The biggest part about being a fashion designer that specialises in bespoke or ready-to-wear outfits is bringing those design inspirations and ideas to reality. This week, we spoke with Adepeju Zainab Okunnuga of The Oza Woman fashion brand on the process involved in making a dress. To make the interview more relatable, we focused on one of her original pieces - a pink lace and tulle dress.

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Building a fashion business can be very exciting and challenging in many ways. Right from the start of the business to the end, there are many factors that come into play. While you might want to start your fashion business with no money, along the way you will need some form of funds if the business has to grow. This week, we spoke with a staff member of Guarantee Trust Bank (GTBank) about the types of loans fashion entrepreneurs can access, the process involved in accessing the loan, and so on

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Building a fashion business takes a lot. A lot of effort has to go into the entire process of growing a fashion brand. One of the most important aspects of building a successful fashion brand is packaging - Brand and Product Packaging. This week, we spoke with Azeezat Abdulazzez of Capes&Fringes and Oluwadamilola Adesalu of Damz Kreations on product and brand packaging and how they have been able to infuse it in their brands.

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Every fashion entrepreneur hopes to have a large clientele and to steadily increase sales as time goes on. When this does not happen, it leads to discouragement and frustration. This week, we spoke with Eki Okubanjo of The Eki Oris Fashion Company and Omolaraeni Opeyemi Adeleke of Araeni Stitches on what fashion entrepreneurs need to know about customer retention and increasing sales in their fashion business.

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Some of the first few things customers come in contact with when associating with your fashion brand are your brand name, logo, and colours. This is why picking the right logo design and brand colours to reflect what you stand for as a brand are imperative. This week, Mr Kayo-Sanya Kayode shared with us on all fashion entrepreneurs need to know about choosing the right logo design and brand colours for their fashion brands.

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