Fashion Digest Newsletter 

Issue 19 - June 26, 2012 

In This Issue
Event Coverage: Scholarship Awards Luncheon

 

Upcoming  Events:   

 

June 28: Fashion Industries Guild Meeting / CMC

 

July 31 - August 1: Kingpins Denim Trade Show / Cooper Design Space

 

July 31 - August 1: Premier Vision, New York

 

August 9: CFA Advisory Board Meeting

 

August 9 - 12: Dallas Apparel & Accessories Market / Dallas Market Center

 

August 13 - 15: LA Fashion Market / California Market Center, New Mart, Cooper Design Space

 

August 19: CFA Seminar for Brazil Delegation / MAGIC

 

August 20: Moss Adams Apparel Industry Networking Reception /MAGIC

 

August 21: Apparel Magazine's 6th Annual Sourcing Summit at MAGIC

 

August 20 - 22: MAGIC

 

September 18: CFA Presentation: Market Tuesday - "Legal Issues Affecting Retailing"

 

September 22: Fashion Industries Guild / An Evening Honoring Jeffrey Kapor of Buchalter Nemer and Jay Mangel of Crowe Horwath LLP

 

Sept. 21 - 23: Designers & Agents Show, New York

 

Sept. 28 -October 1:Designers & Agents Show, Paris

 

Sept.30 - October 2: Gift & Home Market / CMC

  

October 15-18: LA Fashion Market/ CMC 

  

October 15-17:Designers and Agents Show, LA/ New Mart  

October 15-17:Select Contemporary Show/ CMC

 

October 15-17:Transit LA Shoe Sale/ CMC

 

October 15-17:FOCUS Apparel & Accessories Show/ CMC

 

October 15-18:Gift & Home Market/ CMC

 

October 22-23:Gerber Technology Software Conference: "ideation 2012" / Scottsdale, AZ

 

October 22-24: LA International Textile Show/ CMC  


 

 

For more information of all events, please contact the CFA office. 

 

 
 
 Event Coverage:

Presented in Association with the
California Fashion Foundation
TALA
Textile Association of Los Angeles
2012 Scholarship Awards Luncheon
  
The 2012 TALA Scholarship Awards Luncheon was held at the California Market Center on June 15th, 2012. Award winners from the participating design curriculums received scholarships in the name of Industry Donors who contributed to the Textile Association of Los Angeles (TALA) Scholarship Fund of the California Fashion Foundation.  


Speakers:
                                
                    Ann Davis                              Brian Weitman                                  Tammy Chatkin         
           Eclat Textile, Co., Ltd.          President of TALA/ STC-QST, LLC             24 Seven, Inc 


                                
                                            Ilse Metchek                              Nicole Legacki àBeckett             
                           Executive Director of TALA and CFF     Mayor Villaraigosa's Office 


Awards:

 

California Market Center 'Future Star' Award

Presented by Alyson Bender to Chrystal Villamarzo of Mt. San Antonio College

Left: Pictured with Alyson Bender, CMC

Right: Pictured with Terri Faraone, Fashion Dept. Mt. San Antonio  

 

Cooper Design Space 'Future Star' Award

Presented by Steve Hirsh to Michelle Hèbert of Mt. San Antonio College 

Left: Pictured with Steve Hirsh, Cooper Design Space 

Right: Pictured with Terri Faraone, Fashion Dept. Mt. San Antonio

  

KWDZ Manufacturing, Inc. 'Future Star' Award
Presented by Vera Campbell to Daphne Mangin of California State University, Los Angeles

Left: Pictured with Vera Campbell, KWDZ Manufacturing, Inc.

Right: Pictured with Carole Lung, Fashion Dept. CSULA


J Brand 'Future Star' Award
Presented by Blake Crambes to Melanie Huong Mai Nguyen of OTIS Design College

accepted on her behalf by Bea Calderone of OTIS
Left: Pictured with Blake Crambes, J Brand
Right: Pictured with Bea Calderon, Fashion Dept. OTIS


Swat Fame, Inc. 'Future Star' Award
Presented by Fran Coye to Benny Dam of the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising
Left: Pictured with Fran Coye, Swat Fame, Inc.
Right: Pictured with Cheri Bodenstab, Fashion Dept. FIDM
 
 
AIMS 360 'Best Use of Technology' Award 
Presented by Chris Walia to Adriana Penich of Woodbury University
Left: Pictured with Chris Walia, AIMS 360

Right: Pictured with Kathryn Hagen, Fashion Dept. Woodbury University

AIMS 360 'Best Use of Technology' Award   
Presented by Chris Walia to Inken Brough of Santa Monica College
Left: Pictured with Chris Walia, AIMS 360
Right: Pictured with Fereshteh Mobasheri, Fashion Dept. Santa Monica College


 
 
California Apparel News 'Best Media Presentation' Award
 Presented by Alison Nieder to Begonia Kroeger of California State University, Los Angeles
Left: Pictured with Alison Nieder, California Apparel News
Right: Pictured with Carole Lung, Fashion Dept. CSULA

  
STC-QST, LLC 'Fashion Production' Award 
Presented by Brian Weitman to Catherine Covington of Pasadena City College
Left:Pictured with Brian Weitman, STC-QST
Right: Pictured with Jennifer Orsini, Fashion Dept. Pasadena City College

  
Tukatech 'Future Entrepreneur' Award  
Presented by Ram Sareen to Joseph Naranjo of Los Angeles Trade Technical College
Left: Pictured with Ram Sareen, Tukatech
Right: Pictured with Carole Anderson, Fashion Dept. LATTC

  
 
Karen Kane, Inc 'Grand Prize' Award
Presented by Barbara Lesser, for Karen Kane, to Ruth Smith of Woodbury University
Left: Pictured with Barbara Lesser
Right: Ruth Smith pictured with Kathryn Hagen, Fashion Dept. Woodbury University

   
Stony Apparel Corp. 'Grand Prize' Award
Presented by Dean Weiner to Samantha Quach of Pasadena City College
Left: Pictured with Dean Weiner, Stony Apparel Corp.
Right: Pictured with Jennifer Orsini, Fashion Dept. Pasadena City College

 
     
Betty Baumgardner Foundation 'Best Use of Textiles' Award
Presented to Bradon McDonald of Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising
accepted on his behalf by Cheri Bodenstab, Fashion Dept. FIDM 

 
 
SPECIAL THANKS TO:

and The Fashion Bookstore

for presenting all winners with copies of:

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