Fashion Course: From starting a clothing line to building a brand with Francesca Marotta

Multi-award-winning fashion designer and entrepreneur Francesca Marotta is launching this course exclusively with Portobello Business Centre.

Are you interested in pursuing your career in the exciting world of fashion? Do you want to develop your creativity and learn the skills needed to start your clothing brand or work in the business side of the fashion industry?

Francesca will share her extensive knowledge and experience with all of you who want to start a fashion business. Our exclusive course will give you the tools you need to support your career or get your business off to a flying start.

Francesca Marotta – Credit Video: Rakiya Hasan, Createraks

Our comprehensive fashion course is designed to provide you with a solid foundation and understanding of:

  • The legal status of a company
  • The importance of brand foundations
  • The vital role of visual merchandising in marketing and selling your clothing line

You will learn about:

  • How to fund your start up clothing line
  • The clothing design process and how to develop your own unique style
  • How to comply with clothing line regulations, and more…

Whether you are a career changer, a new fashion entrepreneur, or simply someone with a passion for fashion who needs that kickstart and boost to achieve your entrepreneurial and fashion goals, our course will help take your skills and career to the next level.

You will acquire valuable knowledge that will give you the right directions to launch your clothing line and turn it into a brand. You will also gain confidence and self-belief.

Francesca has been mentoring an array of entrepreneurs and artists from around the World, from LA to Auckland; and her message is: “If I did it, everyone can. My stimulus and catalysts were self-belief, clear artistic vision, focus, hard work and resilience!”

Enrol now and join the exciting and dynamic world of fashion!

When: ONE DAY Course on Wednesday 7 June 2023, 9.30 am – 4.30 pm

Where: Morley College – North Kensington Centre, W10 5QQ

Please note: This course is for anyone aged 18 and over.

Tickets: Course Fee £80

Places are limited, register now to secure your place!

To register please complete the online registration form by clicking the button below:

Once you submit your form, the PBC team will send you an invoice and all the details on the course.

Your place would be confirmed after we have received your payment.

Refund Policy

Please note that once confirmed, a 7 days notice before the start of the course is required for a 50% refund of the course price. No refunds will be made within 7 days of the course start date.

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Jun 07 2023


9:30 am - 4:30 pm




North Kensington Centre - Morley College
Wornington Road, London W10 5QQ
Portobello Business Centre


Portobello Business Centre


  • Francesca Marotta
    Francesca Marotta
    Fashion Designer

    Fashion designer and entrepreneur, her designs and creations have won her numerous Awards in UK, France (Talons Aiguilles and Best Young Designer Award), Turkey (Young Designer Award) and Italy (Praemium Award).

    Francesca Marotta has had shows at London Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week, Philadelphia Fashion Week to name a few.

    As a Creative Director and Visual Merchandiser, one of her career highlights was being in charge of “Cultural Invasion” Pop-Up Stores by CMG Global in California.

    She is currently freelancing for Styling, Art Direction, Brand and Creative Consultancy, Guest Designing, Casting and Production.