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News Update – December 2010

 

TCF Global monthly newsletters deliver exclusive industry updates, and keep you informed of the latest events and news within the Textile Clothing and Footwear industry. Members of TCF Global are welcome and encouraged to send in news to be considered for newsletter releases. For more info or to subscribe, kindly email us at info@tcfglobal.com

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ACCOMODATION / TRAVEL SPONSORSHIP

AVAILABLE FOR BUYING MISSIONS TO WORLD BOUTIQUE and HONG KONG FASHION WEEK 2011

TCF Global are hosting buying missions to the World Boutique and Hong Kong Fashion Week in January 2011 on behalf of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council. The buying mission will provide the opportunity for eligible firms to apply for a complimentary accommodation package to attend the prestige event which will be focused on the 2011 Fall/Winter season.

LAST CHANCE TO APPLY To be considered for an accommodation sponsorship to Hong Kong between the 17th and 20th of January 2011, please contact carol.hanlon@tcfglobal.com

SWIMSHOW Australia 2011 – 24th-26th February 2011

Showcasing a juried assortment of the southern hemispheres best brands brought together for the boutique swimwear and resort wear markets. Expressions of interest are invited: info@tcfglobal.com

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL FASHION WEEK, 3 March to 6 MARCH 2011The 13th annual and newly rebranded Miami Beach International Fashion Week will take place March 3 to March 6, 2011 at the Miami Beach Convention Center Hall. The venue will be transformed into a State of the Art ‘Fashion City’ built to house all fashion shows, exhibitions and sponsor lounges as the world’s fashion elite flock to Miami Beach to participate in this world class event. For more information contact info@tcfglobal.com

L’ORÉAL FASHION FESTIVAL – 14 March to 20 March 2011Embracing Australian fashion, creativity and commercial innovation – L’ORÉAL Melbourne Fashion Festival is once again excited to reveal a high calibre of International guests at LMFF 2011 including Melissa George, Jefferson Hack, David Jones and Mikael Shiller. To find out more, contact info@tcfglobal.com

INTERTEXTILE BEIJING APPAREL FABRICS – 30 March to 1 April 2011More than 1100 exhibitors expected on 50,000 sqm of trade space. Intertextile Beijing is the No. 1 trade fair for apparel fabrics and accessories manufacturers and suppliers wanting to reach China’s north and north-east region. For more information contact info@tcfglobal.com

AUSTRALIAN CANVAS and SYNTHETIC PRODUCTS ASSOCIATION TRADE EXPO on 23-25 July 2011 Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour Includes a trade exhibition, networking events, announcement of the Awards for Excellence winners and many industry related workshops. contact info@tcfglobal.com

WORLDWIDE SOURCING PLATFORMS FOR LINGERIE AND BEACHWEAR: Interfiliere Paris – 22-24 January – www.interfiliere.com | HongKong Mode Lingerie – 30-31 March – www.hongkong-mode-lingerie.com | Shanghai Mode Lingerie – 18-19 October – www.shanghai-mode-lingerie.com

OPPORTUNITIES

Are you a MANUFACTURER willing to increase your network? Please send your area of interest and expertise to info@tcfglobal.com

ACCESS A NETWORK OF TRUSTED SUPPLIERS WITH YOUR IPHONE!

Download the HONG KONG TDC Mobile application to your iPhone and get market intelligence updates on the go! HKTDC Mobile application is enriched with Market News categorised by region, industry or topic. You can bookmark news or share it with your friends via Facebook, Twitter or email allowing you to source on the go.

Features include: Online Marketplace – Source from 120,000 quality suppliers – Market News – Insightful market intelligence by region / industry / topic / HKTDC research – Fairs – Browse the HKTDC trade fairs list – Download now

Browse the HKTDC, Trade Promotion Organisation, eMagazines for FREE

To register and get the link contact info@tcfglobal.com

NEWS

DATABASE UPDATE – If you have moved or changed your phone/email contact details please remember to let us know. Email us at info@tcfglobal.com

SEND US YOUR NEWS

TCF Global members are welcome to forward events, articles or information to be considered for our TCF Global newsletters please email info@tcfglobal.com

 

Season’s greetings to all, take care, and see you all in 2011!

 

Regards

Carol H, Clarisse, Carol W, Denice, Karla, Geoffrey, Marg and the team

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News Update – September 2010

 

TCF Global monthly newsletters deliver exclusive industry updates, and keep you informed of the latest events and news within the Textile Clothing and Footwear industry. Members of TCF Global are welcome and encouraged to send in news to be considered for newsletter releases. For more info or to subscribe, kindly email us at info@tcfglobal.com

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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF FASHION INCUBATORS
Call for Paper available. If you haven’t received it yet, contact Clarisse

HONG KONG FASHION WEEK for Fall Winter & WORLD BOUTIQUE – 17-20 January 2010
World Boutique, Hong Kong features designers’ collections and brands from around the world. It is held concurrently with the Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter, world’s second largest and Asia’s largest fashion event.
Join us on the TCFWA Buying info@tcfwa.com”>Clarisse

LE CUIR A PARIS – February, 2011www.lecuiraparis.com Exciting opportunity of sponsored exhibition space for emerging leather designers (conditions apply). Contact Clarisse

WORLDWIDE SOURCING PLATFORMS FOR LINGERIE AND BEACHWEAR:
Shanghai Mode Lingerie – 19-20 October – www.shanghai-mode-lingerie.com

SWIMSHOW Australia 2011 – 24th-26th February 2011 Showcasing a juried assortment of the southern hemispheres best brands brought together for the boutique swimwear and resort wear markets. Expressions of interest are invited: info@swimshowaustralia.com

OPPORTUNITIES

Designer Launch PAD Fashion Show – Oct 15-17th – Los Angeles, CA
This is YOUR chance to earn YOUR Spot on the Runway at the FBI Designer Launch Pad Fashion Show! Your Clothing Line will be printed up in the media, and since the FBI Designer Launch Pad Fashion Show is conveniently held during LA Fashion Market Week in October, your collection will gain maximum exposure to buyers! Submit your Line Sheets, and/or website for review for the upcoming Fashion Designer Launch Pad Fashion Show to Clarisse

Browse the HKTDC, Trade Promotion Organisation, eMagazines for FREE
To register and get the link contact info@tcfwa.com

NEWS

LE CUIR A PARIS INVITING NEW LABELS
Good Luck to MARTINI + COZ showcasing at LE CUIR A PARIS – 14/16 September If you have like them you would like the opportunity to showcase your leather collection in Paris in the Designer’s Village, contact Clarisse

FASHION EXPOSED LAUNCHING NEW LABELS
Good Luck to the Exciting Australian designers that have been showcasing in the TCF Australia stand at Fashion Exposed Melbourne – 29-31 August:
Deidaa – Samita (VIC)
Betty Sugar Clothing – Betty Tran (WA)
Kiss me Quick – Simone Wale (WA)
Paro Paro – Faye Maramara (NSW)
2t Designs – Paul Bennett (NSW)
Poco Loco – Leo Nye (WA)
Maripossa Jewellery & Accessories – Lauren Besser (VIC)
Little Gracie – Ebony Harding (WA)
Bisi Designs – Briony Arnold (WA)

ACCESS A NETWORK OF TRUSTED SUPPLIERS WITH YOUR IPHONE!
Download the HONG KONG TDC Mobile application to your iPhone and get market intelligence updates on the go! HKTDC Mobile application is enriched with Market News categorised by region, industry or topic. You can bookmark news or share it with your friends via Facebook, Twitter or email allowing you to source on the go. Features include: Online Marketplace – Source from 120,000 quality suppliers – Market News – Insightful market intelligence by region / industry / topic / HKTDC research – Fairs – Browse the HKTDC trade fairs list – Download now

TITAS 2010 Exhibitor Series Report— Taiwan Paiho – A Green and Innovative Textile Pioneer

 

Regards
Carol, Clarisse, Tarra and the team

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News Update – July 2010

 

TCF Global monthly newsletters deliver exclusive industry updates, and keep you informed of the latest events and news within the Textile Clothing and Footwear industry. Members of TCF Global are welcome and encouraged to send in news to be considered for newsletter releases. For more info or to subscribe, kindly email us at info@tcfglobal.com

INTERNATIONAL TRADE EVENTS

FASHION EXPOSED – 29-31 August 2010
Australia’s premier trade fashion event. www.fashionexposed.com

Taipei IN Style 2010 – 27 – 29 August – www.taipeiinstyle.com

LE CUIR A PARIS – 14-16 Sept 2010 – www.lecuiraparis.com
Exciting opportunity of sponsored exhibition space (conditions apply). Contact info@tcfwa.com

Couture Fashion Week
10-12 September 2010, New York City

WORLDWIDE SOURCING PLATFORMS FOR LINGERIE AND BEACHWEAR:
Interfiliere Paris – 4-6 September – www.interfiliere.com
Shanghai Mode Lingerie – 19-20 October – www.shanghai-mode-lingerie.com

For further international fashion events visit www.tcfglobal.com

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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF FASHION INCUBATORS
Call for Paper available. If you haven’t received it yet, contact Clarisse at info@tcfglobal.com

CHICAGO FASHION INCUBATOR at Macy’s on State street
Wednesday 21st July10am-noon Join CFI2010 Designers In Residence for a Meet and Greet open house. Venue: The Chicago Fashion Incubator, 111 N. State Street 11th Floor, Chicago, USA

OPPORTUNITIES

Studio Space Available in NYC
Join NYDesigns’ talented multi-disciplinary community! Four design studios/offices at affordable rents, available NOW. Please contact Frederick John at 718.663.8404 or visit www.nydesigns.org

Project FUNDway Scholarship Announcement
by DCFF education and training division to assist young men and women for outstanding academic achievement and commitment to the practice of Fashion Design. Scholarships are available for men and women who plan to pursue academic and career goals within the fashion industry. Click here to get application here. Application postmark deadline is Wednesday, August 25, 2010. Scholarship is open to District of Columbia, Maryland & Virginia students.

Browse the HKTDC, Trade Promotion Organisation, eMagazines for FREE
To register and get the link contact info@tcfwa.com

NEWS

LECUIRAPARIS – New Colour card in leather
With its finger firmly on the fashion pulse, LE CUIR A PARIS has made a name for itself as the leading show for the material and colour trends for the new season. To improve the fashion information that is on offer there, the organizers have put in place a new tool that is available to professionals: The Leather Colour Card, exclusive to LE CUIR A PARIS – autumn-winter 11-12. For further information: info@lecuiraparis.com

HOW BIG IS YOUR FOOTPRINT?
NYDesigns, with generous funding from the New York State Energy Research Development Authority (NYSERDA), has developed an Embedded Energy Calculator to assist designers in making sustainable, impactful decisions in their creative process. They’re beta-testing this summer and they need your input. The Calculator is an online application that’s easy to use and easier to appreciate. Visit nydesigns to learn more.

Database Update – If you have moved or changed your phone/email contact details please remember to let us know. Email us at info@tcfwa.com

 

TCF Australia members are welcome to forward events, articles or information to be considered for our TCFWA newsletters please email them to info@tcfwa.com

 

Regards

Carol, Clarisse, Tarra and the team

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News Update – April 2010

 

TCF Global monthly newsletters deliver exclusive industry updates, and keep you informed of the latest events and news within the Textile Clothing and Footwear industry. Members of TCF Global are welcome and encouraged to send in news to be considered for newsletter releases. For more info or to subscribe, kindly email us at info@tcfglobal.com

INTERNATIONAL TRADE EVENTS

HONG KONG FASHION WEEK – 5-8 July 2010
Fashion Industry Prepares to Unveil New Season Trends at HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer 2011. Join us on the TCFWA Buying Mission and get Free Accommodation (conditions apply). Contact info@tcfwa.com

INDIA INTERNATIONAL GARMENT FAIR –12-14 July 2010-www.indiaapparelfair.com
Join us on the TCFWA Buying Mission and get Free Airfare + Accommodation (conditions apply). Contact info@tcfwa.com

LE CUIR A PARIS – 14-16 Sept 2010 – www.lecuiraparis.com
Exciting opportunity of sponsored exhibition space (conditions apply). Contact info@tcfwa.com

Taipei IN Style 2010 – 27 – 29 August – www.taipeiinstyle.com

PERUMODA – April 28-30 – www.perumoda.com

WORLDWIDE SOURCING PLATFORMS FOR LINGERIE AND BEACHWEAR:
HongKong Mode Lingerie – 30-31 March – www.hongkong-mode-lingerie.com
Interfiliere Paris – 4-6 September – www.interfiliere.com
Shanghai Mode Lingerie – 19-20 October – www.shanghai-mode-lingerie.com

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ISLANDS OF THE WORLD FASHION WEEK 2010 – 4th – 6th November, Nassau
The third edition of the award-winning Islands of the World Fashion Week will continue the legacy of introducing stunning creations from both established designers and novices in the spectacular setting of The Bahamas. The “mosaic of cultures” takes on poignant significance this year as we draw attention to the phoenix rising out of the ashes of the devastation of the island-nation of Haiti, the on-going relief efforts and rebuilding initiatives for a sustainable Haiti with the production of Fashion Cares for Haiti: The Relief Benefit Fashion Show. More info www.islandsfashionweek.com

OPPORTUNITIES

DESIGNER LAUNCHPAD RUNAWAY SHOW – 15 June 2010
Presented by FOCUS Apparel & Accessories Show and Fashion Business Inc (Los Angeles) during the LA Fashion Market. For runaway show consideration contact carol.hanlon@tcfwa.com

DESIGN COMPETITION: STUDY FASHION IN PARIS
Calling all students of fashion, budding fashionistas & style interpreters: Check out the PAA/ITAA Fashion Design Competition and spend four months in PARIS! PARIS AMERICAN ACADEMY, in association with the ITAA, is offering an opportunity to study in its prestigious and comprehensive FASHION PROGRAM. Taking place in the spring or fall semester, this course will provide an unrivaled experience set in the heart of culture and the city of style, Paris. Visit www.parisamericanacademy.fr for more details

2010 CITY OF TOWNSVILLE $10,000 INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARDS
International search to discover talented designers of all of all ages & nationalities whom wish to establish themselves in the fashion industry. They may be a registered label designer, a student studying fashion in a TAFE Institute or design academy or a talented high school student studying home economics. More information Youth Fashion Expressions Inc www.fashionbash.com.au – All Sponsorship Enquiries: 042 888 7114

Browse the HKTDC, Trade Promotion Organisation, eMagazines for FREE
To register and get the link contact info@tcfwa.com

Database Update – If you have moved or changed your phone/email contact details please remember to let us know. Email us at info@tcfglobal.com

 

TCF Australia members are welcome to forward events, articles or information to be considered for our TCFWA newsletters please email them to info@tcfwa.com

 

Regards

Carol, Sarita, Clarisse and the team

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News Update – February 2010

 

TCF Global monthly newsletters deliver exclusive industry updates, and keep you informed of the latest events and news within the Textile Clothing and Footwear industry. Members of TCF Global are welcome and encouraged to send in news to be considered for newsletter releases. For more info or to subscribe, kindly email us at info@tcfglobal.com

INTERNATIONAL TRADE EVENTS

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL FASHION WEEK, March 2010
Calling for any fashion, jewellery or accessory designers who may be interested in showcasing their Spring/Summer Collections in March. The event is well supported by an international audience and provides participating designers a global platform for both media and sales exposure. Ask for participation guidelines and event costs. For a Designer Information pack contact Sylma Cabrera puresoul.au@gmail.com

ACASPA TRADE EXPO on the Gold Coast at RACV Royal Pines Resort – 29-31 May 2010
Includes a trade exhibition, networking events, announcement of the Awards for Excellence winners and many industry related workshops. Contact Ana Drougas, Australian Canvas and Synthetic Products Association, 1300 555 787 or office@acaspa.com.au www.acaspa.com.au

WORLDWIDE SOURCING PLATFORMS FOR LINGERIE AND BEACHWEAR:
HongKong Mode Lingerie – 30-31 March – www.hongkong-mode-lingerie.com
Interfiliere Paris – 4-6 September – www.interfiliere.com
Shanghai Mode Lingerie – 19-20 October – www.shanghai-mode-lingerie.com

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BEST WISHES FOR THE YEAR OF THE TIGER
The TCF GLOBAL team wishes you a prosperous New Year.

FASHION BUSINESS, INC FEATURED AT MAGIC SEMINAR SERIES, Las Vegas – 16-18 Feb
All Seminars are Free to Attendees. Please keep checking the MAGIConline.com website for details on location of each Seminar.

L’OREAL MELBOURNE FASHION FESTIVAL 2010 HERALD SUN MARKETING BREAKFAST
A breakfast session on the future of marketing: Paul Bennett, a world renowned ideas guru at globally leading creative group IDEO will explore the new marketing mix: consumer-centric, ground-up, experimental and provocative. Thursday March 18, 7.30am – 9.00am, Venue: Grand Ballroom, Sofitel Melbourne On Collins. Cost: $105.00 (incl. GST)

OPPORTUNITIES

WALKING TOUR OF THE Los Angeles FASHION DISTRICT
On February 10 participate to the full-day walking tour in Los Angeles, USA, designed for start-up and growing apparel business owners who want exposure to valuable resources and connections to industry experts. For more information contact info@fashionbizinc.org or visit www.fashionbizinc.org

Browse the HKTDC, Trade Promotion Organisation, eMagazines for FREE
To register and get the link contact info@tcfwa.com

NEWS

Pink Fashion Rocks! in Washington DC, USA
Join GWFCC for a night of Fashion and Fundraising. Each of the participating fashion designers have created a signature garment to don the Pink Fashion, Rocks! runway. From hot pink accessories to elegant couture and everything in between, the pink garments will be available for silent auction immediately following the runway and live music show. Tickets are ON SALE, contact info@pinkjamsdc.com

Database Update – If you have moved or changed your phone/email contact details please remember to let us know. Email us at info@tcfglobal.com

 

TCF Australia members are welcome to forward events, articles or information to be considered for our TCFWA newsletters please email them to info@tcfwa.com

 

Regards

Carol, Sarita, Clarisse and the team

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News Update – January 2010

 

TCF Global monthly newsletters deliver exclusive industry updates, and keep you informed of the latest events and news within the Textile Clothing and Footwear industry. Members of TCF Global are welcome and encouraged to send in news to be considered for newsletter releases. For more info or to subscribe, kindly email us at info@tcfglobal.com

INTERNATIONAL TRADE EVENTS

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL FASHION WEEK, March 2010
Calling for any fashion, jewellery or accessory designers who may be interested in showcasing their Spring/Summer Collections in March. The event is well supported by an international audience and provides participating designers a global platform for both media and sales exposure. Ask for participation guidelines and event costs. For a Designer Information pack contact Sylma Cabrera puresoul.au@gmail.com

NEW YORK COUTURE FASHION WEEK FW 10/11 – February 12-14th 2010
Thanks to special the partnership between the magazine “BOOK MODA” & “NY COUTURE FASHION WEEK”, 5 designers/Couturiers will benefit of the unique possibility to have a Fashion show in NEW YORK, at a very interesting & affordable budget (impossible to obtain if organized independently!); a great benefit for entering the “higher niche” of the USA market. www.bookmoda.comwww.couturefashionweek.com Designers willing to apply: email BOOK MODA at tradexx@hotmail.com with “New York Couture Fashion Week” in the subject line for more information & details on the special term.

ACASPA TRADE EXPO on the Gold Coast at RACV Royal Pines Resort – 29-31 May 2010
Includes a trade exhibition, networking events, announcement of the Awards for Excellence winners and many industry related workshops. Contact Ana Drougas, Australian Canvas and Synthetic Products Association, 1300 555 787 or office@acaspa.com.au www.acaspa.com.au

WORLDWIDE SOURCING PLATFORMS FOR LINGERIE AND BEACHWEAR:
HongKong Mode Lingerie – 30-31 March – www.hongkong-mode-lingerie.com
Interfiliere Paris – 4-6 September – www.interfiliere.com
Shanghai Mode Lingerie – 19-20 October – www.shanghai-mode-lingerie.com

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INTERNATIONAL FASHION CONFERENCE HEADS TO PERTH
Carol Hanlon, Founding Manager of TCFWA, Designedge Fashion Incubator and Belmont BEC is delighted to announce that the 3rd International Conference of Fashion Incubators will be held in Perth, September 2011 during the staging of Perth Fashion Festival.
The International Conference will offer new opportunities for fashion business educators and fashion trade events from around the globe to network, discuss best practice and expand global designer marketing and promotional opportunities. The event will also launch an International Fashion Incubator Organisation that will form strategic alliances, share networks and develop new opportunities for Fashion Incubators and its designer members. Download the FlyerRead the Media Release

OPPORTUNITIES

WALKING TOUR OF THE Los Angeles FASHION DISTRICT
On February 10 participate to the full-day walking tour in Los Angeles, USA, designed for start-up and growing apparel business owners who want exposure to valuable resources and connections to industry experts. For more information contact info@fashionbizinc.org or visit www.fashionbizinc.org

POWERHOUSE MUSEUM INTERNATIONAL LACE AWARD: LOVE LACE
The award seeks to challenge conventional notions of lace and its application in the areas of fashion, the built environment and digital multi media. The work must be original and reflect the artist’s identity and cultural origins. The overall winner will be presented with $20,000 and there are five other prizes of $4,000 including an Australian and New Zealand student prize. Finalists’ work will be displayed in an exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney from July/August 2011. Contact: www.powerhousemuseum.com/lace/

NEWS

MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN (MAD)
in New York will display Australian Designs at the Museum’s Gift Store in May 2010.

FASHION BUSINESS INCORPORATED SPOTLIGHT: FindFashionRep.com
FindFashionRep.com provides designers and manufacturers with the information they need to make informed decisions when looking for sales representation in the USA. Using the service is very simple. A designer or manufacturer logs into the site, answers a few questions about the type of product, the target market, price points, etc. It may take several tries to find the right rep, but once the designer or manufacturer selects a rep they will receive contact information, price points and product descriptions of the other lines. Visit www.findfashionrep.com

Database Update – If you have moved or changed your phone/email contact details please remember to let us know. Email us at info@tcfglobal.com

 

TCF Australia members are welcome to forward events, articles or information to be considered for our TCFWA newsletters please email them to info@tcfwa.com

 

Regards

Carol, Sarita, Clarisse and the team

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