Sartorial hosts J'Amy Tarr and Lisa Anderson Shaffer share over 30 years of experience in the fashion industry. Together they dish on the warm fuzzies, big wins, huge losses, and all the bad behavior (theirs included) encountered during their time in business. Stop by for the real juice on what it takes to run an indie brand in the big, badass fashion biz.
In this episode, J’Amy and Lisa welcome creative star and entrepreneur of West Perro and Head West, Jimmy Brower. They discuss survival of the creative and self-employed and what that looks like in the here and now and future. Jimmy shares some great business tips for what we can all start doing now to move onward and upward with success and positivity.
Jimmy Brower is a Creative and Entrepreneur and Maker/Designer at West Perro + Founder of HEAD WEST, which includes a Local Marketplace, Festival, and in the works Makerspace + 501(c)3 Non-Profit.
J’Amy Tarr is a Bay Area designer and founder of J’Amy Tarr Outerwear.
Lisa Anderson Shaffer is a Bay Area jewelry designer and founder of Zelma Rose.