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Fashion Arts Associations
American Apparel & Footwear Association
The public policy and political voice of more than 1000 world famous name brands.
American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists
The world’s leading not-for-profit association serving textile professionals.
American Sewing Guild
Non-profit Organization dedicated to people who believe sewing is a creative and rewarding activity.
Association of Sewing and Design Professionals
Education, networking, and referrals for sewing and design professionals.
Canadian Apparel Federation
General information, government regulations, trade information, directories, bookstore, etc.
The Color Association of the United States
For all designers who use color. Color forecasting organization holding extensive color archives, trend information, custom color consulting and publications.
The global paint and colour authority.
Color Marketing Group
Premier International association for color design professionals.
Costume Society of America
Advances the global understanding of all aspects of dress and appearance.
Fashion Footwear Association of New York
A not-for-profit trade association representing footwear manufacturers from around the world and are prominent members of the New York fashion community.
Garment Contractors Association of Southern California
Promoting the highest quality of workmanship and business practices to contribute to the viability of our domestic garment and sewn products manufacturing industry, as well as to enhance its reputation.
Industrial Fabrics Association International
A not-for-profit trade association comprised of member companies representing the global specialty fabrics marketplace.
International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA)
A professional, educational association composed of scholars, educators, and students in the textile, apparel, and merchandising disciplines in higher education.
The largest global marketplace for contemporary men’s and women’s apparel, footwear, accessories and sourcing resources — and the world’s most comprehensive forum for fashion buyers and brands.
Sewn Products Equipment Suppliers Association
This is an industry association for suppliers to the sewn products industry that includes apparel, upholstered furniture, home textiles, transportation interiors, leather goods, footwear, and industrial textiles.
Surface Design Association
To inspire creativity, encourage innovation and advocate for artistic excellence as the global leader in textile-inspired art and design.
SMOC Virtual Museum
Society for the Museum of Original Costume
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