Clothing Manufacturing Companies, How to become a fashion designer
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Where to find Clothing Manufacturing Companies in NYC!

Are you starting a fashion line in NYC? Looking for some great patternmakers?  Want to find some local clothing manufacturing companies to produce your line? Come on our exclusive Fashion District Manufacturing Tour! This is a 6 hour tour that is designed to give you a comprehensive overview of the garment industry from an insider’s […]

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Top 8 Tips on How to Prepare for a Successful Photoshoot as a Fashion Designer

I always tell my clients, planning a photoshoot can take weeks, even months to prepare.  And the more time you give yourself, the less stress and better shape you will be in come shoot day.  So here are my top 8 tips on how to properly prepare for a photoshoot to ensure that it is […]

Blog, Business/Startup, Fashion 101, Mistakes To Avoid

How to Start a Clothing Line! 5 Biggest Mistakes New FASHION DESIGNERS Make! | Part 2

New VID is up! Ever wonder How to Start a Clothing Line!!! Well here’s what NOT to do.  I will be giving you the top 5 biggest mistakes all new fashion designers make.  This is PART 2 of a NEW series, subscribe to my YOUTUBE channel to get the next 3 mistake vids as soon as they’re […]

Blog, Business/Startup, Fashion 101, Mistakes To Avoid

How to Start a Clothing Line! 5 Biggest Mistakes New FASHION DESIGNERS Make! Part 1

New VID is up! Ever wonder How to Start a Clothing Line!!! Well here’s what NOT to do.  I will be giving you the top 5 biggest mistakes all new fashion designers make.  This is a NEW series, subscribe to my YOUTUBE channel to get the next 4 mistake vids as soon as they’re up! […]

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Fashion Terminology­ The Industrial Zipper….unzipped­

Have you ever wondered how the Industrial or Exposed Zipper (as some call it) came about? Well I did so I dug up some research and found some fun facts for ya; -Elias Howe (who also invented the sewing machine) received the first patent for an‘Automatic Continuous Clothing Closure’ in 1851 however he didn’t market […]

Blog, Business/Startup, Fashion 101, Fashion Week

What really happens backstage at Fashion Week?

I had the chance to work backstage at the Sonia Rykiel show this past week and the collection was AMAZING! I especially loved the motorcycle sequined tees and intarsia sweaters like the ones shown below!  There were also some amazing tie-patterned jacquard ensembles (giving way to a masculine-feminine feel), as well as some gorgeous lurex […]