10 Do’s and Don’ts for Launching a Fashion Brand on Kickstarter

This is a guest post by Factory45’er Dina Chavez who launched…
Should You Tell Your Boss You’re Starting Your Own Business

Should You Tell Your Boss You’re Starting Your Own Business?

A couple of weeks ago, this question came up in our private Factory45…
Contemporary swimwear

Introducing Gala Maar: Contemporary Swimwear for the Modern Muse

This is an interview with Factory45’er Blakely Wickstrom about…
NPR How I Built This SproutFit

How Factory45’er SproutFit Landed an Interview on NPR’s “How I Built This”

As many of you have already heard, Factory45’er Whitney Sokol,…
business startup marathon

The Marathon of Business & Why You are Capable of More Than You Think

“I’ve decided to run a marathon,” my friend told me last…
texworld fabric sourcing

Meet Factory45 for Fabric Sourcing at TexWorld USA

If you’re in the Greater New York or New England areas, I have…
childrenswear

How the Founder of SproutFit Raised Over $14K to Start a Childrenswear Brand

How do you start a business when you’re a busy parent and working…
Factory45 is now accepting applications for 2017!

Factory45 is Now Accepting Applications for 2017!

YES, you can now apply to join the 2017 program of Factory45! If…
5 Myths About Starting a Fashion Brand

What to Believe? 5 Myths About Starting a Fashion Brand

If you’ve been in the fashion industry for a while or if you’re…
Can you start a fashion business without a fashion background?

Can You Start a Fashion Business Without a Fashion Background?

Here is an email I get at least once a week: “I’m so excited…
How to start your own fashion mastermind group

How to Start Your Own Fashion Mastermind Group

Raise your hand if you’ve been given this advice: Build a…