Discover the wholesale costs of labor and materials from fabric and notions to tools and equipment. Get the basics of everything needed in order to set up a comprehensive cost sheet that will account for all apparel expenses. Learn a costing strategy in order to plan and determine affordability before start designing a line or purchasing fabric. That will helps determine how much to charge for products and services. Pre-req: Must know Excel or have taken the Excel for Apparel class.
Step 5 of PFI’s 11-part Fall Apparel Entrepreneur Series
About the instructor: Dana Ditto has more than 20 years of apparel industry experience across sourcing, costing, planning, merchandising and sales. After graduating with a bachelor of science in Apparel and Merchandising from Colorado State University, Ditto has grown her career with companies such as Limited, Harold’s Stores, GAP and Nike.
Instructor:Dana Ditto, sourcing manager, Nike
Dates/Times:Saturday, October 12, 10 am-1 pm
Cost/Cost Options:1 CR: $75
Supply List:CLASS SUPPLY LIST
Bring a laptop computer loaded with Excel to this class. Also come prepared to take notes.
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