fashion http://wkar.org en Fashion incubator aims to draw design talent to Lansing http://wkar.org/post/fashion-incubator-aims-draw-design-talent-lansing <p>The business start-up scene here in Lansing is about to get another boost. A business incubator for fashion designers called <a href="http://www.runwaylansing.com/">The Runway </a>is expected to open in February in the historic former Knapp’s department store building downtown. The project will house up to 12 designers in residence and a retail store, and will work to retain and cultivate design talent here in mid-Michigan.</p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 16:43:14 +0000 Current State 46072 at http://wkar.org Fashion incubator aims to draw design talent to Lansing Lansing Players Part of Michigan Garment Sector http://wkar.org/post/lansing-players-part-michigan-garment-sector <p>Economic developers have their sights on what some are calling a burgeoning part of Michigan’s economy -- the garment industry. Several Lansing participants are playing key roles in an effort to galvanize the sector.</p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 19:39:38 +0000 Mark Bashore 12024 at http://wkar.org Lansing Players Part of Michigan Garment Sector