Fashionable Tuesdays - Wynwood: Memories of the Miami Fashion Scene

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Learn about Miami’s garment industry from the 1960s and the Jewish families' influence on the development of the Miami Fashion Scene in Wynwood. Panelists include the following particpants:

Andy Varat- co founder ot Tail Activewear started in Wynwood in 1974 and sold in 2008. Son of Morton Varat founder of Cover Girl of Miami 1953.

Ben Horenstein- Scott Notions, Active supplier of all trims to apparel industry for over 40 years.

Lois Diamond - Miami native, historian, and tour guide specializing in the Wynwood neigborhood.

Shelly Bloom- Veteran Menswear retailer in Wynwood.

Dr. Irv Lerner, son of Morris Lerner founder of Industrial Sewing machines and property owner/ developer in Wynwood

Howard Garson- Miami Vogue, family business & established trim supplier to the apparel Industry.

Kevin Wynn- Public programs coordinator at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Archives department.

Free for Members, $5 for Non-Members

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