Join our passionate group of fashion entrepreneurs, industry insiders and cultural supporters by becoming a TFI member. Your membership will help our non-profit organization continue to offer amazing business-building opportunities, services and programs at affordable rates to fashion start-ups, students and emerging designers to help them thrive and survive in the challenging world of fashion. With a proven track record of over 30 years launching many of Canada's top fashion businesses, we've created a co-sharing community that's envied and emulated around the world.
Not a designer or fashion entrepreneur? No problem! You can sponsor a membership for someone you know or donate a membership anonymously and we'll award it to a worthy candidate. Anyone can join TFI's Outreach Membership program simply by remitting an annual fee.
TFI members enjoy professional, private, one-on-one mentoring, invitations to networking socials and access to coveted fashion business reference materials in the TFI Resource Centre such as the Pantone colour library, professional trend books, WWD online and more. A TFI membership is also a great way to get inside information about the fashion industry and make important contacts with key influencers. Many of Canada's top designers and fashion entrepreneurs are TFI Outreach members or alumni such as: Bent Boys, Comrags, Greta Constantine, Jason Matlo, Jenny Bird, Line Knitwear, Martine Lemieux, Peggy Sue Collection, Sarah Stevenson, Sentaler, Shay Lowe, Siphay Southidara, Smythe and Todd Lynn to name just a few.