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American Apparel & Footwear Association
Representing more than 1,000 world famous name brands, the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) is the trusted public policy and political voice of the apparel and footwear industry, its management and shareholders, its four million U.S. workers, and its contribution of $361 billion in annual U.S. retail sales.
associations  ApparelDesign  TextileDesign  networking 
august 2014 by risdcareers
TextileWeb is a searchable web site for and about the textile industry. There are links to textile manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers (mostly US), information on fabric formation, dyes and chemicals, equipment and accessories and links to education centers and textile associations & organizations.
TextileDesign  Directories  Manufacturing  Associations  Sourcing  firms 
november 2010 by risdcareers
FiberSource: The Manufactured Fiber Industry
Manufactured fibers have a wide variety of uses, many of which are not always immediately obvious. In addition to such traditional uses as apparel and home furnishings, manufactured fibers are also important for geotextiles, industrial belts and filters, tire cord, building construction, medical implants, and aviation. They also form the basis for the today's high-tech composite materials that offer light weight, high-performance alternatives to metals.
TextileDesign  Associations  fiber  Resources  MaterialScience  trade  education  Directories 
november 2010 by risdcareers
Society of Dyers and Colourists
We have a new visual identity. Our new identity is evolutionary, rather than revolutionary, enabling us to move forward into the 21st century, whilst honoring our incredible heritage.
TextileDesign  Associations  UK  education  training  Publication  blogs  Resources 
november 2010 by risdcareers
ITMA Showtime (International Textile Market Association)
International Textile Market Association (ITMA) is a non-profit business association, founded in 1990 to promote its members, their professionalisms and to foster a fair working environment. This objective is pursued primarily through Showtime.
TextileDesign  Associations  conference  Directories  education  Business  Nonprofits  Design 
november 2010 by risdcareers
International Textile Manufacturers Federation
The International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF) is an international Association for the world’s textile industries, dedicated to keeping its world-wide membership constantly informed through surveys, studies and publications and through the organization of annual conferences, participating in the evolution of the industry’s value chain and publishing considered opinions on future trends and international developments.
TextileDesign  Associations  Publication  conference  Resources 
november 2010 by risdcareers
Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh / Fiberart International
Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Inc. is a nonprofit, member supported organization that promotes the appreciation of fiber art and fosters its development and continuation.
TextileDesign  PA  Associations  fiber  MaterialScience  Exhibitions  Resources  blogs 
november 2010 by risdcareers
National Textile Association
The National Textile Association is the nation's oldest and largest association of fabric-forming companies. Our members knit and weave fabric in the U.S.; supply fibers, yarns to the fabric-forming industry; or supply other materials or services to the American textile industry.
TextileDesign  Associations  Manufacturing  blogs  Directories  Business 
november 2010 by risdcareers
Textile Source
Find Textiles Companies and Fabrics by Searching our Global Directory.
Search the textile companies in our database which contains information supplied by thousands of wholesale textile and fabric companies from around the world.
TextileDesign  Resources  Sourcing  Directories  International  Associations  Best  FineArts 
november 2010 by risdcareers
Textile Society of America
The Textile Society of America, Inc. provides an international forum for the exchange and dissemination of information about textiles worldwide, from artistic, cultural, economic, historic, political, social, and technical perspectives.
TextileDesign  Associations  Resources  Conservation  Forums  conference  Publication  fiber  Community 
november 2010 by risdcareers
The Textile Institute - The worldwide professional association for ...
The Textile Institute is a unique organisation in textiles, clothing and footwear.The Institute has individual and corporate members in up to 80 countries, the membership covers all sectors and all disciplines in textiles, clothing and footwear. Within the global textiles, clothing and footwear industries the aim of the Institute is to facilitate learning, to recognise achievement , to reward excellence and to disseminate information.
TextileDesign  ApparelDesign  FootwearDesign  International  JobBoards  Associations  Canada  Artists  Directories 
november 2010 by risdcareers
Surface Design Association
The mission of Surface Design Association is to increase awareness, understanding, and appreciation of textiles in the art and design communities as well as in the general public.
SurfaceDesign  Craft  Associations  Directories  JobBoards  Galleries  TextileDesign  conference  Resources  Publication  FineArts 
november 2010 by risdcareers
Handweavers Guild of America, Inc.
Founded in 1969 to inspire creativity and encourage excellence in the fiber arts, the Handweavers Guild of America, Inc., brings together weavers, spinners, dyers, basketmakers, fiber artists and educators. HGA provides educational programs, conferences, and an award-winning quarterly publication, Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot, to its members as it seeks to increase awareness of and appreciation for the fiber arts.
Craft  fiber  TextileDesign  Associations  Blogs  GA  Magazines  Exhibitions  education  conference 
november 2010 by risdcareers
Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh / Fiberart International
Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Inc. is a nonprofit, member supported organization that promotes the appreciation of fiber art and fosters its development and continuation.
TextileDesign  Associations  Craft  fiber  SurfaceDesign  Exhibitions 
november 2010 by risdcareers
AATCC Online
AATCC is the world’s leading not-for-profit association serving textile professionals since 1921. AATCC is headquartered in Research Triangle Park, N.C., USA, providing test method development, quality control materials, and professional networking for thousands of members in 60 countries throughout the world.
TextileDesign  Associations  Nonprofits  JobBoards  Sourcing  Publication  NC  Resources 
november 2010 by risdcareers
ACT: Association for Contract Textiles
ACT is a professional trade association comprised of companies involved in the design, development, production and promotion of textiles for commercial interiors.
TextileDesign  Associations  InteriorArchitecture 
november 2010 by risdcareers
American Fiber Manufacturers Association
The American Fiber Manufacturers Association, Inc. (AFMA) is the trade association for U.S. companies that manufacture synthetic and cellulosic fibers.
TextileDesign  Associations  Resources  trade  MaterialScience 
november 2010 by risdcareers
ITMA Showtime (International Textile Market Association)
International Textile Market Association (ITMA) is a non-profit business association. Objective is pursued primarily through Showtime. Members of the International Textile Market Association are converters, mills, tanneries, and trimmings manufacturers who supply the home furnishing industry; The largest organized group of decorative covering suppliers in the western hemisphere.
TextileDesign  Associations  conference  Directories 
november 2010 by risdcareers
Color Association of the United States
Founded in 1915, The Color Association of The United States creates and delivers global color intelligence across industries. A membership based organization headquartered in New York City, The Color Association serves as forecast agent, specialized educator, and trusted advisor to color professionals whose responsibility is to ensure marketplace success for their color decisions in the realm of brand identity, product, service, communications, and spatial environments
Craft  Associations  blogs  Resources  Business  Design  TextileDesign  ApparelDesign 
november 2010 by risdcareers
Costume Society of America
The Costume Society of America advances the global understanding of all aspects of dress and appearance. Our purpose is to stimulate scholarship and encourage study in the rich and diverse field of costume; disseminate information on dress and appearance; raise the profile and credibility of the field of costume; network among our members and with other people and organizations having costume interests; manage and govern the organization to serve the membership.
ApparelDesign  TextileDesign  CostumeDesign  Associations  Resources  JobBoards  Grants  Training  Design 
september 2010 by risdcareers
Costume Designers Guild
The Costume Designers Guild promotes the research, artistry and technical expertise in the field of film and television Costume Design. You may search the Membership Directory to identify designers working in the field. You will also find a Gallery of work created by their members and an Industry Links button for identifying companies in this field.
ApparelDesign  Associations  Resources  Training  JobBoards  CostumeDesign  TextileDesign 
september 2010 by risdcareers
SEAMSonline- The National Association for the Sewn Products Industry
SEAMS is a not-for-profit organization comprised of manufacturing and contract manufacturing companies in the sewn products industry.
ApparelDesign  TextileDesign  Associations  Business  Resources  Directories  firms  Nonprofits 
september 2010 by risdcareers
Crafts America Shows
Crafts America LLC, a top independent presenter of fine craft shows nationally since 1987, is recognized for both the quality of artists exhibiting and appealing ambiance of its shows. Each year artists compete by jury for places at three prestigious venues.
JewelryMetalsmithing  Glass  TextileDesign  ceramics  FurnitureDesign  Associations  conference  ArtFairs  Exhibitions  Craft  craftshows 
august 2010 by risdcareers
Now in its fourth year, CRAFTBOSTON is the premiere New England exhibition and sale of contemporary craft. The show features 175 of the most outstanding artists of our time, showcasing one-of-a-kind and limited-edition pieces in baskets, ceramics, decorative fiber, wearables, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper and wood.
JewelryMetalsmithing  ceramics  Glass  Boston  MA  Exhibitions  conference  ArtFairs  TextileDesign  Associations  FurnitureDesign  Craft  craftshows 
august 2010 by risdcareers
American Craft
Americancraft.com was designed by The Rosen Group with artists and craft retailers in mind, to be used as an educational resource and an introduction into the business of American Craft art.
JewelryMetalsmithing  Associations  Resources  Business  Craft  TextileDesign  tradeshow 
august 2010 by risdcareers
International Furnishings and Design IFDA
The International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA) is the only all-industry association whose members provide services and products to the furnishings and design industry. Use the IFDA Chapters button to connect to members and events in various cities in the US.
InteriorArchitecture  Associations  Business  Resources  FurnitureDesign  TextileDesign  conference  Directories 
august 2010 by risdcareers
LIMA - The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association
Provides support serves and information to find professionals to help navigate the many challenges and opportunities in today's licensing industry.
IndustrialDesign  International  Associations  JobBoards  Licensing  Design  conference  Directories  TextileDesign  FurnitureDesign  illustration  Business  Entrepreneurs  Resources  Legal 
august 2010 by risdcareers
AKTRIN Furniture Information Center
The AKTRIN Group of Information Centers facilitates the global intelligence needs of three industries: FURNITURE, other primary and secondary WOOD products, and TEXTILE. We maintain the most comprehensive collection of reports, covering all marketing, business and technical aspects of the industrial sectors we serve.
FurnitureDesign  Associations  StudioFurniture  IndustrialDesign  TextileDesign 
september 2009 by risdcareers
International Textile and Apparel Association
The ITAA is a professional, educational association composed of scholars, educators, and students in the textile, apparel, and merchandising disciplines in higher education. ITAA welcomes professionals employed in those fields who wish to join with members of the Association in the pursuit of knowledge, interchange of ideas, and dissemination of knowledge through meetings, special events, and publications.
ApparelDesign  Associations  JobBoards  conference  education  Grants  Volunteer  Competitions  TextileDesign 
september 2009 by risdcareers
American Apparel and Footwear Association
The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) is the national trade association representing apparel, footwear and other sewn products companies, and their suppliers. AAFA's mission is to promote and enhance its members' competitiveness, productivity and profitability in the global market. Click on the Career Center button to view the AAFA job board.
ApparelDesign  Associations  FootwearDesign  JobBoards  TextileDesign  Business  Resources  conference 
september 2009 by risdcareers

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