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Fab Read: The Fashion Designer Survival Guide, An Insider's Look at Starting and Running Your Own Fashion Business

Fab Read: The Fashion Designer Survival Guide, An Insider's Look at Starting and Running Your Own Fashion Business

If you've noticed that there are insurmountable fashion labels out there, you're onto something. Apparently, the employment rate for designers is expected to outpace all other professions through 2008.

If you're thinking of joining the fickle but fabulous industry, The Fashion Designer Survival Guide: An Insider's Look at Starting and Running Your Own Fashion Business ($23) should be your next read. Author Mary Gehlhar, who has consulted on labels like Milly and Alicia Bell, gives behind-the-scenes advice and business information on starting a career as an independent designer.


The book also provides case studies from designers in different stages of their careers and advice from several veteran designers. Once done, you'll be ready to tackle the designer world head on.

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juliegal juliegal 9 years
this book is great!! my hubby and i started our own fash co. and we learned SOOOOO much fr. this book
Kkkkkkkkkkk Kkkkkkkkkkk 9 years
Oooh, definitely going to buy this. I already do run my own fashion business but I'm so in need of a helping hand to take it to the next level.
Aleeta Aleeta 9 years
I have this book too! Really good!
aimeeb aimeeb 9 years
Oh wow, this would surely help a lot of people.
KathleenxCouture KathleenxCouture 9 years
Thank you sooooo much Fab I've been wanting to do try my hand at this but wasnt sure how to go about it in the best way. Think book might help!
KathleenxCouture KathleenxCouture 9 years
Im going to go buy this today!
mocelebgossisme mocelebgossisme 9 years
i have this book and i LOVE it! ;-)
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