Your Own Boutique
to Start a Women's Clothing Store, Menswear Store, or Children's Clothing
you love clothes and shopping? You
may already spend a lot of time in boutiques, but nothing compares to the
fun and financial rewards of having your own boutique.
As a boutique owner, you
choose the products and you set the prices, and then open your doors
to customers eager to snap up your latest selections and show them off
to all their friends.
Boutique owners are insiders
to fashion trends long before the general public. You will have an opportunity
to use your creativity every day, from creating window displays
to putting together a knock-out ensemble for customers who value your expert
Retail fashion is a solid
business, with constant demand for new clothing products created
by fashion designers and the ever-changing whims of celebrities. And boutiques
chic - people value the personalized service and attention they
receive, the cozy ambiance, and the unique merchandise that only
a boutique can offer.
If being a boutique owner
sounds like the career of your dreams, the FabJob
Guide to Become a Boutique Owner is for you! In this e-book
you will discover how you can get started and succeed in the retail
Guide author Debbra Mikaelsen
is a fashion industry consultant who has been working in the fashion business
for over 15 years. She has worked with fashion designers, apparel wholesalers,
garment manufacturers, and clothing retailers, so she knows this business
from top to bottom.
For this guide she draws on
her own experience in the fashion and retailing industries, as well as
interviews with other successful boutique owners. The guide covers topics
of vital importance to anyone who wants to start a boutique business
in the United States or Canada, plus helpful advice for opening a clothing store in any country. The guide includes:
to Start a Boutique Business
Your Boutique Business
Deciding what to sell in your
Womens clothing boutique
Childrens clothing boutique
Choosing a specialty if you
wish, for example some specialties in women's wear include:
Formalwear and bridal wear
Special sizes: petites, plus-size, tall
Yoga or active wear
How to create a boutique business
Choosing a name for your
Start-up costs, including sample
start-up budgets for low-end and high-end boutiques
Where to get start-up financing
for your boutique
An overview of options for your
Buying an established
Opening a new boutique
How to evaluate a potential
Malls, strip malls, and
The square footage you
The neighborhood and business
How to obtain your boutique
Where to buy it from
How much to start with
How to create the right "mix"
Placing orders for each season
you will find even more resources and advice, including:
How to set your prices
Determining mark-up and
Strategic pricing techniques
Safely discounting merchandise
How to manage your staff
Hiring and evaluations
Writing a cost-effective
Bonuses and commissions
How to handle your daily cash
Theft prevention methods
How to do a physical inventory
Effective selling in
Customer service techniques
through free publicity and advertising
Keeping customers loyal
with the "little extras"
Hosting events like fashion
shows, trunk shows, and sample sales
Valuable samples including:
An explanation of what to put
in each section of your boutique business plan with brief samples
of each section
Sample start-up budgets
for a small boutique and a medium size boutique
Sample merchandise and supply
Sample boutique consignment
Sample interview questions
for boutique employees
Sample inventory count
Sample staffing schedule
and staff performance evaluation form
Sample new boutique press
Checklists you can use
neighborhoods where you're considering
locating your boutique
How to get professional help
to start a retail clothing store business
Ways to get your inventory for
least amount of money
A special section on selling
more! (including free updates)
You can have all this and more
for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds of dollars to take courses
on starting a business, and chances are they will not include specific
information about opening a boutique business. The FabJob
Guide to Become a Boutique Owner
contains some of the best business
advice you could get from other sources, plus much more.
can save you many hours of research, help you avoid some common mistakes,
and give you information you need to open your own boutique, whether
you want to start a women's clothing store, men's wear store,
or children's clothing store.
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You can earn back the price of the guide many times over your
very first day in business. Plus this guide can help you start your own
boutique business and open a clothing store much more quickly and profitably.
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of the keys to running a successful business is being prepared, and this
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those who have already successfully done exactly what you will set out
to do, and who have so generously shared their experiences."
and Fashion Industry Consultant
a boutique has been such a dream come true. I'm so glad I found the courage
to do it."
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