November 29, 2016
FFANY is thrilled to welcome the educational and trend team from Arsutoria School in Milan, Italy to FFANY November 30 – December 2. Stop by to learn how their technical courses and trend seminars are advancing students and professionals forward in the footwear industry.
Arsutoria’s unique trend forecasting is focused on the footwear and handbag industry and combines the technical knowledge of the Arsutoria School with the fashion expertise of the Arsutoria and Arpel Magazine.
Regularly every season Arsutoria organizes trend seminars in the most important Italian production districts: Milan, Veneto, Marche and Tuscany. These seminars are now extended to London and New York City. Information is shared on exclusive materials that Arsutoria has developed together with the best Italian suppliers of materials (leathers, synthetics, textiles) and components (soles, heels, accessories).
The Arsutoria trend area at FFANY offers an opportunity for designers to examine first hand the look and feel of materials for Spring Summer ’18 developed by Arsutoria experts following the major trends in global fashion.
Arsutoria offers a unique service to designers to be able to “Flash Back to Flash Forward” in history of both footwear and handbags and examine their inspirational historical archives of 70 years of fashion accessories. Located in Americas Hall I, booth 1707. For further information, visit Arssutoria.com and ArsTrends.com.
Connecting with customers socially is a vital part of conducting business in today’s world, so be sure to catch this highly informative and relevant seminar “When The Shoe Fits: Driving Sales with Social Media.” Presented by Socialfly, a full-service social media marketing agency specializing in Social PR, co-founder, Courtney Spritzer will share how you can use Facebook and Instagram to drive sales and awareness for your business. Through case studies and visuals, attendees will leave this session with measurable action items they can utilize for their business.
Thursday, June 1st 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM.
NY Hilton Midtown – Registration located on the Concourse (Lower level, lobby)Open to all retailers, exhibiting brands (Hilton and NY Showrooms) and members.
RSVP required by May 30th to email@example.com
Join us for the annual FFANY opening night event at fabulous Bryant Park Grill – and this year we are on the rooftop! Featuring live entertainment by City of The Sun and dazzling shoe art masterpieces by Reneé Snelson, be sure to attend as your support helps fund Shoes That Fit, a wonderful charitable organization that helps children in need of footwear. We are also excited to present footwear design student winner of the 2017 Joseph C. Moore scholarship award to attend the renowned Arsutoria School in Milan, Italy. We look forward to seeing you there! Details & Tickets.