Grand Opening of the Nation's First Phygital Fashion Innovation Center

The Moving the Needle Grand Opening was a huge success and we are sew grateful to the 40+ designers/brands who participated and to the attendees and donors who shared this special day with us. Missed out? Don’t worry! Click HERE to check out photos, videos, and connect with all of the participants!

Thank you to Tempe Mayor Corey Woods, Economic Development Director Donna Kennedy. Lectra/Gerber VP of Marketing Ketty Pillet, Kornit, and Dapzury Valenzuela from UAT for sharing such inspiring words about FABRIC. Thank you to apparel entrepreneurs David Parrish of O.T.T.R., Alison Callaway of Skirt the Issues, and LaMark Cole for sharing the impact that FABRIC has made on your brands. Thank you to Heidi’s CateringFour Peaks, and Soundwave Productions/DJ Krickit for providing food, drink, and music. And thank you to all participants and volunteers who made this amazing event happen!

If you weren’t able to make the Grand Opening, we’ve got another opportunity for you to see the new facility!!!! Join us on May 25th at 6pm for our next Behind The Seams event where we feature Celebrity Stylist Ashley LaRae Sampson. We’ll start the event with a tour of the new facility promptly at 6pm!

Video by Kaden Dawson


Angela Johnson & Sherri Barry
Co-Founders, FABRIC