If you are new to my blog, welcome here. This is the place I share my tips and ideas about sewing and business generally. My name is Aderonke Olubanjo and I am the Principal Instructor of the leading fashion college in Oyo State Nigeria – Ibadancity Fashion College. I also run a unisex and kidsContinue reading “How I improved my Sewing Skills.”
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These mistakes can Kill Your Startup Business Moves.
Let’s get to some real issues today. I recall years back when I planned starting my business, the initial fear how to avoid pitfalls that can discourage me as a starter. Let’s not deceive ourselves, everyone has that same fear. What I know is, if you have a way to avoid these problems, you areContinue reading “These mistakes can Kill Your Startup Business Moves.”
4 TIPS TO GROW YOUR FASHION BUSINESS
When you start a business, the main goal is to grow it to some level you have dreamt of or according to your business plan. Now, growing this business is easier to imagine than achieved especially as a small business owner. Different situations and circumstances will give you hiccups on the path to growing theContinue reading “4 TIPS TO GROW YOUR FASHION BUSINESS”
MISTAKES TO AVOID BEFORE YOU LAUNCH YOUR FASHION BUSINESS.
When I was younger, the term ” self employed” sounded so fascinating, i really couldn’t wait to start and own my own businesses, yes the plural because I wanted to do a whole lot more than whatever I am doing now. Being self employed is not as smooth as it sounds, especially when it meansContinue reading “MISTAKES TO AVOID BEFORE YOU LAUNCH YOUR FASHION BUSINESS.”
The 4 types of measuring tape you need in your sewing room
As a tailor, fashion designer, seamstress or seamster, you need to consider having this measuring tools to make your projects easier to handle at any given time. I’m already certain you have an idea of what a measuring tape should be like. Also remember we have different textures and brands of these tapes. Buy theContinue reading “The 4 types of measuring tape you need in your sewing room”
Refund or I drag you…
If you’ve not been in this shoes, and you own a business in naija I must say – Una Wehdone o. I wish I could say may it never happen to you. But, knowing fully well that success stories comes with a lot of sides we don’t want to share with the public. I willContinue reading “Refund or I drag you…”
How to Say No To Free Jobs as a Business owner
You will encounter people who ask fro free jobs in the name of publicity and promotions, no doubt. But, the question is – is it okay to keep accepting and giving in to it? In my early years of starting my fashion business, I met a lot, I mean a whole lot of these peopleContinue reading “How to Say No To Free Jobs as a Business owner”
How to stop your threads from breaking when sewing .
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Choosing The Right Business Name
Let me start by asking how is your business going. For those planning to start, what are the steps you have taken? How far have you gone with your business plan? Your growth plans? And startup plans? Note I have an economy coming up that will help you get this done in simple ways, asContinue reading “Choosing The Right Business Name”
Sewing with a wrong Needle
As fun as sewing is, we all know when the frustration sets in… • Thread cutting • fabric puckering And so on…… What could be the cause? At the fashion college – Ibadancity Fashion College- we had an instructor who was nicknamed “Mr Change your needle ” he would tell anyone who came to askContinue reading “Sewing with a wrong Needle”