Do You Have a Dress That Makes You Want to Shake it

As I saw Patti La Belle move on Dancing with the stars, I asked myself… do I  have a dress for when I need to shake it? What about attire for bedroom eyes only or a few Diva outfits? As a fashion designer I’ve always been clear that I’m in the business of helping women fill their closets … Continue reading

Texture Motif, Pattern Print that Inspire, Motivate And Celebrate – The Fabrics of Your Life!

You’re not uniques if you’re dressed like everyone else. Distinctive fabric, distinctive texture, motif, pattern or print that inspire, motivate and celebrate who you are  is one of the biggest problems faced by independent designers and retailers. The Surface Issues segment shows you how to design and select the exact pattern and print your desire! Technology you soon … Continue reading

Great Fit Start with Correct Measurements!

Most consumers do not know their correct body measurement. Fewer know how to use these in selecting clothing! Ladies what’s your full chest and under chest, what’s your waist, chest hip, your inseam! Measurement , one of the most  important bits of information in selecting  correct  sized clothing, is the bane of the fashion and apparel e-commerce … Continue reading

Digital Sourcing Color Palettes and Tear Sheets

Color coding – bridges the personal, lifestyle,  cultural and professional needs to create a  personal aesthetic and a wardrobe of choices! We explore the elements of design and our color exploration, is one, those presently taking the sessions truly enjoy and discovering their unique color code is something they all really delve into! Digital tear … Continue reading

Mass Produced Garments Designed for Dress Form can do Little for Your Unique 3D Curves

Everybody type is different, you’re not just an  apple or a pear, your front back and side are 3 different  planes! Often times, you have more than  one dominant ‘shape” present, add your height and muscle tone and each individual is truly unique! Why  are you  shocked when mass produced garments designed for dress forms do … Continue reading

Style Canvas

Style Canvas is a set of tools designed to empower  customers to better select  their apparel as well as help  stylist better guide clients!  It’s designed specifically to aid in digital  and social commerce, which while extending the clients options also meant less personal sales process.  This March we’re celebrating Women’s Month, National Crafter’s Month and Prepping  for … Continue reading

Digital Fashion – Creative entrepreneurship and Digital Strategy

There is more to #fashiontech and digitalfashion than social media and e-commerce. Designers may be able to able to execute their concepts, organize production, conduct fittings, manage production, Show and sell flawlessly offline. Very few can translate those very skill within the digital space. At the core the  questions that exist is not solely whether … Continue reading

Micro closes Kickstarter Campaign with $3.4 mil raised from over 11, 800 funders

It may surprise many that the The Micro which closed it’s Kickstarte Campaign with over 11000 backer and $3.4Million  raised, was just one of 125 projects on  kickstarter related to 3D Printing. and 25 for laser cutters. So I was surprised to  find not one realted to digital textile printers. So their is room for some innovation … Continue reading

Mr Beam Arduino Powered Portable Laser Cutter and Engraver DIY kit Makes Tech Available to the Masses

Not quite at the level of 3D printers Mr BEAM an open source , portable, DIY laser cutter and engraver kit for paper, wood, plastic and other materials . This is significant because it places laser cutters in thesame position 3D printers were circa 2009/10. to date this Kickstarter it is fully funded with 28 days left. … Continue reading