OFN is excited to announce a holiday shopping event and fashion show at Apparel Arts, 1616 Franklin St. Oakland. The event will coincide with Oakland’s First Fridays Art Murmur. Join us on Friday, December 4 from 6pm-9pm. A fashion show will run during the sale from 7-8pm. We’re offering a FREE cupcake with a purchase to […]Read more "Holiday Pop Up and Fashion Show – Fri. Dec. 4"
We are excited to host a talk on fashion and sustainability, focusing on sustainable fabric sourcing lead by Geana Sieburger and Rachel Faller. The will discuss the pros and cons of sourcing fabrics sustainably. There will be a Q & A, so we encourage you to bring your questions. We hope to see you there! […]Read more "Thurs. 11/19 – Sustainable Sourcing"
OFN is excited to announce a holiday shopping event and fashion show at Apparel Arts, 1616 Franklin St. Oakland. The event will coincide with Oakland’s First Fridays Art Murmur. The event will take place on Fri. December 4 from 6pm-9pm. A fashion show will run during the sale from 7-8pm. We will feature 15+ local […]Read more "Call for Designers – Deadline Extended to Oct. 10- Holiday Pop Up and Fashion Show"
Join us for a manufacturing seminar lead by Oakland Fashion Network co-founder Paula Pfotenhauer and designer of JEAJA. So you’ve designed some pieces, got them in a couple shops, and you think you are ready for the next step…production. Just what does that entail? Can you find a manufacturer here? What do they need from you? […]Read more "Manufacturing Seminar – Thursday, Sept. 17 – 6pm"
Oakland Fashion Network is excited to present a workshop for designers: How Designers Go Broke Slowly: 10 Business Sins Seen From the Retail Floor Thursday, July 16 – 6pm-8pm JEAJA Design Studio 319 14th St. Oakland Free for OFN members. Discounted $10 advance tickets via Eventbrite, $15 tickets at the door. Stylist Tyese Cooper will facilitate the workshop. Tyese Cooper […]Read more "Thurs. July 16 – How Designers Go Broke Slowly: 10 Business Sins Seen From the Retail Floor"
OFN Designer Pop Up Shop Saturday, June 13 12pm-5pm Saviours Salon 3386 18th St. Support your local Oakland designers Harumi K, JEAJA, and Taylor Jay Collection! Spice up your summer wardrobe with this fun shopping event – with wine and homemade cookies 🙂Read more "Oakland Fashion Network Pop Up Shop"
Oakland Fashion Network is excited to present our first legal Q&A tailored specifically for apparel and accessory designers. We will have two legal experts sharing valuable information to help guide your creative business ventures. Speakers: Crystal Cole Matson, the principal attorney and founder of Chrysalis Legal will join us to share her expertise regarding legal matters related to […]Read more "Thursday, May 21 – Legal Matters for Designers – Q&A"