Monday, 8 November 2010

Vauxhall Fashion Scout and The Hospital Club to collaborate

Vauxhall Fashion Scout is partnering with The Hospital Club for a series of activities including Vauxhall Fashion Scout’s new programme of Mentoring Events.

Vauxhall Fashion Scout’s Mentoring programme supports both emerging and seasoned designers and helps them build sustainable successful businesses, providing a resource of information from industry experts and guest speakers. Previous speakers include the British Fashion Council,, Centre for Fashion Enterprise, Browns Focus and Relative MO.

The Hospital Club is a private members' club and creative arts venue in Covent Garden, which houses a music studio, TV studio and art gallery. Its is also responsible for the Creatives in Residence programme, designed to support emerging creatives over the course of twelve months, actively contributing to their career progression and personal development. The VFS Mentoring Events are free to fashion designers over the next few months and in preparation for next season and will cover topics such as Manufacturing, Pricing and Developing Collections, Sponsorship & Finance Management and PR and Sales.

The first event is taking place at The Hospital Club tomorrow (9 November) on the topic of Production and Manufacturing.