Build Your Brand Among Austin’s Top Fashion Designers

Cohort II Applications are Open until July 11th

Grow Your Brand. Join the Residency.

Designers accepted into this competitive program will have exclusive access to product development, production, and business mentorship.


  • Access to $13.1M of Gerber Technology equipment and software
  • High-speed automated fabric cutting solutions
  • Sample room / industrial machines
  • Adobe Creative Cloud


  • Branded studio space or Reserved Desk
  • Access to Design Lab
  • Collaborative designer work spaces
  • Showroom / Meeting Space for Clients + Vendors


  • Access to our wholesale network
  • Guidance on material purchase
  • Costing guidance
  • Labor support


  • Business Boot Camp
  • Brand Development
  • Marketing Guidance
  • Sales Strategy

Are you a local fashion designer or startup fashion business?

You should apply to become a designer-in-residence.
Applications are open until July 11th, 2021. Interview requests will be sent by August 6th.

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