March 5, 2021

Tag: fashion

How to Solve Any Problem With Fabric so much fabric...
Patternmaking

How to Solve Any Problem With Fabric

I can look at a problem, incorporate what I know about the subject as well as knowledge I’ve accumulated that others may not consider relevant to the current problem. I can find ways to work through a problem and well, “Make it Work”. Tim Gunn isn’t the only sample room manager saying that, it’s part […]

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Fair Trade Fashion Show Comes to LA!
Fair Trade

Fair Trade Fashion Show Comes to LA!

This Saturday I’ll be at the Fair Trade Fashion Show in downtown LA. I am really looking forward to this event! It’s so exciting to see fair-trade fashion showcased, and for such a good cause. Slavery is a massive problem in this industry. I even worked with a freed slave once. One of the patternmakers […]

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Fast Fashion Takes Over Las Vegas
Events

Fast Fashion Takes Over Las Vegas

MAGIC is the largest apparel industry trade show in the world, held biannually in Las Vegas, that bastion of rampant consumerism. (The pink stretch Hummer above sums it up.) With thousands of mass-market brands on display, the show represents the full spectrum of the mass apparel industry. There were also a number of great panels […]

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