CVCJ and FGI Chicago
Chicago Vintage Clothing and Jewelry Show is excited to collaborate with Fashion Group International Chicago Chapter at our yearly all vintage fashion event on Friday, March 2nd & Saturday, March 3rd.
You can meet some of the members at the show (including me!) and we'll have info on how to join at the show. One of our vendors, owner of Vintage Martini in Dallas is also the president of the Dallas Chapter of FGI.
You can check out the info and sign up online!
FGI is a non-profit organization and their mission statement is as follows--
The Fashion Group International is a global, non-profit, professional
organization with 5000 members in the fashion industry including
apparel, accessories, beauty, and home.
The FGI mission is to be the pre-eminent authority on the business
of fashion and design and to help its members become more effective
in their careers. To do this, FGI provides insights on major trends
in person, online and in print; access to business professionals and a
gateway to the influence fashion plays in the marketplace.
There are so many varieties of members, from pattern makers, designers, retail shop owners (0nline and physical locations), fashion buyers, fashion bloggers, students and many more. The resources they share are amazing.
This is a group I'm proud to be a part of. Joining is a way to make your business stronger by the learning you will do and people you will meet!
The Chicago Vintage Clothing and Jewelry Show will take place March 1, 3pm to 8pm, March 2, 2019. 10am to 5pm at 5649 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60660. St. Andrews Greek Orthodox Church at the corner of Hollywood and N. Sheridan Road. The official website is www.vintageclothingandjewelry.com
The 2018 Vintage Garage dates are April 22, May 20, June 17 , July 15, August 19, September 16, and October 21. There will be 100 vendors offering cool vintage and antique pieces every 3rd Sunday, April to October. Vintage Garage is located at 5051 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640. Hours are 10:00 am to 5:00 pm with a $5 admission. Official website is www.vintagegaragechicago.com.