New York is considered by many as the fashion
capital of the world. OK, it is New Yorkers that are most often
quoted as making this determination. Anyway, New York is
undoubtedly a very important stage for the world
fashion market to be on display. In this section of our apparel
industry guide you will find exhibits and fashion trade shows that take
place in New York. Please note that some of the events or
organizations listed hold multiple events. Some are in NY and some
are in other states or countries. It is important to consult with
the event coordinators directly to make certain regarding specific event
locations, dates, or times.
Capsule is a premiere gathering of the finest apparel and
accessories brands from around the world. More than a tradeshow, the
brands who participate in Capsule make up a community that is shaping
the future fashion landscape. In our case, different really is better.
Capsule launched in 2007 as the brainchild of fashion consultancy BPMW
to develop a global network of like-minded people who conceptualize,
create, desire, and buy the clothes that epitomize a new vision of
forward progress. Artisans, strategists, devotees, and style leaders
converge on Capsule in three cities, ten times per year.
Capsule is known for its global curation of the world's most directional
designers and the brands that participate in Capsule are among some of
the most prestigious, respected and coveted fashion labels. Our team
scours the world hand selecting only the best of the best – from the
independent emerging designers, to more established labels who push the
envelope of design, craftsmanship and quality.
Contact for more information: Capsule Show 80 8th Ave/Ste #202 New York,
NY 10011 Phone 1 212 206 8310 www.capsuleshow.com
International one of the most exclusive trade show producers in the
United States. Like a world-class conductor, ENK International
orchestrates a series of trade exhibitions that include nearly 10,000
design companies. In New York City and Las Vegas, ENK
International's shows attract 250,000 domestic and international buyers
and press yearly which produces sales of over $1 billion. What
distinguishes ENK International from all other trade exhibitions is its
juried roster of exhibitors, its progressive show environment,
comprehensive services and unsurpassed amenities.
With an ever expanding vision and the guts to cut new inroads in a
highly competitive environment, ENK is strategically positioned to
continue the growth and innovation that has clearly made it the industry
leader. Today ENK is a truly global brand known worldwide for its
superior trade events hallmarked by its unique style and excusive
brands. The fashion compass will determine where ENK goes next.
ENK International is a New York
born and bred company. For nearly 30 years, ENK's goal has been to bring
important retail traffic to New York City, the Fashion Capital of the
world. Each and every trade show that ENK produces defines a Market Week
by which the Fashion Industry thrives, encompassing womenswear,
accessories and childrenswear.
Currently, ENK International produces 16+ annual exhibitions including
Children's Club and
The International Apparel Sourcing Show (Apparelsourcing)
offers apparel brands, retailers, wholesalers and independent design
firms a dedicated sourcing marketplace for finding the best domestic and
international apparel manufacturers. It is the only event on the East
Coast to focus on sourcing finished apparel, contract manufacturing and
private label development. Apparelsourcing takes place on the same dates
and at the same location as Texworld USA in the interests of saving time
and limiting distances for visitors. The first edition was held in July
2010 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City.
MRKET New York: a
global fashion trade show for discerning menswear brands. Representing
the best collections in all categories from the United States and
abroad, MRket is the show in the US to spotlight a MADE IN ITALY section
and a UK Design area. MRket is a serious writing, networking and press
event with attendance from all 50 states and 47 countries. Featuring
Vanguards Gallery, an incubator for new and emerging brands curated
specifically for our attendees, MRket means business. They have shows in
both New York and Las Vegas.
Vision-New York: attending Première Vision Preview New York
provides a unique opportunity to begin your collections design process
with access to the most renowned mills. is a one of a kind fashion event
providing a chance to introduce the new spring collection designs to
best mills. The leading players in the fashion industry, come together
to showcase their latest designs and styles to a large customer base.
Detailed discussions provide a look into economic strategies and future
plans of the textile industry. Demonstrations and interactive sessions
from nearly 100 different fashion and textile companies also facilitate
the creation of new ways to evolve the market for current tastes and
choices. The various moods and themes reflected by particular materials
and design structures are also debated upon. This event offers the very
best in terms of creativity and quality from the stalwarts of the
fashion and textile industry. Attendees at Premiere Vision New York will
be displaying a range of their products for outer & sportswear, casual
wear, lingerie, swimwear, environment friendly fabrics, evening & bridal
wear, tailored suiting material, cocktail dresses, innovative fabrics,
PROJECT New York
showcases the best brands in the contemporary and denim market to create
an expertly merchandised experience for buyers and press. PROJECT
New York serves as an important start to the American men's market by
combining engaging show-floor initiatives with a defined editorial
perspective. PROJECT New York is held in New York every January
and July at the Jacob Javits Center. If you are a men's
apparel or footwear retailer interested in carrying contemporary or
premium brands, PROJECT New York is a critical component for your
merchandising strategy. PROJECT has the audience to take your
brands to the next level, granting you access to the largest and most
influential buyers from around the world.
Contact for more information: [email protected] | Domestic 877.554.4838
| International 218.740.7092
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section, please do not hesitate to contact us with your recommendations.
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organizers, designers, etc.
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