Accolades

We're flattered to have received such a great reception and kind words from the City of Tempe, the State of Arizona and the greater fashion community. Below is a selection of awards, recognition and press we've received over the years.

Biden Harris visit FABRIC
Photo by Adam Schultz / Biden for President

Awards & Recognition

2020

Biden/Harris visit FABRIC

AZ Bio Fast Lane Award

2019

Greater Phoenix Chamber's Athena Award Finalist - Co-Founder Angela Johnson

Tempe Chamber Business Woman of the Year - Co-Founder Sherri Barry

ASU President's Award for Sustainability for TCH Banner Bag Program

Voluntary Environmental Stewardship Program Award - AZ Department of Environmental Quality

2018

Fashion Humanitarian Award - Co-Founder Angela Johnson

Phoenix Business Journal's Outstanding Women in Business - Co-Founder Angela Johnson

2017

Tempe Mayor's Disability Award - Employer of the Year

Downtown Tempe Business Community Impact Award

Press

2021

5/13/2021 Tempe Mayor Corey Woods Shares FABRIC's PPE Efforts in East Valley Partnership Celebration

1/1/21 FABRIC is included in article about Gerber Technology donating PPE

1/14/21 What They Think announces 500K medical gowns made by FABRIC

1/14/21 AZ Big Media announces 500K medical gowns made by FABRIC

1/25/21 Daily Independent story on 500k medical gowns made by FABRIC

2020

12/14/20 Frontdoors announces 500K Medical Gowns made by FABRIC

12/14/21 AZ Big Media announces 500K Medical Gowns made by FABRIC

12/14/21 What They Think announces 500K Medical Gowns made by FABRIC

12/14/20 FABRIC Tempe: A New Beginning featured in What They Think!

1/1/21 FABRIC is included in article about Gerber Technology donating PPE

12/14/20 FABRIC Tempe: A New Beginning featured in What They Think!

12/4/20 ASU Walter Cronkite School of Journalism student video on sustainable PPE manufacturing by Kasey Brammell and Sedona  Meadows

12/3/20 The Chic Mag

12/1/20 In Business Magazine

11/17/20 The Hill article on Domestic PPE production mentions FABRIC’s efforts to make PPE

10/30/20 Tempe State of the City features FABRIC twice (16:40 in and 33:20 in)

10/14/20 BBC coverage of Biden Harris visit to AZ including FABRIC

10/9/20 Biden and Harris visit FABRIC follow up interview with Ch. 3 News

10/8/20 Biden and Harris visit FABRIC AZ Central coverage

9/21/20 Christopher J Apparel appears on Fox 10 at FABRIC

9/18/20 AZ Bio Fast Lane Award on ABC15 

9/15/20 Enterprise Bank & Trust Stories of Community Impact

9/16/20 CW61 shows AZ Bio Awards featuring FABRIC as recipients of the AZ Bio Fast Lane Award

6/26/20 Fashionpreneur Podcast

6/1/20 KJZZ on NPR

5/27/20 ShoutoutAZ: https://shoutoutarizona.com/meet-angela-johnson-co-founder-fabric-az-apparel-foundation/

2/6/20 East Valley Innovates video with Mayor Mark Mitchell featuring FABRIC  

2/4/20 GoDaddy features FABRIC in Icons of our Tribe  

1/16/20 ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts article about sustainable fashion featuring FABRIC’s role in moving the industry toward sustainability

1/24/2020 Angela and Sherri featured on SuccessLab Podcast:  Paving the Way for the Fashion Industry in Arizona,

1/22/20 Frontdoors Magazine article titled “AZ Apparel Foundation Awards 6 Local Designers Designer in Residence Scholarship Opportunities”

1/17/20 FABRIC Co-Founder Sherri is quoted in ASU Now article 

2019

9/6/19 ASU W.P. Carey News article about FABRIC Co-Founder Sherri Barry's vision of the customized, environmentally friendly future of fashion

7/26/19 Phoenix Magazine article about Designer in Residence fashion show Cultivate

7/16/19 Relentless Talk Radio Interview

3/19 Front Doors Cover Story

3/19 ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts. The Guidebook: How to Design the Future

2018

11/5/18 Front Doors story on the fashion scene in AZ

11/1/18 Giving In Style coverage of FABRIC’s 2 Year Anniversary Party Project Runway showcase

10/20/18 Phoenix Business Radio X Interview with FABRIC co-founders and AAF board chair

FALL 2018 Elevate AZ

OCTOBER 2018 Java magazine coverage of Cultivate Show

OCTOBER 2018 Modern Luxury Scottsdale coverage of Project Runway designers at FABRIC

SEPTEMBER 2018 AAF Co-Founder Angela Johnson featured on Phoenix Business Radio to discuss Living Brave book featuring Angela’s role in co-founding FABRIC

7/23/18 Fox 10 LabelHorde Fashion Camp coverage

7/18 AZ PBS Walter Cronkite News LabelHorde Fashion Camp coverage

6/26/18 Article by Gloria Feldt ,New York Times bestselling author and co-founder and president of Take The Lead, a nonprofit women’s leadership organization, titled The FABRIC Of Our Lives: 5 Lessons From Fashion Incubator Co-founders

5/3/18 Front Doors Media article on AZ Eco Fashion Week reFABRICate fashion show

5/2/18 Inspired Media 360 Carey Pena and Tyler Butler discuss FABRIC

5/18 Phoenix Business Journal article on local brand LoveOverH8 mentions F.A.B.R.I.C.

4/24/18 Cronkite News

4/18 Phoenix Business Journal Outstanding Women in Business award for FABRIC co-founder Angela Johnson

4/11/18 ASU State Press Article on AZ Eco Fashion Week

4/4/18 ASU NOW

3/1/18 Green Living Magazine coverage of AZ Eco Fashion Week

2/23/18 Voyage Phoenix Magazine

2/12/18 AZ Family coverage of TCH Banner project

1/23/18 Ch. 12 News TCH ASU Banner project

1/3/18 AZ Family Ch. 3 Good Morning AZ Jaime’s Local Love feature

2017

12/11/17 KJZZ Radio

12/6/17 Metiza

12/1/17 RedbookAZ article

12/1/17 ABC 15 coverage of TCH enclave making bags from recycled banners for ASU’s sustainability school through the support of AAF at FABRIC

11/17/17 Voyager Phoenix

12/17/17 Phoenix Magazine

9/29/17 Phoenix Business Journal

10/5/17 City of Tempe Newsroom

9/28/17 ABC15

9/28/17 Good Morning Arizona

9/28/17 Fox 10 Arizona Morning

9/22/17 TechAZ

9/21/17 AZ Foothills

9/1/17 ABC 15

7/21/17 Entrepreneur Magazine

7/17/17 Ch. 12 News

6/19/17 East Valley Tribune

6/30/17 YurAZ on Cox FABRIC Feature

6/30/17 YurAZ on Cox Angela’s Feature

6/30/17 YurAZ on Cox Sherri’s Feature

5/26/17 Ch. 3 and 5

5/17 Fox 10 News

5/8/17 Spot 127

4/21/17 Phoenix Business Journal

4/17/17 Maricopa Now TV

3/22/17 AZ Red Book

1/23/17 State Press

1/17/17 Arizona Horizon on PBS or cued up at 8 minutes and 50 seconds

2016

12/20/16 Urbanite Runway

1/12/16 LA Fashion Snob

12/12/16 Fox 10

12/12/16 Ch. 5 and Ch. 3 news

12/9/16 Fox 10

11/16 KJZZ

11/16 City of Tempe Mayor's State of the City address

10/26/16 East Valley Tribune

10/16 CW6

9/22/16 Wrangler News

9/16/16 Fox 10

9/16/16 ABC15 News coverage

9/16/16 Phoenix Business Journal

9/16 KTAR

9/12/16 Phoenix Business Journal

9/12/16 KJZZ

9/16 Luca Magazine

9/16 Phoenix New Times

7/25/16 Blasting News