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Ever felt lonely or isolated on your fashion business journey? Or maybe you just wish you could hear from someone who just gets it.


Well, what if that was about to change? 

Discover never-heard-before stories from fashion designers all over the world and learn intimate details about their struggles, their wins, and the shaping of their identity in the process of building a brand. Whilst the tough times are inevitable, you never have to feel alone again.


In need of more inspiration? Listen to candid conversations on the Designer 2 Designer podcast by The Entry Platform here.

Dear Designer, meet your Fashion Mentors in a book.

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All the reasons you need Dear Designer:

  • Read the stories of 44 fashion designers from around the world, who will mentor and guide your journey, no matter what stage you are at.

  • Learn year's worth of insight, clever tools and advice given by real fashion entrepreneurs who have created killer brands, in hours. 

  • Printed as a physical copy, so you can reach for it when you need to.

  • A subtle but stand-out piece of decor for your space.

  • Beautiful high-resolution images to inspire your next photoshoot or campaign. 

  • Discover photographers and models and build your contacts. 

  • Who's up next? Discover up and coming fashion brands - and plenty of style inspo! 

Fancy a sneak peek, Designer?

Meet Tracey Curran, the founder of Sunday Archives, a luxury womenswear label. In Dear Designer, Tracey opens up about her challenges running Sunday Archive, but why at the end, it's all worth it.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How many fashion designers have contributed to Dear Designer?

There are 44 designers featured in the book including Olivia Rose Havelock, founder of Olivia Rose The Label. 


How many pages is Dear Designer?

The book has 274 pages in total. 


When is the book expected to launch?

The book is available on a pre-order basis from Wednesday 24th November.


How much is shipping?

Once you add the book to your cart and go through the checkout process, you'll be able to see how much shipping will be to your region. All UK orders have free shipping. 


How long will it take to receive my pre-order? 

For orders placed before December 15th, you'll receive your copy in time for Christmas! 


Do you ship worldwide? 

Yes! We offer worldwide shipping. 

I’d like to buy a bulk number of the Dear Designer book, who should I get in contact with? 

If you are interested in purchasing the Dear Designer book in bulk, please email


How can I learn more about The Entry Platform?

You can learn more about The Entry Platform on our website here. Join our community on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn for more updates! 


What other books/products do you sell?

Dear Designer is our second self-published book. Last November, we released our first successful book, Stumbling into Personal Branding, selling 100 copies in the first 24 hours. We also offer a range of products and business services which you can discover here.


Can this be gifted with special wrapping paper? 

Yes! We offer gift-wrapping services. Please let us know (at check out) when purchasing if the product is for gift purposes. 

Where will the book be distributed?

The Dear Designer Book will be distributed on our website here. The book will also be distributed on Amazon.


We are working to be stocked in multiple independent bookstores in London. 

For any other queries, please email