Academy - Sacramento Holds Fabric-Themed "Yard Sale" Featuring High-End Designer Fabrics at Great Bargains by the Yard

August 28, 2009

Hourly tours, light refreshments and loads of inspiration punctuate the day's happenings

Sacramento, CA. (August 28, 2009) – The International Academy of Design & Technology-Sacramento (the Academy) invites the community to its upcoming, fabric-themed Yard Sale on Saturday, August 29, 2009. At the event, shoppers will have access to glamorous designer fabrics and notions at bargain prices. The fabrics represent high-quality collections typically used by top designers for fashion and home décor. The event will begin at 10:00 a.m. Campus tours are scheduled throughout the day and the community is invited to come out and learn more about the Academy's degree programs in Fashion Design & Marketing, Interior Design, and Visual Communication.

"The Yard Sale was born of our desire to inspire fashion and interior design enthusiasts from every walk of life. From students to home sewers to working designers, when people come to this event they'll experience the luxury and glamour of real, industry-level fabric and textiles that can transform their everyday sewing projects into works of art," says Miguel Sanchez, Director of Admissions for IADT-Sacramento.

This event is open to the community; light morning refreshments will be served:

Event: Academy – Sacramento's Designer Fabric Yard Sale
Date: Saturday, August 29, 2009
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: 2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 250, Sacramento, CA 95834

For more information, please call the Academy at (916) 285-9468 or communications representative Kristene Smith at (916) 288-8466 or To learn more about the Academy, visit

About the Academy
The International Academy of Design & Technology (the Academy – Sacramento) provides educational programs that are designed to prepare students for professional opportunities and career success in select design and technology fields. The Academy - Sacramento does not guarantee employment or salary. The Academy has been an established institution for more than 25 years and has 10 other campuses across the US. Since the Sacramento campus opened in 2007, the Academy has served the needs of students for employment and career advancement and the needs of industry for highly qualified professionals at the Associate of Applied Science and Bachelor of Fine Arts degree levels.

The programs at the Academy focus on career and design areas, such as Fashion Design & Marketing, Interior Design, and Visual Communication. The Academy - Sacramento is accredited by the Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). For more information please visit or call (916) 285-9468. The Academy is a member of the Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ: CECO) network of universities, colleges and schools.