Frequently Asked Questions

Q:I am a buyer, how do I register to attend market?
A:

We invite you to attend our wholesale apparel markets at f.i.g. if you are a current retail buyer. Please click here to fill out a registration form and keep in mind that each showroom will also ask for credentials in order to make purchases during market.

Q:Do I need to make an appointment when visiting showrooms outside of market dates?
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Yes, select showrooms are open daily, but we advise making appointments if you are planning a visit outside of market. You may contact each showroom individually (contact information is available in our Directory of Exhibitors) to set up appointments. 

Q:Is there a shuttle available between f.i.g. and the Market Center during show dates?
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Yes, the f.i.g. shuttle runs daily during market; it arrives and departs approximately every 15-30 minutes.

Q:Where is the main entrance to f.i.g.?
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We are located at the corner of Ross Avenue and Akard Street in Downtown Dallas, Texas. Our main entrance is directly across from the Fairmont Hotel on Akard Street.

Q:I am a designer, how do I apply to exhibit in the tradeshow at f.i.g.?
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SHOP at f.i.g. is a juried show of temporary exhibitors which complement our boutique wholesale apparel and accessories markets. Please click here to fill out a new exhibitor application in order to be considered for SHOP. Returning exhibitors will recieve registration materials via email prior to each show and the deadline to register is usually a month prior to each market.

Q:What is the cost to exhibit?
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The cost to exhibit and additional market information is provided to exhibitors after the application process has been completed. Upon completing the registration process, exhibitors will receive an information packet listing important details about exhibiting at Fashion Industry Gallery.

Q:Who do I contact to have my line represented in a showroom?
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To have your line represented in a showroom please contact each showroom directly. You can find contact information for f.i.g. showrooms in our Directory of Exhibitors.

Q:Do showrooms at f.i.g. lease space to collections?
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Showrooms are not permitted to sub-lease space to collections per f.i.g. leasing terms. Any showroom found in violation of this policy will be penalized as per the terms of the lease. Collections wishing to explore showroom or temporary exhibitor options may contact f.i.g. directly. You may also contact showrooms directly to represent your collection.

Q:When will I receive my booth number for exhibiting in SHOP?
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We do not assign booth numbers prior to each show. Maps of the floor plan will be distributed to buyers upon their arrival at market. All SHOP exhibitors are located on the 2nd floor of f.i.g. and our hospitable team will gladly personally escort any buyer to a certain collection or showroom. 

Q:Who do I contact about employment opportunities?
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If you are interested in working for f.i.g., please send your resume to info@fashionindustrygallery.com.

Q:Is the building wheelchair accessible?
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Yes. Visitors requiring wheelchair accessibility should enter on the 2nd floor of the building, which can be accessed from Ross Avenue, next to the patio of Corrientes 348. Once on the 2nd floor they will be able to use the elevator system to navigate between the 1st and 2nd floors.

Q:I am attending an event at Fashion Industry Gallery. Who can I contact for more event details?
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Many events held at f.i.g. are hosted privately by another party. Before contacting f.i.g., please check with the event organizers to determine if an outside company is producing the event.

Q:What is the cost to rent the f.i.g. special events space for a private or corporate event?
A:

Rates for event space rental vary by season. To obtain an accurate quote for the space, please fill out the event inquiry form located on the right of our Special Events page.

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