Entries by Shannon

5 Important Business Lessons Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

The last time I worked in an office was 2007.  It was the closest I ever came to having a “real job” – and I was an intern in Sports Illustrated’s editorial department. Which means, I’ve essentially been some version of an entrepreneur for over a decade. I’ve learned a lot from it. Business lessons, […]

How to Partner with Influencers to Launch Your Fashion Brand

Have you thought about working with influencers to promote or launch your fashion brand? Then you’ll want to make sure you tune into this week’s Live Show. I’ll be joined by Natalia Pavanelli, who is a Factory45 alumni and the founder of Wandwoods, a cottagecore sustainable fashion house.  Natalia says she tried to start a […]

5 Fashion & Business Podcasts to Follow

Today I want to introduce you to five podcasts on topics ranging from conscious style to business to sustainable fashion. I had the opportunity to be interviewed by each host and I think the conversations will be helpful in inspiring your own journey into fashion entrepreneurship.  Browse the shows below and choose the one (or […]

Reduce Your Online Returns by 4-6% with YourFit from 3DLOOK

As you start to think about launching or growing your own fashion brand, there’s one common challenge that you’ll likely face:Fit & sizing.Did you know that 42% of returns are driven by fit and size issues?If you offer free returns, which a lot of ecommerce brands do, then you’re looking at a significant hit to […]

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Podcast Ep. 32: Should You Start a Sustainable Fashion Brand During a Recession?

Listen on Apple Podcasts | Listen on Spotify Should You Start a Sustainable Fashion Brand During a Recession? I’m not an economist and I’m obviously biased in how I would answer this. So, I’m crediting all of the info from this episode to the Business of Fashion and leaving my opinion out. In today’s episode, […]