If you like to follow fashion trends and have ideas about fashion design and in the mood to do business, I advise you to open a business as a fashion designer. There are so many famous people who create that value creation is very expensive. If you lack confidence and do not believe can be successful like them, at least I have been considering, you will still profit if it can win big 1% of their market.
Things to remember to run this business are you should always follow the fashion trend that is growing, so that idea to know the results of your design does not look old. Fashion design business is a business to design a pattern or fashion models. The kind that is designed may vary, for example evening dress, casual, wedding dress, and others. But the best course if you can focus on one type.
Besides the money to buy materials or equipment, it is also you must have to run a fashion design business is knowledge about fashion. This can be obtained through formal education. In addition to expanding knowledge, your skills will also be more recognized. This knowledge must also be balanced with the ability in this field. Because what will you do in this business is, from looking for ideas of a pattern, ideas in the form of drawings, forming a pattern, select the type of material and color, to cutting and sewing. Maximum results if you are able to integrate the fabric type and color contrast.
The calculation of costs and benefits for Wedding fashion design business, among others:
1. Fixed costs: The machine sewing, mannequins, scissors, measuring tape, needle a total of about U.S. $ 600.
2. Cost variables: sewing thread, fabric, zipper, sequins, sewing costs, electricity costs, promotional costs total about U.S. $ 200
3. Price Estimate: 150% x $ 200 = $ 300 / Piece
4. Break Event Point is 6 pieces. That’s mean if you managed to sell 1 piece in a month, then the prediction for your return on investment is 6 months, and net profit in first year is $ 600.
For marketing and promotion, you need to create a gallery to exhibit your work, and create a blog to display photos of your design. Use a fashion show to showcase your product after you have a number of designs that quite a lot. In this business you not only have to follow trends, but also able to innovate in designing something new for your target market. Accessories are very important in the appearance such as makeup, hair styling, jewelry and shoes should also be adjusted. Always follow the event and fashion contest. If you managed to get the award, the value of your sales will rise high.