Upcoming Events


Sep 28, 2006
Clodagh: Feng Shui and Interior Design
Cosponsored with The Corcoran Gallery of Art.Clodagh is an internationally renowned Irish-born designer known for her unique blending of modern technology, primitive materials, and ancient techniques.  With an emphasis on ...


Nov 30, 2006
Spring/Summer 2007 Trend Overview
After a delightful cocktail and hors d’oeuvres reception, we enjoy a comprehensive insider’s preview of the 2007 spring/summer runway collections from the world’s fashion capitals--Milan, Paris, London and NYC. Marylou Luther, creative director ...


Jan 17, 2007
Knockoffs: The Global Impact of Fashion Piracy
As fashion models hit the runways, they are no longer just showing off designs aimed at high-end retailers.  They also provide a wealth of ideas for apparel manufacturers that copy runway looks – usually ...


Jun 07, 2007
Scholarship Awards, Trends and Fall Fashion Preview
The Annual Scholarship Awards & Fall/Winter 2007 European and American Collections DVD Fashion Show  6 Cocktails, Hors D'Oeuvres6:30 Introduction and Awards7 Trends and DVD Fashion Show Special trend preview with Diana Holman, ...


Nov 06, 2007
House Beautiful Magazine at The Washington Design Center
Cocktails and hors d’œuvres 5:30      Guided tour of Design Show House featuring 8 designers’ rooms 6 pm     Presentation by House Beautiful Publisher Kate Kelly Smith 7 pm     Reception Hosted by House Beautiful in the Robert Allen/Beacon ...


Nov 28, 2007
Trend Presentation, European & American Collections
Presented by Edward Allen, Nordstrom East Coast Fashion Director.  Fashion insiders stay on the cutting edge by knowing what Spring 2008 will look like before the first snowflake of winter even falls. Fashion ...


Dec 08, 2007
Identity by Design Tradition, Change, and Celebration in Native Women’s Dresses
Private Tour at 10:00 a.m. led by a Cultural Interpreter


May 06, 2008
From the Runway to Reality: Global Fashion Trends on the Local Level
The Fashion Group of Greater Washington and The Corcoran Gallery of Art are proud to present From the Runway to Reality: Global Fashion Trends on the Local Level Lauren A. Rothman, ...


Apr 24, 2008
Dana Thomas: How Luxury Lost Its Luster
The Fashion Group of Greater Washington DC presents DANA THOMAS and her new book, Deluxe: How Luxury Lost Its Luster Dana Thomas, Portfolio's new European Editor, who served for 12 years ...


Oct 15, 2008
Baker and The Fashion Group International present: The French Influence on Luxury
Objects of luxury have existed historically for a long time; however, the conscious marketing of luxury products to an affluent and aspirational clientele developed in the late 17th century in ...


Sep 13, 2008
Blue Exhibition Tour and Tea at The Textile Museum
BLUE explores the creation and meaning of the color blue on textiles produced across time and place, with particular emphasis on contemporary artists’ use of natural indigo dyes. Until the ...


Oct 30, 2008
Dressing for DC: Insider Trends for Fall 2008 and Spring 2009 at The Corcoran Gallery
This evening of style is a must for all D.C. fashionistas.  Edward Allen, Nordstrom East Coast Fashion Coordinator, dishes on what Washington DC is wearing - and what we should be ...


Nov 08, 2008
High Fashion Meets Fine Craft: The Best-Kept Style Secret
  High Fashion Meets Fine Craft: The Best Kept Style Secret.   Fashion Group International of Greater Washington, DC hosts this breakfast discussion that will open your eyes to a fabulous world of original fashion ...


Nov 01, 2008 - Nov 06, 2008
CHANEL MOBILE ART EXHIBIT
Chanel Mobile Art Exhibit   Nov 1, 10.45am - Nov 6, 11.30am - Nov 6, 2.30pm  “CHANEL MOBILE ART EXHIBIT” at New York Central Park-Rumsey Playfield.  Visit www.chanel-mobileart.com   This is a traveling museum showcasing the works of contemporary ...


Dec 11, 2008
Fashion Group DC 2008 Holiday Party
Please join The Fashion Group International of Greater Washington, DC in celebration of the Holiday Season.  Our 2008 Holiday Cocktail Party will once again be held at the beautiful home of ...


Dec 03, 2008
Spring/Summer 2009 collections FGI Overview
Join us for the Spring/Summer 2009 collections FGI Overview   FGI’s expertly edited, concise and comprehensive DVD with coverage of apparel and accessories, beauty, color and fabric trends from the European ...


May 14, 2009
Fall/Winter 2009-10 Ready-to-Wear Trend Overview
Fall/Winter 2009-10 Ready-to-Wear Trend Overview with special introduction by DC stylist Lauren Rothman The New York, London, Milan, and Paris Fall/Winter 2009/10 Collections in one combined show! Your front row seat at the ...


Jun 25, 2009
Fashion Group International 2009 Scholarship Awards
Each year Fashion Group International awards scholarships to promising young fashion students in the DC area.  Join us to meet our 2009 scholarship recipients, see their work, and toast to ...


Sep 02, 2009
The New Traditional Book Signing with Darryl Carter and Trish Donnally
Meet Designer Darryl Carter, who designs collections for Thomasville, The Urban Electric Co., and Frontgate, and Trish Donnally, editor in chief of Washington Spaces, in Darryl's elegant Embassy Row ...


Dec 16, 2009
Annual FGI DC Holiday Party with GWFCC!
Tiskets- http://washingtondcfgi.tix.com/Event.asp?Event=229267 *Members renewing their membership the night of the party will have the party entry fee waived. We have upstairs and downstairs closed for our private party event at Saki in ...


Apr 21, 2010
Eco Chic: Night of Stars and Rising Stars
The Fashion Group International® of Greater Washington, DC, Inc.  in collaboration with Corcoran Gallery of Art and the Corcoran College of Art Design presents  Eco Chic: Night of Stars and Rising Stars The evening ...


May 12, 2010
For Serious Fashionistas: Fall 2010 Trend Overview
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Jun 01, 2010
Apply Now Through May 22, 2010 for FGI Scholarships
The Greater Washington, D.C. Chapter of Fashion Group International Now Accepting Scholarship Applications  The Fashion Group International of Washington, D.C. is accepting applications from students majoring in fashion or a fashion related ...


Sep 22, 2010
Fashion Business Experts Panel- Only the Strong Survive and Thrive!
    Only the Strong Survive and Thrive! The event on September 22nd will be hosted at Saks Fifth Avenue in Tysons Galleria located at 2501 International Drive McLean, Virginia, 22102.  Networking Reception 6:00pm (with ...


Feb 17, 2011
Fashion Photography Experts Panel- SAVE THE DATE
FGI invites you to hear how it is done by the Pros. Learn how custom Photography can impact your business and drive revenue. Join Fashion Photographer Dean Alexander, Beauty Expert Dean Krapft, and ...


Dec 09, 2010
Spring/Summer 2011 Ready-to-Wear Trend Overview
FGI of Greater Washington DC's Spring 2011 Fashion Trend Overview Event   Ready-to-Wear Trends Overview and Cocktail Reception       The New York, London, Milan and Paris Spring/Summer 2011 Collections. Expertly edited, concise coverage of apparel, ...


Oct 20, 2010
FGI DC Fashion Obsession Fall New Members Event
Enjoy light refreshments and network with the fashion savvy of Fashion Group International of Greater Washington, DC at our Fall New Members Event Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 6:30pm - 8:30pm at Simply ...


Oct 28, 2010
Alessi - Join Us and Deborah Kalkstein of Contemporaria and Alessi
PLEASE JOIN US TO CELEBRATE THE NEW ALESSI STORE HOSTED BY DEBORAH KALKSTEIN OF CONTEMPORARIA AND ALESSI                                                                                   THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28TH 6:30PM-8:30PM       ALESSI STORE 3319 CADY’S ALLEY, NW WASHINGTON, DC 20007


Jan 12, 2011
New Year, New You FGI DC Holiday Party, Networking and Beauty Event
The Fashion Group International of Greater Washington, DC invites you to kick off the New Year in style!   Celebrate a New Year and a New You Networking and Beauty Event   Wednesday, January ...


May 17, 2011
Fall/Winter 2010/2011 Trends Event
Fall 2011 Trend EventThe Fashion Group International® of Greater Washington, DCin collaboration with Tysons Galleria and Capitol File Magazine will host the Fall/Winter 2011/2012 Trend Overview and keynote presentation with ...


Sep 22, 2011
Refashioning Luxe Panel
  Panelists: GREGORY J. FURMAN Founder & Chairman - The Luxury Marketing Council President - Furman Communications & Marketing President of Furman Communications & Marketing and Founder & Chairman of The Luxury Marketing Council, ...


Jan 17, 2012
Annual Meeting & Spring/Summer 2012 Trend Event
We're kicking off 2012 with the following events! Annual Meeting  at 6:30pm (private room on the second floor at Saks Fifth Avenue at Tysons Galleria) followed by our, Spring/Summer 2012 Trends OverviewView the trends ...


May 29, 2012
FGI DC Fall 2012 Trend Overview
Fall/Winter 2012 Trend Overview & Cocktail Reception The Fashion Group International® of Greater Washington DC in collaboration with BoConcept Georgetown will host the Fall/Winter 2012 Trend Overview.    The presentation will feature a ...


Jun 14, 2012
Roots of Style with Isabel Toledo
Roots of Style with Isabel Toledo The Fashion Group International® of Greater Washington, DC and the Corcoran Gallery of Art present a Cocktail Reception, Discussion and Book Signing with legendary fashion ...


Sep 27, 2012
FGI DC presents All Access: Fashion 2012 Luxury Panel
  Tysons Galleria & The Fashion Group International (TM) of Greater Washington, DC invite you to join in an exclusive dialogue   LUXURY: From Conspicuous Society to Connoisseurship Innovation to Sustainability and Travel.   Explore the culture of luxury from ...


Mar 21, 2013
Meet the Press



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