SAN FRANCISCO FASHION WEEK® represents the new vanguard in the convergence of fashion, technology and innovation, and is THE most pivotal fashion week platform to watch from the innovation and creative capital of the world – San Francisco.
San Francisco Fashion and Merchants Alliance, Inc. (SFFAMA) is pleased to announce San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2013 : September 23-29, 2013. San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2013 will highlight the convergence of fashion and technology featuring trending fashion startups unique to the San Francisco fashion industry while showcasing emerging designers and student collections.
/ #SFFW13 2013 WEEK SCHEDULE:
- 09/24/13-09/29/13 - WEARABLE TECH TALKS - RSVP : http://www.meetup.com/wearabletechnology/
- 09/23/13 - OPENING RECEPTION [Folsom Street Foundry] RSVP: http://sffw13reception.eventbrite.com/
- 09/24/13 - DAPPERHOOD MENSWEAR SHOWCASE [Ligne Roset] RSVP: http://sffw13dapperhood.eventbrite.com/
- 09/25/13 - FASHION TECH EXPO [Shared-SF] RSVP: http://sffw13fashiontechexpo.eventbrite.com/
- 09/26/13 - RETAIL TECH FORUM [Art Institute San Francisco] RSVP: http://sffw13retailtechforum.eventbrite.com/
- 09/27/13 - EMERGING DESIGNERS - Runway Showcase [Folsom Street Foundry] RSVP: http://sffw13emergingdesigners.eventbrite.com/
- 09/28/13 - READY TO WEAR - Runway Showcase [Dzine] RSVP: https://sffw13rtwdesigners.eventbrite.com/
- 09/29/13 - AVANT GARDE & COUTURE - Runway Showcase [Nissan/Infiniti] RSVP: https://sffw13avantgardecouture.eventbrite.com/
- 09/29/13 - SFFW13 Official AFTER PARTY - [Qi Ultralounge] RSVP Required: http://sffw13afterparty.eventbrite.com/
Only approved media with proper credentials are allowed to cover SFFW13 events [Apply Here]… For sponsorship opportunities, send your inquiry via email to: email@example.com or visit fashiontechpr.com. San Francisco Fashion Week ® is a registered trademark property of San Francisco Fashion And Merchants Alliance, Inc. SFFAMA, Inc. is a 501c3 educational and business development non-profit organization.
San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2013 is a growing celebration highlighting the strategic convergence of fashion, design and technology unique to the San Francisco fashion industry while showcasing innovative and emerging designers and week-long events and workshops featuring entrepreneurs in fashion, design, wearable technology, startups, retailers and public projects.
Runway shows feature Couture, Ready to Wear, Menswear Showcase and Emerging Designers. Fashionistas, Techies, boutiques, buyers, bloggers, design leaders and key industry influencers will descend upon the City by the Bay. This city-wide event will feature multiple locations for seven days and nights of fashion celebrating San Francisco style, spirit and leading innovation.
SFFAMA, Inc. produces the annual SAN FRANCISCO FASHION WEEK® showcasing innovative and emerging designers, innovative brands and sponsors, and a full schedule of events and workshops featuring fashion, design and technology entrepreneurs, retailers and public projects. SAN FRANCISCO FASHION WEEK® is the premier representative event for individuals, groups and organizations involved in the development and transformation of the fashion industry business vertical in San Francisco into the innovation and technology global industry leader. SAN FRANCISCO FASHION WEEK® represents the new vanguard in the convergence of fashion, technology and innovation, and is THE most pivotal fashion week platform to watch from the innovation and creative capital of the world – San Francisco.
SAN FRANCISCO FASHION WEEK® attracts a growing worldwide audience of educated, affluent creative professionals and passionate early adopters in the 21 to 55 years old age range who are key influencers in fashion, design, technology and retail industries. Overall event participation is 60% female with male participation growing year-on-year. Typical participants (both female and male) are trend and tech savvy, educated, creative professionals and entrepreneurs from leading startups and organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley. San Francisco Fashion Week 2012 generated over 10,000 unique media images with a media reach of over 1.7 million Bay Area adults and numerous national and global sites reporting.
Despite a general decline in overall US apparel and manufacturing sectors, San Francisco’s fashion industry, with 120 years of history and innovation, still ranks 3rd in the US and is currently undergoing a major renaissance as the leading strategic development hub for fashion and technology startups, wearable technologies, and retail and brand technology R&D and innovation eco-systems.
According to the Americans for the Arts 2012 industry report, San Francisco’s Arts and Culture activities have the highest per capita economic impact in the United States and enjoy broad-based community and industry support and recognition. San Francisco Fashion Week® 2013, September 23 -29*