June 7, 2019

I started documenting the process of designing a Spring 2020 collection on my YouTube channel. We’re chugging along with the collection. What was suppoed to be a quick update, quickly turned into a long one.

The current BIG PICTURE challenges are:

  1. Making a MTO collec...

December 6, 2018

A little background on me. I am a fashion designer, and am specialized in knitwear design. Knitwear design is mostly associated with sweaters but knitwear means any garment made out of knitted fabric. This includes tops, pants, jackets, dresses, and accessories.

I went...

November 13, 2018

Comparing the book The Devil Wears Prada to a real fashion magazine, based on my personal experience interning at Elle Magazine.

October 25, 2018

The creative director position of fashion houses is typically dominated by men. Currently women make up roughly 36% of the creative director positions of luxury houses.

The women that are thriving as creative directors are outstanding role models to aspiring female desi...

August 20, 2018

A great book to learn about Garance Doré. This is more of an autobiography, than a style book. It’s somewhat personal. She talks about her life and describes philosophies that have worked for. You will learn more about Garance than you will about style.

It’s interesting...

July 21, 2018

This is still the beginning. The second group of 9 photos to my rocky start on the personal style journey.

Perhaps I should be embarrassed to be a fashion designer lacking styling skills. But this is quite normal in the industry, as fashion designers are not stylists.


July 18, 2018

For a long time, I never cared or thought much about what I wear. This is quite normal in the culture of fashion designers. Very unlike the culture of fashion media and journalism, where style expectations are impossibly high for those that work in this field.

That cult...

April 3, 2018

Tips on how to attend New York Fashion Week when nobody invited you.

March 31, 2018

The Art Of Dressing Curves book review. A plus-size guide to style and getting dressed.

January 26, 2018

My top fashion museums, events, talks, tours, and film screenings. In New York City, there is always an abundance of fashion events.

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