A true leader never stops learning. For this reason, our Events Roundup column brings you events, weekly, that you can attend to gain useful knowledge to grow your fashion business.
This week we have events bordered on designs and sustainable fashion, two excellent concepts every fashion designer needs. Let’s get into it!
Your Future: Fashion and Textile Careers
The department of fashion and textiles at the School of Art of the University of Wolverhampton put this event together for fashion enthusiasts. You’ll be taught how to run your very own fashion businesses. The teaching will cover fashion, textiles and other aspects.
At this event, 3 fashion industry leaders will share their personal experiences —challenges and strengths with you. They will provide you with a structure and give you a mental picture of what the business is like. They’ll not only be addressing how to start, but they’ll also be talking about different phases in the journey and of course sustainability.
Click here to register for this event happening on Wednesday the 14th of April by 14:30 WAT.
Future Wardrobe: Slow & Circular Fashion
Join startups from around the globe to explore how circular economy concepts are applied to the fashion industry. You’ll get answers to questions like, What production and consumption methods should we try to ensure fashion is more sustainable than ever? What will our wardrobe be like in future? and many more
The conversation will be led by 5 start-ups working in the circular economy and fashion industry. This event will happen on Thursday, the 15th of April at 5 pm WAT. Register here beforehand.
Pattern Making for Designers – Fashion
Starting or just started your fashion line? You should attend this webinar. This event was put together by the women’s business centre to teach fashion startups especially women the skills and tools they need to build a fashion line with impressive growth.
By 10 am WAT on the 15th of April, this virtual event kicks off. Register here.
Designers for Designers 5
Testimonies are excellent motivators. We draw strength to fight a little longer from other people’s experiences. @whatcandesigndo and Designplatform Rotterdam understands this and that’s why they are putting this event together.
They’ll be sharing personal experiences in a virtual peer to peer coaching session on Wednesday the 14th of April. Dear creatives and fashion designers by 4 pm WAT on Wednesday, you should attend this webinar and connect with other designers around the world. Click here to read further and register.
In Conversation with Designers by Regent’s University London Student Union
While the worldwide lockdown has been lifted and the fashion industry, amongst others, is now back to life again, the effect of the covid-19 pandemic can still be felt. In this webinar, various designers will be coming together to talk about how the pandemic changed their craft.
They’ll be sharing trials and exchanging tips that have helped them stay in line. Before the event starts at 6 pm WAT tomorrow, Tuesday the 13th, register here.