How I improved my Sewing Skills.

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.”

NEW! WEEKEND & PRIVATE SEWING CLASSES

You asked! We have listened. And with a beautiful twist Private classes now available both at the college and Online. This gives you the freedom of doing your main job while you develop side skills. The class allows you choose topics you are comfortable with alongside developing the business skills. To know more, send aContinue reading “NEW! WEEKEND & PRIVATE SEWING CLASSES”

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”

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”

STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO TAKING MEASUREMENTS FOR YOUR SEWING PROJECT

We are not all in the sewing business for money. Right? Some of us are here only to learn how to make clothes for ourselves, our family and make the necessary amendments when needed without having to go look for a tailor. If you’re in a country where getting tailor isn’t as easy as itContinue reading “STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO TAKING MEASUREMENTS FOR YOUR SEWING PROJECT”

DEAR SMB – (SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS) How Are You Planning For The New Decade

Everyone is up on their list for the new year, how to make more sales, develop their businesses better, have overall growth. But, we all know it doesn’t happen easily as envisaged, especially when the surrounding circumstances are not in your power to control. As a small business owner, you get yo face lots ofContinue reading “DEAR SMB – (SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS) How Are You Planning For The New Decade”

SEWING TECHNIQUES. TYPES OF OPENING IN GARMENT CONSTRUCTION

For every closure in your garment there is an opening. Ironically, the same principle applies to life. But today we are focusing on sewing. How many types of closure and openings can you handle. At least, these few ones here, you should be able to handle them as a fashion student or fashion designer. WhatContinue reading “SEWING TECHNIQUES. TYPES OF OPENING IN GARMENT CONSTRUCTION”