January 18, 2021



The Golden Needle Awards and the idea to recognize and award emerging design talent was conceived and founded by Mara Beltrami-New. Born in Milan, Italy, and hailing from the Beltrami House of Fashion that launched in the early 1900's, Mara's family began as tailors and shoemakers and evolved into clothing designers and manufacturers in the 1920's. Today, the House ...
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Is proud to be the Fashion Industry partner to the 1st Annual Golden Needle Awards. The FBI will present a special Runners Up award to the recipient chosen from one of the many talented L.A. Designers' entries.

Our Mission is to provide business development
assistance to growing manufacturing businesses and retailers, offering educational programs, information, networking and many other promotional opportunities.

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