What we're about

Let’s face it, being a fashion designer and entrepreneur in today’s world is not easy. Designing your fashion line dealing with manufactures finding the right customers correct funding resources, and adjusting to today technology world.

The pressures, the stigmas, and the walls we must break through every day can be exhausting.

Building the confidence to believe in ourselves and feel good about how we are can make the difference between success and failure, between being happy or sad, and between making the right friends or being lonely. This group is for entrepreneurs and innovators in the fashion retail and technology sector, who don’t want to go at it alone. Join our growing community of like-minded founders who love fashion, innovation, startup challenges, and lifestyle, that want to learn the tools to being sucsessful in today fashion world, no matter what curveballs life throws at us.

We are going to teach and do workshops on

• how to overcome your fears

• How to find your perfect investor

• How to pitch like a pro

• sourcing products and manufactures

• How to adjust to new technology

• How to break through walls that holding you down

The reality is knowledge is power and when you get it from experts that have done it many times before it's even better

And that is why we have regular guest speakers who are entrepreneurs, influencers, life couches to inspire you to be your best. You will learn how to use your mind as a tool for becoming, successful entrepreneur, meet amazing people who lead by example. Whether it’s fear of putting yourself out there, the challenges of finding a good team, or not knowing how to deal with the stresses of fundraising when you are surrounded by successful people, you become more confident and you can overcome any obstacle!

Upcoming events (2)

Introduction to Startup Law

Online event

Buckworths is a law firm based in London working exclusively with startups and high growth businesses operating in the UK.

This session gives an overview of the main legal issues and documentation that need to be understood by startups as they get up and running. Some of the topics covered will be:

• How to incorporate your business and the best structure to use;
• Relevant taxes and how to register for them;
• What are intellectual property rights and how can they be protected;
• Managing risk in a startup;
• Vesting, options and incentives for co-founders and employees;
• Data protection, GDPR and cookies;
• Things to include in your customer documentation; and
• Some thoughts on raising investment.

The session will conclude with an open Q&A session.

NOTE:
The event is free to attend and will take place online using Zoom, the online video chat software. Attendees are advised to download the Zoom application to their computer or phone as it contains more functionality than the web-based version. Attendees will need to either log in or create an account with Zoom. This is free - a subscription is not required to attend this seminar.

Join Zoom Meeting
Download Zoom here: https://zoom.us/download#client_4meeting

You will receive an email with the Meeting ID and Password on Thursday, 27th May 2021, at 12:00h and 17:30h.

Attendees are asked to access the Zoom call promptly at the stated start time so that the seminar can commence on time.

Raising Investment

Online event

Buckworths is a law firm based in London working exclusively with startups and high growth businesses operating in the UK.

This session looks at the options for raising investment, the schemes to use, sources of investment and where to look for it. Expect to hear about:

• Types of investment – debt, equity, convertibles;
• Sources of investment – friends and family, angels, VCs, accelerators and crowdfunding;
• Tax relief schemes for investors – (Seed) Enterprise Investment Schemes;
• Process for raising investment; and
• Key considerations when negotiating investment documentation.

The session will conclude with an open Q&A session.

NOTE:
The event is free to attend and will take place online using Zoom, the online video chat software. Attendees are advised to download the Zoom application to their computer or phone as it contains more functionality than the web-based version. Attendees will need to either log in or create an account with Zoom. This is free - a subscription is not required to attend this seminar.

Download Zoom here:
https://zoom.us/download#client_4meeting

You will receive an email with the Meeting ID and Password on Thursday, 17 June 2021, at 12:00h and again at 17:30h.

Attendees are asked to access the Zoom call promptly at the stated start time so that the seminar can commence on time.

Past events (14)

Raising Investment

Online event

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