We aim to build a forum where Fashion Designers, Bloggers, Agents/Producers, and Retail Buyers can come together under one roof and have the ability to network and Dayton Threads in conjunction with our our sister company the House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Coworking Experience provides just that.
As a retail buyer you will have access to all the designers and brands that are launching from the House of (DE-FI)ance, and /or that are sold at Dayton Threads, that are showcased during the 2021 Dayton Fashion Week scheduled for December 5th-11th, 2021 and Dayton Design Week. Not only will you find the newest emerging designers and best independent designers, you'll have the an exclusive opportunity to make deals and help the businesses and brand that are in the (DE-FI) Incubator grow during the very first Ohio Market Week tentatively scheduled for March 25th-27th,2022 . Designers in the (DE-FI) Incubator will be retail ready after a nearly year long intensive real time training modules.
All Retail Buyers will have FREE access to all of the runway experiences during Dayton's Design and Fashion Week, as well as our brick and mortar showroom/boutique. You will also have opportunities to mingle with all the headlining designers on top of having access to events of your choice. It is our goal to create a stress-free environment where you can come and focus on what is important, growing your business with the world’s best independent and emerging Designers.
There are so many benefits to supporting Dayton Threads and as a Retail Buyer you will:
Interested Buyers register below!
Welcome! The majority of our site is under construction, you can sign up for our Sewing Test for paid contract work and/or a free consultation with a designer to have your custom design made. We appreciate your patience as we upload our entire store online and provide details about each artisan/designer that is selling their work with us. Items listed in the shop are currently unavailable for sale and most prices have been temporarily inflated while this site is under construction; however, if you absolutely MUST have it now, schedule an appointment at our location inside of the Dayton Mall.