Sewing as a child with her mother and grandmother in rural Minnesota, Mindy Martell later realized that clothing design and creation could be an actual career. After her studies and working for several clothing lines, she started a design house and one of the first woman-owned apparel factories in the US (Clothier Design Source), helping clients get thousands of products made since. Lately, she has created courses, written this book resource, and continues to mentor clients from product idea to reality—earning her title, “The Apparel Mentor.” Find out more at theapparelmentor.com.
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Are you new to the apparel industry but have a dream to make a clothing line or product? Are you intimidated by contacting clothing factories or fabric mills? Are you having trouble willing your clothing line into existence?
In the world of apparel design, bringing your vision to life can be a daunting task. From design ideation to finished product, the manufacturing process involves multiple steps and can be difficult to navigate without guidance. This is where Get It Made comes in.
Authored by Mindy Martell, “The Apparel Mentor,” an industry professional with over 15 years of experience owning and operating a clothing factory and featured in the Today Show and KARE NBC, this comprehensive guide provides a step-by-step framework for successfully manufacturing apparel designs.
The book covers everything from selecting the right materials and factories to managing production timelines and quality control.
Whether you’re an aspiring designer, an independent entrepreneur, or a fashion design student, this book is the ultimate resource to help you bring your apparel designs to life.
Don’t let the manufacturing process intimidate you – pick up a copy of Get It Made and take the first step towards turning your fashion dreams into a reality.
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