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Create Your Fashion Playbook For Fashion Professionals

How To Create A Playbook For Fashion Designers The number one rule of mastering anything is to do it, write it down, and then teach it. This rule will make you a master in your field. The fashion industry is no exception. In this article, I am going to show you how to create your […]

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Should You Specialize In The Fashion Industry?

Should Fashion Designers Specialize? If you work in the fashion industry you may want to consider specializing in your particular area in order to move your fashion career forward. When you surf through open positions in the fashion industry you will often see they are looking for a very specific set of skills such as […]

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How To Dress For The Job You Want In The Fashion Industry

Dress For The Job You Want In The Fashion Industry The biggest mistake fashion professionals make is not dressing appropriately. It is widely known that, within the design areas, in particular, the dress code is more relaxed. But that doesn’t mean you have to look unprofessional. This is not to say you have to be […]

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Why A Job Title In The Fashion Industry Is Not Important

Fashion Industry Job Titles Do Not Make Your Career As fashion professionals enter the job market it is common to think a bit short sided. You first concentrate on getting that first job. Then you worry about getting a promotion or moving to another job in order to make more money. Getting that next job […]

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Top 10 Side Hustles For Fashion Industry Professionals

Best Side Hustles For Fashion Industry Professionals Fashion Industry professionals might take on a side hustle for a variety of reasons. They might want to make some extra cash. They may want to get more experience in a certain area. Or they may want to work on other outside projects simply to stimulate their creative […]

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Top 5 Ways To Build A Great Reputation In The Fashion Industry

Top 5 Ways To Build A Great Reputation In The Fashion Industry Your reputation is the most important single tool that will move your fashion career forward. The reputation you build will open doors for you throughout your career. How you work with others is vital. Another word for this is a “personal brand”. What […]

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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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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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How To Get Representation As A Sweater Textile Designer

Get Representation As A Sweater Textile Designer Are you a sweater designer looking to make some extra income or work independently? Perhaps working as an independent contractor sweater textile designer is the way to go. Many sweater textile designers are self-employed.  They either own their own sweater swatch service company, or they are represented by […]

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