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tiredgirl tiredgirl is offline
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Clothing design and manufacture

Hi,

I'm a retailer and up until now have been selling on other companies goods. Because the margins are low and the product is not exclusive I want to start our own label. Any ideas on how to get together a designer and small runs manufacturer in the UK - and what to avoid?

Advice much appreciated!
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mrleesimpson mrleesimpson is offline
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I've just set up Rebelo which is a clothing label based mainly online.

I'm sure I could give you some help, ask anyone here about my trial and tribulatons.

Email me leesimpson @ rebelo.co.uk

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RSL RSL is offline
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Hey there,

e-mail me I might know someone who could help you.

What sort of clothes are you looking to design?
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mattley23 mattley23 is offline
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Hi,

I know full well how hard it is top break into the fashion market with you own label. I have experienced it all with my very own label which I set up in December of 2003 so please feel free to drop me an email and i'll try to help as best I can.

Either PM me from here or visit our site and get my email address from our contacts page.

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