Fashion Designer's Resource Book: Fashioning Your Life
The Fashion Designer's Resource Book is a fashion resource and lifestyle book that provides a complete overview of the fashion industry as a business, combined with an insider's understanding of the creative process and the lifestyle of a fashion entrepreneur. The author, award-winning designer Samata Angel, explains how to launch and maintain a fulfilling career in this competitive industry. The book also includes insights from a range of key industry influencers: Harold Tillman, Chairman of the British Fashion Council; Sarah Curran of mywardrobe.com; Nigel Barker from TV show America's Next Top Model and Courtney Blackman, Managing Director and founder of members club The Industry. Emerging designers should read this book to get ahead; it also offers a advice for anyone interested in exploring the industry, from first year fashion students looking to secure work experience, to the talented seamstress working to establish a reputation.