The Toronto Fashion Incubator (TFI) is an innovative and highly respected non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and nurturing small business entrepreneurs.
OUTREACH MEMBERS form the foundation of the TFI, coming together for events and seminars, while making invaluable industry connections in the process. Anyone can join the TFI as an Outreach member.
RESIDENT MEMBERS are the designers starting their businesses, or completing their first collections.
Magazines include Elle Magazine and Flare Magazine
Television shows include Fashion Television and Elle TV
FASHION ARTS DESIGN AND PRODUCTION
This is a three-year program which offers students career-oriented education in the fashion industry. Graduates are qualified to enter careers in design, production management, quality control, product development and pattern making in both men’s and women’s wear.
FASHION TECHNIQUES AND DESIGN
This program provides students with a thorough foundation in the technical skills needed to design and produce a variety of garments. The This program focuses on the sewing and drafting techniques used in the industry. An annual fashion show highlights successful individual student projects.
Employs over 122,000 people (Almost 3 times larger then Toronto’s Cluster)
New York Fashion week brings thousands of designs from around the world to New York and has become one of the must attend shows in the fashion industry