SHOW CALENDAR
THE FIRST HALF OF THE NEW YEAR IS FILLED TO THE BRIM WITH TRADE SHOWS. HERE’S A LISTING OF MANY OF THEM. DATES ARE SUBJECT TO REVISION AND SHOULD BE CHECKED PRIOR TO EVENTS.

JANUARY
5-7, Sunshine State Fashion Exhibitors, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, women’s apparel and accessories. Contact: SSFE. Tel: (407) 327-7900.
6-9, International Fashion Boutique Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: The Larkin Group. Tel: (800) 8NY-SHOW.
6-9, Fashion Center, San Francisco, women’s and children’s apparel summer market. Contact: Golden Gate Apparel Association. Tel: (501) 831-9900.
6-9, West Coast Collective, Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York, contemporary trade show composed of West Coast resources. Contact: California Mart. Tel: (213) 630-3638.
7-9, StyleWorks, Hotel Intercontinental, New York, women’s apparel. Tel: (212) 741-3653.
7-9, Hot Lines, Rihga Royal Hotel, New York, women’s apparel. Contact: VIP Productions. Tel: (212) 924-1940.
7-9, Fashion Accessories Expo, women’s accessories, Piers 90 and 92, New York. Contact: Joanne Mohr, Conference Management Co. Tel: (203) 852-0500.
7-9, Accessorie Circuit, The Plaza Hotel, New York, women’s accessories. Contact: Maria Miller, ENK Productions. Tel: (212) 759-8055.
7-9, Intermezzo Collections, The Plaza Hotel, New York, women’s ready-to-wear.
8-10, The Intimate Apparel Salon, The Doral Tuscany Hotel, New York. Contact: Exposition Associates. Tel: (203) 740-2018.
8-10, Jewelry Manufacturers Association, fashion jewelry, Dumont Plaza Hotel, New York. Contact: Sean Reidy, Jewelry Manufacturers Association. Tel: (401) 454-1440.
8-19, New York women’s apparel summer market.
10-12, Jewelers of America Las Vegas edition, fine jewelry, Sands Exposition & Convention Center, Las Vegas. Contact: Annie Scully, Blenheim Group. Tel: (201) 346-1400 ext. 145.
10-24, ITKIB, 1410 Broadway/Suite 803, New York, women’s, men’s and children’s sportswear, sleepwear and loungewear for the Turkish Apparel Industry. Tel: (212) 398-6241.
11-14, Surf Expo, The Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. Tel: (404) 220-2211.
12-14, The Imprinted Sportswear Show, Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, Calif. Tel: (800) 527-0207 or (214) 239-3060.
12-14, Jewelry Manufacturers Association, fashion jewelry, Providence Biltmore Hotel, Providence, R.I. Contact: Sean Reidy, Jewelry Manufacturers Association. Tel: (401) 454-1440.
12-14, United Jewelry Show, fashion jewelry, Fashion Jewelry Mart at Davol Square, Providence, R.I. Contact: Dick Upson, United Jewelry Show. Tel: (401) 331-7630.
12-16, California Mart, Los Angeles, women’s and children’s apparel summer market; Designer Pavillion; Contemporary Showcase; Intimate Apparel Showcase. Tel: (800) CAL-MART.
12-16, Western and English Apparel & Equipment Market. Denver Merchandise Mart, Expo Building and Pavilion. Tel: (800) 289-6278 or (303) 292-6278.
13-15, Kansas City Market Center, women’s and children’s apparel summer market. Contact: Kansas City Apparel Mart Sales Association. Tel: (816) 231-6446.
14-16, International Kids Fashion Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: The Larkin Group. Tel: (212) 594-0880.
14-17, Bayside Expo Center, Boston, women’s apparel summer market. Tel: (617) 825-5151 ext. 493.
14-17, Miami International Merchandise Mart, Miami, women’s and children’s apparel summer market. Tel: (305) 261-2900 ext. 124.
15-18, Inprints NY, Arno’s Restaurant, New York. Contact: Eileen Mislove. Tel: (718) 722-7957.
18-22, International Apparel Mart, Dallas, women’s and children’s apparel summer market. Tel: (214) 655-6111.
19-22, Denver Merchandise Mart, women’s and children’s apparel summer market and accessories market. Tel: (800) 289-6278 or (303) 292-6278.
19-22, Charlotte Merchandise Mart, Charlotte, children’s apparel summer market. Tel: (704) 376-8243.
19-23, Charlotte Merchandise Mart, Charlotte, women’s apparel summer market. Contact: Carolina-Virginia Fashion Exhibitors Inc. Tel: (704) 376-3016.
20-23, Seattle International Trade Center, women’s and children’s apparel summer market. 20-24, Just Kidstuff, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: George Little Management Inc. Tel: (914) 948-6088.
21-23, Monroeville ExpoMart, Pittsburgh, women’s apparel summer market. Contact: Pittsburgh Fashion Mart. Tel: (412) 856-5010.
21-24, Hyatt Merchandise Mart, Minneapolis, women’s and children’s apparel summer market. Contact: Northwest Salesmen’s Association. Tel: (800) 272-6972 or (612) 333-5219.
24-25, New England Leather & Components Show, World Trade Center, Boston. Tel: (508) 388-0775.
25-29, Atlanta Apparel Mart, Atlanta, women’s and children’s apparel summer market and accessories. Tel: (404) 220-3000.
26-30, Chicago Apparel Center, women’s and children’s summer apparel market. Tel: (312) 527-7777.
30-Feb. 2, WWD/MAGIC, Las Vegas Hilton Convention Complex and The Las Vegas Convention Center, all categories of women’s apparel and accessories. Tel: (310) 393-7757 or (212) 630-4572.
30-Feb. 2, MAGIC, The Las Vegas Convention Center, men’s wear. Tel: (310) 393-7757.
30-Feb. 2, Outdoor Retailer Winter Market, Reno Hilton, Reno, Nev., outdoor sportswear and equipment show. Contact: Outdoor Retailer. Tel: (714) 376-8155.

FEBRUARY
3-6, Jewelers of America International Jewelry Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, fine jewelry. Contact: Blenheim Group, Annie Scully. Tel: (201) 346-1400 ext. 145.
4-7, The Super Show, Georgia World Congress, Atlanta. Contact: Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association. Tel: (305) 893-8771.
8-10, Action Sport Retailer Show, Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, Calif., ski, surf equipment and apparel show. Tel: (714) 376-8144.
19-March 1, New York women’s apparel fall I market.
24-26, International Jeanswear & Sportswear Show, New York Coliseum. Contact: International Fashion Shows Inc. Tel: (212) 921-4177.
24-26, The New York Premier Collections Show, New York Coliseum. Contact: International Fashion Shows Inc. Tel: (212) 921-4177.
24-28, Designers at the Essex House New York, women’s fall I apparel. Contact: Marjorie Carne. Tel: (818) 247-3718.
24-29, American International Designers at the Waldorf, New York, women’s fall I apparel. Contact: Carla Jumonville. Tel: (504) 667-0462.
25-27, Fashion Coterie, The Plaza Hotel, New York, women’s apparel. Contact: ENK Productions. Tel: 759-8055.
25-27, Creative British Knitwear, Le Parker Meridien Hotel, New York, women’s knitwear. Contact: Judy Hyde, British Trade Council. Tel: (212) 745-0495.
25-27, Showroom, Rihga Royal Hotel, New York, women’s apparel. Contact: VIP Productions. Tel: (212) 924-1940.
26-29, Swimwear Association of Florida Preview ’97 Swimwear Show, Miami International Merchandise Mart. Contact: Dale Ziemer. Tel: (305) 261-2900 ext. 124.
27-29, ACC Craft Fair, Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore. Contact: American Craft Enterprises. Tel: (800) 836-3470 or (914) 883-6130.
28-March 1, Bobbin Contexpo Apparel Show of the Americas, Miami Beach Convention Center. Contact: Judy Busbee. Tel: (800) 845-8820 (US, Canada and Mexico). International (803) 771-7500.

MARCH
1-3, The Imprinted Sportswear Show, Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, Fla. Tel: (214) 239-3060.
2-4, Myrtle Beach Apparel, Jewelry & Gift Market, Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, S.C. Tel: (615)436-6151.
3-5, Expo New York, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, fine jewelry. Contact: The Blenheim Group, Annie Scully. Tel: (201) 346-1400
3-5, Children’s Back-To-School Preview Market, Chicago Apparel Mart. Tel: (312) 527-4141.
8-10, LOOK ’96 — The International Sportswear Show, California Mart, Los Angeles. Tel: (213) 630-3683.
9-11, International Leather Goods & Accessories Show, George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston. Contact: LLGMA. Tel: (212) 695-2340.
9-16, Jewelry Manufacturers Association, Providence Biltmore Hotel, Providence, R.I., fashion jewelry. Contact: Sean Reidy, Jewelry Manufacturers Association. Tel: (401) 454-1440.
9-16, United Jewelry Show, Fashion Jewelry Mart at Davol Square, Providence, R.I., fashion jewelry. Contact: Dick Upson, United Jewelry Show. Tel: (401) 331-7630.
10-12, Hyatt Merchandise Mart, Minneapolis, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market. Contact: Northwest Salesmen’s Association. Tel: (612) 333-5219.
11-13, The Intimate Apparel Salon, Doral Tuscany Hotel, New York. Tel: (203) 740-2018.
11-13, BAT (Big & Tall) Woman, Tropicana Hotel, Las Vegas. Tel: (305) 255-4163.
16-18, Gatlinburg Apparel & Jewelry Market, Gatlinburg Convention Center, Gatlinburg, Tenn. Tel: (615) 436-6151.
16-19, International Fashion Boutique Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: The Larkin Group. Tel: (800) 8NY-SHOW.
16-19, Southern Apparel Exhibitors, International Miami Merchandise Mart, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market. Contact: Dale Ziemer. Tel: (305) 261-2900 ext. 124.
17-20, International Kids Fashion Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: Larkin Group. Tel: (800) 869-7469 or (617) 964-5100.
18-20, International Fashion Fabric Exhibition, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: The Larkin Group. Tel: (212) 594-0880.
19-23, California Mart, Los Angeles, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market; Designer Pavilion, Contemporary Showcase, Intimate Showcase and Intimate Apparel Showcase. Tel: (800) CAL-MART.
21-25, International Apparel Mart, Dallas, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market. Tel: (214) 879-8300.
22-26, Charlotte Merchandise Mart, Charlotte, N.C., women’s apparel fall I market. Contact: Carolina-Virginia Fashion Exhibitors. Tel: (704) 376-3006.
24-25, Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, Ala., women’s and children’s apparel fall I market. Tel: (205) 871-3305.
24-26, New York International Bridal Apparel Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: 411 Resource Group. Tel: (212) 262-6666.
25-April 12, New York women’s apparel fall II market.
29-31, International Vision Exposition Conference East, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, eyewear. Contact: Association Expositions & Services. Tel: (203) 840-4800.
29-31, The Imprinted Sportswear Show, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia. Tel: (214) 239-3060.
29-April 1, Denver Merchandise Mart, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market. Tel: (303) 292-6278.
29-April 2, Chicago Apparel Mart, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market. Tel: (312) 527-7777.
30-April 2, Seattle International Trade Center, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market. Tel: (206) 728-6622.

APRIL
8-17, Designers at the Essex House, New York, women’s fall I apparel market. Contact: Marjorie Carne. Tel: (818) 247-3718.
9-21, American International Designers at The Waldorf, New York, women’s fall II apparel market. Contact: Carla Jumonville. Tel: (504) 667-0462.
9-11, The Las Vegas International Bridal Apparel Show, The Alladin Hotel. Contact: 411 Resource Group. Tel: (212) 262-6666.
10-12, Texitalia, Hotel Inter-Continental, New York, better Italian textiles and accessories. Contact: Amy Bergman, Italian Trade Commission. Tel: (212) 980-1500.
10-12, Jardins d’Elegance, Hotel Inter-Continental, New York, French fabrics and accessories. Contact: Florence Roussell, French Trade Office. Tel: (212) 307-8800.
11-15, Atlanta Apparel Mart, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market and accessories. Tel: (404) 220-3000.
13-16, Kansas City Market Center, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market. Tel: (816) 231-6446.
13-16, The Fashion Center, San Francisco, women’s and children’s apparel fall I market. Contact: Golden Gate Apparel Association. (510) 831-9900.
13-16, Fall National Bridal Market, Chicago Apparel Center. Tel: (312) 527-4141.
14-17, Hyatt Merchandise Mart, Minneapolis, women’s and children’s fall I apparel market. Tel: (612) 333-5219.
14-17, Bayside Expo Center, Boston, women’s apparel fall I market. Tel: (617) 825-5151 ext. 493.
14-16, Monroeville ExpoMart, Pittsburgh, women’s apparel fall I market. Contact: Pittsburgh Fashion Mart. Tel: (412) 856-5010.
15-17, International Intimate Apparel Show, Tropicana Hotel, Las Vegas. Tel: (305) 255-4163.
19-21, Sunshine State Fashion Exhibitors, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. Contact: SSFE. Tel: (407) 327-7900.
20-22, The Imprinted Sportswear Show, International Center, Toronto, Ontario. Tel: (214) 239-3060.
20-23, New York Spring Home Textiles Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Contact: George Little Management Inc. Tel: (914) 421-3342.
23-24, Chicago Fabric & Trim Show, Chicago Apparel Center. Contact: Nancy Berman, Apparel Industry Board. Tel: (312) 836-1041.
26-29, Bridal Fashion Fair International, Dallas Market Center, Dallas.
29-May 1, Los Angeles International Textile Show, California Mart, Los Angeles. Contact: Textile Association of Los Angeles. Tel: (213) 627-6173 or the California Mart at (800) CAL-MART.

MAY
5-7, Accessorie Circuit, women’s accessories, The Plaza Hotel, New York. Contact: Maria Miller, ENK Productions. Tel: (212) 759-8055.
5-7, Intermezzo Collections, The Plaza Hotel, New York, women’s ready-to-wear. Contact: ENK Productions Ltd. Tel: (212) 759-8055.
5-7, Expo Providence, Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, R.I., fashion and fine jewelry findings and manufacturing equipment. Contact: Manufacturing Jewelers & Silversmiths of America. Tel: (401) 274-3840.
5-7, Fashion Accesories Expo, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, women’s accessories. Contact: Joanne Mohr, Conference Management Co. Tel: (203) 852-0500.
5-7, StyleWorks, Hotel Intercontinental, New York, women’s apparel. Tel: (212) 741-3748.
8-10, Jewelry Manufacturers Association, Dumont Plaza Hotel, New York, fashion jewelry. Contact: Sean Reidy, Jewelry Manufacturers Association. Tel: (401) 454-1440.
9-19, ITKB Association Inc., 1410 Broadway/Suite 803, New York, women’s, men’s and children’s sportswear, sleepwear and loungewear for Turkish apparel industry. Tel: (212) 398-6241.
13-15, The Intimate Apparel Salon, Doral Tuscany Hotel, New York. Tel: (203) 740-8669.
18-21, Norton’s Gatlinburg Gift & Variety Show, Gatlinburg Convention Center, Gatlinburg, Tenn. Tel: (615) 436-6151.
18-21, The Visual Marketing & Store Design Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: George Little Management Inc. (914) 421-3342.
31-June 3, Southern Apparel Exhibitors, Miami International Merchandise Mart, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market. Contact: Dale Ziemer. Tel: (305) 261-2900 ext. 124.
31-June 4, Jewelers Circular Keystone Show, Sands Exposition & Convention Center, Las Vegas, fine jewelry. Contact: Sandy Portincaso, Professional Exposition Management Co. Tel: (708) 260-9700.
31-June 4, Chicago Apparel Center, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market. Tel: (312 527-4141.

JUNE
1-3, Gatlinburg Apparel & Jewelry Market, Gatlinburg Convention Center, Gatlinburg, Tenn. Tel: (615) 436-6151
2-5, Bayside Expo Center, Boston, women’s apparel fall II market. Tel: (617) 825-5151 ext. 493.
4-6, HBA ’96 Global Expo, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: Blenheim Group. Tel: (201) 346-1400.
5-8, Jewelry Manufacturers Association, Providence Biltmore Hotel, Providence, R.I., fashion jewelry. Contact: Sean Reidy, Jewelry Manufacturers Association. Tel: (401) 454-1440.
5-8, United Jewelry Show, Fashion Jewelry Mart at Davol Square, Providence, R.I. Contact: Dick Upson, United Jewelry Show. Tel: (401) 331-7630.
6-10, International Apparel Mart, Dallas, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market and accessories. Tel: (214) 879-8300.
7-11, Charlotte Merchandise Mart, Charlotte, N.C., women’s apparel fall II market. Contact: Carolina-Virginia Fashion Exhibitors Inc. Tel: (704) 376-8243.
8-11, Seattle International Trade Center, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market. Contact: Pacific Northwest Apparel Association. Tel: (206) 728-6622.
9-10, Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, Ala., women’s and children’s apparel fall II market and accessories. Tel: (205) 871-3305.
9-11, Monroeville ExpoMart, Pittsburgh, women’s apparel fall II market. Contact: Pittsburgh Fashion Mart. Tel: (412) 856-5010.
9-11, Hyatt Merchandise Mart, Minneapolis, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market. Contact: Northwest Salesmen’s Association. Tel: (612) 333-5219.
13-15, Denver Merchandise Mart, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market and accessories. Tel: (303) 292-6278.
13-17, Atlanta Apparel Mart, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market and accessories. Tel: (404) 220-2124.
15-18, Fashion Center, San Francisco, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market. Contact: Golden Gate Apparel Association. Tel: (415) 376-8144.
21-23, Sunshine State Fashion Exhibitors, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. Contact: SSFE. Tel: (407) 327-7900.
21-25, The California Mart, Los Angeles, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market; Designer Pavilion and Contemporary Showcase. Tel: (213) 630-3683.
22-24, Kansas City Market Center, women’s and children’s apparel fall II market. Tel: (816) 231-6446.
25-27, Licensing ’95, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Tel: (203) 256-4700.

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