FGI Seattle Hosts International Color Expert Leatrice Eiseman

Members and guests are invited to celebrate the launch of “The Complete Color Harmony, Pantone® Edition” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Sable Talley, Communications Chair The Fashion Group International – Seattle Region seattlefgi@gmail.com SEATTLE, WA (SEPT. 25, 2017) – The Fashion Group International – Seattle Region will host “A Colorful Evening with Leatrice Eiseman” on Thursday, October […]

FGI Seattle Announces Fall ’17 Events

FGI Seattle Announces Fall ’17 Events

The Fashion Group International – Seattle Region has announced the majority of its events for Fall 2017. As the Communications Chair for the organization, it is my job to develop print and digital marketing materials (like the ones below) and strategically promote these events through their blog and social media platforms. The Fall 2017 Eastside […]

Devon Yan, 2016 IDRS Winner, to Join 2017 Runway Show

Devon Yan, 2016 IDRS Winner, to Join 2017 Runway Show

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Cheryl Engstrom, (425) 487-0682 or cheryl@engstrompr.com Cecily Gray, (425) 460-5866 or cecily.gray@kemperdc.com 2016 IDRS Winner to Join Local Designers for Independent Designer Runway Show to Kick Off Fall Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection BELLEVUE, Wash. (August 29, 2017) – The Bellevue Collection announces today that Devon Yan, last year’s IDRS […]

Event Recap: 3rd Annual FGI Seattle Designer Showcase

Event Recap: 3rd Annual FGI Seattle Designer Showcase

FGI Seattle hosted its 3rd Annual Designer Showcase on June 22nd at Room & Board. The showcase included twenty of Seattle’s top fashion and accessory designers set up around the fabulously designed store displaying and selling items from their latest collections. In case you missed it, check out these amazing photos, compliments of Jerry Hoo […]

3rd Annual FGI Seattle Designer Showcase Participants Announced

3rd Annual FGI Seattle Designer Showcase Participants Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Sable Talley, Communications Chair The Fashion Group International – Seattle Region seattlefgi@gmail.com SEATTLE, WA (MAY 27, 2017) – The Fashion Group International – Seattle Region will host its 3rd Annual Designer Showcase at Room & Board (2675 NE University Village Street, Seattle, WA) on Thursday, June 22, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. […]

A Seat At The Table

A Seat At The Table

I have to say, all of my initiative finally paid off with this one. Since graduating from The Art Institute of Seattle, I’ve had my eye on getting into the inner circle of the Seattle chapter of Fashion Group International (mainly to help the group to develop a larger presence in the city through graphic […]

FGI Seattle SS2017 Trend Event

FGI Seattle SS2017 Trend Event

I’ve been a member of the Seattle Chapter of Fashion Group International for about a year now, but I’ve only attended two events. Recently, I decided to get more involved in the organization after receiving an email about open board member positions. So in order to stay updated on the happenings of the organization, I […]

FGI Seattle Members Networking Event

FGI Seattle Members Networking Event

Wednesday was quite a long day for me with a two-hour drive to work and a job interview. It was a pretty busy day, but thankfully I got to unwind a bit at the FGI Seattle Members Networking Event at the Nordic Heritage Museum. With a cup of wine in hand, I caught up with […]

Fall Fashion Season Is Here

Fall Fashion Season Is Here

Photography by Jami Davis from Fashion First Seattle 2015 It’s here! Fall Fashion Season has begun. Get ready for thousands of fashion-related posts flooding your social media feeds. I’m so excited! I didn’t really take advantage last year, even though I attended quite a few events. But this year, I’m ready. My calendar is all […]

Selective Networking

Selective Networking

Image courtesy of Karen Okonkwo It’s a common misconception that attending every single fashion event in your area is key to making your mark in the industry. Trust me, from my experience, that can be not only mentally and physically draining, but also financially so. While it is important to stay connected, it’s wise to […]