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THE
FACTORY
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Sourcing, manufacturing & marketing tips to help you build a sustainable fashion brand.

THE
FACTORY
FLOOR

Sourcing, manufacturing & marketing tips to help you build a sustainable fashion brand.

When should you launch your fashion brand?

It’s the golden question, because we never feel truly ready. Take this quiz to find out how much more prep time you should take before you launch!

Required Trait

This is a Required Trait of an Entrepreneur

The other day I was watching my three-year-old play with his train set.  One piece of track… connected to another piece of track… connected to another…  And then, uh oh. The last piece wouldn’t fit. I watched as he struggled…
Required Trait

This is a Required Trait of an Entrepreneur

The other day I was watching my three-year-old play with his train set.  One piece of track… connected to another piece of track… connected to another…  And then, uh oh. The last piece wouldn’t fit. I watched as he struggled…
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HAVE WE MET?

I’m Shannon Lohr, the founder of Factory45

For the past 8+ years, I’ve worked with hundreds of new designers to launch or grow their brands in a way that’s better for people and planet.

I’m a bi-coastal educator, writer, speaker and advocate for sustainable fashion. When I’m not behind my computer screen, you can find me hanging out with my husband and son — and traveling as often as possible.

HAVE WE MET?

I’m Shannon Lohr, the founder of Factory45

For the past 8+ years, I’ve worked with hundreds of new designers to launch or grow their brands in a way that’s better for people and planet.

I’m a bi-coastal educator, writer, speaker and advocate for sustainable fashion. When I’m not behind my computer screen, you can find me hanging out with my husband and son — and traveling as often as possible.

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THE PROGRAM

Work With Me

Factory45 is an online mentorship experience that takes your sustainable fashion brand from idea to launch. We work together to source fabric, find a manufacturer and raise money to fund your first production run.

Learn more about how we can work together. Click here.

THE PROGRAM

Work With Me

Factory45 is an online mentorship experience that takes your sustainable fashion brand from idea to launch. We work together to source fabric, find a manufacturer and raise money to fund your first production run.

Learn more about how we can work together. Click here.

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