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The Creative Side

The Creative Side Fashion Incubator provides design, production and showroom space, entrepreneur training for fashion designers in Brooklyn.

  • Stage Concept Only
  • Industry Fashion
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD

Company Summary

The Incubator will provide design space, production space, a showroom for wholesale , micro-retail and office spaces, training on launching and running businesses, and small business loans funding for fashion designers in Brooklyn as there is a strong need for local design and expand small-scale manufacturing in the US in proximity to the fashion industry in Manhattan.


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    Atim Annette Oton
    Creative Director

    Atim Annette Oton is the creative force behind The Creative Side Fashion Incubator.She is also the co-founder of Black Design News Network (BDNN), a designer and retail entrepreneur who stepped down from her role as the Associate Chair of Product Design at Parsons School of Design to concentrate on Calabar Imports, a retail brand with 2 Brooklyn locations. She serves as a blogger for Huffington Post Black Voices on African and Design Issues.