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Fashion Portfolio Step 3: Get Clarity of Concept

Step Three To Creating A Killer Fashion Portfolio As a fashion industry veteran I have seen a lot of fashion portfolios over the years; both good and bad. One of the main things that separate a good portfolio from a bad one is the focus of the concept or lack thereof. You HAVE to show […]

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Fashion Portfolio Step 2: Find Inspiration

Step Two To Creating A Killer Fashion Portfolio Welcome back to the fashion portfolio blog series! If you are following along with me on this 10 step process you will have read Fashion Portfolio – Step 1: Reviewing Your Current Body Of Work. You should now be clear on what you need to work on […]

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Fashion Portfolio – Step 1: Review Your Current Body of Work

Step One For Creating A Killer Fashion Portfolio In my previous blog: How To Create A Killer Fashion Portfolio, I ran down the basics of what goes into a fashion portfolio. I also covered what types of portfolios there are. Today we are going to begin the ten-step process for actually building that killer fashion portfolio. […]

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How To Create A Killer Fashion Portfolio

How To Create A Killer Fashion Portfolio If you work in, or desire to work in, the fashion industry as a designer you need a fashion portfolio to get a job. A fashion portfolio is an ever-changing collection of your body of work, It reflects your accomplishments, skills, experience, and design aesthetic. It highlights and […]

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What CAD Software Do Fashion Designers Need To Know?

Fashion Designers Need To Know CAD To Stay Competitive In the fashion industry technology is always changing. To stay relevant (and employable) you absolutely need to stay up on the latest CAD software technology being used for design and tech pack creation. Different companies use different CAD software to achieve the same end goal. However, each […]

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What CAD Software Do Fashion Professionals Need to Know?

What CAD Software Do Fashion Professionals Need to Know To Stay On The Cutting Edge? In the fashion industry technology is always changing. To stay relevant in the fashion industry you absolutely need to stay up on the latest computer software technology in the business. There are different computer software programs used by different people […]

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How Fashion Industry Pros Shop Their Competition

How Fashion Industry Pros Shop Their Competition If you work in the fashion industry it is YOUR JOB to shop the market and know your competition. That is true if you are a designer, salesperson, merchandiser, visual displayer, licensee, packaging designer, marketer, etc. Knowing your market and what your competition is doing is key to […]

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How to Take Criticism And Become A Better Designer

How to Take Criticism And Become A Better Designer One thing no one tells you in fashion school is that you need to have tough skin and learn to take criticism. If you watch the reality tv shows and movies they make it look so easy. You have a brilliant idea. You toil away on […]

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10 Ways To Jumpstart Your Creativity

Your creativity in the fashion industry is your net worth. It helps you stand out among your peers. And it opens doors for new opportunities. So it is imperative that you keep those juices flowing! It is easy to get a little too comfortable in your job. You know the routine; the everyday housekeeping. This […]

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