238 – How to Start a Clothing Brand for Less

Is it possible to launch a brand with just a few hundred pounds? 

We surveyed our Make it British members and they gave us the insights into how much it cost them to start-up a brand that is made in the UK, and what they spent their money on.

This episode will be really useful for you not only if you are thinking of launching a clothing brand, but also if you already have an existing business and you want to keep a track of your costs. I give you tips and advice for how to keep those costs down.


  • 03:43 How much do UK-made brands typically spend to start-up?
  • 04:48 A breakdown of the costs you’ll likely incur.
  • 09:31 Tips on how to keep your costs down.

Mentioned in this Episode

YouTube Live – How to Start a Clothing Brand for Less

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