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Made in NY: Fashion

Made in NY: Fashion is responsible for creating, developing, and implementing an array of programs to fortify New York City's fashion design, manufacturing, and educational sectors. Learn more at madeinnyfashion.nyc.

What is Made in NY: Fashion?

A public initiative.

With guidance and oversight from the Mayor’s Office, Made in NY: Fashion lives within NYCEDC, the City’s primary engine for driving economic growth, entrepreneurship, and job creation.

A suite of programs.

In collaboration with the private sector, Made in NY: Fashion is responsible for creating, developing, and implementing an array of specific programs to fortify fashion’s design, manufacturing, and educational sectors.

A community.

Made in NY: Fashion serves as an anchor for all facets of the City’s fashion landscape in order to strengthen its sense of community.

Learn more about the City’s Made in NY-certified designers.

A movement.

We want to capitalize on the fashion world’s increasing emphasis on transparency, sustainability, ethical practices, and local consumption. The mission of Made in NY: Fashion is to make people aware of not just the beauty of their clothes, but also of the social, environmental, and economic benefits of purchasing clothing that is manufactured in New York City.

A logo.

Made in NY is an iconic logo developed by Radical Media and owned by the City of New York, which has been in use since 2005 as a symbol of local production.

Made in NY Certification

The Made in NY certification endows qualifying businesses with the exclusive use of the distinguished “Made in NY” mark. Use of this mark will allow fashion brands to tangibly illustrate their commitment to local production and coalesce as a local community.

More Information About Made in NY: Fashion

Learn more about Made in NY: Fashion at madeinnyfashion.nyc.