If you are an aspiring fashion entrepreneur in the West with a South-Asian heritage, you’re in luck!
It’s not the 1950’s anymore – the world has shrunk, and an intermingling of different cultures mean that there is also an appreciation when someone brings something new to the table.
Indian American Naeem Khan will tell you it’s possible. And so would London-based Malaysian designer Hon Chong. They have gone on to make some of the biggest impacts with their fashion collection, and you could too.
As a fashion entrepreneur, you could have plenty up your sleeves!
The Top Steps to Become a South Asian Fashion Entrepreneur
Here are some of the tips to start your journey to become a South-Asian fashion entrepreneur in the West.
1Have A Passion for Fashion
Have a passion for your work – it’s that one thing that will separate you from others in the longer run. The fashion industry can be both fun and a challenge at the same time, and you need to be up for it.
You may want to rethink and understand your true calling before you take the plunge. Once you are sure about your passion for fashion and know that you can live your life doing it, you are ready to start.