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    I've thought about starting a clothing line for a while. Is this there any advice you could give?
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    (Original post by saraxh)
    I've thought about starting a clothing line for a while. Is this there any advice you could give?
    Sounds cooool :ahee: :ahee: sorry I don't have any advice tho, I don't know much about these things.
    Maybe in the fashion section they'd be more likely to help you ?

    Good luck with that :woo: :woo:
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    (Original post by saraxh)
    I've thought about starting a clothing line for a while. Is this there any advice you could give?
    I too must apologise for not having any actual advice but I wanted to wish you luck because that sounds awesome. Let me know if you do it and I'll check out your clothes!
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    (Original post by saraxh)
    I've thought about starting a clothing line for a while. Is this there any advice you could give?
    Find one of those companies that prints T-shirts with your designs on them? Sorry, I'm hopeless!

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    here's the basics, but i think there's a little bit more to it

    '' 1. COME UP WITH A GOTTA-HAVE-IT ITEM
    Diane von Furstenberg did it with the now-ubiquitous wrap dress. Tory Burch had her Reva flats. What's yours?

    2. DEVELOP THE DESIGN
    Good news: You don't need a degree from Parsons to succeed here. Sketch your ideas on paper as best you can, or ply an artsy pal with free food and drinks so she'll draw it for you.

    3. MAKE A PROTOTYPE
    You'll need one to show potential buyers. Warning: Prototypes aren't cheap—prices vary widely depending on your materials. Hit up MakersRow.com for referrals.

    4. SOURCE YOUR MATERIALS
    You'll likely do some serious legwork to find fabric stock that meets your budget and creative needs.

    5. FIND A FACTORY
    How else will you mass-produce your goods? (Try MakersRow.com—again!—for options.) Be explicit about what you want, and do some comparison shopping. Adjust your startup costs accordingly.

    6. FUND YOUR BUSINESS
    Your options: savings, credit cards, loans, or investors. (Hi, Mom!) Try Kickstarter and crowdfund your venture.

    7. SELL, SELL, SELL
    Open a brick-and-mortar store or an e-commerce site. Or ride the coattails of established players and set up shop on Etsy.


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    if you're serious, then watch this video

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    google and youtube is your friend, not TSR im afraid :rofl:
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    Mankini's pls
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    (Original post by Edminzodo)
    Find one of those companies that prints T-shirts with your designs on them? Sorry, I'm hopeless!

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    Those companies are good for fan merchandise
 
 
 
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