Take a sneak peek into the LA FASHION DISTRICT!
Fabric Shopping Tour
WALKING FABRIC SHOPPING TOUR!
When: Saturday, March 9, 2019
Time: 10AM-4PM (end time may change depending on business hours)
Price: $59 EARLY BIRD (January 1, 2019 - February 1, 2019)
$79 Regular Price (February 2 ,2019 -March 3, 2019)
Location Meetup: CalMart (in the Lobby/1st floor by the escalators)
110 E. 9th St. Los Angeles
Fabric Shopping Tour
Do you wish you knew where to go for fabric and supplies in the LA garment district without feeling overwhelmed? Join Patricia, fashion design instructor of Haute Fashion Studio and the online Academy of Couture Dressmaking for a walking fabric shopping tour to the LA Fashion District! We'll meet at the heart of the garment district on 9th street for a walking tour of some of Patricia's go-to fabric, notion and supply vendors. Come to make new friends and network with other aspiring fashion designers and sewing enthusiasts. Gets lots of tips during the excursion from learning how to properly select fabrics for your designs and sewing projects. You can ask as many questions as you like during the tour! We'll make a stop at the FIDM museum to see the current exhibit for inspiration before continuing on with our tour. Bring your questions, sketches, and anything that you like to get some guidance on. Lunch will be on your own. There are a variety of small cafes where you can grab something to eat.
Recommended: Bring cash and wear comfy walking shoes! Most of the vendors are close to each other in distance. You can also negotiate a better price if you pay in cash.
What you'll see on the fabric tour:
Couture/ Fancy fabrics/Silks Vendors
Casual/Ready to Wear fabrics
Feather & Decorative Trims Vendors
Sewing/Fashion Design Supply Vendors
FIDM Museum Exhibit
The opportunity to ask questions and get guidance!
*Max attendees: 10
This Fabric Shopping Tour is perfect for:
Aspiring Fashion Designers, Fashion Students, Dressmakers, Sewing enthusiasts and Fashion Designers who are focused on starting their own business.
**Price DOES NOT include lunch, parking, transportation & hotel accommodations.
Underground parking is available at the CalMart as well as other parking lots around the garment district. There are also restrooms available at the CalMart if you choose to park there.
Get the early bird rate and save $20. Sale ends