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10 Reasons You Need An Internship To Land A Job In The Fashion Industry

10 Reasons Why You Need An Internship To Land A Job In The Fashion Industry Getting a fashion internship has become more than just a right of passage for many would-be designers and fashion grads. It’s become a requirement! If you hope to land your dream job you are going to need to come packing […]

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How To Build Your Own Textile Print Business

How To Build Your Own Textile Print Business Creating your own textile print business is a great way to build a business that gives you the freedom and independence you desire. However, building any type of creative consulting or freelance business is not easy. You need to have a firm foundation, unique product or services, […]

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Top 10 Tips For A Successful Textile Print Designer

Top 10 Tips For Successful Textile Print Designers In my previous article titled “What Does A Textile Print Designer Do?” 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 […]

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Interview with Marc Freeman – Textile Print Designer & Owner Of Bella Prints

Meet Marc Freeman – Fashion Textile Print Designer Meet Marc Freeman, textile print designer, and owner of Bella Prints studio in New York City. I have known Marc for years. I have called upon him every season for the last decade to bring me fresh new menswear print ideas.  What makes Marc so interesting to […]

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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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How To Build A Personal Image In The Fashion Industry

Why You Should Have A Personal Image One of the best ways to move up in the fashion world is to build your personal image. People are often confused between a personal brand and your personal image. Your image someone can Google. Your brand is what they hear from others who have met or worked […]

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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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Adobe Bridge – Get The Most Out Of Your Inspiration Shopping Trips

How Fashion Designers Use Adobe Bridge Designers have the best jobs in the world. We actually get paid to shop! But it’s not all fun and games. We are expected to regularly shop the market to stay on top of trends and what our competition is up to. In this article, I am going to […]

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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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