PopMark, Soumya Jain, Fletcher Viders, pop up shops, fashion industry, fashion business,

Interview with Soumya Jain & Fletcher Viders – Co-Founders Of PopMark

  Meet Soumya Jain & Fletcher Viders Meet Soumya Jain and Fletcher Viders, the co-founders of PopMark.com. Pop up shops have become a staple in the retailing industry in the past decade for several reasons. First, they allow retailers to reach their customers in areas where they currently do not have stores. They can test […]

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Why Should You Train Your Job Replacement In The Fashion Industry?

Why You Should Train Your Fashion Replacement A common fear that many fashion industry professionals face at some point in their career is that they will be replaced by their own assistant or trainees. Ouch! That would definitely not feel good. I am going to tell you why you should absolutely train your fashion replacement. I have unfortunately […]

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Elizabeth Solomeina, Flying Solo Collective, fashion designer, fashion business, fashion career, fashion entrepreneur

Interview With Elizabeth Solomeina Co-founder of Flying Solo Collective

Meet Elizabeth Solomeina CoFounder of Flying Solo Collective Meet Elizabeth Solomeina. She is a fashion designer and entrepreneur, and one of the co-founders of the Flying Solo Collective boutique in the lower east side on Manhattan. I met Elizabeth a few months ago when Pick Glass co-hosted a networking event in their store. It was […]

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Meg Campbell Golf, fashion entrepreneur, fashion business, fashion startup, golf collection

Interview With Meghan Campbell, Founder of Meg Campbell Golf

Meet Meghan Campbell Meet Meghan Campbell, founder of Meg Campbell Golf, an up and coming ladies golf/ tennis and lifestyle collection. I worked with Meghan years ago when she was first starting out in the industry. When we recently got reconnected she told me about how she had successfully launched her own collection. I just […]

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What Does A Textile Print Designer Do?

What Does A Textile Print Designer Do? Have you ever wondered who designs all the wonderful prints you see in the garments you wear? Prints are used in everything from apparel to home decor. This is the job of a textile print designer. Many apparel brands use either graphic screen print designs or all over […]

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Why Collaboration Is The New Currency In The Fashion Industry

Your career growth is highly tied to how strong you have built a network of friends, colleagues, business partners, etc. who want to help you succeed. The fashion industry is naturally a highly creative field. One of the best ways to build these relationships is through collaboration. Thus, forming partnerships and collaboration is the new […]

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Why Should You Use Printed Labels In Garments?

Why Should You Use Printed Labels In Garments? Today it is pretty common to see a printed main label on clothing. Think about tee shirts or underwear. But have you ever thought about why there are so many labels on a garment? Why Do We Need Labels In Garments At All?  In America we REQUIRE […]

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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, sales person, merchandiser, visual displayer, licensee, packaging designer, marketer, etc. Knowing your market and what your competition is doing is key […]

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fashion designers, fashion industry, fashion career advice, professional criticism

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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