Archive for the ‘Creative Entrepreneurship’ Category

Gentle Words of advice for emerging Indie Designers

Posted on August 5th, 2011 by by Evelyn

Share How many of us out here can sew or make jewelry? How many of us have received numerous compliments on our work and have decided we want to take a foray in starting our own lines and collections? I ask this question because as the creator and force behind DC Fashion Foundation’s Fashionably Business [...]

“Wannabe” Entrepreneurs- ruining chances…

Posted on April 27th, 2011 by by Evelyn

Share Before they even get started! We hear about “girls behaving badly” or even “dogs behaving badly”, but what about some of the wannabe entrepreneurs (W/E) out here who do the same?  Yes, I call them wannabes because no one who is truly serious about their business would be reckless enough to ruin the relationships [...]

Master of the Mix DC- Viewing Party 12/1/2010

Posted on December 1st, 2010 by by Evelyn

Share Greetings Savvy Fashionistas!  Join me this evening at Bar 7 for the next installation of the Master of the Mix Viewing Parties.  The first three of my guests who find me at the event and say “EAB!” will get a special gift bag filled with wonderful goodies. Please RVSP Here. List closes at 4pm [...]

Just Another J-O-B?

Posted on October 6th, 2010 by by Evelyn

Share Greetings Savvy Fashionistas! Below, please enjoy some rambling thoughts and ideas from a couple of the 1st chapters  in book #1: Not Just Another Business Book” and  “Just Another Damn Job” This is a writing stream of consciousness and the thoughts are in no particularly order (right now at least). ********************* ……The purpose of [...]

Updates & All That Jazz

Posted on October 6th, 2010 by by Evelyn

Share Greetings Savvy Fashionistas! Long time no post.  Yep I know. Apologies but life and entrepreneurship gets in the way and as much as I would love to post more, it just has not been possible as of late. There is a lot of good stuff going on and I am working to try and [...]

Fiscally Fit Fashionista-has a new home!

Posted on August 5th, 2010 by by Evelyn

Share Greetings Folks! If you haven’t noticed, Fiscally Fit Fashionista has a new home. I took the leap, purchased the domain name http://fiscallyfitfashionista.com and had my wonderful webmistress Leslye (@leslyepj and http://reflectiondigital.com) migrate everything over. When I first started this blog almost three years ago, I did it because I had a message that I [...]

Fashionably Business- H Street- FREE Business Workshops

Posted on July 8th, 2010 by by Webmistress

Share Fashionably Business- July 2010 Schedule of Events Being business savvy makes good fashion sense! From June through October 2010, Fashionably Business on H. Street gives fashion entrepreneurs access to Free Workshops, Free Technical Assistance, Free Business Plan reviews, AND the opportunity to win cash prizes of at least $5,500. Learn more at http:/gwfcc.org Fashionably [...]

Financial Planning for Creative Entrepreneurs

Posted on March 31st, 2010 by by Webmistress

Share Greetings all-I will write a post about my blogging absence at a later date, but for now, I want to let you all know about a short workshop that I am facilitating in conjunction with Bloom Bars.  I conducted a similar workshop (in conjunction with Authentic Art Visions) which was very well received.The workshop [...]

Financial Planning for Creatives Part II

Posted on February 28th, 2010 by by Webmistress

Share Greetings! In my first blog post about Financial Planning for Creatives Part I, I go into a little bit of theory about why financial planning is an important “to do” for everyone- not just people who have money to plan with.  In the post, I talk about the definition of financial planning and how [...]