Category Archives: Beginner’s Fashion Designer Series

How to make 3 tops with 1 pattern?

How to make 3 tops with 1 pattern

Making a pattern can be easy yet time consuming. However once you have worked out the kinks and perfected 1 pattern, you can turn that 1 pattern into several different tops. In today’s blog post, I will teach you how you can make 3 different tops by simply using one pattern. Basic Pattern For starters, […]

Dance Costumes: Beginner’s Guide To The Basics

Recently, I have been working on numerous Hmong dance costumes. Hmong dance costumes are not the typical dancewear costumes that you would see on dance moms or dancing with the stars.  Hmong dance costumes mostly consist of multiple woven fabrics and trims layered on to each other. Although woven fabrics/trims are great, they are limiting […]

22 Fashion Career Opportunities- What Can I do with a Fashion Degree?

Starting In The Industry Are you looking to pursue a Fashion career? If you are passionate about it, pursue it. Nothing can stop you from pursuing fashion if it makes you happy. A fashion career is exciting and comes with many challenges. The success of a product or fashion line depends on endless hours of […]

Is Fashion Design The Right Career For You?

When you hear the word fashion designers, you instantly think of famous designers such as Dior, Chanel, Gucci, Marc Jacobs, and etc. You aspire and want to be as great as them.  You have a passion for fashion, you love to sketch, and you have a great eye for detail. However, is fashion design the […]

3 Essential Skills To Be A Successful Fashion Designer

3 Skills Needed Fashion Designer

Before I entered the fashion design field, I had a brief understanding of what a fashion designer did. I thought that the skills that designers needed were just designing and sewing. There was nothing more and nothing less. Related Topics: What Is A Fashion Designer?How To become A Fashion DesignerIs Fashion Design The Right Career […]

Beginner’s Fashion Design Series

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Welcome to the Beginner Fashion Design Series! Below, I have organized a series of post that everybody can start to read to learn more about being a fashion designer and fashion designing. Let me know in the comments below on which topics you would like me to cover! Don’t forget to join my newsletter to […]

3 Ways Budgets Can Help Your Sewing Projects

Budgets Can Be For Creative People Too! Being creative and artistic, I often don’t want to think about uncomfortable things such as budgeting. It’s one of my greatest weakness and a weakness for many other artistic souls. As a creative individual, I saw budgets as a tool used to limit creativity. Budgets tell me that […]

Sewing: Beginner’s Guide To The Basics

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DISCLOSURE: THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS, MEANING I GET A COMMISSION IF YOU DECIDE TO MAKE A PURCHASE THROUGH MY LINKS AT NO COST TO YOU. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO. SEWING FOR BEGINNERS In part three of my beginner’s sewing series, we will be discussing everything a beginner needs to know […]

How to Become a Fashion Designer

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Fashion Designer As with any art, there isn’t a set path on how you can become a fashion designer. Like numerous of occupations, there are many ways for you to get to where you want to be. However one thing is for certain, you must know what you want to be and where you want […]

What Is A Fashion Designer?

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Misconception Of A Fashion Designer People often misunderstand what  fashion designers do. In conversations, I frequently get asked, “What do you do as a fashion designer?” or “Do you only sew?” Being a fashion designer is more complex than it sounds.  It is the art of applying design, aesthetics, and natural beauty to clothing and […]