Owning your own sustainable and ethical brand is incredibly rewarding, but it's safe to say that having your own fashion line comes with its significant challenges.
In order to help your business reach new heights, seeking the advice and assistance of a fashion consultant is a really smart decision to elevate some of the headaches that can come with the field.
In this article, we'll learn more about just what a fashion consultant is, what they do, and how they help you on your journey to success. In addition to this, we'll also let you know where you can find highly experienced consultants to give you all the tools you need for a blossoming brand!
What is a fashion consultant?
When we think of the term "fashion consultant" we usually jump to those who assist consumers finding the perfect clothes to fit and suit their body type and personality. Personal shoppers do just that, working with the individual with a set budget to renew their wardrobe and give them a new lease of life.
If you have a sustainable fashion brand, however, the term takes on a different meaning. In this scenario, fashion consultants are hired to help with the launch of your new clothing line.
They'll start off, in most cases, by really digging into the ins and outs of your business, whether that's the mission, the target demographic, price range, or the particular style linked to your brand.
Once this has been established, the fashion consultant will work with you to help you create and launch the perfect garments. As they often have great connections with those in the fashion world, they'll be able to point you in the right direction when it comes to production and sourcing.
In addition to this, fashion consultants are incredibly knowledgable of the current trends and can guide and inform you of these in order to help you make the right decision for your business. It's important to be open minded and listen to their expertise, but also work alongside your consultant in order to ensure everyone is happy and on the same page.
Where can i find sustainable
fashion consultants to help me?
While there are a wide range of fashion consultants readily available, it's important to know that if you want your brand to be truly sustainable, then you'll require a consultant who is knowledgeable in this field.
There are a number of additional factors which need to be taken into account if you're looking to launch a sustainable fashion line, such as the appropriate certification to guarantee sustainability and the ethical treatment of garment workers.
That said, the most valuable consultant that you can get on board would be an ethical fashion consultant.
At Masala Threads, we offer consulting services for your sustainable brand, making sure sustainability is at the forefront of your business model.
We work with clients from the design stage, right through to production, photoshoots and eco-friendly packaging. We will work closely with you and hear your vision, before pointing you in the right direction and ensuring your new clothing line gets off to a great success.
If you are looking to create a truly sustainable and ethical supply chain, we are here to help. Just talk to us if you need help with any or all of the following services and we'll gladly get you on the path to a brand you're truly proud of: fabric sourcing, printing & dyeing, design & pattern cutting, manufacturing, photoshoots and eco-packaging.