mindwarehouse is home to M.E.F. Productions LLC which provides fashion designers with personalized design coaching. As part of the design process, company services include project management, sourcing, graphic design, pattern making, technical design, and sample making. M.E.F. Productions also provides full-package production services for active wear and swimwear. In addition, they also offer fashion specific marketing related services to support fashion brands in the market. Marketing services include photo shoots, look book/catalogue creation and trade show prep. Their goal is to build the most profitable and sustainable fashion brands.
M.E.F. Productions also hosts monthly workshops at our space which provide aspiring designers with information on how to launch their fashion business. Tips are provided on getting access to resources and services that can help the success of a new fashion business. Topics include business plans, industry advice & templates, and social media strategies. An understanding of all the activities involved in creating an fashion line are also reviewed including planning, design, sourcing, and sampling.
M.E.F. Productions was founded by Martu E. Freeman-Parker. Martu attended Norfolk State University in Norfolk, Virginia, where she earned a BA in Fashion Merchandising /Consumer Services. She relocated to New York City where she went on to gain over 15 years’ experience in apparel industry. She was involved in projects for Polo Ralph Lauren, The Limited, Victoria Secret Catalogue, Polo Jeans, Calvin Klein Jeans, Gap Inc., The Limited, Carter’s and Conde Nast Publications. Martu also held permanent positions as Production Assistant for Women’s Sweaters and Swimwear at J Crew, Pre-Production Manager for Women’s knits at American Eagle Outfitters, and Men’s Department Design Coordinator at Urban Outfitter’s.
For more information, please visit: https://mefproductionsllc.com/