The Philadelphia Fashion Incubator

A new class of designers joins The Philadelphia Fashion Incubator

By Rosella LaFevre,

Past the tables laden with Corner Bakery coffee, bagels and muffins stand a group of young women, all stylishly dressed, listening to a thin woman in all black. She's coaching them on answering journalists' questions. These are the six new designers-in-residence at the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator at Macy's Center City Philadelphia. They're supposed to say, "Ask me in six months," when a journalist asks what they think of the program.