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  • Start your own Fashion Label !!

    So you know how you have a million people in Egypt that want to become fashion designers, photographers, make up artists , scriptwriters…etc, but they have no direction??!!! There is a need for PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

    Workshopers ( http://www.facebook.com/Workshopers) are here to help you kickstart your projects. Workshopers is a new educational platform. The Workshopers agenda aims to bring experts and innovators in their fields to accessible platforms of interactive instruction. The idea is to employ the influx of sensibilities and pace of our time with the quality that comes with face-to-face encounters.

    This is a collaboration between Sandra Abdalla, Soraya Shawky and May Tawakol, bringing you their first workshop ” Starting your Fashion Label” on the 24th-26th of Feb ( http://www.facebook.com/events/178533235581211/ ), they are bringing a leader within in the field on how to set up your Fashion Label, Toby Meadows.

    Below is a brief about the class and Toby, for more details click on the Facebook event ( http://www.facebook.com/events/178533235581211/ )

    For Bookings: call 01020100816-01020100817

    Starting Your Fashion Label

    By Toby Meadows

    Have you decided you are ready to start your own fashion business? So what are your next steps? This dynamic course is delivered by the consultant and business owner Toby Meadows, who developed the course to support fashion entrepreneurs in their journey to becoming fashion business owners. This essential course will answer all your questions and give you a clear idea of what you need to be thinking about, and the preparation and planning involved in making your business successful.

    The course will include:

    Advantages and disadvantages of being your own boss
    Business structure
    Methods of starting your own operation
    Practical aspects of running a fashion business
    The structure of your business plan
    Your product and image development
    Understanding the fashion year plan
    The process of designing and sampling a collection through to production
    Sourcing fabrics
    Working with manufacturers
    Costings and pricing
    Understanding profit and loss and cash flow for a fashion business
    Methods of selling your collection to stores e.g. trade exhibitions
    Marketing and promotion
    You will also receive a copy of Toby Meadows book once on the course.

    About Toby Meadows:

    Toby Meadows is the international best selling author of ‘How to Set up & Run a Fashion Label’ currently translated into 6 different languages. He is the founder and Director of Three’s Company Creative Consultancy, a collective of fashion professionals providing creative and business services to the fashion industry, as well as a Director of the London based cult womenswear designer label Belle & Bunty (a regular in the pages of the fashion press and loved by celebrities from Victoria Beckham to Lindsay Lohan). For the past 7 years he has been a Visiting Lecturer at the London College of Fashion, invited to host conferences on developing a fashion label as well as writing and delivering short courses for professional development within the fashion industry both in the UK and abroad.

    As well as consulting to hundreds of small to medium size fashion enterprises Toby has worked with some of the worlds largest and most recognizable fashion business from high street giants, Gap, Zara, Topshop to High End designer labels, Ralph Lauren, Gucci, Christian Dior, Alexander McQueen and Vivienne Westwood to name merely a few. He currently acts as a consultant to the Centre for Fashion Enterprise working with the next generation of highly talented emerging designers helping to develop an infrastructure for their business and increase their chances of longevity.