Friday, June 23, 2017
Emerging Designer Information

Emerging Designer Information

"The Concrete Catwalk for Emerging Designers, we love old favorites but always looking for the next new" ... Saphrona Nicole

Are free Marketing/Promotional gifts needed?

Are free Marketing/Promotional gifts needed? Yes it’s needed… Marketing and Promotional gifts are great for spreading brand awareness, something as simple as a pen with your logo is a constant reminder of your brand.  Gifts are...

How important is packaging?

How important is packaging? Packaging is important with that being said the first thought is; “It’s going in the garbage” Maybe… However presentation is everything, you can provide proper packing at minimal cost. The product...

POP UP LOCATION – DUMBO BROOKLYN

POP UP LOCATION - DUMBO BROOKLYN COST - Daily = $275.00 * Weekly = $600.00 * Monthly = $825.00 CONTACT - {347 - 766 - 2236} {404 - 953 - 1282} Pop up shops are a great...

How About a Pop up Shop?

How About a Pop up Shop? Pop up shops are a great way to give your brand exposure and have your products in stores. You can test out new products to see what will sell...

Are no returns ok?

Are NO RETURNS OK? Hmm… It’s ok to have no returns especially if something is custom made. But there are some ground rules to make that harsh rule effective. If your product is not returnable...

CUSTOMER SERVICE IS ALWAYS A PRIORITY…

Customer service is always a priority… Customers are the backbone behind the brand. With emerging designers most don’t have a team and you are often left wearing multiple hats. Yes... this is how many start...

USING ANOTHER BRANDS PRODUCT AS YOUR OWN…

Using another brands product as your own… Please … this is a NO!  As you get creative and think of new things for your brand you may want to try to alter/cut/paint etc. on anything...

SHOULD DESIGNERS HIDE THEIR IDENTITY?

Should Designers hide their Identity? So you have a clothing line and most brands have an "About" page in-regards to the designer and or what the brand is about. Often times the "About" page gives...

Should I be on Social Media?

Should I be on Social Media? Brands should be on social media! I haven't seen any major retail brands that are not on social media. If bigger brands are on so should you. Social media...

Should Brands have a Blog?

  Should Brands have a Blog? Brands should have a blog! Blogging is a very effective way to engage with customers or potential customers. You can use this platform to showcase up and coming events or...

Can celebrity campaign help or hurt?

Can celebrity campaign help or hurt? Celebrity Campaigns can definitely help your brand but you have to be ready to reap the benefits. Doing things premature can certainly hurt if not cost in the long...

How many products should I start with?

How many products should I start with? This questions is simple yet there are no perfect answers. As each brand varies in customers, sales, growth etc. For a newly developed brand with little to no...

Working with Bigger vs Smaller Blogs,

Working with Bigger vs Smaller Blogs, Bigger vs Smaller Blogs, Its good to work with both as there are different audiences, with bigger blogs you have more traffic and potentially less engagement with small blogs...

How to Work With Bloggers?

Big fashion brands are working with bloggers and Influencers, so how can Emerging Designers do the same?   “You can work with bloggers on a small budget or even no budget.”   Gifts … Sponsored Post … Product...

Breaking into the Business of Accessories Panel Discussion

  Breaking into the Business of Accessories Panel Discussion It was a pleasure being on the panel with these AMAZING Talents, The Black Accessory Designers Alliance, "Bada Unite" had their panel discussion "Breaking Into The Business of...

LAST CALL FOR ENTRIES: ECOCHIC DESIGN AWARD 2017

  LAST CALL FOR ENTRIES: ECOCHIC DESIGN AWARD 2017 EcoChic Design Award 2017 closes for applications on 3 April! Designers with less than three years’ industry experience living in Asia, Europe and - for the first time...

Designer Registration for Men’s 2018

"Men's Fashion Week 2018" Time waits for no one! Fashion definitely doesn't wait, if you are interested in showing your collection now is the time. Designer Registration for Spring 2018 New York Fashion Week New York...

Why a production Company?

Why a production Company? Designers reach out to me for so many reason, and many of the questions they ask will be posted on  this website.I haven't met a Designer that didn't have any questions...

Do you have what it takes to plan a Fashion Show?

Do you have what it takes to plan a Fashion show? Designers reach out to me for so many reason, and many of the questions they ask will be posted on  this website. I haven't...

Men’s Fashion week Scheduled

Men's Fashion week     London        June 9 - June 12,  2017 Milan           June 17 - June 20, 2017 Paris            June 21 - June 25, 2017 New...

Fashion Shows – Fall Winter Collection 2017 Scheduled

Fashion Shows - Fall Winter Collection  2017 "The Big 4 Fashion Capitals" NEW YORK  02/09 – 02/17/2017 LONDON      02/17 – 02/21/2017 MILAN          02/22 – 02/28/2017 PARIS           02/28 –...

Fete PR

Fete PR Services - Showroom and PR Contact - info@feteeventgroup.com Location - New York   Fashion, Beauty and Lifestyle PR + Showroom located in New York City Showrooms are a great avenue to explore to showcase your collection to potential buyers,...

New Feature … On the Look Out!…

New Feature ... On the Look Out!... We understand the time and preparation that is involved in building your label. So we have added a new featured that is called ... On The Look Out!...

M shop NYC

M Shop NYC mission is to help fashion entrepreneurs start and build their own businesses! It's no secret that running a business is hard work, there's so much to learn. There will always be risk but...

The Collin

The Collin is the greatest connection between emerging designers and fashion consumers from around the world. One of the biggest challenges for a Designer is where to sell, the objective is getting those garments Sold?...

Zuvaa Pop Up Tour

Zuvaa a global MARKETPLACE for African DESIGNERS Zuvaa is an online store that has a plethora of African designs for both men, women and children. The Ceo/founder of Zuvaa is Kelechi Zuvaa, she started Zuvaa...

AMCONYC Pop Shop and SAMPLE SALE – #RAID THE CLOSET

AMCONYC Pop Shop and SAMPLE SALE – #RAID THE CLOSET Amconyc had their POP Up Shop Designer sample sale in Soho New York. The prices were insane it was up to 80% off the regular...

The Fashion Potential

  Have you though about building a Career in Fashion? The fashion Potential was founded by Melissa McGraw who is a 20 Year Veteran of the fashion industry.  She is well rounded and have collaborated with...

House Of Fofanah

"House of Fofanah has been called a destination for fashion education online." Starting a business is never easy, threes always something new to learn. Do you find yourself looking online for most of the information you...

How To Sell Your Fashion Line To Retailers

How To Sell Your Fashion Line To Retailers I like to pride my self as someone who never wants to stop learning and someone who doesn't know it all. Lets face it we learn something...

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Yuna Yang – “Lights in the shadow”

Designer - Yuna Yang  Location - New York “F/W17 “Lights in the shadow” ” Designer Yuna Yang showcased her FW 2017 collection at The Gotham Comedy Club during Fashion...