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Meet Ela our Patternmaker

Sadly for A Fitting Connection our patternmaker Jewelz, has decided to hang up her tools. While this has taken us a little to get use to as Jewelz become a wonderful addition to our team here, we fully support Jewelz with her decision. And with everything Jewelz did she hasn’t let us down as she went and found a wonderful replacement for herself. 

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Making the Most of your Lookbooks & Line Sheets

We have found a great little platform that is easy to create your lookbook & line sheets that not only allows you to create a multiple of different layouts but also has the function to take orders with a click of a button!

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5 Powerful Benefits Of Blogging For Your Small Business

A strong web presence is a must for businesses to reach their audience online. Building a website offers a great starting point to build brand recognition. But it’s often not enough as the digital landscape grows increasingly competitive each year. This is where having a blog can prove to be a valuable asset regardless of how your business makes money.

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Preparing for Your First Shoot: Designer Edition

The creative industries talk a lot about how models, actors, and brands can prepare themselves for a shoot. But what about the person behind the lens? Many designers want to step out and create, produce, and publish their own material – but often aren’t sure where to start or what is involved.

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6 Super Easy Ways to Get More Traffic and Leads on Instagram

About 60% of Instagram users log in every single day, so businesses have a chance to connect with a large part of their audience on a daily basis. That said, enticing consumers to purchase your products through this social app isn’t always easy. Especially if you’re having a hard time attracting them in the first place.

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Top 5 Common Garment Defects

Whether you’re a producer (local or offshore) or the end-consumer there is nothing more frustrating than to find the product has a defect, or worse, multiple defects. Especially when you believe you’re paying for a high standard of quality.

So, here are top 5 garment defects to look for and how you can instruct the manufacturer to fix them. 

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Rewarding Collaboration

The team at A Fitting Connection are very excited to announce that we have teamed up with Wilde Collaborative to bring you our Connection, Style & Shoot service.

As our name suggests A Fitting Connection is all about our connections and making sure they are the fitting ones. Which is why we have reached out to Wilde Collaborative who’s strengths are also connecting with innovative small businesses and influencers.  

We love social media and it’s powerful marketing potential. Our approach to content creation is centred around beautiful lifestyle imagery that tells the story of your brand in an aesthetically pleasing and unique way.  

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Your Fitting Connection Freight Guide to Importing Your Goods

All you need to know about shipping and importing can be found here, and if you have any further questions we are a quick email/phone call away with all the answers.

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My Why...... What's Yours?

“So I can work around my kidlets”. This person turned to me and said “That is an outcome of what you do and there are many things that will allow you to be there for your kids”. Again, she asked “What is your why?”. This question sat with me for many months.

Then one day I had that light bulb moment…

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The Top 9 Things to do Before Sourcing Stockists

So you’re ready to take your fashion label to the next level and gain distribution through the right stockists. That’s amazing, congratulations! But don’t know where to start?

We here at, A Fitting Connection, a Melbourne company dedicated to launching fashion labels, suggests that you do these top 9 things before sourcing stockists.

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How long should I allow for sampling and the production process?

This is not only a great question, but an important question to ask so that you can determine timelines and ensure you receive your product within your expected time frame.

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Meet Xanthe our Fit Specialist, Pattern Maker & Seamstress

We would like to introduce the newest member of our team Xanthe. She has a cute little accent but don’t hold that against her, in fact we believe that it’s an assist; we have never met a New Zealander that is anything other than beautiful inside out and have a work ethic that one wished they could bottle. Without further ado let’s ask Xanthe a few questions so we can all get to know her better.

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