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Michigan Garment Industry Council hopes clothing manufacturing, fashion design diversify state’s economy

Project Runway’s designer Joe walks in the finale of his collection is modeled during Fashion Week in New York, Friday Sept. 12, 2008. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Rick Haglund: Michigan Garment […]

Fashion In Detroit returns in style – C & G News

By Maria Allard, C & G Staff Writer DETROIT — The fashion savvy are gearing up for a big night out. On Sept. 27, clothing designers, runway models and fashionistas […]

Best Project Runway Collections That Didn’t Make TV

by Stacy Lambe, When it comes to Project Runway, there’s so much fans don’t get to see. During each season’s finale, three to four designers present collections to the […]

How ‘Project Runway’ contestants with Michigan ties fared – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free Press, July 23, 2014 – by Julie Hinds Excerpt: Joe Faris/Season 5 Finished: Sixth place The first metro Detroit designer to compete was proud to be an ordinary […]

History of the Motorcycle Jacket – Glamour Magazine

Joe in What’s in my closet? – HOUR Detroit

Hour Detroit, Oct 16, 2008 – By Aleen Jinn Hang ‘Project Runway’ designer Joe Faris keeps it simple in basic black. It would be a pretty safe assumption that the […]

Joe Faris designs for Saturn SKY featured on, Haute CARture

Joe Faris designs for Saturn SKY featured on, Haute CARture

Joe Faris on Discovery’s Detroit in Overdrive (Video)

Joe appeared in the first of the three-part series following the “People of Detroit Reinventing Their Lives and Their City” Episode One: Reinventing the Motor City Fashion designer Joe Faris […]

Detroit swap: Auto plants for fashion showrooms – CNN Money

CNN Money, Sept 18, 2009 – by Sheena Harrison   DETROIT ( — Detroit’s auto industry trained generations of workers in design and manufacturing. As that business fades and its […]

Joe Faris, Project Runway Alum, Designs Artwork For Cabot Guns’ American Joe 1911 Pistol – HuffPost

By Kate Abbey-Lambertz, The Huffington Post If you watched “Project Runway” (which, yes, is still on the air) back in in 2008, you might remember Detroiter Joe Faris. The designer […]

Joe Faris on The Industrialization of Fashion – Real Detroit Weekly

Joe Faris The Industrialization Of Fashion Real Detroit Weekly, Aug 02, 2011 – By Adam O’Connor   Fashion is a tough business. Detroit is a tough market. But the way […]

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