Fashion Africa Business Workshops

Published: 14 March 2016 | by Fashion Africa Business
Fashion Africa Business Workshops
Are you are a fashion designer or fashion business who is interested in setting up your fashion business sourcing and/or producing in Africa?

Are you curious about how to make it happen sustainably and ethically?

Maybe you are preparing to showcase at upcoming fashion shows or need help understanding how to get your product into shops?

Struggling to work out just how to go about it? Well read on as we may just have the answer for you!
The Answer:
Recognised by The Guardian newspaper as one of their Top 10 African fashion blogs, and due to increased demand, Social Enterprise Africa Fashion Guide presents the highly popular Fashion Africa Business (F.A.B) Workshops™ to fulfil this need

The Offer:
F.A.B Workshops™ offers you an original affordable, intensive 6-week program conducted in a relaxed online classroom style format.

Conducted by qualified industry professionals with at least 10 years experience in the field.

Our F.A.B Workshops™ gives design entrepreneurs the relevant tips, strategies, tools and resources to be able to successfully prepare, build and grow your own African focused fashion business based on sustainable design practices and ethical working conditions.
The Aim:
The aim is to educate and advise designers and fashion businesses on the relevant elements required to run a successful African fashion company.

Whether you are setting up shop, sourcing or producing in Africa, working with African producers or using traditional African textiles and crafts in a contemporary way, then the F.A.B Workshops™ will prepare you to start up, get prepared for fashion shows, events and next seasons collection or take your existing business forward.

Schedule and Dates:
The full program lasts for 6 consecutive weeks
Tuesday 26th April 2016
Tuesday 3rd May 2016, 
Tuesday 10th May 2016,
Tuesday 17th May 2016
Group presentation - Wednesday 25th May 2016 (Africa Day)
Tuesday 31st May 2016,
Tuesday 26th April 2016: 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Proceeding weeks: 7.30pm – 9.00pm
Session Duration:
Lasting 2hrs per session in webinar classroom and networking format
£225 GBP Standard Price
£155 GBP (plus booking fee) Early Bird Price before April 11th
Workshops by Qualified Industry Professionals and Inspirational Speakers

Teachers include:
Annegret Affolderbach - Choolips (tbc)
Arieta Mujay - (tbc)
Joanna Maiden - SOKO Kenya (tbc)
Jose Hendo - Jose Hendo
Madeleine Rosberg - Responsify
Simon Ferrigno - Cotton Expert
Valene Lontanga / Zinzi de Brouwer - Stories of Near
and more...!!

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