Fall is a very busy season around here. We have four market weeks and six trade shows coming up, starting at the end of September and going through mid-October. First up is the LA Gift & Home Market at the California Market Center (CMC) September 28-30, followed by the LA Int’l Textile Show September 29 – October 1, also at the CMC. With October comes LA Fashion Market, October 13-15, with select showrooms open on October 12 for Sunday preview and a series of trade shows running in conjunction with market week. As always, market weeks and tradeshows are open to the trade only. Buyer requirements and registration information can be found here.
LA Int’l Textile Show, September 29-October 1
The LA Int’l Textile Show is the West Coast destination for premier textile, design & production resources. Hundreds of fabric collections and design services from around the globe are showcased here, along with a Fall/Winter 15/16 trend forum and complimentary seminar program designed to inform and inspire.
LA Majors Market, October 6-8
Twice a year the LA Majors Market caters to buyers from the nation’s department, chain, and online stores. This market is by appointment only.
LA Fashion Market Spring 15, October 13-15 (with select showrooms open for preview October 12)
LA Fashion Market is Southern California’s premier trade show for contemporary apparel and accessories. The market is hosted five times a year in the district’s designer showrooms. The Fashion District BID maintains the market’s Lines Directory , which is updated prior to each market week. In addition to the permanent showrooms, the Fall and Spring market weeks boast six additional tradeshows: SELECT Premium & Contemporary Brands, TRANSIT Footwear & Accessories, LA Men’s Market, COEUR Accessories, Gifts, Home and Lifestyle Tradeshow, D&A (Designers and Agents), and the LA Kids Market. Showrooms will be debuting their Spring 2015 collections.