Help Change The World!

65 MCMLXV has partnered with Pledgeling through their Give & Grow app to donate 5% of all our sales to the following amazing causes: American Red Cross, amFar, ACLU, Human Rights Campaign, Amnesty International, Greenpeace, PETA, Doctors Without Borders, Planned Parenthood, Lambda Legal and Sandy Hook Promise.

12 Amazing Causes
12 Amazing Causes

65 MCMLXV has also partnered with Good360 to donate excess merchandise to non-profit organizations in the USA.

Good360

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”

— MARGARET MEAD

Productivity Resources

Productivity And Learning Resources For Fashion And E-Commerce Entrepreneurs

My picks for the best free and paid learning and productivity resources for fashion designers and e-commerce entrepreneurs.

 

Learning and Continuing Education:

 

  • Lynda.com– Learn what you want, when you want, from our entire course library. Courses for all levels cover technical skills, creative techniques, business strategies, and more. Find what you need in our growing library. New courses added weekly. Watch and learn from top experts who are passionate about teaching.
  • Skillshare– Learning for Creators. Enroll in online classes and complete projects that unlock your creativity. You’ll have access to our online classes that you can watch on your own time, and you’ll get to collaborate with our vibrant and active community on student projects.
  • YouTube– YouTube allows billions of people to discover, watch and share originally created videos. YouTube provides a forum for people to connect, inform, and inspire others across the globe and acts as a distribution platform for original content creators and advertisers large and small.
  • Coursera– Coursera is an education platform that partners with top universities and organizations worldwide, to offer courses online for anyone to take, free. Choose from hundreds of courses created by the world’s top educational institutions. Courses are open to anyone, and learning is free.
  • Grovo– Grovo’s microlearning method makes learning faster and more effective. You’ll build up knowledge with highly engaging 60–90 second videos.
  • General Assembly– General Assembly transforms thinkers into creators through education and opportunities in technology, business, and design. Learn Technology, Design, And Business Skills From Industry Professionals In Our Global Community.

 

Productivity:

 

  • WiseStamp– Create your email signature. Our passion is to bridge this gap by building a strong platform with a variety of Email Apps that on one hand lets users make a better use of their daily emails – adding a whole new level of functionality and interaction – and on the other hand enables publishers (social services and brands) to distribute their content and engage users in one of the biggest online markets – email.
  • Fiverr– What do you need done? Find it on Fiverr. Welcome to the world’s largest marketplace for creative and professional services. Instant access to millions of Gigs from people who love what they do. Categories include: Graphics & Design, Writing, Translation, Business, Tech and many more. Find the exact service you need, starting at just $5.
  • eLance– Hire Great Freelancers. Browse profiles, portfolios and reviews to assemble your 24/7 online workforce. Collaborate in shared online work rooms and receive daily activity reports. Only pay for work you approve, plus Elance takes care of all invoicing and taxes.
  • oDesk– 1+ million businesses use oDesk for top quality talent. Skills, integrity, and amazing results make oDesk freelancers universally awesome.

Check back regularly as I will be adding more resources to this list. Drop me a line at info@mcmlxv65.com if you would like to recommend any more resources.

Juan E. Romero is the Owner and Creative Director of 65MCMLXV. He has more than twenty years of Fashion and Design Trend experience. You can find him on Google+ and Twitter.

Design Resources

Design Resources For Fashion And E-Commerce Entrepreneurs

My picks for the best free and paid graphic design, stock photos and clip art resources for fashion designers and e-commerce entrepreneurs.

Graphic Design/Stock Photos/Vector Clip Art:

 

  • All-free-download.com– All-free-download.com is a meta search engine. We gather all other free resource into one. Make it easy to find and download. All of the resources are gathered by users and public sources on the internet.
  • Shutterstock– Subscriptions and Images On Demand for every budget. Over 50 Million Stock Photos, Vectors, Videos, and Music Tracks. Find everything you need for your creative projects. Download instantly.
  • Graphicstock– subscription-based resource for royalty-free graphics, images, icons, buttons, textures, backgrounds, and more. Simply create an account, and you get unlimited downloads to everything on the site
  • iStock– Incredible stock. Flexible pricing. Explore millions of royalty-free images, illustrations, videos, and music clips at ridiculously great prices.
  • FreeImages.com– the leading source of free stock photos! Whether you just want to browse our huge image gallery or want to share your own photos with others, this is the site for you!
  • Canva– Canva gives you everything you need to easily turn ideas into stunning designs. Create designs for Web or print: blog graphics, presentations, Facebook covers, flyers, posters, invitations and so much more.
  • Picmonkey– PicMonkey makes creative tools for photo editing and graphic design because we want you to rock the universe. We want your images to show your creativity, your style, your spot-on brilliance.
  • Dreamstime– Stock Photos & Video Footage for as low as $0.20USD / Download or Free. From the World’s Largest Community in Stock Photos.
  • Flickr/Creative Commons– Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.
  • Photopin– Free Photos for bloggers and creatives! Search millions of Creative Commons photos and add them to your blog posts easily.

Check back regularly as I will be adding more resources to this list. Drop me a line at info@mcmlxv65.com if you would like to recommend any more resources.

Juan E. Romero is the Owner and Creative Director of 65MCMLXV. He has more than twenty years of Fashion and Design Trend experience. You can find him on Google+ and Twitter.

Top Marketing Resources

Top Marketing Resources Picks

My picks for affiliate marketing, banner ads, Pay Per Click (PPC), retargeting, social bookmarking and email marketing resources.

Marketing:

  • ShareASale– ShareASale has been in business for 15 years, exclusively as an Affiliate Marketing Network. Our technology receives accolades for speed, efficiency, and accuracy – and our reputation as a fair and honest business is well-known within the industry.
  • BuySellAds– Guaranteed media buying of relevant audiences at scale. Get out of the “black box” solutions and know what you are buying.
  • Google AdWords– Be seen by customers at the very moment that they’re searching on Google for the things you offer. And only pay when they click to visit your website or call.
  • Google AdSense– AdSense is a free, simple way to earn money by displaying targeted ads next to your online content. With AdSense, you can show relevant and engaging ads to your site visitors and even customize the look and feel of ads to match your website.
  • JustUno– Increase sales with powerful behavior based targeted promotions. Capture visitors at the point of exiting with our Exit Promotions. Grow your fan base while amplifying your brand and increasing your social SEO
  • Bing Ads– People search online for a product or service. They enter search terms (called keywords) into search engines like Bing or Yahoo. They find your ad. If the keywords in your ad match a search, your ad appears next to or above search results on Bing and Yahoo. Customers reach out to you. You can configure your ad so people can call you, visit your website, or go right to your door.
  • AdRoll– A typical e-commerce conversion rate is 2%. What are you doing about the other 98%? Don’t just get checked out, get them to checkout by retargeting across devices on the web.
  • Yahoo Commerce Central– Whether you’re a new store just getting started or a seasoned store in the e-commerce space, we understand that there are a multitude of marketing needs to help improve your sales. Our app gallery offers marketing solutions from addressing advertising on multiple channels to setting up a storefront on Facebook to real-time chats.
  • GetSocial– Use our social share buttons for 15+ social networks with custom or classic designs. Track social shares in your website and enable free social media analytics for your business.

Email Service Providers:

  • Mailchimp– Join more than 7 million people who use MailChimp to design and send 500 million emails every day. Sign up for free!
  • Constant Contact– Email connects you to people; email marketing software helps you understand your audience’s response, so you can plan your next marketing move. Our email marketing is easy, affordable, and proven to get results; that’s why we’re ranked number 1 in Website Magazine’s list of the top 50 email marketing solutions.
  • Infusionsoft– Small business sales and marketing software GET ORGANIZED.  GROW SALES.  SAVE TIME.
  • AWeber– Easy Email Marketing For Any Business Owner. Grow Your Business With Email in 30 days.

Check back regularly as I will be adding more resources to this list. Drop me a line at info@mcmlxv65.com if you would like to recommend any other resources.

Juan E. Romero is the Owner and Creative Director of 65MCMLXV. He has more than twenty years of Fashion and Design Trend experience. You can find him on Google+ and Twitter.

The 65 MCMLXV Mission Part 2

Our Mission Is To Help You Express Your Unique Style

What Makes The 65 MCMLXV Collection Different?

  • Our slogan t-shirts let you stand out in a crowd and get noticed without saying a word. These unique graphic tees are made of soft-washed 100% cotton jersey and are carefully crafted to fit you like a glove.
  • Arrive in style with our signature men’s fleece hoodie. Expertly styled with genuine leather logo appliqués on the back and right sleeve. Our hoodie is made of super-soft fleece with a fully lined interior to keep you extra warm.
  • Our signature slim fit men’s chino pant and chino short look great, feel comfy and are long-lasting. Both are great for work or play and are available in Khaki. They are made of extra-soft 100% cotton washed twill for your comfort.
  • Our modern, classic straight fit men’s jean with logo embroideries is carefully crafted for an authentic look and feel. They have a genuine leather logo patch on back waistband and are made with Dark Indigo stone washed premium denim with just a hint of tint.
  • Lounge in style with our exclusive, classic fit men’s fleece dress sweat pant. It has logo genuine leather appliqués on the front and back. Super soft cotton/poly fleece keeps you extra warm.
  • Our direct to consumer online strategy is tailor-made for consumers that recognize value and allows us to produce high-quality apparel and pass the savings on to you.

65 MCMLXV Lets You Stand Out In A Crowd

65 MCMLXV Lets You Stand Out In A Crowd

Being curious about fashion is the perfect place to start. Your style choices tell your personal life story. Having fun with fashion can be a real pleasure. Please don’t let your wish to get noticed and feel empowered be curtailed by fear and insecurity. This is your time to shine. Don’t miss the chance to look and feel your very best!

True style is born out of self-knowledge, confidence and wisdom. As you can see, my style journey is a very personal one. Once I started developing my personality, my attitude came. With my newfound attitude, my confidence went sky-high!

I feel that it’s now my turn to empower men and women around the globe to look and feel fabulous without breaking the bank.

Confidence is simply an attitude. I wish I had known this when I was growing up because it would have saved me from suffering with all my insecurities.

I feel that everyone should show their very best side, and that they should do this by feeling confident with whom they are today! Your style should enhance and not hide your true self. Are you ready to show your authentic personality?

I hope I can be part of your style journey by having you wear one of my original designs!

To your best style,

Juan E. Romero

Juan E. Romero is the Owner and Creative Director of 65MCMLXV. He has more than twenty years of Fashion and Design Trend experience. You can find him on Google+ and Twitter.