failure

What’s Your Relationship to Failure?

The other night I was watching an interview with comedian and…

Get Access to 4 Fashion Industry Experts & Do Your Part to Help Reunite Immigrant Families

Like many of you, I’ve been watching the coverage of the U.S.…
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What to Expect from Factory45 in 2018

Every year, June feels like January. It’s the month that truly…

Launch Your Sustainable Fashion Brand with Factory45

Enrollment is now open for the 2018 program of Factory45! You…
Where to Start

What To Do When You “Don’t Know Where to Start”

“I don’t even know where to start,” I thought to myself. It…
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On Maternity Leave Until April 11th!

Happy 2018! I hope everyone had a joyous and stress-free holiday…

How to Do Less So You Can Be More

Back in 2014 I was nominated to The Wall Street Journal’s “Women…

How to Make Next Year Better than the Last: Your Business in Review

I’ve mentioned before that I’m in a “mastermind group”…

5 Tools to Help You Run a Smoother, Easier Fashion Business

December is one of my favorite months of the year as a business…

Raising Money For Your Fashion Startup with Fashion Brain Academy

A few weeks ago I got an email from Jane Hamill of Fashion Brain…
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The Minivan vs. The SUV: A Fashion Branding Lesson from Interstate 95

“You know what I just realized?” I say to my husband as we’re…
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Success Stories from The Crowdfunding Factory

If you know anything about me (and what I teach) it’s that…