LONDON-PARIS 2018 Bridal Collection Please see Designer Jeilyne Santana Story below, as she seeks Funding for London -Paris Hello everyone! My name is Jeilyne Santana, I am a fashion designer, I have been in the fashion industry for 3 years and I have had several achievements and I presented in several events...
Should Designers hide their Identity? So you have a clothing line and most brands have an "About" page in-regards to the designer and or what the brand is about. Often times the "About" page gives information that draws a connection to potential customers which leads to sales. If you are...

Nileta

Designer - Nileta  Location - New York Instagram - @nileta.ny  'PJs All Day' Nileta is a loungewear/pajama brand located in New York. The collection is essential sleep wear that is 100% Washable silk. Lounge wear is one of those things that you can never go wrong with and you can never have enough....
Designer - Gretchen Dawley Bridal Location - Los Angeles Instagram - @gretchendawleybridal   Making Dresses and telling stories "As a visual storyteller, my goal is to unravel tales of love and beauty from the past with each gown. Through the fabrication, silhouette, and inspiration, I strive to ensure that each piece tells its own story...
Should I be on Social Media? Brands should be on social media! I haven't seen any major retail brands that are not on social media. If bigger brands are on so should you. Social media is an excellent source for marketing and building relations with customers. This is great way...

Tracey Lingerie

Designer - Tracey Lingerie Location - England Instagram - @traceylingerie   "Knickers with interesting prints" Tracey Lingerie is an Eco-Friendly lingerie brand that will be coming soon. The collection has vibrant, bold colors in separates or matching sets. Lingerie is one of those personal items that you can be as sexy, bold and adventurous...

Marqui Co.

Designer - Marqui Location - Texas "style have no limit" Marqui Co. is an Eco-friendly contemporary street style brand that creates garments for individuals whom "Style have no limit." The inspiration for the brand is versatility with style and class. The collection features wardrobe staples for both men and women. The pieces has not...

Bighorn

Designer - Bighorn  Location - Colorado   "up for anything spontaneous approach to clothing"   Bighorn is a Eco-friendly brand located in Denver, they strive to create clothing for the spontaneous. What I love about this brand is it exudes a relaxed yet sporty sharpness. Which is geared for just about every mans needs....

Proclaim

Designer - Proclaim Instagram - @wearproclaim  "Eco-friendly nude lingerie celebrating all skin tones" On the lookout is lingerie band Proclaim, located in San Francisco. Proclaim is a Eco-friendly nude lingerie line that celebrates all skin tones. We not only love lingerie but it's also a necessity not to mention we are always...
  Should Brands have a Blog? Brands should have a blog! Blogging is a very effective way to engage with customers or potential customers. You can use this platform to showcase up and coming events or showcase new products and promotions. Its also a great way to bring your customers on...

lemlem

Designer - Lemlem  Founder - Liya Kedebe I absolutely love this brand, you simply cannot read the story and not feel inspired or become a fan of the brand. What I loved most about the story is that the founder Liya Kedebe saw a need and did something about it, and its...
Designer - Adele by Adele Jackson Location - Los Angeles, California   SUSTAINABLE Clothing brand that pushes the limits of womenswear through handmade and UP-CYCLED pieces Creating a difference in a "Fast" Fashion World As a recent Design school Grad, I knew that I wanted to start my own store. At a very young age...
Can celebrity campaign help or hurt? Celebrity Campaigns can definitely help your brand but you have to be ready to reap the benefits. Doing things premature can certainly hurt if not cost in the long run. HOW? ... Well as a new brand you want exposure some designers are willing to give...
Designer - Color X Blind NYC Location - New York "influenced by belief in seeing no color of race" You can't be from New York and not have a Love and appreciation for street-wear especially a Hoodie. But its much more than the garment, its the message! "Fashion has the power to make...
How many products should I start with? This questions is simple yet there are no perfect answers. As each brand varies in customers, sales, growth etc. For a newly developed brand with little to no sales, you might consider making just the minimum, that is the factory minimum of course....
Working with Bigger vs Smaller Blogs, Bigger vs Smaller Blogs, Its good to work with both as there are different audiences, with bigger blogs you have more traffic and potentially less engagement with small blogs it’s more intimate and more engagement with their audience. But both gives you exposure, the...
Big fashion brands are working with bloggers and Influencers, so how can Emerging Designers do the same?   “You can work with bloggers on a small budget or even no budget.”   Gifts … Sponsored Post … Product Reviews … Giveaways … Sponsored Ad Space Affiliate Referral programs … Guest Post … Influencer Competitions   First...
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Designer - Francesco Rasola Location - Italy "It's Just Matter of Time" "It's just matter of time" is simply genius, to apply actual clocks to clothing is very creative and innovative. Of course we cannot stop time but we can pretend to walk in front of it. Although this is not your typical street...
Designer - FENTY PUMA by Rihanna   Athleisure is a trend that been taking over, what we love about athleisure is the flexibility and versatility. You can actually workout or simply look the part and head out to social events being on trend and fashion forward. I must say that I love the...
  Breaking into the Business of Accessories Panel Discussion It was a pleasure being on the panel with these AMAZING Talents, The Black Accessory Designers Alliance, "Bada Unite" had their panel discussion "Breaking Into The Business of Accessories" at Underground Arts.  The panel consist of Qiana Williams who is CEO, Goddess Media...

T’DA Couture

Designer - T'DA Couture  Instagram - tda_couture    LAUNCHING VERY SOON We love coming soon, and we especially love accessories its always that one thing that ties your whole outfit together. T'DA Couture is launching soon with high end luxury leather goods.
The Ronald McDonald House of Long Island  RMHLI Carol's 2nd Anniversary Celebrating The House Manager of The Ronald McDonald House 2nd Anniversary, Ms. Carol. Ms. Carol is amazing and knows what you need before you even need it. Can't Thank her enough! The Ronald McDonald House of Long Island is an amazing...
For Aspiring Models ... Curvy/Plus Size Models are needed to walk during Fashion Week. Do you think you have what it takes? …
Designer - Acrylic Apparel Instagram - @acrylic.apparel   Ready-to-wear Womenswear Contemporary Brand || Coming Soon   There's something about coming soon that gets us excited, so yes we shall sit on the edge of our seats and await the reveal.  

Abigail London

Designer - Abigail London  Instagram - @abigaillondonhq   Contemporary British Womenswear Coming soon ... There's something about coming soon that gets us excited... Contemporary British Womenswear coming soon...   To learn more about the Brand head over to Abigail London 
Aspiring Models! ...Question...  Are you ready to be a real model? Do you think you have what it takes? ... "INDUSTRY STANDARDS ONLY APPLY"  
  LAST CALL FOR ENTRIES: ECOCHIC DESIGN AWARD 2017 EcoChic Design Award 2017 closes for applications on 3 April! Designers with less than three years’ industry experience living in Asia, Europe and - for the first time - the United States.  Following a design rollercoaster, the 10 finalists (announced on May 25) will...

BYT

Designer - BYT  Instagram - @bytlife   Sustainable Fashion Brand Launching September 2017 A brand borne from Redress Transforming fashion’s surplus into a LUXE wardrobe. We love sustainable fashion and can't wait to see the collection. To learn more about the brand head over to BYT to learn about the Launch!

Mercy Studios

Designer - Mercy Studios  Instagram - @mercystudiosofficial   Coming soon, Contemporary Street wear