Workshops for 2017

APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE!  Fashion Institute Midwest presents a workshop for designers: Retail Prep & Pricing.  Topics to include: pricing keystone, how to talk to consumers, properly labeling garments, custom orders and more.  FIM supported designer, Jane Round will be presenting to share her own story, successes and opportunities she’s found.  Natalie Navis, owner of The Fold, a luxury boutique in Countryside Village, will be sharing her experiences from a buyer’s perspective.  Location is TBA.  Designers, please fill out the application below.

Workshop Application

Fashion Institute Midwest PO Box 3242 Omaha, NE 68103-0242 (T) 402.819.0638

Fashion Institute Midwest presents a workshop for designers: How to Ask for Money for Your Business.  Topics to include: How to pitch to investors, how to be confident in asking for money from customers, how to approach retailers.  Denny Minton and Bruce Dickes of MintonDickes Consulting, who are leadership and sales consultants working with Fortune 500 firms will be presenting.

Date: Saturday, March 25th
Time: 10a-12p
Location:  Develop Model Managment, 1307 Leavenworth Street, please use parking on the south side of the building (look for CHI Clinic parking signs – this is our parking as well – and enter through doors marked Develop Model Management)

Cost: $0.00 for accepted designers

Seats are limited, please apply now, deadlines for applications due: March 17th, if you are accepted into the workshop, you will be notified by March 20th.