Sew to Success!


Sew to Success!

How to Make Money in a Home-Based Sewing Business

by Kathleen Spike

Custom sewing is growing, along with an appreciation for fine hand made clothing. Kathleen Spike is an excellent role model for the profession. She not only makes executive salary in her business, but has been a leader for her colleagues. Learn how to make money in a home-based sewing business.  128 pages.

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"It's obvious Sew to Success! is based on experience. It's a great resource for anyone beginning a home-based business. Kathleen participated in our home-based business pilot and was a terrific role model."

Beth Duncan, State Clothing Specialist, Extension, State of Mississippi

"Kathleen not only helps the reader learn how to make excellent money working at home, but her experience guides you in developing harmony between your personal and family life and your business."

Pati Palmer, President, Palmer/Pletsch Publishing

My Story  •  Steps to Success  •  Starting Your Business—What to Do First  •  Create a Successful Business   •  Think, Look and Act Like a Business  •  Organize Your Sewing Space  •  How to Make Money: Pricing for Profit  •  Specializing Can Mean Greater Profit  •  Alterations Are Another Speciality  •  Advertising Your Services  •  Easy But Accurate Financial Records  •  Client Records—Good Ones Make Business Easier  •  Business Guidelines  •  Develop Good Client Relationships  •  A Sample Project from Start to Finish  •  Fashion for You and Your Clients  •  Be Organized to Work and Sew Fast  •  Good Equipment Makes Sewing Easier  •  Expanding Your Business  •  A Home-Based Business and the Family  •  My Best Wishes to You

Published 1990
ISBN 978-0-935278-17-0

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