Category: Integrity

Design of the Child’s Coat -Apparel Manufacturing Boot Camp, Fall 2015

Better late than never, here is a discussion of the features that we designed into the child’s coat we produced at last Fall’s apparel manufacturing boot camp that was hosted by the Albuquerque Fashion Incubator and my sewing factory. If you’re new to these parts, we cut and sewed 120 coats in 4 days -all with volunteer labor.…


2 Facts about Trends and Lazy Copycat Designers

The latest going around the intertubes are these quotes attributed to Marc Worth, founder of WGSN:

“People complain that everything looks the same today, but is it any wonder? Thousands of companies are signed up to WGSN, looking at the same color forecasts, the same material swatches and the same silhouettes,”


“It [WGSN] used to be a real source of inspiration to designers, but now it’s just doing their job for them.