The membership renewal period is now open. Take advantage of the early bird discount happening now through May 12th (Professional and Affiliate $100 and Students $40), after that Professional and Affiliate is $150 per year and Students $50.


  • Must have experience in the fashion, costume, accessory or textile design field
  • Must have a store front or on-line store
  • Be recommended for membership by a BDC Board Member or Current Member


  • Photographers, models, makeup artists, stylists, videographers, graphic designers, press/media, pattern makers, illustrators, fashion show directors, etc.
  • Affiliate must be recommended for membership by a current member, BDC Board Member or advisory board member.
  • Affiliate must complete application process.
  • Affiliate must work in the fashion or costume industry.


  • Must be currently in high school, college, university or trade school.
  • Able to provide references from teachers / instructors
  • Must currently be enrolled in or interested in enrolling in an accredited program in fashion, costume, accessory or textile design