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Igedo Fashion Fairs Dusseldorf (Germany): As one of the most important hub for women's and men's wear, lingerie, beach wear and accessories, the Igedo Fashion Fairs are positively effected by the optimistic developments in the German textile retail industry. The country is experiencing an upswing, the economy is continuing to pick up and consumers are willing to spend. For both national and international producers, Germany is now again of great interest and fashion trade fairs like the Igedo Fashion Fairs Dusseldorf bring suppliers and customers together at the same time and place, creating a perfect communication and order platform for the fashion industry. The Igedo Fashion Fairs Dusseldorf - consisting of the four fashion fairs CPD Dusseldorf, HMD Dusseldorf, Body Look and Global Fashion.

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Ifema (Spain): Organizers of international trade shows for the Spanish industry.  Fashion week shows for the textile, garments, footwear and accessories industries, organized twice a year.
 
Imprinted Sportswear Show (ISS / VNU): The Imprinted Sportswear Shows are the most comprehensive events in the decorated apparel and imprinted sportswear industry. For a quarter of a century, ISS has been providing exhibitors and attendees the opportunity to network, learn, source and sell the latest industry products, services, and technologies.  meeting place where exhibitors and attendees alike come together from all over the world to discover the best new products, ideas and education (regarding printing and embroidery).

INEXMODA: Fashion and Export Institute of Colombia, organizes two international fairs.

INTERCOT focuses on Global Approaches to Organic Textiles and is a perfect opportunity to take an in-depth look at the global implications of organic fiber and textile production, design, trade and consumption with experts from around the world and from every facet of organic fiber production. This breadth of expertise will provide you with the perspectives necessary to be involved in the world of organic textiles.

Intermoda (Mexico): Fashion Apparel & Accessories.  Apparel.-Ladies, men, children, accessories, suppliers.  Phone # 52 (3)  647-3940  Fax # 52 (3)  647-3040 

International Fashion Fabric Exhibition  (changed name to FABRIC at MAGIC) The International Fashion Fabric Exhibition is America's Number One Fashion Fabric Market;  held in New York City.  Color and Trends,  Fabric and Trim, Leather, CAD/CAM , Global Resources,  Trend Publications

International Istanbul Fashion Fair (International 'stanbul Fashion): In bringing together 15 trade associations which have fused their clout to transform İstanbul into a fashion center to form the IF Council, as well as the İstanbul Textiles and Ready-to-Wear Exporters Union (ITKIB) have both thrown their full weight to support the annual International İstanbul Fashion Fair, the Turkish Ready-to-Wear Sector's only and largest fair.

The International Lingerie Show : 
The Int'l. Lingerie Show This show has become the largest lingerie show held in the United States. Buyers come from all over the world to work the show.  The tone of the show leans to the sexy and adult, although there are plenty of lines offering daywear, intimate apparel, normal sleepwear and loungewear. The show also features dancewear, clubwear, swimwear, sexy shoes, hosiery and associated items. 

Interstoff: managed by Messe Frankfurt With more than 80 trade fairs and exhibitions worldwide the Messe Frankfurt GmbH is a major player in global trade fair business.

Intex Trade Fair (India) This bigger and brighter version will witness participation from over 18 countries like Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, China, Pakistan, Italy, France, Vietnam, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and many others. Host country India will be represented by leading textile players of the country. The strategic promotion done world-wide for the event has attracted significant attention from the fabric and accessory manufacturers as well as buyers from many countries, thus enabling Intex to become the most preferred sourcing destination Intex has Textiles Committee as 'Knowledge Partner' which is the prominent body under the aegis of Ministry of Textiles, Government of India whose main objective is to ensure quality of textiles and textile machinery both for domestic as well as export markets.

Finesse Worldwide Expositions Pvt. Ltd Phone: 0091 22 24944672 Fax: 0091 22 24962297 Email: saurav@finesse.co.in Contact: Mr. Saurav Chakrabartty

ISAM (International Swimwear / Activewear Market: Founded in 1978 as a non-profit association of swimwear manufacturers to strengthen and unify the swimwear industry, ISAM (International Swimwear and Activewear Market) has become one of the largest markets to serve the swimwear and resortwear industry. Both major and specialty store buyers worldwide attend the market.  Contact:  Barbara Brady  e-mail: barbara@isamla.com

I-TexStyle, a collaboration between The Italian Trade Commission and MAGIC International, a premier show of Italian fabrics, announces today that it will, for the first time, present full collections on October 15 & 16, 2003. The show will also move to the North Pavilion at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York. Traditionally held in January and July as a pre-collection show, I-TexStyle's new October dates affords exhibitors the unprecedented opportunity to show their complete Fall/Winter 2004-05 collections.

ITMA (Textile trade show organized by CEMATEX, the European Textile Machinery Committee)  ITMA is the world's largest single sector trade show. International textile machinery exhibition with 1,300 exhibitors from 43 countries and an anticipated 150,000 visitors from over 140 countries. The exhibitors are manufacturers of textile machinery and accessories in the following sectors - Spinning, nonwovens, weaving, knitting, dyeing and finishing, printing, braiding and other machinery, garment machinery, testing and measuring equipment, pneumatic equipment, transport and handling equipment for textiles, recycling equipment, software for the textile industry, dyestuffs and chemicals, colleges and associated services. Visitors to the show are companies who are users of this equipment. For the first time in the 50 year history of ITMA , ITMA 2003 will be running a strategic International Forum alongside the show. (Show currently takes place once every four years).

Just4Kids Trade Fair (Athens-Greece) Just 4 Kids is the only trade exhibition taking place in Greece specialising in children. Aiming to address the needs of the Greek market, Just 4 Kids is organised twice a year (in February and September), bringing together Greek and foreign fashion houses for children's wear. With its biannual presence, it successfully features the latest lines in children's wear for the Autumn-Winter & Spring-Summer seasons.   Eυτυχία Δεσύπρη Small+ Κυρηνείας 44 - Παπάγου 156 69 - Αθήνα τηλ: 210 6561400 fax: 210 6548102  email: ed@just4kids.gr 

  • Greece Fashion Exhibit
  • Children's Clothing Exhibit (trade show)

The KIDShow:  The KIDShow  The  newest show from Specialty Trade Shows  They offer buyers, from stores large to small, a full range of children's apparel and accessories. Infant to pre-teen apparel and accessories in all price ranges including exclusive designer names.

Le Showroom (France): Professional shows with more 60 exhibitors Designer (50% in ready to wear and et 50% accessories).  The international trade show dedicated to the women's universe, presenting a global and selective offer of collections of ready to wear and accessories.  Organisation: Picaflor sarl Tel: 00 33 1 43 72 75 37 Fax: 00 33 1 43 73 28 42 Email: contact@leshowroom.fr

Licensing International (part of Advanstar Global Licensing): Trade show for the licensing industry.  It is one of the only global marketplace dedicated to bringing together the entire licensing community under one roof, at one time each year.   For over 30 years, Licensing Expo has brought together retailers, manufacturers, brand owners and marketers looking to find new properties and brands, see the latest trends in the industry, and to initiate licensing deals. Hosting attendees from over 90 countries Advanstar also owns MAGIC.

Living Room (Japan) fashion event in Tokyo.  The show is produced by the French company Sodes, with support of the Federation Fracaise du Pret-a-Porter Feminin, also producers of Pret A Porter Paris.

MRKET NY Venue: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City, NY The exclusive show for the menswear industry, showcasing over 200 collections of the best in upscale classic and contemporary apparel and accessories collections the menswear industry has to offer. www.MRketshow.com Exhibiting: Lizette Chin, Business Journals Inc 212.710.7414 fax 212.686.6821 e-mail: lizettec@mrketplace.com Attending: Beth Cowperthwaite, Business Journals Inc 212.710.7414 fax 203.838.5028 bethc@busjour.com

MRKET LV Venue: The Venetian Resort Hotel, 3355 Las Vegas Boulevard S Las Vegas, NV The exclusive show for the menswear industry, showcasing over 200 collections of the best in upscale classic and contemporary apparel and accessories collections the menswear industry has to offer. Runs concurrently with AccessoriesTheShow and Moda Las Vegas. www.MRketshow.com Exhibiting: Lizette Chin, Business Journals Inc 212.710.7414 fax 212.686.6821 lizettec@mrketplace.com Attending: Beth Cowperthwaite, Business Journals Inc 212.710.7415 fax 203.838.5028 bethc@busjour.com

M.A.G,I.C  : (owned by Advanstar Communications) MAGIC International is one of the world's largest and most widely recognized organizer of apparel and fashion industry trade shows.   The shows encompass every facet of fashion: MAGIC for men's apparel; WWDMAGIC and femme for women's apparel; MAGIC kids for children's apparel; the edge for the progressive market; and International Fashion Fabric Exhibition and I-TexStyle for the textile and sourcing markets. "MAGIC", "WWDMAGIC", "MAGIC kids" and "the edge", known collectively as the MAGIC Marketplace, are held concurrently twice a year in Las Vegas, Nevada. femme, International Fashion Fabric Exhibition and I-Tex-Style are held in New York City. 

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MAGIC: In 2005, MAGIC occupies nearly 1 million square feet of exhibit space each show and attracts over 95,000 attendees from around the world. Buyers and sellers of men's, women's and children's apparel and accessories converge twice a year in Las Vegas for one of the most influential business events in the fashion industry.  - Men's tailored clothing and executive accessories - Men's Sportswear - Footwear - Board Sports - Casual Lifestyle - Designer - Licensing & Active - Sport - Streetwear - Young Men's - Outer Limits

MAGIC
WWDMAGIC
MAGIC kids
Sourcing Zone at MAGIC
Fabric at MAGIC
The Pool
Project Global Trade Show

For more information about MAGIC Marketplace, we have created an additional page of information.  This event is so large, we thought they deserved another page. To learn more about MAGIC visit the MAGIC Marketplace summary page or visit their site directly to learn more.

MANHATTAN VINTAGE CLOTHING SHOW
Address: 22 CENTRAL AVE. ALBANY, NEW YORK 12210
Phone # 518 434 4312 LOTY1@AOL.COM

Materials at WSA, launching in Las Vegas in February 2008, alongside The WSA Show, will further expand the breadth of this industry marketplace to include the supply chain by focusing on materials, design, components, technology and sourcing alongside the finished product, becoming easily accessible to brand and retail leaders.  The WSA Show is the world's largest and most comprehensive footwear, handbags, and accessories marketplace, offering a 360-degree viewpoint of the footwear industry.  The twice-yearly event in Las Vegas attracts more than 37,000 participants from 95 countries in 2.1 million square feet of space.  The Collections at WSA, an exclusive premium footwear and accessory show within The WSA Show, features hundreds of luxury footwear, handbag and jewelry designers from around the globe in an exclusive upscale setting.

The Merchandise Shows: Additional web site address: www.vnuexpo.com Producer of a series of four annual MERCHANDISE TRADE SHOWS on the East Coast.  In 2001, VNU Expositions merged its Variety Merchandise and ASD/AMD groups to form the Merchandise Group, the leading creator of dynamic business marketplaces for the variety and general merchandise industry.   Today, VNU Expositions's Merchandise Group produces nine trade shows in Atlantic City, New York, Orlando, and Las Vegas...including the industry's flagship event, the 7,200 booth ASD/AMD Trade Show held twice each year in Las Vegas.   Address:  770 Broadway  5th Floor New York, NY 10003  USA Phone:  800 574 9478 or 646 654 4544  Fax: 646 654 4500 Email:  Myang@vnuexpo.com  Contact: Mindy Yang, Marketin/PR

Midec (France)  Leading international shoe fair.   The shoe is for Men's , Women's and Children's footwear.

Moda Las Vegas Venue: The Venetian Resort Hotel, 3355 Las Vegas Boulevard S Las Vegas, NV An upscale trade event that provides a concise mix of carefully-juried RTW, featuring fashion resources ranging from upmarket elegant to sporty fashions in over thirty product categories. Runs concurrently with AccessoriesTheShow and MRket. www.modalasvegas.com Exhibiting: Ann Caruso-Marsh, Business Journals Inc 212.710.7442.1 fax 212.686.6821 annc@busjour.com Attending: Beth Cowperthwaite, Business Journals Inc 212.710.7443 fax 203.838.5028 bethc@busjour.com

Moda Manhattan Venue: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City, NY An upscale trade event that provides a concise mix of carefully-juried RTW, featuring fashion resources ranging from upmarket elegant to sporty fashions in over thirty product categories. Runs concurrently with AccessoriesTheShow and Fame. www.modamanhattan.com Exhibiting: Ann Caruso-Marsh, Business Journals Inc 212.710.7441.1 fax 212.686.6821 annc@busjour.com Attending: Beth Cowperthwaite, Business Journals Inc 212.710.7442 fax 203.838.5028 bethc@busjour.com

Modefabriek (Netherlands): Trade fairs for fashion, footwear and accessories for men, women and children, organized twice a year in the Western Gasworks in Amsterdam.

MOM2B Trade Show is a trade-only show dedicated to all categories in the maternity industry.  It is held twice a year in the spring and fall.  Company Address: 759 South Race Street Denver, CO 80209 303.765.5259/866.986.6622 303.796.4009 info@MOM2BTradeShow.com  Amy DeCamillis

Motexha Series Exhibitions (Dubai):  The Middle East's Premier Fashion, Textiles and Accessories Exhibition.  For 25 years the Motexha Series has been delivering prominent buyers, retailers, decision-makers, dealers and distributors from the GCC. There is no other truly international event that brings together the whole fashion industry in Dubai the hub of the Middle East. In 2002 Motexha saw participation from over 500 exhibitors from 30 countries across the globe with over 11000 visitors.  The Motexha Series serves one of the most affluent areas of the world. The oil-based economy has generated a huge demand for fashion from developed as well as developing markets.  For more details contact Darren Brechin Marketing Manager I.I.R Exhibitions PO Box 28943 Dubai, U.A.E Tel: + 971 4 3365161 ext 126  Fax: + 971 4 3360137 E-mail:dbrechin@iirdubai.com

NAMSB World Source (was managed by NSI): a global sourcing event for men's, women's and children's apparel, textiles, leather and accessories. It will bring overseas suppliers into direct contact with U.S. buyers, including importers, manufacturers and private label buyers.  NSI is a company that produces and manages trade shows, including the NAMSB Show and the New York Menswear Show (NYMS). Each of these shows takes place twice a year and are held in New York City.  The NAMSB Show is sponsored by the National Association of Men's Sportswear Buyers, Inc., a not-for-profit membership association of men's wear retailers.

The National Bridal Market (Merchandise Mart Properties Inc.): at the Chicago Apparel Center and The Merchandise Mart for The National Bridal Market. The show is the undeniable leader for the most extensive selection of bridal resources in the country. The National Bridal Market has the lines you need, the location you want and the market festivities you look forward to! Distinguished designers and manufacturers will unveil their newest gowns and accessories.  The National Bridal Market is a to-the-retail trade market specializing in leading bridal and special occasion resources for department and specialty stores. It is produced in assistance from The National Bridal Market Association. Registration requires retail businesses to provide photo i.d., business card and current retail business license.  For more information about the National Bridal Market in Chicago, we have created an additional page of information.  This event is so valuable to the bridal fashion industry, we thought the event deserved another page. To learn more about the National Bridal Market in Chicago visit the National Bridal Market - Chicago summary page or visit their site directly to learn more.

New England Apparel Club  (NEAC): NEAC is a wholesale market, open to the trade only.  New England Apparel Club sponsors the finest womens' apparel show in New England. Five shows per year, open to the trade only.  New England Apparel Club (NEAC) is a nonprofit organization with the primary objective of conducting efficient women's apparel trade shows. They also offer their member/sales representatives a variety of benefits. NEAC was founded in 1945, and has a long history of service to the apparel and accessories industries.

New York Menswear Show (NYMS) NAMSB is the National Association of Men's Sportswear Buyers, Inc., a not-for-profit membership association of men's wear retailers, with headquarters in New York City. Its members are men's wear retailers representing every type of store in every area of the country. NAMSB was founded in 1954 by retailers in response to the growth of men's sportswear as an apparel category. Its purpose was, and is, to promote the interests of men's sportswear and the men's apparel industry in general.  NSI is a company that produces and manages trade shows, including the NAMSB Show, the New York Menswear Show (NYMS), and the NAMSB Worldsource Show. Each of these shows takes place twice a year and are held in New York City.  The NAMSB Show is sponsored by the National Association of Men's Sportswear Buyers,Inc., a not-for-profit membership association of men's wear retailers.

NW APPAREL AND FOOTWEAR MATERIALS SHOW (AMERICAN CLASSIC EVENTS, INC. American Classic Events, Inc. was founded in 1995 to manage the NIKE Vendor Fair and to expand the NW Fabric Fair ( Now known as The NW Apparel and Footwear Materials Show). ACE, Inc. is proud to be the choice of many fortune 500 companies official event planer. With many years of event and trade shows experience, these companies have chosen ACE to coordinate their very special events/and or trade shows.  Address: 18037 SW Ingrid Terr. Beaverton, OR 97007 Phone # (503) 642-0977  Fax # (503) 642-9428

Off Price Show (USA): The Off-Price Specialist Center produces the acclaimed Off-Price Specialist Shows, currently held three times a year in Las Vegas and once a year in New York City. OPSC also publishes Off-Price Apparel-the only trade magazine designed specifically to meet the information needs of the off-price apparel industry. The Off-Price Specialist Shows are the premier trade shows for wholesalers and jobbers in the off-price apparel industry.

Peru Moda is a trade show of Textiles, Apparel, Footwear and Jewelry, to be held in Lima Peru. Is the main event of the peruvian fashion industry, considered as one of the most important in Latin America. This fair gathers the best of the exportable offer in textiles, apparel, footwear and accessories, manufactured by Peruvian exporters companies, and also machinery and services. Other activities such as seminars, fashion shows and folk performances make PERU MODA the perfect cultural and commercial tradeshow. Every year, PERU MODA is the principal meeting for Peruvian exporters and buyers local and foreign-. The best contacts of the Peruvian fashion industry are generated here, where we offer to the world an excellent opportunity for business and the chance to appreciate the high quality of Peruvian luxury fibers like Pima and Tang is cotton, alpaca and vicuna fibers, textile & leather footwear and ancestral hand working with materials like gold and silver. Peru offers to the world a range of products elaborated with techniques and designs that are nurtured from their past and are constantly perfected with the passing of time. Today, they work under the total quality terms. They emphasize their luxury fibers, offer an integrated industry & full package, with constant product research and development, timely delivery and giving a culture of social responsibility.

Pitti Immmagine Uomo  (Italy)
  • Pitti Uomo - men's clothing & accessories
  • Pitti Bimbo - childrens , young teens
  • Pitti Casa - home fashions: linens, textiles, furnishing accessories.
  • Pitti Modapelle - leather
  • Pitti Filati - yarns & knitting

Platform 2 Creative design and craftsmanship from around the world. Organized by the leading global fashion force FFPAPF, owner of Pret a Porter Paris and The Train.

Playtime (France) The international trade show dedicated to the children's universe, presenting a global and selective offer of more than 200 collections. A unique selection of children's ready to wear, maternity clothing, shoes, accessories, toys, furniture and design.  Organisation: Picaflor sarl

POOL Trade Show is a minimal rail trade show designed for the directional boutique market. POOL showcases many new designers each season and features a range of lifestyle products including apparel, shoes, books, home, art and music. POOL provides racks, tables, chairs and signage to all vendors. Lounge areas are set up throughout the hall for your convenience.  Acquired by Advanstar Communications (owners of MAGIC) in 2005.

Premiere Vision: fabric show set up and run by weavers; held twice a year in Paris, fall and spring.   Worldwide promotion of the clothing fabric industry.  Premiere Vision, The world's Premier Fabric showTM holds its Salon twice a year at the Parc d'Expositions, Paris-Nord Villepinte, showing the best and most creative of fabrics. Buyers and visitors come from all over the world to discover the weaver-exhibitors' new collections: in February for spring/summer collection and in September for autumn/winter.

Premium Exhibitions: Ever since its premiere in January 2003, PREMIUM's visionary concept of selection, high quality and exclusivity in a modern ambient has proven itself and indeed made a mark nationally as well as internationally. PREMIUM is providing a contemporary trade platform for choice collections, international newcomers and exclusive trend products.  In addition to a strong presence of the most important brands, PREMIUM will focus on current themes such as PREMIUM Green Luxury and PREMIUM Denims.

Pret A Porter Paris: leading womenswear fashion show.  Phone # 01 44 94 7000 Fax # 01 44 947005

Printsource New York  : Printsource New York holds three shows a year at New York's Hotel Pennsylvania, located in Manhattan's Fashion District. The event showcases hundreds of collections by international textile design studios and agents. Attendees of Printsource include fashion and home textile executives, merchandisers, product developers and designers.

The Printwear Show (NBM Shows) [formerly known as The B.I.G Show (best in graphics) ] is for the business of decorated apparel, including those who are involved with screen printing, embroidery, heat-applied graphics, digital textile printing and sublimation.

Project Global Trade Show  Launched in 2003 and held bi-annually in New York and Las Vegas , PROJECT is the foremost premium and contemporary global tradeshow where the best of the best gather to show, buy, network and define next year's trends. Now more than ever, and on a grand and global scale, sportswear collections are becoming more and more luxurious in nature. Shoppers crave refined, sophisticated and modern takes on contemporary silhouettes, and fabrications that are at once lush, edgy and comfortable. PROJECT paved the way for this reinterpretation of and the demand for the casual wardrobe, and nurtured designers both big and small all the while. What started out as a showcase of 50 brands in 2003 is now a staggering 900 plus, and features the entire lifestyle by including both leaders and newcomers in men's, women's, kids and accessories.  Revolutionizing the traditional, the PROJECT Global Tradeshow creates an atmosphere and a landscape that reflects the taste, vibe and spirit of the premium contemporary market. Unique, stylish and professional, their philosophy & aesthetic stem from the buyer's perspective and truly reflect the target market that their clients are trying to reach.  Acquired by Advanstar Communications (owners of MAGIC) in 2005. e-mail: sharifa@projectshow.com

Pure (London):  Pure is well established as the UK's largest fashion event for contemporary and directional womenswear, and attracts over 10,000 visitors who come to place orders, pick up trend information and to be inspired. The show takes place every February and August at London's Olympia, offering retailers over 800 international brands including an entire floor of accessories, plus daily catwalks and trend presentations by Drapers.  Pure is one of Europes most exciting fashion trade events.  With over 800 directional womenswear, young creative labels, footwear and accessories, buyers will find an unrivalled and diverse product offer.  Brands at Pure are strictly selected to offer retailers quality and represent the middle to high end market.  Organisers: Emap Retail, 33-39 Bowling Green Lane, London EC1R 0DA, Tel: +44 (0) 207 812 3746 /3747

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