“It’s okay if your answer to ‘do you have another job right now’ is ‘yes.'” – Nicole Giordano
There are a lot of sites that promise to help emerging and independent designers, but few have the depth of Nicole Giordano’s StartUp Fashion portal. What started as a blog has grown into a global community, where designers share knowledge and resources online.
In this interview, Nicole talks about her community and the two biggest problems independent designers face: financing and manufacturing.