How to Get Started in Fashion Design

Fashion Design and Development Programs & Courses Designed for You

StitchMethod offer a variety of flexible online and in person clothing and apparel design and development programs for new and established brands. This allows you to select the program that is right for you and take it at your own pace!


Square One: Costing and Budgeting
Learn how to go from ??? to $$$ in this online workshop! This is for the designer with the do it yourself ambition. Pricing your product for financial success is key before you start the development steps. Whether you are designing a t-shirt line or a luxury denim brand, the end goal is the same: to make money! Use our templates and provided videos to cost out your products to learn your retail price points and develop a budget to launch your line!

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Product Line Review
This expert consultation is the perfect place to start if you have a great product idea! During this in person or skype meeting we will dive deep to review every important detail of your product. We will discuss appropriate fabrics and trims, develop a pre-cost to determine your wholesale and retail prices and then develop a budget for launching your line.  If you need assistance with merchandising your collection or discussing sizing for you line, we are here to help! 

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Product Development Live
Come visit us in Chicago and we will introduce you to everyone you need to know to develop your supply chain - fabric vendors, cut and sew factories, pattern makers and printers! This program has two parts. First we meet via Skype and conduct a product line review meeting. Second we spend a half day in person with you visiting our trusted network of resources catered specifically to your needs. Come experience what the city has to offer with industry experts! 

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