SHOW CALENDAR
HERE'S A SCHEDULE OF MANY OF THE FOREIGN TRADE SHOWS THAT WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE FIRST HALF OF 1995--IN EUROPE, ASIA, CANADA AND LATIN AMERICA. VISITORS ARE ADVISED TO CHECK SHOW SPONSORS BEFOREHAND FOR ANY CHANGES.

JANUARY
9-16, Biennale des Editeurs de la Decoration, Espace Branly Eiffel, Paris, home textiles. Contact: D.M.E. Services. Tel: (33-1) 49.68.51.00.
10-11, Apparel from France, Hotel Shangri-La, Kowloon, Hong Kong, women's wear and accessories. Contact: Joelle Berman of Profem, Paris, France. Tel: (33-1) 4494-7000.
11-14, Heimtextil, Frankfurt, Germany, home and household textiles. Contact: Messe Frankfurt. Tel: (49-69) 75750.
12-15, Pitti Uomo, Florence, men's wear and accessories. Contact: Pitti Immagine. Tel: (39-55) 36931.
13-14, Interhut, Rhein-Main-Halle, Wiesbaden, Germany, women's and men's hats and accessories. Contact: Interhut. Tel: (49-611) 521041.
13-16, Western Apparel Market, Vancouver. Tel: (604) 682-5719.
13-17, Iberjoya International Trade Fair, Madrid, jewelry, watches, silverware. Contact: Ifema. Tel: (34-1) 722-5000.
13-17, Bijorhca International Trade Fair, Paris, jewelry, gold and silverware. Contact: B.O.C.I. Tel: (33-1) 4277-3296.
15-17, Fashion Europe, Hotel Grand Formosa Regent, Taipei, Taiwan, women's wear and accessories. Contact: Joelle Berman of Profem, Paris. Tel: (33-1) 4494-7000.
15-18, Milano Collezione Uomo, Milan, men's wear. Contact: Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana. Tel: (39-2) 7600-3277.
16-18, Bangkok Ready-to-Wear & Fashion Accessories '95. Queen Sirkit National Convention Center. Contact: Department of Export Promotion. Tel: 662.511-5066 to 77. Fax: 662.512-1079.
18-20, NAFTA Exchange, Rio Nilo Convention Center, Guadalajara, Mexico. Men's, women's and children's apparel, accessories and textiles exhibitors; vendors from non-Mexican countries, including the U.S., Canada, China, Taiwan, India, Europe and Colombia. Contact: Mike Russy, Los Angeles, show director. Tel: (213) 688-9169.
18-21, Tex-Styles India '95, NSE Complex, Goregaon, Bombay, textiles and trims. Contact: India Trade Promotion Organization, New Delhi. Tel: 91.11.331-8142.
18-21, 25th Hong Kong Fashion Week (fall/winter). Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. Contact: Hong Kong Trade Development Council. Tel: 852.2584-4333.
20-22, Pitti Bimbo, Florence, children's wear. Contact: Pitti Immagine. Tel: (39-55) 36931.
20-23, Pielespana, Barcelona, leather and suede. Contact: Fira de Barcelona. Tel: (34-3) 4233-101
21-23, Exhimoda, Guadalajara, Mexico, ready-to-wear. Contact: CNIV. Fax: (52-36) 47-3979.
22-24, Lingerie & Accessories Market and 26th International Boot & Footwear Fair, Place Bonaventure, Montreal. Contact: Dominique Charbonneau. Tel: (514) 397-2281.
22-26, Haute Couture Collections, Paris. Contact: Chambre Syndicale. Tel: (33-1) 4266-6444.
24-26, Design in Knitwear, Business Design Centre, Islington, London. Contact: Christine McCarthy, London. (44-71) 221-3594.
24-27, Semana International de la Moda, Monterrey, Mexico, ready-to-wear. Contact: CNIV. Fax: (52-83) 42-2633.
26-30, Designer Men's Wear Collections, Paris. Contact: Chambre Syndicale. Tel: (33-1) 4266-6444.
27-29, Pitti Casa, Florence, household linen. Contact: Pitti Immagine. Tel: (39-55) 36931.
27-30, Prêt-à-Porter, formerly Salon International du Prêt-à-Porter Feminin, Porte de Versailles, Paris. Contact: Christine Zurich, Sodes. Tel: (33-1) 4494-7000.
27-30, Village Premiere Classe, accessories, within the Salon du Prêt-à-Porter, Paris. Contact: Premiere Classe. Tel: (33-1) 4286-9487.
28-30, Salon de la Mode Enfantine, Porte de Versailles, Paris, children's wear. Contact: Padco Blenheim. Tel: (33-1) 4756-5000.
28-31, Salon International de l'Habillement Masculin, SEHM men's and boys' wear, Porte de Versailles, Paris. Contact: SEHM S.D.S.I. Tel: (33-1) 4296-1525. In U.S., International Trade Exhibitions in France. Tel: (703) 522-5000.
28-31, Salon International Lingerie Paris; Interfiliere (joint trade fair, lingerie and textiles and materials for lingerie), Porte de Versailles, Paris. Contact: Federation Francaise de la Maille. Tel: (33-1) 4756-3232. In U.S., International Trade Exhibitions in France. Tel: (703) 522-5000.
29-31, Mias, Milan, sporting goods and athletic wear. Contact: Mias. Tel: (39-2) 3921 5282.
29-31, Nordic Fashion Fair, Helsinki Fair Ground, Finland, women's and men's wear, accessories, leather, fur. Contact: Finnish Fair Corp. Tel: (358-0) 15091 or in U.S.: Ilka Kalliomaa, Trade Commissioner. Tel: (212) 808-9721.
29-31, Spring '95 Mode Accessories Show, Queen Elizabeth Building, Exhibition Place, Toronto. Contact: Two Plus One Group. Tel: (416) 510-0114.
30-Feb. 1, Alta Moda Roma, Rome, couture collections. Contact: Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana. Tel: (39-2) 7600-3277.FEBRUARY
3-5, International Sportswear and Young Fashion Fair/Interjeans and, Herren Mode Woche, Cologne Fairgrounds, Germany, men's fashion week. Contact: Mode Messe Cologne. Tel: (49-221) 8210. In New York, Cologne International Trade Fairs. Tel: (212) 974-8836.
5-7, Igedo Dessous, Duesseldorf, Germany, lingerie and beachwear. Contact: Igedo Internationale Modemesse KG Kronen. Tel: (49-211) 439601. In North America, June Werker, Toronto. Tel: (416) 444-8777
5-8, CPD Collections Premieren Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf, Germany, women's wear. Contact: Igedo Internationale Modemesse Kronen KG. Tel: (49-211) 439601. In North America, June Werker. Tel: (416) 444-8777.
7-9, London Interseason, Business Design Centre, Islington, London, women's and men's apparel. Contact: Christine McCarthy, London. Tel: (44-71) 221-3594.
7-9, The CBI Apparel Sourcing Show '95, San Salvador, El Salvador. Contact: Javier Mendez Ruiz. Tel: (305) 443-0618.
7-10, ISPO, International Fair for Sporting Goods and Sports Fashion, Munich. Contact: Messe Muenchen. Tel: (49-89) 51070.
10-13, MACEF, Milan, housewares. Contact: Macef. Tel: (39-2) 33600639.
11-13, Leipziger Mode Messe, Leipzig Fashion Fair, Leipzig, Germany, women's, men's, accessories, furs and leather. Contact: Leipziger Messe GmbH. Tel: (49-341) 223-4833.
11-13, Gaudi Barcelona, Barcelona. Gaudi Hombre, men's fashion, Gaudi Mujer, women's wear. Contact: Fira de Barcelona. Tel: (34-3) 4233-101.
12-13, Toronto Ready-to-Wear Collections, Hilton Hotel, Toronto. Contact: Celia Love. Tel: (905) 513-1889.
12-14, Fashion Focus, Hotel Plaza II, Toronto. Contact: Dovetail Productions. Tel: (416) 693-1891.
12-15, Canadian Sporting Goods Association, Place Bonaventure, Montreal. Contact: Yves Paquette. Tel: (514) 393-1132.
14-16, Europe Selection--The Stars of Fashion, Hong Kong Exhibition Center, Hong Kong, women's wear, men's wear, leather and furs, accessories and innerwear. Contact: Igedo Internationale Modemesse Kronen KG. Tel: (49-211) 439601. In North America, June Werker. Tel: (416) 444-8777.
14-16, Expotela, Mexico City, fabrics. Contact: Betty Webb, Bobbin Blenheim. Tel: (803) 771-7500.
14-16, Pitti Filati, Florence, yarns. Contact: Pitti Immmagine. Tel: (39-55) 36931.
16-19, International Fashion Week, Madrid, including Imagenmoda, women's wear, Ibermoda Hombre, men's wear. Contact: Ifema. Tel: (31-1) 7225000.
18-21, International Leather Goods Fair, Offenbach, Germany. Contact: Offenbach Messe Gesellschaft GmbH. Tel: (49-69) 8297550.
19-21, Mode Homme, Ritz Carlton, Montreal. Contact: Citation Marketing. Tel: (514) 488-8853.
19-21, Premier Collections, National Exhibition center, Birmingham, England, women's wear, men's wear, children's, sportswear, shoes. Contact: Blenheim Group. Tel: (44-71) 323- 302.
19-21, Muenchener Mode Woche, Munich, women's wear. Contact: Mode Woche Muenchen. Tel: (49-89) 519 900.
19-22, Canada National Ski Industries Association Trade Show, Place Bonaventure, Montreal. Contact: Carol Hopper. Tel: (514) 737-1672.
19-22, Toronto Gift Show, The Coliseum Building, Exhibition Place, Toronto. Tel: (416) 445-6641 or (800) 269-7742.
21-24, Colombiatex, Medellin, Colombia, fabrics. Contact: Inexmoda. Fax: (574) 266-2050.
24-25, Inhorgenta Muenchen International Trade Fair, Munich, watches, clocks, jewelry, precious stones, pearls, silverware, manufacturing equipment. Contact: Messe Muenchen. Tel: (49-89) 51070.
24-26, Kind+Jugend, International Children's Fashion Fair, Cologne, Germany. Contact: KoelnMesse. Tel: (49-221) 8210. In New York, Cologne International Trade Fairs. Tel: (212) 974 8836.
24-March 5, The 13th Made in Thailand, DEP Exhibition Hall, Bangkok, garments and fashion accessories. Contact: Department of Export Promotion. Tel: 662.511-5066 to 77. Fax: 662.512-1079.MARCH
2-5, Micam, Bologna, Italy, shoes. Contact: ANCI. Tel: (39-2) 809721.
4-6, Prato Expo, Florence, fabrics. Contact: Floritalia. Tel: (39-55) 210256.
4-8, Modamilano, Milan, women's wear. Contact: Efima. Tel: (39-2) 6610 3555.
5-7, Moda In, Milan, fabrics. Contact: Itex. Tel: (39-2) 8901-0020.
5-7, Igedo, Dusseldorf, women's wear. Contact: Igedo Internationale Modemesse Kronen KG. Tel: (49-211) 4396-01. In North America, June Werker. Tel: (416) 444-8777.
5-7, Mode Femme, Ritz Carlton Hotel, Montreal. Contact: Citation Marketing. Tel: (514) 488-8853.
5-8, The 15th Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair '95, Queen Sirkit National Convention Center. Contact: Department of Export Promotion. Tel: 662.511-5066 to 77. Fax: 512-1079.
6-11, Milano Collezione Donna, Milan, designer women's wear collections. Contact: Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana. Tel: (39-2) 7600-3277.
7-10, Fenatec, Sao Paulo, Brazil, textiles and raw materials. Contact: Alcantara Machado Feiras e Promocoes.
7-10, The Fifth Saigon Textile & Garment Machinery Expo '95. New International Convention Centre, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam. Contact: CP Exhibition, Hong Kong. Tel: 852.2511-7427. Fax: 852.2511-9692.
7-20, GDS International Shoe Fair, Dusseldorf. Contact: Messe Dusseldorf. Tel: (49-211) 4560 759.
9-12, Mipel, Milan, leather accessories. Contact: Mipel. Tel: (39-2) 8901 0020.
10-13, Indigo, Parc des Expositions, Paris Nord Villepinte, Paris, textile creation. Contact: Chambre de Commerce, Lille. Tel: (39-20) 637832.
10-13, Premiere Vision, Parc des Expositions, Paris Nord Villepinte, Paris, fabrics. Contact: Premiere Vision. Tel: (33-1) 4341-2423.
10-13, Alberta Fashion Market, Edmonton. Tel: (403) 484-7541.
12-14, Midec, footwear, Parc des Expositions, Paris Nord Villepinte, Paris. Contact: SEPIC. Tel: (33-1) 4415-1515.
12-14 British Fashion Week, London. Contact: British Fashion Council. Tel: (0171) 636 7788.
14-17, Ideabiella, men's wear fabrics, Villa Erba-Cernobbio, Italy. Contact: Ideabiella. Tel: (39-15) 84831.
15-22, Collections Prêt-à-Porter, Paris, French designer ready-to-wear collections. Contact: Chambre Syndicale. Tel: (33-1) 4266-6444.
16-19, Garment & Textile '95-Guangzhou. China Foreign Trade Centre, Guangzhou, China. Contact: Top Repute Co., Hong Kong. Te1: 852.2851-8603. Fax: 852.2851-8637.
17-20, Carrousel de la Mode: Premiere Classe, accessories; Paris sur Mode, Atmosphere d'Hiver and Groupe des Halles, ready-to-wear. Jardin des Tuileries, Hotel St. James and D'Albany for Atmosphere, Paris. Contact: Carrousel de la Mode. Tel: (33-1) 4909-6004.
17-21, Tranoi, La Bourse de Commerce, Paris, women's wear. Contact: Mariel Gamboa, Paris. Tel: (33-1) 4029-9169.
17-27, Western Apparel Market, Vancouver. Tel: (604) 682-5719.
19-21, Fall Fashion & Accessories Market, Place Bonaventure, Montreal. Contact: Dominique Charbonneau. Tel: (514) 397-2281.
19-22, Caracas Professional, Caracas, Venezuela, ready-to-wear. Contact: Expo Business CA. Fax: (582) 541-1378.
19-22, Ideacomo, Villa Erba-Cernobbio, Italy, fabrics. Contact: Ideacomo. Tel: (39-31) 513312.
19-22, Ontario Fashion Exhibitors Market, Toronto. Tel: (416) 596-2401.
21-23, The Cloth Show and Cloth Plus, New Connaught Rooms, London. Contact: Sheila Field of Reward Index. Tel: (44-181) 341-7900.
27-30, 12th Asia Pacific Leather Fair, Part I, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong. Raw materials and manufacturing. Contact: Hong Kong Trade Fair Group. Tel: 852.2827-7831.
28-31, Moda Moscow and Textissina, Krasnaya Presnya Fairgrounds, Moscow. Trade shows for Western apparel and accessories, and for textiles. Contact: Comtek International, Wilton, Conn. Tel: (203) 834-1122.
30-April 2, Iberpiel, Madrid, leather and fur fair. Contact: Iberpiel. Tel: (34-1) 5776 312.
30-April 2, Prairie Apparel Market, Winnipeg. Tel: (204) 942-2060.APRIL
3-5, The 12th Asia Pacific Leather Fair, Part II, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, leather fashion and finished products. Contact: Hong Kong Trade Fair Group. Tel: 852.2827-6211. Fax: 852.2827-7831.
5-7, Prairie Apparel Market, Saskatoon, Canada. Tel: (204) 942-2060.
6-9, First Vietnam Shoes & Leather Fair '95 and Garment & Textile '95. Phan Dinh Phung Sport Club, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon). Contact: Top Repute Co., Hong Kong. Tel: 852.2851-8603. Fax: 852.2851-8637.
6-9, Asia Apparel Machinery & Accessories/Textile Machinery Exhibition, Singapore. Singapore Convention City.
8-11, Fur & Fashion, Frankfurt, international fashion fair for fur, leather, fabric-mixture, accessories. Contact: Messe Frankfurt. Tel: (49-69) 75750 or Messe Frankfurt Inc., Atlanta. Tel: (404) 984-8106.
10-11, Retail Council of Canada Loss Prevention Conference & Trade Show, Holiday Inn, King Street, Toronto. Tel: (416) 598-4684.
11-14, Interstoff, Frankfurt, fabrics. Contact: Messe Frankfurt. Tel: (49-69) 75750. In U.S., Messe Frankfurt, Atlanta. Tel: (404) 984-8106.
20-24, Alberta Fashion Market, Edmonton. Tel: (403) 484-7541.
22-24, Mode Forum, Offenbach, Germany, first trends in leather goods and accessories. Contact: Offenbach Messe Gesellschaft GmbH. Tel: (49-69) 829-7550.
22-25, Cosmoprof, Bologna, cosmetics and perfumes. Contact: Unipro. Tel: (39-70) 631013.
23-25, Fall Fashion & Accessories Market, Place Bonaventure, Montreal. Contact: Dominique Charbonneau. Tel: (514) 397-2281.
24-27, The 21st Manila FAME Gifts & Housewares Market Week, Philippine International Convention Center, Manila. Gifts, decorative items, fashion accessories and leather goods. Contact: CITEM. Tel: 63.2.832-3982. Fax: 63.2.832-3965.
24-28, Third Beijing China International Clothing & Accessories Fair '95. China World Hotel.
24-30, Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, Palais Expo, Geneva, Switzerland, luxury watch trade fair. Contact: Cartier International, Paris. Tel: (33-1) 4074-6060.
26-29, Taipei International Leather Goods Show. Taiwan World Trade Center Exhibition Hall, Taipei. Contact: China External Trade Development Council. Tel: 886.2.725-1111. Fax: 886.2.725-1314.
26-May 5, Basel '95, Basel, Switzerland, international watch fair. Contact: Genossenschaft Schweizer Mustermesse. Tel: (41-61) 686-2020.
29-May 2, Luggage, Leather Goods, Handbags, & Accessories Show, International Centre, Toronto. Contact: Pro-Sho Inc. Tel: (416) 960-8739.MAY
2-4, Pirmasenser International Leather Week, Pirmasens, Germany, raw materials for the leather goods trade. Contact: Pirmasenser Messe GmbH. Tel: (49-6331) 64041.
2-5, National Apparel Technology Show & Tex-X, Montreal Convention Centre, Montreal. Tel: (514) 844-1945.
3-5, Proposte, Villa Erba-Cernobbio, Italy, furnishing fabrics and curtains. Contact: Studio Michelangelo. Tel: (39-2) 8322-028.
6-10, Kortex '95, 11th Korean International Textile Machinery Exhibition. Korea Exhibition Center, Seoul. Contact: Korea Foundation of Textile Industries. Tel: 82.2.528-4044. Fax: 82.2.528-4069.
7-10, Ontario Fashion Exhibitors Market, Toronto. Tel: (416) 596-2401.
8-12, Sixth China Garmentech '95, Jiangsu Exhibition Hall, Nanjing, China. Garment machinery, material and accessories. Contact: Copro International Exhibition, Hong Kong. Tel: 852.2541-9196. Fax: 852.545-7639.
9-12, Expo Fashion Mexicana, Mexico City, ready-to-wear. Contact: Imagende Exposiciones Mexicanas. Fax: (525) 574-9481.
10-12, Lineapelle, Bologna, Italy, leather and details for footwear. Contact: Lineapelle. Tel: (39-2) 801026.
12-15, Western Apparel Market, Vancouver. Tel: (604) 682-5719.
13-17, Seventh Itmex, Guangzhou International Textile Machinery Exhibition. China Foreign Trade Centre, Guangzhou, China. Contact: Business & Industrial Trade Fairs, Hong Kong. Tel: 852.2865-2633. Fax: 852.2866-1770/2865-5513.
16-19, Interselection, Parc des Expositions, Paris Nord Villepinte, France, mass market apparel. Contact: Federation de la Maille. Tel: (33-1) 47563232. In U.S., International Trade Exhibitions in France. Tel: (703) 522-5000.
25-28, Prairie Apparel Market, Winnipeg, Canada. Tel: (204) 942-2060.
27-29, Euromode, Thessaloniki Fairgrounds, Greece, women's wear, accessories, lingerie. Contact: Link International. Tel: (30-1) 3617-866.
27-30, Second Malaysian Shoes & Leather Fair '95. Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur. Contact: Top Repute Co., Hong Kong. Tel: 852.2851-8603. Fax: 852.2851-8637.
27-June 1, Sixth Shanghaitex '95, Shanghai International Exhibition Center, textile industry fair. Contact: Adsale Exhibition Services, Hong Kong. Tel: 852.2811-8897. Fax: 852.2516-5024.
30-June 1, Esma, Milan, knitwear. Contact: Efima. Tel: (39-2) 66103555.JUNE
4-6, London Interseason, Business Design Center, Islington, London, women's and men's apparel. Contact: Christine McCarthy. Tel: (44-71) 221-3594.
6-9, Fifth Guangzhou Shoes & Leather '95, China Foreign Trade Centre, Guangzhou, China. Contact: Top Repute Co., Hong Kong. Tel: 852.2851-8603. Fax: 852.2851-8637.
11-13, Retail Council of Canada Annual Conference & Storemart, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto. Tel: (416) 598-4684.
15-18, The 10th Guangzhou International Jewelry Fair, Chinese Export Commodities Fair Ground, Guangzhou, China. Contact: Headway Trade Fairs, Hong Kong. Tel: 852.2827-5121. Fax: 2827-7064.
16-18, Alberta Fashion Market, Edmonton. Tel: (403) 484-7541.
21-24, Eighth Asia Pacific Beauty Fair '95, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, cosmetics, fragrances and machinery. Contact: Hong Kong Trade Fair Group. Tel: 852.2827-6211. Fax: 852.2827-7831.
22-25, Sixth Bangkok International Jewelry Fair. Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok. Contact: Headway Trade Fairs, Hong Kong. Tel: 852.2827-5121. Fax: 2827-7064.
23-25, Pitti Bimbo, Florence, children's wear. Contact: Pitti Immagine. Tel: (39-55) 36931.
23-26, Western Apparel Market, Vancouver. Tel: (604) 682-5719.
25-27, Sisel Sport, Porte de Versailles, Paris, international sports and leisure goods. Contact: Fifas. Tel: (33-1) 407-6500.
26-28, Footwear Council of Canada, Westin Harbour Castle Hotel, Toronto. Contact: Sharon Weston. Tel: (905) 828-2255.
29-July 2, Pitti Uomo, Florence, men's wear and accessories. Contact: Pitti Immagine. Tel: (39-55) 36931.
29-July 2, The 15th Hong Kong Jewelry & Watch Fair; 9th Hong Kong Fashion Jewelry & Accessories Fair; 9th Hong Kong International Apparel Fair. Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. Contact: Headway Trade Fairs. Tel: 852.2827-5121. Fax: 2827.7064.

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