FAQs

Welcome To Fashion Equipped FAQ’s!

Here at Fashion Equipped we want to make sure that you get the answers you need in the most efficient possible way.  That way you can spend more time focusing on what’s important… your business!

  • What can Fashion Equipped do for me?

    We are passionate about helping start up, micro and small business’s in Australia that have a passion in the Fashion/Textile Industry.

    Our consultants all have long term industry experience so you are connecting with like minded people who have many years of experience and knowledge that they want to share with you.

    We have heard many times, I have a great idea or I have started a business but I am overwhelmed, confused and don’t know what my next step should be.  We can help you with all your fashion business questions, no matter how big or small.  You can lean on us.

    We will be as passionate about your business as you are!

  • Is it possible to get one-on-one help for my business?

    Yes! We pride ourselves on our accessibility and all of our services are developed to suit your needs. No cookie cutter processes here! Just contact us at info@fashionequipped.com.au and we will be in touch immediately.

  • I have an idea for a new fashion business, but I am not quite sure if it could be a success…..can Fashion Equipped help?

    Yes! What we do is work with you on an Opportunity Analysis.  This basically reviews your ideas, your skills, access to resources and potential outcome of your start up.  You can then make an educated decision on whether you should move forward. This could save you a wasted investment or make you a profitable outcome.

  • I keep getting told I need a Business plan and a Marketing Plan…..what can Fashion Equipped do to help me?

    We sit down with you, break down all aspects of either your existing business or the vision you have for a new start up.  We then strategise all of that information with you and formalise this into a plan into a useful tool that you can use to navigate the way forward and also present to external parties such as lending organisations.

  • I know I need to advertise and market my business well, but I have no idea where to start. Can you help?

    Yes! Fashion Equipped has a team of Marketing professionals who can develop an Integrated Marketing Communication Plan that supports your business.  No matter what your budget we will work within realistic parameters for you.  You may even find your first promotion will be run by your business internally, we can advise you on this, and then once you grow you can seek more substantial outsourced professional assistance.

  • I have an idea about an advertising promotion, but I don’t know how to execute the creative……can Fashion Equipped help?

    Fashion Equipped has a team of graphic designers and creative professionals who can help you with tasks from a brand logo or business cards to a fully executed marketing campaign

  • I have a product idea and I want to source from offshore. I have never worked with an offshore supplier before…..can Fashion Equipped help?

    Yes! All of our consultants have long -term experience in the Textile/Fashion Industry.  So we can advise you on the processes you must have in place to execute this efficiently.  We may even be able to introduce you to a supplier that suits your needs.

  • I want to import stock from China, but have no idea about logistics or how to source a freight forwarder……can you help?

    Yes! Fashion Equipped can recommend a suitable logistics partner for your business needs

  • I’m a independent fashion designer and am not sure what information I can procure from your website.

    Fashion Equipped’s website represents the services and support we offer.  First stop is to visit the About & Contact section followed by the ‘Sevices’  section.  This will clarify who we are, who can help you and allow you to make contact with any question at all.  Other interesting industry news, blogs, business resources and directory of industry contacts are also available for you to self educate on key business areas.

  • I need to improve or want to start an online fashion business. Can you help?

    Yes!  Fashion Equipped can help with both online and traditional business models.  We can allocate a specialist who can help grow your data -base and increase website traffic in addition to driving your social media results!

  • What else should I know?

    Fashion Equipped can connect you with many industry resources….from  a Photographer to a  digital analyst or a lawyer, an accountant, a designer or a garment technician! ……We have access to well rounded assistance to benefit your business needs!

  • Are you on facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest and do have a newsletter?

    Yes!! Please follow us on all Social Media Platforms to keep connected!!   These are such valuable forums where you can keep up to date on any Fashion Equipped developments, be inspired by motivational quotes and gain access to current business news, resources and lots of free stuff!  Click all the links on our home page so you don’t miss out!

  • I don’t’ have a lot of disposable funds….Is Fashion Equipped Expensive?

    No need to worry.  You will have all the information you need provided clearly about our services before spending any money.  We will send you a questionnaire to complete followed by a free phone discussion with our primary consultant. From our first discussion we will determine what your immediate business needs are and where we can offer valuable help.  Post our discussion we will submit a proposal & quotation for your reiview.  We totally understand that when starting out there is not a lot of money to spend! Our goal is to ensure that you get a return on the investment you make in seeking help and support from Fashion Equipped.  We want you to avoid that mistake, gain that sale, source at a better price, work with quality, highly effective people and protect your business going forward.

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