How to Spend Less Time on Paperwork, & More Time Developing Your Brand’s Creative Vision
Join Us on February 23, 2016 at 6:30pm at Fashion Incubator SF
Entrepreneurs are often feeling overwhelmed as they try to become the experts of every subject matter field affecting their business. When creating an apparel company, it can be hard to focus on the more creative brand building aspects if you’re bogged down by business logistics. We want to put you in touch with services providers who can streamline your business, take care of the research stress, and the daily paperwork tasks.
We’ve put together a panel of companies that help solve some of the most common challenges apparel companies face with the logistics of growth. How do you hire your first employees, manage your inventory across several online retail platforms, keep track of your income and expenses, and limit risks of opening a physical store? This panel has your answers, and the tools to assist you.
Aside from having the tools to help, these panel members have been in your shoes too. They know what its like to be entrepreneurs and leaders. We’ll ask them to share secrets of effective time-management and task delegation.Read More
RSVP today for our first meeting of 2016! PeopleWearSF is planning a big year ahead. While we have some exciting plans that we’ll be sharing at this meeting,we’re looking to you, our community, to let us know what else we can do to supportyou and your businesses. We’ll also be seeking more volunteers to take on leadership roles for the projects you care about. Please come with calendars and your suggestions!
If you’re new to PeopleWearSF, this event will also be a great opportunity to make connections.
Stella Carakasi has offered to host our meeting. Please join us at Stella Studio 1370 10th Street at Gilman, Berkeley, CA 94710. Meeting begins at 6pm on January 28th.Read More
Expert led workshops on ethical Apparel Manufacturing – Presented by Lana Hogue
All workshops are conducted in San Francisco sewing factories – loation provided to registered attendees.
Workshops take place on Thursdays from 6-9PM. Cost $60 class/ $300 series.
PeopleWear SF members $50 class/$250 series. Register at garmentindustry411.com
Board member and apparel manufacturing consultant Lana Hogue to offer a seminar on manufacturing sourcing here in SF and the Bay Area.
PeopleWearSF Board Member Lana Hogue will conduct a seminar on Monday, November 23 at 1pm called “Sourcing: The Bay & Beyond, Fabrics to Factories” – full seminar list…http://www.dgexpo.
Special Show Benefit to PWSF members – FREE ADMISSION: Members that are interested in attending should email firstname.lastname@example.org and include the seminar name, their name, and that they are a PWSF member wanting the free admission.Read More
SF Fashtech Has Provided PeoplewearSF Members with a Special Discount for Upcoming 3D Printing & The Future of Fashion event!
Learn about the role of 3D printing in fashion. Guest speakers include Natacha Alpert, Innovation Lead at global footwear company CALERES and curator of New York’s 2015 3D Print Fashion Show; and Behnaz Farahi, interaction designer and architect, who’s work (including interactive 3D printed wearables Caress of the Gaze and Ruff) have been featured in the Creator’s Project, Frame Magazine, Designboom, and more.
Network with entrepreneurs, designers, technologists, and enthusiasts, and view the rotating exhibits on display (including pieces by fashion tech designer Anouk Wipprecht and design studio Nervous Systems).
The event will be hosted at The Autodesk Gallery.
October 21, 2015, 6pm-9pm
20% off code for PeoplewearSF members (for regular price tickets):