How to Manufacture Your Clothing + Accessories Lines

at M SHOP - Midtown

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$225 10 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 6:30pm

Location:
Midtown, Manhattan
520 8th Ave, 16 Fl
Btwn W 36th & W 37th Streets
New York, New York 10018
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Michelle Alleyne

What you'll learn in this fashion business class:

We are Manufacturing Specialists with years of experience managing USA & Overseas production for every product category at every price point.

Join us for FIRST HAND knowledge on how to mass produce your designs and deal with factories, suppliers, etc! 

Our How To Start Your Fashion Company (Design Your Line) Workshop should be taken before this one & teaches how to design a line and set up your company. Try our Manufacturing Consulting or How To Manufacture Booklet. We also provide Product Development. 


This ALWAYS current workshop teaches: 

Costing:
1. Fabric consumption & yields
2. Cost vs wholesale vs retail
3. Pricing for profitability 

Sourcing:
1. Trade secrets on how to find the best factories, fabric, leather, trims, cutting rooms, patternmakers, seamstresses, sample makers, marking & grading, specialized craftsmen, artisans, etc. 

Dealing with Factories & Suppliers:
1. How to not to get ripped off
2. Contract & price negotiation
3. How factories work
4. Minimums & scheduling
5. Getting quality product on time 

USA VS. Overseas Production:
1. When, where, & how to produce
2. Import & export tips
3. US Customs & inspections
4. How to transport deliveries on time
5. Laws & labeling requirement 


2 1/2-hours - Very thorough and intense, but fun to network, meet, and learn. 

Certificate of completion provided. NO recording devices permitted. 

NO REFUNDS.

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Refund Policy
Classes are non-refundable. Cancellations made at least 48 hours in advance of the class will be honored with a credit to reschedule the same class for a future session, valid for 60 days.  

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4:00pm - 6:30pm Michelle Alleyne 1 $225

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Question from Reeham A.
Hello, do I need to take your How To Start Your Fashion Company workshop first?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Reeham, yes students must take the "How To Start Your Fashion Company (Design Your Line) Workshop" first.
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Question from Anonymous
Hi Michelle! Is the content of this class the same as the online version? Thank you for confirming.
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there! Yes, it’s the same as the online course.
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Question from anonymous
I am interested in creating sustainable accessories. Will that be discussed?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there! Yes, it will cover sustainability. Hope this is helpful.
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Question from Kerry O.
Hello, Does this class cover footwear? Thank you.
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Kerry! Yes, it does cover footwear. Thanks!
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Question from Marine
Hello, I was wondering if there are other dates for this class? Thank you.
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Marine! Thanks for your question. We currently have the one posted on our website. You may save this class to your wish list and we'll send you an email once we post new dates on this page.
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Question from Camille w.
Is this only offered on 1/19? How can I book for a future date?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi, Cam! As of this time, this is the only we have for this class. You may save this class to your wish list so you'll be notified when we update this page with the upcoming dates. Thanks!
Answer from Camille w.
Do you expect there will be another one for a later date? I want to buy as a gift for someone whose birthday is this weekend, but the person cannot attend this date :/
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hey Camile! Yes, as per M SHOP, they hold the workshops in NYC each month. But they don’t confirm the date until after the current date passes. However, they try to keep it around the same time each month. So save this class to your wish list so you'll get a notification email when we have posted the new date. :)
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Reviews of Classes at M SHOP (173)

(173 Reviews)
How to Manufacture Your Clothing + Accessories Lines
Reviewed by jennifer simmons on 11/4/2019
the class was very informative and the teacher answered all questions thoroughly.
How to Manufacture Your Clothing + Accessories Lines
Reviewed by Anna M. on 11/3/2019
Very useful!
How to Manufacture Your Clothing + Accessories Lines
Reviewed by Karen M. on 4/28/2019
Excellent workshop! Michelle Alleyne is knowledgable, thorough, patient, and a true inspiration! She took the time to answer all my questions and really gave me the guidance to take the next steps in my accessory line. I left the class feeling confident I was on the right track with new resources to make my line happen! Thanks Michelle and M Shop!
How to Manufacture Your Clothing + Accessories Lines
Reviewed by Nicole S. on 4/16/2019
Great primer on understanding essential components of bringing your product to market. As a complete newbie to this arena, I learned a lot.
How to Manufacture Your Clothing + Accessories Lines
Reviewed by ALYSON A. on 4/1/2019
The class provided numerous invaluable resources to assist in the manufacturing process. Additionally, Michelle was great with answering your questions no matter how big or small. She was able to make the class agenda span from basic 101 steps to an elevated tutorial of what your next steps should be.
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