studios during Fashion Week and enjoys retail presences at Ikram in Chicago and Matches in London (for Fall 2014) and is excited about collaborations with Gladson Fabrics, Jim Thompson Silks and M.A.C Cosmetics for our Fall 2014 Collection Presentation.
Matt Scanlan, Naadam Cashmere
Matt Scanlan is the Co-Founder and CEO of NAADAM cashmere. A collaboration by two close friends, Naadam was founded in response to the expanding population of consumers who demand transparency and quality in manufacturing.
Naadam is a mission-driven luxury fashion label committed to responsibly sourcing and producing cashmere knitwear. As a "Farm-to-Table" approach to fashion, Naadam is re-establishing and cherishing the oft-served link between consumers and the far-distant yet incredible sources of consumer goods. By reinvesting in the nomadic communities at the bottom of their supply chain, they strengthen production, ensure superior quality, and embolden their brand difference.
Naadam is redefining cashmere with fashion forward silhouettes and celebrated design expertise sold online directly to consumers as well as top retailers around the world.
More brands to come!
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