Apparel Entrepreneurship will be presenting “How to start a Sustainable Apparel Brand” at the Functional Fabric Fair in New York.


July 23, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM



The Riverview Stage, Jacob Javits Center


What is it about??

Are you about to start a sustainable apparel brand? Are you new in the apparel business? Are you a young professional who is just starting your own company with a sustainable profile?

Where do you start? What do you do? What’s the process?

These questions and more are addressed in this lecture. You will learn about the process and different steps of launching a sustainable brand and about common and costly mistakes to avoid.


About the Functional Fabric Fair powered by PERFORMANCE DAYS, in New York

The premier sourcing event – where function meets fashion.

Functional Fabric Fair powered by PERFORMANCE DAYS, is the platform for apparel CEOs, entrepreneurs, sourcing and product development executives looking to connect face-to-face with fabric mills and branded technology providing the resources, solutions and opportunities they are looking for.


Jacob Javits Center
New York City
River Pavilion

Show Dates & Hours

July 23 & 24
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM


In the design and manufacturing of clothing, sustainability is a big concern. And, like others in the fashion industry, it’s one that the functional fabric industry is addressing.

At the fair, fashion professionals will find the right partners to drive their sustainability missions, partners who can help shape their sustainability stories. The possibilities for eco-friendly products are many and varied.

Visit the Functional Fabric Fair’s website to learn more.