“Get Ready For Production” Prototype Course

Prepare for production so you can successfully sail through the manufacturing process

Think your ready to manufacture but don't quite sure if it will all go smoothly?

Get step-by-step instructions on getting ready for production and create a proto-type, tech pack and more!


Are ready to overcome the feeling of being stuck or frustrated
You have an idea but don't know how to work with a manufacturer
Not sure how to work through product development or create a tech pack
Facing issues meeting deadlines with your manufacturer
Want confidence that your product will get through manufacturing smoothly


Sew…You want to grow your brand, keep costs down, and speed up delivery times, got it! But before you do anything, understanding product development is the key. Prototypes are the heart of the apparel manufacturing process. They inform production, lead to perfect fit, and act as the “showpieces” that bring in business.

In this package, we’ll explore everything you need to do to ensure a smooth, successful manufacturing process. There are a lot of moving pieces but we’re here to guide you through every step.


  • How to find, hire and build the team to create a prototype.
  • How to create the perfect tech pack (product blueprint) which includes, specs, communicate
  • construction/seams details, artwork details and more.
  • How to source, analyze and select the right fabric & trims.
  • How to achieve the best fit and conduct a fit session.
  • How to label products and meet legal compliance's.
  • How to determine, plan, budget and organize the number of styles for sampling and production.


  • Smart Goals worksheet
  • Work back schedule template
  • Pre-production checklist to help plan out tasks
  • Production budget planning template
  • The ultimate Tech Pack Clarity Worksheet & Template
  • Fit session Commenting Template
  • Bill of Materials sheet
  • ***Low/No Minimum Fabric & Trim Directory***
“I’m ready for success! Now show me how to prepare for production so I can sail smoothly through the manufacturing process.”



Your Instructor

Dee Cokar
Dee Cokar

I'm the the visionary behind SourceMyGarment.com, an author and a media-acclaimed, award-winning serial entrepreneur. My 10 years’ expertise spans the whole industry, from offshore manufacturing and sustainable product development to project management and business strategy.

My mission is to help fashion startups succeed in a complex industry.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
Dee's Guarantee
If this training course isn’t awesome for you, I will offer a full refund within 30 days. If you read all the material, use the templates, do the work and still feel it’s not a fit for you, just tell us why and you’ll get a full refund. – Dee
Do I need experience in fashion design?
Absolutely not!! I'll guide you step by step how to get through it all.

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