Archive / May, 2019

Omaha Gives! to Support Local Fashion Designers

The FIM team is excited to announce that we are gearing up to participate in this year’s seventh annual Omaha Gives. We appreciate the outpouring of support we receive from our community as this directly impacts our designers. The Fashion Institute Midwest (FIM) is a non-profit committed to nurturing aspiring designer talent and supporting the Midwest […]

To FIM or not to FIM? There’s No Question for Nebraska Shakespeare Designers

  A high top table in the Fashion Institute Midwest’s work space seats Master Cutter, Bethany Padron, preparing a pattern to clothe the role of the countess asking, “How many ruffles do I need?” ‘Tis a question Shakespeare might ponder himself with, “Ah, there’s the rub!” It is her expert pattern making that will bring Omaha Fashion […]