Tag Archives: Fashion 101

Ask Alexandra: What is Fashion Licensing?

Ask Alexandra is my advice column. Have a question you want to ask me? Fill out the form here. Hi Alexandra, What exactly is fashion licensing? When people go “the money in Dior is in the licensing,” are they talking about … Continue reading

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Fashion 101: How to Network Successfully

5 TIPS ON PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING I will admit my networking confidence took a major hit when moving from London to Vancouver, as every attempt to network with strangers at creative events was rebuffed. But then I realized that it was … Continue reading

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Love: Rebecca Bree

Rebecca Bree is a beautiful new store that opened in Vancouver, which has such pretty stuff that it deserved a mention on Searching for Style. But for all of my non-Vancouver readers, I have something for you, too. I interviewed … Continue reading

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Ask Alexandra: Starting a Luxury Goods Company

Ask Alexandra is my advice column. Have a question you want to ask me? Fill out the form here. Hi, I am young entrepreneur who is trying to start a luxury leather goods company (really early stages), but I keep coming up … Continue reading

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Fashion 101: How to Find a Manufacturer

I often get emails from people wishing to start their own companies and asking that I help them find a manufacturer. Believe it or not finding a good manufacturer is probably the second biggest challenge when starting a fashion company, second only to … Continue reading

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