MARKET CALENDAR
WOMEN’S AND CHILDREN’S APPAREL AND ACCESSORIES MARKET AND THE BRIDAL, SPECIAL OCCASION AND SWIMWEAR MARKET, OCT. 24-29, 2001, THE DALLAS INTERNATIONAL APPAREL MART

SHOWROOM HOURS
Wednesday, Oct. 24-Monday, Oct. 29, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

DAILY EVENTS
New Buyer Orientation
Apparel Mart
Thursday-Sunday, 9 a.m. & 2 p.m. Fourth floor, front lobby balcony.

Buyers’ Lounge
Open daily: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Ffourth floor, front lobby balcony.

International Hospitality Suite
Open daily: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Fourth floor, back lobby balcony.

Dallas Fashion Awards DIFFA
Collection
Apparel Mart, front lobby.

THURSDAY, OCT. 25
Shop Late
6-8 p.m.: Participating showrooms will have extended shopping hours.

Dine Around
4-6 p.m.: Second, third and fourth floors, front and back lobbies and first floor, West Atrium. Treat yourself to samples from Dallas’s finest restaurants.

FRIDAY, OCT. 26
Early Bird Hospitality
8:30 a.m.: First floor, front lobby. Enjoy complimentary breakfast.

Trend Overview
8:30 a.m.: Fourth floor, front lobby. Presented by Leon Hall.

Fashion Is Alive and Kicking!
Noon: fourth floor, front lobby. Presented Gregor Simmons Ltd. Buying Office.

4C Accessories Group Roaming Cart
3-4 p.m.: Fourth floor, C aisle. Be seen on “C” as the 4C exhibitors host a roaming cart filled with iced tea and lemonade.

Fashion Is in Bloom
Children’s wear spring 2002 fashion show. 6 p.m.: Reception, 3B94.
6:30 p.m.: Dinner, Fashion Theatre.
7 p.m.: fashion show.
Sponsored by USCO.

Group III Trend Show
6:15 p.m.: Great Hall. Presented by Leon Hall. Guest Designer: Peter Nygard Signature.

Night of Networking/
Trend Report 2002
6:15 p.m.: Independence Room. Presented by T.J. Reid.

SATURDAY, OCT. 27
Early Bird Hospitality
8:30 a.m.: First floor, front lobby. Complimentary breakfast.

Designer/Bridge Slide Presentation
8:30 a.m.: Independence Room. Presented by Gregor Simmons Ltd.

4C Accessories Group
3-5 p.m.: Fourth floor, C aisle.
Be seen on “C” as the 4C exhibitors host an afternoon filled with entertainment by Denise Lee and a roaming cart with complimentary hot cider and hot chocolate.

Business Dress Seminar
2 p.m.: Fourth floor, front lobby. Presented by Maggie McQuown.

Dallas Fashion Awards Gala
7 p.m.: Cocktails and silent auction, Great Hall.
8 p.m.: Dinner.
9 p.m.: Awards Ceremony and Fashion Show. Ticket information: 214-655-7645.

SUNDAY, OCT. 28

Occasions/ROSE Awards
8:30 a.m.: Great Hall. Preview of prom, special occasion and bridal fashions. Complimentary continental breakfast. Guest Designer: Mary’s Bridal.

4C Accessories Group
2-4 p.m.: Fourth floor, C Aisle. Be seen on “C” as the 4C exhibitors host an afternoon with Brazilian guitar entertainment.