Designers Nexus

How to Make a Fashion Portfolio

Many fashion design students and entry-level apparel designers make the mistake of filling their fashion design portfolio, with all of their favorite fashion illustrations, or photos of garments they've made...

Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop for Fashion Design

WHY DO I NEED TO LEARN THEM?: Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop are two of the most commonly used CAD (Computer Aided Design) software programs in the fashion industry due to their versatility and...

Preparation is Key

What You Need to Know to Master the Interview How to Become a Fashion Designer ( Part 9 ) So all that resume and cover letter preparation paid off – you’ve scheduled an interview for that company...

Folder: Fashion Design & Fashion Industry

A fashion blog dedicated to keeping fashion designers informed with resources, information, and tips for a successful career in the fashion industry.


In this section, we’ll review our favorite fashion industry books and products, dish out personal fashion career tips, give the low-down on how the garment industry works, and let you know which skills are most important to really make it in the apparel industry. We’ve also included a links page to our favorite fashion industry resources, including talent agencies, career sites, fashion schools, fashion internships, independent fashion sites, fashion publications, and more!

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