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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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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What Fashion Professionals Can Learn From Improvisation

What Fashion Professionals Can Learn From Improvisation I recently read a book called “Yes, And: How Improvisation Reverses “No, But” Thinking and Improves Creativity and Collaboration” by Kelly Leonard. This book reveals improvisational techniques that can help any organization. The author explains how in an improvisation group they cannot ever shut down someone’s ideas no matter […]

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Why Fashion Professionals Should Have A Personal Brand

Why Fashion Industry Professionals Should Have Their Own Personal Brand Having a personal brand is essential in the fashion industry nowadays. It used to just be for those who had their own business like stylists or bloggers. But now everyone needs one. Even YOU! In this article, I am going to walk you through the […]

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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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