Fashion Forward

Each year, Portland Sewing//Portland Fashion Institute launches a new group of independent apparel designers through its Fashion Forward event. Past events have featured aerial displays, rain and snow, showrooms and even a runway show. Past participants include Tiffany Bean, Bryce Black, Joshua Buck, Alyson Clair, Clair Doody, Stephanie Dong, Caitlin McCall, Alyssa Woods and many more. This year launches collections from Eva Boryer, Jessy Burris, Melanie Bowman Clark, Amy Dotts, Stephanie Mendes, Becca Price and Clio Rebllion. All proceeds from the event support the PFI Fashion Design Scholarship for Teens.