Incubating Sewn Product and Fashion Businesses in New Mexico.

The Albuquerque Fashion Incubator offers a one-of-a-kind, hands-on training opportunity in sewn product manufacturing. It is the only one of its kind in the world. Really.

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Our charity status was approved!

I’m pleased to announce that our IRS application for 501c3 status was approved in only 3 weeks. I’d heard it can take up to 2 years for approval so we were very pleased that our commitments to assisting needy New Mexico kids and increasing economic development through training entrepreneurs in factory management, was recognized so…

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Success! Fall 2016 Apparel Manufacturing Boot Camp

Above: L-R, Faith, Susan, Jamie, Eric and Jane. This is what 100 coats looks like. Late in coming, here is a report of the apparel manufacturing boot camp that was held over Labor Day, 2016. We, the project organizers, feel that this was our most successful event yet. Attendees agreed, rating it 4.95 out of…

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