NYC Sourcing Trip

NYC Sourcing Trip

595.00

Travel to New York City with The Cut Fashion Design Academy! If you’re a fashion designer or student looking to launch your fashion line or take it to the next level, our NYC Sourcing Field Trip is your chance to learn, to make connections, and to be inspired.

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Join Liza Deyrmenjian, fashion industry expert and owner of The Cutting Room and FBA360, on a guided sourcing tour through some of New York City’s most prominent garment production factories. Tour participants will receive the opportunity to meet and speak with factories that specialize in wovens, knits, bathing suits, leather accessories, purses, bags, and belts. Visit downtown showrooms and studios, meet with top sales reps and PR firms, and source fabrics from the garment district.

Learn how to source in New York City and receive vendor contacts who are available to work with you from anywhere in the world!

During the tour, participants will receive the following:

  • 6 factory contacts (knits, wovens, couture, swim, wedding dress, cashmere knits)

  • 2 pattern maker contacts

  • 2 sample house contacts

  • Over 3 dozen fabric contacts for small minimums to production size yardage

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity! Only 8 spots available per tour. Sign up below to secure your slot, we have trips going in Dec 2018 and June 2019.

Tour Itinerary (December 10th & 11th, 2018):

Day 1 (Dec 10)

  • Meet top pattern maker who works with Elizabeth and James, The Row, DVF, Cynthia Rowley, and more

  • Visit a selection of factories that specialize in wovens and knits, ready to wear, contemporary, wedding and couture dresses, swim suits, bags, and leather accessories (purse, leash, wallet, belts)

  • Walk the garment district (fabric sourcing)

  • Visit Mood Fabrics

  • Free time

Day 2 (Dec 11)

  • Fabric sourcing for wools, knits, novelty fabrics and trims including zipper, buttons and hardware

  • PR Agency/ sales Rep

  • Lunch

  • Free time

Tour Itinerary (June 13 & 14 2019):

Day 1 (June 13)

  • Meet top pattern maker who works with Elizabeth and James, The Row, DVF, Cynthia Rowley, and more

  • Visit a selection of factories that specialize in wovens and knits, ready to wear, contemporary, wedding and couture dresses, swim suits, bags, and leather accessories (purse, leash, wallet, belts)

  • Walk the garment district (fabric sourcing)

  • Visit Mood Fabric

  • Free time

Day 2 (June 14)

  • Fabric sourcing for wools, knits, novelty fabrics and trims including zipper, buttons and hardware

  • PR agency /Sales Rep

  • Lunch

  • Free time

Tour Cost:

2 Day Option (Dec or June)

  • $395 USD or $595 CAD (Payment will be taken in Canadian Dollar)

  • Includes all tour excursions

  • Tour participants are responsible for their own airfare, hotel, transportation, and all food costs (breakfast, lunch & dinner)

Please note: Travel Insurance is mandatory for all attendees and you must show proof of purchase to attend prior to leaving.

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Instructor: Liza Deyrmenjian

Liza has helped hundreds of fashion and lifestyle entrepreneurs build million dollar businesses, many of which have been featured in major publications and on national television shows such as Oprah and Good Morning America. Liza knows how to get things done and make things happen.