First Annual NYC Fashion Manufacturer’s City Source Expo
The John Reeves Great Hall at the Fashion Institute of Technology (27th St. & 7th Ave., Manhattan)
Free, registration required
An opportunity for fashion designers and others in the garment industry to meet a variety of New York-based service providers, from sample and pattern makers to trim and hardware suppliers. More than 50 local fashion companies will showcase their products and services for local designers, apparel companies, and retailers. Specialists in such areas as accessories, sportswear, knits, and grading will answer questions and take orders at this free one-day expo.