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Madalynne Intimates is a woman-owned, Philadelphia-based brand offering size inclusive lingerie for all people. Our small team consists of four people and together, we offer DIY lingerie kits, hand crafted lingerie, and online + in-person bra making classes.

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Designer Series Virtual Workshop (Virtual + Live)

$175.00

Do you have a vision of creating your own fashion or sewing company? Stuck at a 9-5 with a vision to start a your own business? Take it from someone who said goodbye to a steady paycheck and a 401(k) – you can do it. The hardest part is getting started, and that’s what this virtual live class is all about. Students will learn everything I wish I had known – choosing your first products, assessing your industry, customers and competition, niches, fashion copyrights, trademarks, development process, sourcing materials, fit testing, finding models, photography, outreach to wholesalers and more.

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Description

Do you have a vision of creating your own fashion or sewing company? Stuck at a 9-5 with a vision to start a your own business? Take it from someone who said goodbye to a steady paycheck and a 401(k) – you can do it. The hardest part is getting started, and that’s what this virtual live class is all about. Students will learn everything I wish I had known – choosing your first products, assessing your industry, customers and competition, niches, fashion copyrights, trademarks, development process, sourcing materials, fit testing, finding models, photography, outreach to wholesalers and more.

Session 1:
1. Where to start? What is your product going to be?
2. Assessing industry, customers, competition
3. Niches and gaps in the market
4. What’s your secret sauce?
5. Trademarks, patents and fashion copyright
6. What is stopping you?

Session 2:
1. Development – finding a sample and creating a pattern that is your own
2. Sourcing materials
3. Cost sheets and budgeting
4. Sample making process – how many samples, when is a sample finished?
5. Fit testing on a dress form and live models
6. Photography – where to find models, cameras, lenses, editing

Session 3:
1. Planning your launch – when, where, online, in-person, media outreach
2. Dos and don’ts of wholesale
3. What to expect at a product launch
4. Tips for continued success

Virtual class will be streamed live to a private Facebook group on Wednesday, April 20 and 27 and May 4. Student must have a Facebook account to join this class. Students will have the ability to ask questions and receive answers in real time. If you cannot make it to the live session, there will be a recording posted that you can watch. If you have a question regarding a session, you can post in the Facebook group and Madalynne or another student will answer.

Videos do not expire and can be watched at any time from anywhere in the world.

Additional information

Additional information

DIY Barrett Kit

black cat flocked mesh, black Italian circle flocked mesh, black Italian star flocked mesh, black star mesh, black Swiss dot, cream + rose mesh, red Italian flocked mesh, white + grey dot, white + grey dot with rainbow mesh, white star mesh

lining

power net (more support), stretch mesh (standard support)