Upon several requests Jessica has added her fashion & manufacturing mentorship, which is fantastic for people considering starting a fashion business or who are on the fence about starting a fashion business and want an experts behind the scenes knowledge. Jessica's 20 years of 'real' industry experience in NY, and fashion design degree from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising coupled with her experience in all categories of design and manufacturing is priceless valuable information that couldn't be learned at any university.
What you get:
1. Two times a month 1 hour coaching sessions with Jessica via Zoom (video)
2. One In person live meeting (or video) with Jessica in her design studio where she walks you through her fabric library and explains textiles, hardwares and trims.
3. This is a 6 month mentor/coaching program, 12 (1 hour video or call sessions with Jessica plus the 1 hour in-person) This is 13 total hours of face time with Jessica, as you can see here her 1 hour coaching goes for $100, a ($1300 value) for $544 (6 months)
The types of key things you will learn are:
How to choose and create a customer profile-who are you selling to
Steps to set up your fashion business (trademarks, branding, website, logos, etc.)
What is a fashion flat sketch
What is a technical packet, and why they are necessary, Jessica will walk you through a tech packet, each page, and what is needed
Learn what types of fabrics work better for different silhouettes
How to get your website, up and running fast, Jessica even designed her own shopify store
How to set up all your social media outlets including Youtube
The Sample Making Process-behind the scenes in her sample room video
How to do a fit session on a fit model with your fashion design
How to create your custom logo branding
How to create your packaging, hardware, labels and tags
The print/pattern process for adding your logo and customization to your apparel
The production Process- what to expect when dealing with manufacturers (the real-real) common delays and production issues and tips and tricks for how to fix them
All of the above and so much more...