industry

Get “in the know” about the ins and outs of the fashion industry as a whole. Learn about everything from design to production and sales.

Hannah McSorley19 days ago
11 Books to Read If You Want to Become a Fashion Designer
Whether you're a student at the Fashion Institute of Technology, an intern or writer at a fashion magazine, a high school student with big dreams, or someone who has decided they want to try their han...
SKYLERIZED 20 days ago
Reason First: Diversity as Destruction
Diversity for the sake of diversity is evil. It is nothing but high tech tribalism. To consider race, sex, gender, or any other non-essential over merit should be banished from any rational businessma...
Shandi Pace25 days ago
The History of the Bomber Jacket
Bomber jackets have an extremely rich history that goes back over one hundred years. Today, they’re rooted in our day-to-day fashion, but they didn’t start off that way. Before they were worn as stree...
Timmy Amooa month ago
So, You Have a Clothing Brand?
Let's talk about clothing brands. All clothing has the potential to look the same. The best brands can be easily identified regardless of the trend, season or clothing. These brands stand out by havin...
Megan Andresena month ago
Companies Changing Retail
The term "retail apocalypse" has been used pretty frequently in the past five years. The retail apocalypse and the world is ending as we know it, at least, that is what they keep trying to tell us. NO...
Jackson Ryan2 months ago
Counterfeit Merchandise Is Ruining Clothing Culture
Counterfeited items are slowly becoming more prominent in society, and scamming people out of money. Highly counterfeited brands such as Chanel, Gucci, or Supreme are trying to flush out these fakes, ...
Pamela k Conoly2 months ago
Fashion Illustration Art
For some of us it is about design and flowing but, then it isn't. A lot of us quit before we can get started. First and foremost you have to have the desire to want to do it. If you want it bad enough...
Iggy Paulsen2 months ago
How to Select Wardrobe for a Shoot
If you are looking to do editorial shoots, portraiture, or any sort of fashion photoshoot, then you already know how important the style elements will be in the overall outcome of your work. It makes ...
Francesca Gabriel3 months ago
Why Firenze?
When walking down the timeless streets of Florence, Italy, it is unavoidable to see fashion bouncing between buildings. From hundreds of different dazzling stores, one of a kind boutiques, and glamoro...
Rosario Felix5 months ago
When Extravagance and Fashion Make Love
Every time I hear someone say they don't like avant-garde fashion because "they could never wear that in real life," the most genuine sense of confusion overwhelms me. Not only because of the fact tha...
Iria Vasquez-Paez5 months ago
My T-Shirt Business
I have three sample shirts, “Denial is not Just a River in Africa,” “Don’t Give Me Shit About My Meds,” and “Sober!!” I’m debating what shirts to make next. I need to get the “Sin Vergüenza” T-shirt g...
Callan Rushing5 months ago
Interview with an Ethically Motivated CEO
This interview came out of a research project I completed for my English class. The project was on the subject of "fast fashion," which is a term used to reference the production of cheap, in demand c...
Patty Ramsen6 months ago
The 10 Best Online Classes for Fashion Design
The fashion industry is lucrative, and can be a great way to make a living doing something you love to do. The world of fashion is always changing, and anyone looking to break into it, will need some ...
Candace Elizabeth6 months ago
How Ethical Are Your Yoga Pants?
Begin by placing yours knees and toes together with your hips above your ankles. Place your hands on your thighs, palms down. Now, close your eyes, and begin to inhale. As you take in your breath, beg...
Lorna Vause6 months ago
Ways Clothing Became Toxic
Before we begin talking about all the ways clothing became toxic over the years, we have to define toxicity as it applies to this discussion. Something can be toxic by virtue of being unhealthy. It do...
Julie Barnes6 months ago
Reasons Why Swimsuits Are so Expensive
If you’ve ever thought to yourself, “Swimsuits are so expensive,” you’re not alone. You might still be surprised to learn that there are actual factual reasons to why this is the case. Sure, designers...
BodyBY Mikero7 months ago
Fashion & Fitness
Fashion and fitness—two things that are most dear to me outside of my family and friends. It’s important to understand that both have played a major role in our society, especially from the mid to lat...
Sasha Konikovo8 months ago
Best Fashion Design Books for Beginners
Fashion designers are the type of people that are perennially cool. They make the clothes we wear, dictate style, and also somehow manage to get people to see aesthetics in a brand new way. Most creat...