Industry Publications

A list of links to major industry publications

Women’s Wear Daily Online home to the leading fashion industry publication.

Men’s Week Now part of Fairchild’s WWD, formerly known as Daily News Record.

Apparel News California Apparel News provides weekly reportage of the apparel industry as well as special supplements on technology, trade shows, fiber, fabric, sourcing, lingerie, eco, denim, and more. Portal of Vogue and W magazines with detailed coverage of designer runway collections and style news with a list of job opportunities.

Fashion Industry Network A business social network for the fashion industry to share knowledge regarding fashion design, manufacturing of clothing, trend spotting etc.

WeConnectFashion A fashion industry search engine including an extensive vendor database of manufacturers, patternmakers, designers, mills, etc. The eyes and ears to the entire fashion industry, delivering fashion forecasts, trends and guides. (Formerly known as Infomat)

The Virtual Garment Center Database of manufacturers, retailers, and textile companies.

TFI: Toronto Fashion Incubator A non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and nurturing small business entrepreneurs in the Canadian fashion community.

Apparel Search Apparel industry directory providing members of the fashion industry with links to virtually every aspect of apparel, fashion, textiles, and clothing.

Dexigner A leading online portal for design related news, events, competitions, and resources. Featuring fashion design news and a fashion design directory.

The Fashion Group International A global, non-profit, professional organization with 5000 members in the fashion industry including apparel, accessories, beauty and home.

Clothesource World’s leading publisher of apparel industry resources. They publish a monthly newsletter The Source as well as Sourcing Intelligence, a comprehensive online database of apparel sourcing.

Le Book A great resource for everything from illustration, production, photography, public relations, advertising and more for New York, Paris, London and beyond.

Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) The CFDA is a not-for-profit trade association of over 300 of America’s foremost fashion and accessory designers.

Fashion Industry Sites and Publications

In the fast-paced fashion industry, it’s easy to fall behind on the latest industry trends and information. Keep your fashion industry knowledge fresh and up to date by checking in with a few industry publications. Womens Wear Daily and are the must-look places  for latest runway shows, behind the scenes scoops, and industry news […] full article »