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…
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…
Introducing NIA

Introducing NIA: Eco-Friendly Knitwear for an Unpredictable Life

This is an interview with Factory45’er Merica Kahn about the…