Apparel Students

“As a Dominican student, I completed two internships at Macy’s. After graduating, I am continuing my career with Macy’s in the executive development program.” –Alyssa Corrado ’10, Apparel Merchandising Major 

Resources

Chicago Fashion Resource 
Fashion Group International
Chicago Fashion Foundation 
Chicago Scene 
Linked In 
Ethical Fashion Forum 
Smashing Darling 
Chicago Creative Lounge 
Women's Wear Daily

Chicago Fashion 

Chicago Fashion Designers - A great resource for Chicago fashion featuring designers, boutiques, events and much more. 

Daily Candy – Fun daily fashion updates, right in your e-mailbox. 

Factio Magazine - Chicago area fashion news and print publication. 

Second City Style Magazine – High-fashion, high-energy online magazine for and by stylishly savvy women. Published weekly with daily updates. 

The MidWasteland - Blog covering fashion, lifestyle and culture in the Midwest.

Fashion Industry News 

Worth Global Style Networks, WGSN - The premier source for fashion information!  Talk to your apparel teacher to get the current PIN number so that you can register for the site. 

Apparel Industry Board, Inc. - The Apparel Industry Board, Inc. (AIBI) is a delegate agency of the City of Chicago, Department of Community Development and is the only official organization in Illinois specifically dedicated to the needs of the sewn industry. AIBI is comprised of the major players in Greater Chicago whose careers and business expertise span all facets of the industry.