New York City-based fashion businesses are invited to apply for the official Made in NY: Fashion certification.


The certification endows qualifying businesses with exclusive use of the distinguished Made in NY seal. Use of this seal fortifies and unites fashion brands that design and manufacture their products locally, in turn supporting and strengthening New York City’s fashion ecosystem. Learn more about the four certified designers featured in the winter 2017 marketing campaign.

Qualifying fashion businesses must meet the following requirements:

• Registered business license
• Headquartered or incorporated in New York City
• Manufacture one or more fashion products (apparel, accessories, or jewelry)
• One or more stockists or $100,000 or more generated in direct-to-consumer sales
• One or more founders or employees working full-time
• Certificate of insurance
• Produce 75% or more of product in New York City