PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT & CREATIVE We are product design, development, color and trend experts. By living in the markets we know compelling, differentiated consumer product when we see it. We provide that outside perspective, that often creative teams are just too close to see.
Our unique value is the extensive creative, development and sourcing experience we have to evaluate ideas, design direction, products, process and the people creating your assortment. This is how we differ from other retail and product development consultants.
We provide expert color, design, product development, creative direction and trend consulting. We can help with content marketing including blog posts, eblasts, etc.
While some trend services offer difficult to interpret, esoteric concepts, we provide clear visual and written information for product development, buying, sales and marketing functions. These can be in the form of boards, books, or decks.
CREATIVE, MERCHANDISING, COLOR & TREND CONSULTING JUST COLOR We are color experts and offer a range of services for fashion, footwear, home, technology, hard & soft goods:
Custom seasonal color selection for your fashion or consumer brand. Select 10-25 seasonal colors, color card with Pantone Textile references. $400-$800
Create custom color lines and colorways for your brand.
TREND REPORTS A custom seasonal trend report relevant to your brand or business, including photos, color, silhouette and material trends.
CREATIVE DIRECTION We will provide custom seasonal creative direction for your fashion or consumer line.
CONTENT MARKETING We can write blog and social media posts, create e-blasts, press kits and PR releases.
CONSULTING & COACHING GENERAL CONSULTATION We are the objective outsider. Custom projects, individual sessions – on site or phone meetings. Hourly rate.
GREAT PACKAGES FOR NEW ENTREPRENEURS NEW BUSINESS IDEA MINI-CONSULTATION Great for entrepreneurs, new startups. A review of your new fashion or consumer business idea. Will provide as much direction as possible in 1.25 hour consultation. In person, phone or by Skype. $200
ENTREPRENEURS 6-MONTH or 6 HOURS PACKAGE For small entrepreneurs and startups. Use hours as you wish, 6 months or 6 hours retainer consultation at a reduced cost. Phone, e-mail, local on site or Skype Book 6 hours - $840 (This is a discounted rate for small entrepreneurs.)