Fashion New and Noteworthy

New and Noteworthy

Happy Sunday! We hope you enjoy this week’s quick update on what we think is new and noteworthy in the fashion industry!


LA Textile Show at the California Market Center, October 22nd to October 24th

Behance Portfolio Review: Review your portfolio with industry leaders in NYC, October 29th

Breakfast with Tiffany’s CEO Part of the TREASURES Jewelry Show, Philadelphia, October 26th

State if Unique The NYC edition is taking place November 17th and 18th.  Designers interested in participating check it out here!

Good Read Roundup:

Adele Takes Revenge: Her Plus-Size Collaboration with Burberry (via FashionINdie)

Retail News: Gap Advertises on New York’s MetroCards to Celebrate Herald Square Flagship Renovation (via The Emerging Designer)

Nike cuts ties with Lance Armstrong (via WWD)

Levi’s Launches New Waste<Less Jeans Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles (via Ecouterre)


The IOU Project’s Video: Naduveerapattu Weaving Society

The Paper Fashion Blog:

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Nicole Giordano

Nicole is the founder of StartUp FASHION, an online resource and community supporting for independent designers around the world with building their businesses. A deep love for the craft of fashion paired with an adamant belief that success is defined by the individual, led her to found StartUp FASHION, where she helps independent designers and makers screw the traditional fashion business rules, create their own paths, and build businesses they truly love. More than anything else, she’s in the business of encouragement and works every day to remind makers and designers that they have something special to offer the world and that they can, in fact, do this thing!