Are you a designer that wants to develop unique clothing but don’t know the first thing about running a business?

At Shabby Apple, they understand that many designers want to design and develop unique clothing but don’t want to hire employees, pay taxes, manage shipments to customers..well you get the idea!   So in order to support start-up fashion designers and the fashion design community, they developed their own Emerging Designer Program.








Applicants who are accepted into the program will have their designs featured on the Shabby Apple website and will received 40% of the revenue from the sales of their designs. Emerging Designers will be in charge of designing, funding and manufacturing of all of their own designs. If the designer has never manufactured before, Shabby Apple will provide assistance with this process.

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Here’s how you can apply (courtesy of Shabby Apple’s website)

  • Create at least six designs. Consider fabric, cut, colors and shape. Designs must always have a sleeve, a hemline that hits no higher than the knee and also must show no cleavage at the neckline.
  • Document designs. Designs can be submitted as sketches, CAD drawings, or physical samples.
  • Name your line and explain your inspiration.

Submit designs and information to:
Shabby Apple Emerging Designer Program
250 W 75th Street #1C
New York, NY 10023

More info here.

**Whether you are a DIY or Emerging designer you will learn how to generate sales the right way the very instant your collection is completed. Today’s the day. It’s time. What are you waiting for?

Learn how you reach your Fashion Potential in our Emerging Designer Webinar here.



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