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An unparalleled launch experience

delivered with impeccable attention to

detail, direct insider access to the top

resources in the industry, and your own

personal consulting team of trustworthy

experts dedicated to your launch

Discover a new

standard for launchin.

PRESS & FEATURES

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Meet our Founder

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Welcome to the LYC Experience

I'M LISA AND I AM THE FOUNDER & CEO OF LAUNCH YOUR COLLECTION AND THE AUTHOR OF THE BOOK, BECOMING A FASHION DESIGNER (WILEY)

Launch Your Collection Bespoke is based in Raleigh, North Carolina and is led by our founder & CEO, Lisa Springsteel Dupré, who is a 18-year New York fashion industry executive. She has worked at the headquarters of Ralph Lauren Corporation, Marc Jacobs, Sean John, J. Mendel, PVH Corp., Banana Republic, and J. Crew and she is the author of the book, Becoming a Fashion Designer (Wiley), which published worldwide in 2013, and was translated in two languages -- Mandarin, in 2015 and Arabic, in 2019.

Described as the 'fashion bible' by celebrity fashion designer Randolph Duke, Becoming a Fashion Designer is the definitive go-to resource for any aspiring fashion designer. No other fashion career book contains as many original interviews from top designers and industry insiders, including Manolo Blahnik, Reem Acra, Stuart Weitzman, Daymond John (Shark Tank, ABC), Ralph Rucci, Dennis Basso, Anna Sui, celebrity stylist and t.v. personality Robert Verdi, Peter Som, Pamella Roland, Kay Unger, and many more, who impart insider advice and invaluable insight. Front cover illustration, chapter images, and various images throughout the book were provided by world renowned fashion illustrator Izak Zenou. Some images were provided by fashion photographer and television personality Nigel Barker. Foreword was written by designer Nanette Lepore, who also hosted the official book party launch in New York in 2013.

While working at Ralph Lauren Corporation, Lisa was one of the few who had the honor of being in design meetings with Mr. Ralph Lauren and learned directly from one of the most successful American fashion designers of all time. She was also personally hired by Sean Combs to be the Fabric Director for his Sean John Fall 2008 New York Fashion Week Show, while simultaneously being filmed alongside him for the MTV documentary, If I Were King. She worked directly with visionary and founder Gilles Mendel at J. Mendel, sourcing fabric for four seasonal runway collections per year, all wholesale accounts, and custom celebrity orders. She hand selected the fabric for the gowns for former First Lady Melania Trump and for Teri Hatcher's custom made gown that she wore to the 2005 Emmy Awards, for her nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in Desperate Housewives. She also dressed actor Ethan Hawke for an event appearance.

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Bespoke Apparel

Brand Services

The Launch Your Collection Bespoke division is a

premiere apparel launch consultancy and branding agency dedicated to working with public figures and celebrities

to expand their brand portfolio within the fashion sector.

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We customize launch programs that are completely tailored to fit our bespoke client's unique needs. With our founder and CEO at the helm, each apparel launch is managed by her, using minimal client time, but producing maximum results.

Our Bespoke Launch Program

Our Expertise and Capabilities

 

We work closely with our public figure and celebrity clients to develop meaningful growth opportunities that optimize their brand reach with infiltration into the fashion market. We craft authentic, heartfelt apparel brands that exemplify our client's iconic style -- that of which is admired by their fans, followers and supporters from around the world.

 

We can launch any product category, from athleisure, maternity, baby and childrenswear, mommy and me or daddy and me, and teen, to womenswear and menswear separates, and everything in between.

Interested only in branding services? We offer a premium suite of services encompassing brand strategy and brand, website, and social media design that are custom made resulting in a perfectly polished and cohesive brand presence that exemplifies authenticity.

We don't just produce apparel collections; we magnify brands. Utilizing our hands-on, personalized approach, we will work alongside you as your trusted launch partner to develop your apparel brand from the ground up, utilizing our full-service, one-stop apparel launch platform. Once launched, we can continue our relationship to develop long-term growth strategies.

We can work with you to launch your womenswear, menswear, teen, childrenswear, layette (baby), mommy and me, or daddy and me apparel brand.

Launch Your Collection Bespoke offers customized launch programs with a focus on the following areas:

  • Business Planning 

  • Brand Strategy and Foundation

  • Complete Brand Identity Design & Marketing Collateral

  • Custom E-Commerce Website Design

  • Branded Instagram Posts

  • Social Media Graphic Design

  • Social Media Strategy

  • Fashion Design Services

  • Product Development

  • Fabric and Trim Sourcing, Research and Development

  • Costing

  • Tech Pack Development and Management

  • Sample Development and Management

  • Production Placement and Management

  • Fulfillment and Distribution

  • Retail Placement in Specialty and Department Stores

We proudly work with trusted manufacturers who are only based in the United States, resulting in a "Made in the USA" label for our clients. We can also place you with a sustainable factory if you are creating an eco-friendly apparel collection.

We will custom tailor a launch program designed for your unique launch needs and schedule that allows you the freedom to pursue all of your personal and professional endeavors and interests, requiring minimum time, with maximum results and rewards.

Portfolio coming soon