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 …
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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/
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
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
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
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.