Upcoming Events

FEBRUARY 11, 2010
Shoe Love is True Love
What: A fashion event presented by Fashion Group International-San Francisco with Michael Toschi, a Bay Area designer of high-end men’s and women’s shoes and accessories for 15 years
Why: He will discuss his connection to fashion in San Francisco and the necessary phenomenon of pop-up boutiques in today’s retail environment for established brands as well as emerging designers.
Where: Michael Toschi Pop-Up Boutique
1 Embarcadero Center
Building 1, Lower Floor
San Francisco, CA
When: Thursday February 11, 2010
6:30-8:30 pm
Email your RSVP to valeria.ballini@fgisf.org by February 8, 2010

FEBRUARY 11, 2010
What: Fashion and art industry speaking forum and social mixer with fashion show
Why: Great for anyone in the industry wanting to know where the industry is headed. Should be highly informational and great networking!
Where: The Barber Lounge
854 Folsom Street
San Francisco, CA
When: Thursday February 11, 2010, 6-10 pm

FEBRUARY 19, 2010
Wearable Art Competition-Application and Sketches Due
What: American Red Cross Silicon Valley Chapter is inviting all local artisans, fashion designers and high tech designers to participate in the inaugural Red Cross Wearable Arts Competition highlighting the American Red Cross theme of emergency preparedness prevention and response for a show of art with a life-saving message.
Why: The Red Cross Wearable Arts Competition is designed to showcase the mission of the American Red Cross in Silicon Valley – helping our community become prepared to response in emergencies.
For more information about the concept or guidelines, contact Bobbie Lopez at LopezB@usa.redcross.org

By Genevieve Sixbey-Spring