Clothing Manufacturing 101 Workshop
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Learn everything you need to know about manufacturing your designs whether you are planning on creating a fashion brand, already producing or making your garments yourself. We’ll break down all the technical details so they are easier for you to understand. You’ll leave this workshop feeling confident, inspired and ready to take action!
About this event:
In this 2 hour workshop, Rebecca and Frederica (your hosts) will dive into the many elements of clothing manufacturing. Topics to be covered include:
- The production process
- What you’ll prepare for manufacturing
- Tech packs, labels and smaller details which are usually missed
- How to find and approach manufacturers (and have them take you seriously)
- The costs of manufacturing so you can financially plan ahead
- Bulk manufacturing, pre-order and Made-to-Order
- International manufacturing vs Domestic manufacturing
- The impact of COVID on the manufacturing industry
- The impact of Brexit on manufacturing in the UK
There will be a Q&A session at the end of the workshop to cover any other manufacturing questions you may have. The workshop will take place on Zoom on Sunday 7th February 2021 at 6.30 pm GMT. The workshop will be recorded so even if you are unable to attend the live workshop, you’ll have a recording sent to you the following day.
About your hosts:
Rebecca Tembo is the founder of a self-titled womenswear jumpsuit brand and The Entry Platform - a growing community for aspiring and start-up designers. Building a growing brand over the past 5 years, and working in production within the luxury fashion industry, Rebecca has built an extensive array of knowledge and connections. She is also an author (Stumbling into Personal Branding: Lessons from 2020) and product creator (The Entry Productivity Planner) giving her a unique and first-hand take on marketing, customer experience, product development, and the art of personal branding. The Entry’s mission is to equip you with the tools to grow a successful and profitable brand through design, mindset and entrepreneurial-based content, education, events, and courses.
Learn more about Rebecca here.
Learn more about The Entry Platform here.
Frederica Brooksworth is a Fashion Lecturer and Researcher specialising in all aspects of fashion business, including (but not limited to) digital marketing, retail, PR, consumer psychology, future forecasting, and strategic planning. Frederica is also the founder of Fashion Scholar, an independent learning platform creating educational content through various mediums such as articles, courses, resources, and much more. Frederica’s successful career in fashion education and professional development has grown into one-to-one support, strategy and portfolio development, and university application guidance.
Learn more about Frederica here.
Learn more about The Fashion Scholar here.
What you need to bring:
- A pen and notepad to take notes
- A positive attitude!
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