HOW WE CAN HELP

Project Management

Starting out in the world of fashion but don't quite know where to start? Let Masonshade take you through it. We offer end to end services which can be tailored to your specific requirements.  


Timelines & planning | Seasonal trend analysis | Competitor analysis | Brand development | Design resources | Range planning & editing | Tech pack creation | Fabric & trim sourcing | Trim development | Labels & packaging | Factory sourcing | Pattern drafting & grading | Sampling & fitting | Critical path management | Costings | Production | Testing | Compliance | PPE | Processes & procedures | Reporting & analysis

Seasonal Setup

Whether it is your very first season, or you're just not sure where to go next, Masonshade can advise on the latest seasonal trends, direction & new technologies. We can provide insights from previously collections, set up a suite of seasonal documents, issue briefing documents or arrange kick off presentations. 


Let us do the ground work to set you up for the best season yet !

Sourcing

Do you need help bringing your design ideas to life or help finding the appropriate factory for your needs? Our little black book is now a rather large database of reputable factories and suppliers. We can source the best fabrics, trims and embellishments for your garments and then select a manufacturing facility that produces your garments to your specification. Or alternatively make some introductions and let you take things from there.  

Product Development

Got an idea, or a design, but don't know how to make it a reality?  At Masonshade we can offer services which transform your ideas from a 2D sketch to a 3D product.  We will work with you to bring life to you idea, getting products sealed and ready for the the production line.  

 

Sample tracking | Garment fitting | Saleman samples | Factory communication | Trim development | Wearer trials & feedback | Focus groups | Grading

Production Management

Is daily communication with the factories taking up all your time? Let us lighten the load and manage this for you. Whether you have 1, 100 or 1000 products we can liaise with the factories on your behalf. In return you can expect a weekly status reports allowing you to track your orders through the cycle with ease.  

Process Management

Masonshade can help you to streamline processes, aligning your business functions with the needs of your customers.  Our tools will help you find the best uses for your companies resources and enhance your efficiency, & productivity, while reducing costs & minimising risks. 

Templates

Our easy to amend templates will get you started in the industry. Download them below for a one off fee and customise to your hearts content, or alternatively provide your information to us and we'll set them up for you.  


Critical paths | Timelines | Visual range plan | Marketing - product copy & range catalogues | Briefing packs | Competitor analysis | Budgets | Profit & Loss | Product costing | Inventory management | Range plans | Purchase orders | Sample tracker | Tech packs | Pre - production checklist | Sample evaluation forms | WISSI | Supplier manuals | Colour management

Reporting Tools

At Masonshade we are self-proclaimed excel geeks ! We love nothing more than crunching the numbers and analysing the results. Now we understand that this isn't for everyone and we are more than happy to help ! Let us know your requirements and we'll happily get our calculators out. 


Business insights | Seasonal analysis | Range productivity | Best & worst sellers | Sales analysis | Supplier performance | Cost analysis | Supplier manual creation | Colour management