27 Jun '11, 6pm

The Portland Garment Factory Breathes Vitality to "Made in U.S.A." Label

The Portland Garment Factory Breathes Vitality to "Made in U.S.A." Label

It’s no coincidence that a plethora of independent designers, including three Project Runway winners, hail from the Portland area . The Oregon city crackles with creativity and vigor, coupled with a yen for all things green. When Britt Howard launched the Portland Garment Factory in 2008, she filled an obvious vacuum: a garment workshop that caters to grassroots companies while capturing Portland’s homegrown spirit, all without the high minimums and complicated production logistics that most apparel manufacturers require.

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