F.I.G. News

Tight Budgets Mark Dallas FIG Buying
By Holly Haber DALLAS — Buyers cherry-picked the market for print, novelty and no-brainer dressing at the three-day spring show last month at Fashion Industry Gallery.Given sluggish fall business, most kept budgets flat or down, but some increased their spring buys.Retail may be a ...
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Early Spring Looks Lead Dallas FIG Buying
By Holly Haber Maxidresses, breezy tops, distressed denim and dusters were among the leading trends at Fashion Industry Gallery’s holiday and resort show. Buyers were most interested in early spring at the three-day FIG show that ended Aug. 14, including slip...
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Knitwear, Jewelry Lead Buying at Dallas FIG
By Holly Haber Buyers focused on novelty knitwear, dresses and statement jewelry for holiday selling at Fashion Industry Gallery’s three-day market ended June 5.Key trends included textured and marled knit sweaters and relaxed jackets, printed jumpsuits and long dresses, rose gold jewelry an...
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Dallas Art Fair Lures Designers, Clients
By Holly Haber DALLAS — Artists, 95 galleries and their patrons converged here for the Dallas Art Fair held at Fashion Industry Gallery plus a string of art-related galas and parties that also attracted designers. “I’m very surprised and delighted by what’s going on in...
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Luxe Fabrics Spur Buying at FIG
By Holly Haber DALLAS — Specialty merchants responded to lavish fabrics and materials such as leather, suede, chunky knits and fuzzy bouclé at Fashion Industry Gallery’s three-day fall market that ended March 27. Spring business is off to a late start, retailers said, but ...
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New Buyers Lift Dallas FIG Show
By Holly Haber DALLAS — Retailers zeroed in on jewelry and two-piece dressing for spring, as well as key fall items at Fashion Industry Gallery’s three-day market here late last month. Many reported strong holiday sales, but held budgets even because last year’s spring and ...
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