Fabric And Fashion Associations Suppliers.

CALIFORNIA FASHION ASSOCIATION

The California Fashion Association (CFA) is the business-to-business network & forum for the Apparel, Textile, & Private Label merchandising complex of Southern California. The non profit company was created to address issues of interest to our industry.

COTTON INCORPORATED

THE COTTONWORKS fabric library showcases nearly 300 mills, knitters & converters who specialize in cotton & cotton-rich fabrics. Sourcing, trend presentations, literature & colorcards available.

CRADLE TO CRADLE PRODUCTS INNOVATION INSTITUTE

Non-profit organization that administers the Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Product Standard Program- which provides designers and manufacturers with a framework for quality assessment, innovation, criteria and requirements for continually improving how products are made. Educates and empowers manufacturers of consumer products to become a positive force for society and the environment and provides consumers, regulators and employees with a tangible validation of a manufacturer s commitment to sustainability and to their communities.

FAIR TRADE USA

Non-profit organization and third-party certifier of all types of Fair Trade products in the USA. Provide farmers in developing nations the tools to thrive as international business people.

INHABITAT INC.

Website and blog dedicated to sustainable solutions for the home design markets.

INVISTA

Fiber fabrics, blends & finishes for every market. Leading apparel brands of LYCRA® fiber, TECGEN® fiber, CORDURA® fabric, COOLMAX® fabric, SUPPLEX® fabric.

LENZING AG

The manufacturer of Tencel® lyocell and Lenzing Modal fibers. Full library of all Tencel® lyocell, Lenzing Modal and Lenzing Micro Modal in 100% and in blends.

MOHAIR COUNCIL OF AMERICA

Resource for mohair fabric and yarn for the apparel and home furnishing markets.

NATURAL LOGIC INC.

Strategic advisory firm which creates plan for companes to design, implement and measure profitable sustainability strategies. Helps companies prosper by focusing on sustainability and building substantial economic value by delivering social and biological value.

RESPONSIBILITY IN FASHION

Nonprofit organziation working to promote and energize responsibility across the global fashion supply chain.

SEAMS ASSOCIATION

A not-for-profit organization of manufacturing and contract manufacturing companies in the sewn products industry. SEAMS is dedicated to promoting a business climate that will enhance and support the retention of sound economic grouth throughout the US.

SUSTAINABLE APPAREL COALITION

Organization working toward an apparel, footwear, and home textile industry that produces no unnecessary environmental harm and has a positive impact on the people and communities associated with its activities. Current focus is on building the Higg Index, a standardized supply chain measurement tool for industry participants to understand the environmental, social and labor impacts of making and selling their products and services.

SUSTAINABLE COTTON PROJECT

Organization with the mission of lessening the toll that the soil-to-shirt cotton production process takes on the earth's air, water, and soil, and the health of people in cotton-growing areas. Developed Cleaner Cotton™-links manufacturers, brands and consumers directly with the farmers.

TEXTILE ASSOCIATION OF LOS ANGELES/TALA

Membership based group of professionals engaged in textile sales, manufacturing, related products and services to the apparel industry. TALA provides resource information, for West Coast contacts, to the apparel & home fashion manufacturers.

TEXTILE EXCHANGE

Global non-profit member organization geared to helping companies navigate the complicated maze of the sustainable textile industy. Focus is to minimize the harmful impacts of the global textile industry and maximize its positive effects. Help to establish best practices and fair business models for the entire industry supply chain- from farm to retail. Host annual Global Textile Sustainability Conference.

TEXTILE INDUSTRY AFFAIRS

Resource on care and care label issues, and how to implement federal care label guidelines.

WRAP- WORLDWIDE RESPONSIBLE ACCREDITED PRODUCTION

Independent non-profit organization of social-compliance experts dedicated to the certification of ethical and humane manufacturing factories around the globe. Offer certification and education.

Fabric Suppliers

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NATASHA INTERNATIONAL, INC.

Novelty velvets, laces, metallics with silk blends & washable polyester fancies. Embroideries, beading (hand & machine), sequins, burn-outs, brocades, jacquards, yarn-dyes. Manufacturer. Import from China, India & Korea. Junior & missy sportswear, evening & dress markets.

DOUBLETEX

Specialty finishing for DWR and moisture wicking (H2OUT). Cater to outerwear markets. Domestic and import.

Trim Suppliers

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CLOTHING LABELS 4U. COM

High quality woven labels, Clear TPU labels, hangtags, thermal printed labels, care labels, size tabs, heat transfers, embroidered patches, iron on & adhesive woven s, custom work. Cater to apparel, home, bag, foot & accessory markets. Email us for a set of Free samples.

GLOBAL NETWORK

Custom manufacturer of buttons, snaps, stoppers, buckles, cord ends and zipper pulls. Domestic & import from Hong Kong, Korea, India & Mexico. Popular price points. Samples available. Cater to apparel, accessory, home furnishing and jewelry markets.

Service Suppliers

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IN VOGUE STUDIOS NYC

Acid, Pigment and Sublimation Digital Printing for sample yardage and small runs. Fastest turn around 24-48 hours with competitive prices and best color matching. Full Service Design Studio with CAD and Hand Painting.

TUKATECH, INC.

Tukatech's TUKAstudio is used worldwide for color separations, repeats, weaves, jacquards, colorways & knits development. Powerful, automated tools allow textile designers to quickly realize their vision & produce accurate, production-ready files for print & more.

Apparel Production American Edition

An up-to-date resource committed to solving your production sourcing and contracting needs in the Americas.

Up-to-date and easy to use website solving your production sourcing and contracting needs. Apparel contractors and production services. Categorized by clothing classifications. Listings include: product types, package capabilities, specialty areas, machinery, production minimums, sample rooms, markets. And more....

Brand Name Apparel Manufacturers and Importers

The up-to-date and easy-to-use directory listing brand-name labels and manufacturers in the women's, men's, children's and accessory markets.

Developed and targeted for store and catalogue buyers, so that they can shop the apparel and accessory markets easily. Over 1,8000 brand-name labels are listed and broken down by all types of apparel classifications. Listings include: Contact information, types of retailers they sell to, key company contacts, showroom locations, price points, and more