2016 Events

October 1 | 4th Quarter FIM Grant Recipients Announced

Congratulations to our 4th Quarter Grant Recipients, Dan Richters and Jan Round

FIM 4th Quarter Grant Recipient

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 17 | How to Sell Your Products Online

FIM September 2016 Workshop

This workshop will cover topics: how to sell on Etsy, how to properly price your garments and how to follow up on networking opportunities.

Saturday, September 17

9 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Develop Model Management (1307 Leavenworth Street, Suite B. Omaha, NE 68102)

 

 

 

September 8 | Fashion Impact Awards

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A fundraiser honoring those who have made an impact on the Midwest through support of the fashion ecosystem.

Thursday, September 8

Omaha Design Center

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit http://www.fashioninstitutemidwest.org/fashion-impact-awards/buy-tickets/

 

September 1 | 4th Quarter FIM Grant Applications Due

FIM Grant Application

 

July 30 | Lab Time w/ Advising from a Fashion Institute Midwest-Sponsored Designer

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This workshop will allow designers to have time to work on their own projects with advising from Fashion Institute Midwest-Sponsored Designer, Denise Ervin.

 

Saturday, July 30

9 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Develop Model Management (1307 Leavenworth Street, Suite B. Omaha, NE 68102)

 

 

 

July 1 | 3rd Quarter FIM Grant Recipients Announced

FIM Grant Application

Congratulations to our 3rd Quarter Grant Recipient, Jillian Fellers

Photograph By: Allison Garrett Johnson

Photograph By: Allison Garrett Johnson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 25 | FIM Technology Workshop

DoSpace Workshop

Do Space

7205 Dodge St. Omaha, NE 68114

10 a.m.- 2 p.m.

 

*This event is not sponsored by Do Space

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 1 | 3rd Quarter FIM Grant Applications Due

FIM Grant Application

 

April 28- 30 | Chicago Fabric Buying and Educational Trip

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Nine local designers received grants through FIM to fly to Chicago and spend 3 days/2 nights in the city.

The nine designers met with Chicago working designers, such as Elsa De La Rosa, Daryl Sneed and Diana Muzzy. The designers meet at Diana Muzzy’s store, Fine Fabric Sales, where they meet up with the Chicago designers to discuss fabrics and the fashion industry.

 

April 2 | Legal Formation, Protection and Look Book Class

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Baird Holm Law Office

1700 Farnam St. #1500 Omaha, NE 68102

10 a.m.- 12 p.m.

 

 

 

 

February 6 | FIM The Basics of Flat Pattern and Concepts of Grading Workshops

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American Red Cross 2912 S. 80th St. Omaha, NE 68124

12 p.m.- 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.- 9 p.m.

 

 

 

 

February 4 | Unveiling and Membership Drive

Alyssa Dilts, Judy Davis, Sam Hohman, Mike Schilken, Melissa Dahir

Alyssa Dilts, Judy Davis, Sam Hohman, Mike Schilken, Melissa Dahir

Happy Hollow Country Club

7-8:30 p.m.

This event is open to the public. RSVP here

 

 

 

 

 

January 30 | Ultra Chic Boutique

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Ramanda Plaza 3321 S. 72nd St. Omaha, NE