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Tuesday 2 October 2018

We’re on the lookout for startup fashion brand challenging the way we view, buy and experience fashion to join our Fashion++ programme.

Fashion++ is our fashion-focused Echo++ accelerator programme, co-designed with London College of Fashion, and created to give you a unique opportunity to attain the resources, strategies and networks you need to grow and lead a successful business.

Following our first ever Fashion++ accelerator in February, we’re back with an enhanced four-week programme of support for budding fashion entrepreneurs, running on four Saturdays in November.

As part of the programme, you’ll get…

> Expert-led workshops, training and guest talks

> 1-2-1 consultations with industry experts to move your sales, marketing, PR and other strategic challenges forward

> A chance to pitch to an industry panel

> A kick-ass peer network to share skills, knowledge and ideas with

…and lots more!

If you’re a fashion brand operating in East London and ready to raise your business game, this programme is for you. Find out more and apply by 11th October.

Here’s what some of our Fashion++ alumni had to say about their experience:

“Fashion++ was an intense but really beneficial programme for me. It provided a safe space to network and exchange ideas. It’s worth getting involved no matter where you’re at in your journey, there is always something new to learn.”
– Sandra Abode, Founder of Sabodé

“Fashion++ has given us a network of peer and industry contacts who have built their own businesses and know exactly what’s required. You can’t put a value on a support network like that.”
– Hadrian Thomas, Founder of Urban Gilt

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