New York, NY (PRWEB) November 14, 2013
A workshop for fashion designers interested in starting their own label will be held this Saturday, November 16, from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM at Mood Fabrics in New York City. The seminar, "Start a Fashion Brand" is hosted by Human B, Fashion Brain Academy, and The Riviere Agency, three fashion consulting companies which help new fashion brands successfully launch and avoid costly mistakes.
In a recent interview with FashionMingle.net, Lori Riviere, owner of The Riviere Agency, a fashion and beauty integrated marketing firm, shared 6 tips for starting a successful fashion brand:
1. Design with production in mind.
2. Stick to one fit model.
3. Have the right tools in your sales kit.
4. Don’t spread yourself too thin.
5. Understand how the media cycle works and be patient.
6. Don’t forget the follow up.
In the interview, she shares specific advice in the areas of fashion design, production, sales, marketing, social media, and PR that will be featured at the workshop. Ms. Riviere will be joined by Boaz David, founder and owner of Human B, a New York City based production consultancy firm and Jane Hamill, founder and owner of the Chicago based consultancy firm, Fashion Brain Academy. FashionMingle.net is offering a discount code to attend the workshop.
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