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Fashion Portfolio Step 4: Creating a Mood Board

Step Four To Creating Your Fashion Design Portfolio Do you know what a mood board is? This is the fourth installment of a ten part fashion portfolio series. In this series I break down the ten steps you need to follow to create a killer fashion portfolio. In the last article I showed you how […]

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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 separates a good portfolio from a bad one is focus of the concept, or lack there of. You HAVE to show […]

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interview with Jayne Montford, trend forecasting

Interview With Jayne Mountford

Meet Jayne Mountford This interview is for all those fashionista’s out there who think they have their thumb on the pulse of everything trending. Jayne started out in trend forecasting and became the Vice President of Trend Reporting at Stylesight (now WGSN). She then built an exclusive membership site for global trend forecasters called Hall-Five.com. […]

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textile design, print design, fashion industry, fashion careers

How To Be A Successful Textile Print Designer

How To Be A Successful Textile Designer In my previous article titled “What is a Textile Print Designer?” I described what a textile print designer did and what their responsibilities are working as part of a fashion design team. Now that we have describes the job of the textile print designer I would like to […]

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textile designer, fashion industry, fashion career, textile prints

What Is A Fashion Textile Print Designer?

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

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