For Rightfully Sewn's third annual Fashion Designer Professional Development Seminar, at the venerable Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, June 1 at 9 am, Rightfully Sewn welcomes enthusiasts of all ages from Kansas City’s fashion, entrepreneurial and fitness communities as we feature keynote speaker Katie Warner Johnson, the co-founder and CEO of performance fashion company Carbon38. Read more about Katie Warner Johnson, who went from ballerina, to Wall Street analyst, to fitness instructor, to Carbon38 founder (recently securing a $15M investment from Foot Locker).
Additional speakers will include Joshua Taimoor Nana, President of MTAR, and Lauren Downing Peters, PhD, Assistant Professor of Fashion Studies at Columbia College Chicago. Topics will include: how to build a fashion brand, future fashion supply chains, designing for inclusivity, and more. More info and tickets ($10-$25) available here.