F.I.G. News

Seasonless Looks Lead the Way at Dallas FIG
Retailers said business has picked up since the election though most kept their open to buys flat. By Arthur Friedman on February 7, 2017 DALLAS — Looks that transcend seasons appealed to boutique owners at the recent Fashion Industry Gallery three-day market....
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Dallas FIG Buyers Take Tentative Approach
Given what many described as a tough year, merchants bought carefully and close to season. By Holly Haber DALLAS — Jumpsuits, rompers and off-the-shoulder necklines continued to hold sway with retailers shopping the spring market at Fashion Industry Gallery. Popular denim ...
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Buyers Keep It Safe at Dallas FIG
Given generally slow summer sales on top of election anxiety, traffic was light, and buyers were cautious. By Holly Haber DALLAS — Election trepidation was top of mind at Fashion Industry Gallery’s holiday and spring market that ended Aug. 13.“Bus...
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Brands With Pop Score at Dallas FIG
By Holly Haber DALLAS – Brands with a proven track record and a bit of pizzazz excelled at Fashion Industry Gallery’s three-day show last week.Holiday items such as tops and dresses with sparkle or shine and cold-shoulder silhouettes did well amid a neutral palette dominat...
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Dallas FIG Fights Off Weather and Oil Woes
By Holly Haber DALLAS — Comfort chic was the mantra as retailers shopped for contemporary styles at the recent Fashion Industry Gallery market.Keeping an eye on price and fabric weight, they invested in soft knits and sweaters, mixed-textile and gypsy-inspired tops, ...
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Dallas FIG Welcomes Easy Looks at Summer Market
By Holly Haber DALLAS — Buyers opted for streamlined fashions at the three-day summer and fall show that ended Jan. 29 at Fashion Industry Galleryhere.Sleeveless boxy tops, tank-top and halter dresses, rompers and jumpsuits, knit top and skirt ensembles, and easy dresses were among...
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