What distinguishes a common tailor from a designer tailor? Have you ever pondered it? Well, a common tailor learns how to sew, join, reinforce, and finish clothing; he repairs or alters existing clothes, and develops a new piece of clothing as well. However, all of this is almost nothing compared to what a professional tailor does; doing just what a common tailor does is like taking the first step towards becoming a professional designer tailor!
It takes immense practice and willpower to become a professional designer tailor. It’s actually a form of art that impels you to design new and lavish clothes. Therefore, most people quit midway. But, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try. If it’s your dream, and if you love making new designs, you can accomplish it with sheer determination and establish a successful career even if it’s impossible for others…
As you may already know, there are so many people out there and all around the world that dream of becoming a successful fashion designer. And you are one more person that wants that too, so you've got a lot of competition ahead of you.
The thing is, that you may be very good at what you do but that is not enough. Why? Because just like you, all those others aspirants have talent as well. So in order to succeed in the fashion industry you have to stand out, that way you start getting recognized.
To guide and orientate you a little bit, in this article you will learn many useful things. For instance, what skills are essential for this career, and some other tips that talk about how you can not only start your career, but make it good and lasting one.
So, first of all, let's talk about skills. Having the right skills is key to become a fashion designer. You may not have some of them but you have to learn them and develop them as much as you can. Remember, the more skills, the better. These are the most important ones:
If you are into fashion, studying a career in fashion, or even if you don't know anything about it, you must know that being able to succeed in the fashion industry is extremely hard and that there is a lot of competition out there.
There are a lot of talented people wanting to have a career in that industry and they don't succeed; no matter how creative and innovative they are. So, if you do want to succeed and think you have what it takes, these are the best tips to start and have a great career in the fashion industry:
It is ivory difficult to know exactly how many people are studying in fashion schools all over the world because they want to become someone important in the fashion industry, whether it is as a designer, a magazine editor or maybe even a personal stylist.
Either way, being successful in the fashion industry can be very hard, and very few manage to make it. If you are currently studying a career in fashion, you should know that you need to have more than just good taste and innovative ideas. The fashion industry considers important a lot more things.
For example, the quality of the design program or school you attended. As an industry professional, you have to be familiar with historical trends, the current trends and be able to predict the future ones. You should also be familiar with marketing, advertising, business and technology. Although you don-t have to be an expert in any of those, you must have a general idea about them.
If in your current program you are lacking something that was previously mentioned, then it will be a good idea to change your program and make space for that area that you're missing.
When we get an invitation a a party, or any kind of event, it is always important to choose an attire that is appropriate for the occasion. We can usually mess up by showing up too formal or too casual, and we can't enjoy the event as much as we could have.
So, when you get an invitation, most of the times you will read Cocktail Attire, Black Tie, Black Tie Optional or formal. But are you completely sure about how you should dress even if the invitation says it? For example, how are you supposed to dress if it says cocktail attire?
Well, there are many ways in which a man can dress in a cocktail attire. Many times, everything depends on the style of that man specifically. But no matter what your style is, in a cocktail attire you should always remember the following:
•Wear dark or mid-gray suit
•Wear a white dress shirt or of a muted color
•Wear a necktie in subtle patterns or plains
•Wear a pocket square
•Wear dress shoes with leather sole (preferably black or maybe brown)
•Wear a pair of over the calf socks that match the trousers or something else in your outfit
•Make sure you are clean shaven
•Make sure you have a proper haircut
•Do not wear a tuxedo because you would be overdressed
•If you're going to a wedding, leave your bright colored and flashy garments and accessories at home. The couple should be the center of attention, not you.
Abdul Bari Chanessra