Top 10 Fashion Design Blogs/Websites Young Designers Should Know.

by Calvin Cox on October 15, 2008

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I’ve been on a mission searching for fashion designers or  fashion design companies who use their blogs to effectively promote their businesses.   This list will inevitably grow, so if you’d like to be included send me your link.

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The Smashing Blog - ( UPDATE: This Blog Is No Longer Available ) All Things New and Smashing From the Front Lines of The indie Fashion Revolution. This blog spotlights young fashion designers and also have some great interviews of up and coming designers. The smashing darling website is also a great place to sell your new collections; great for young fashion designers.

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Independent Fashion Bloggers -  A Fashion community made up of fashion design bloggers and pros  sharing ideas and growing their businesses. A growing resource of information for young  fashion designers or anyone in the fashion industry.

fashion-incubator

Fashion Incubator – Lessons from the sustainable factory floor.   Definitely a great resource for fashion designers, pattern makers or any fashion professional looking for advice from freelancing to billing clients to pattern making tutorials.

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Jack + Bill -  ( UPDATE: This Blog Is No Longer Available ) Jack + Bill is a public relations agency dedicated to identifying, branding and publicizing emerging fashion talent.   I need to do a bit more research on them to get more details on how they business, but seem to have a genuine interest in growing young fashion designers.

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Final Fashion -  fashion and fiction.  Danielle Meder is a fashion blogger/fashion illustrator who’s work I’ve admired for a while.  Great blog. Very talented illustrator.

 

Megan Thomas is a fashion blogger/fashion designer

Truegrey – Adventures in Fashion Design & Illustration.   Megan Thomas is a fashion blogger/fashion designer who uses the blogosphere to effectively promote her design and illustration projects.

 

Style Bubble Fashion blog.

StyleBubble -Fashion blog.  What I like about this blog is how fun it is. The author, Susie is very creative and gives her reader a reason to keep coming back to see what’s new whether it be a cool fashion trip she took or simple an outfit that she put together.

 

Compai - Compai is a crafty, green design studio

Compai - Compai is a crafty, green design studio dedicated to creative projects that employ recycled materials.

 

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Fashion Design Blog – A Collection of Fashion Designers and Design Boutiques blogging and showcases their collections.

 

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Jennyvi Dizon Couture – A custom bridal and eveningwear fashion design label effectively utilizing their blog to promote their business.

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20 comments

We are totally flattered to be on this among among many blogs that we also read and admire!
Thanks very much,
Justina
XX One of the crazy Compai girls

by Justina Blakeney on October 15, 2008 at 6:59 pm. Reply #

Hey Calvin, thanks for the shoutout! Such an honour to be included among some amazing fashion blogs.

by Danielle on October 16, 2008 at 12:39 pm. Reply #

Justina & Danielle

You are more than welcome; I like what you guys are doing with your blogs. You inspire and give designers a window to see and learn from your successes.

by Calvin Cox on October 16, 2008 at 7:11 pm. Reply #

Wow, thank you very much for including my blog in this list. I never thought it would share a spot on a list with some of my favourite blogs.

Megan

by Megan on October 17, 2008 at 7:31 am. Reply #

Thank you so much for including us in this list of of fabulous emerging fashion blogs! I love all of them!

by Trish on October 20, 2008 at 9:31 am. Reply #

Thank you SD team for putting this together. VERY helpful for new brands like us. I’m always looking for new and inspiring reads. I’m checking out each and every one of these sites today. Looking forward to reaching out too, to make contact/friends! Feel free to do same!

In fashion and friendship,

Ina

Founder, M641 Clothing

http://www.madras641.com

ina@madras641.com

by Ina on October 20, 2008 at 10:03 am. Reply #

Megan, Trish, Ina:

You’re Welcome – Just wanted to give a shout-out to Fashion Blogs that are effectively using the blogosphere to build their businesses :)

by Calvin Cox on October 20, 2008 at 4:00 pm. Reply #

I’m glad you find my site worth mentioning. As a happy consequence, I discovered yours. I look forward to reading more. Thanks!

by kathleen on October 24, 2008 at 6:30 pm. Reply #

This list is great but you should also check out FashionIndie.com.

by Daniel Saynt on October 28, 2008 at 7:46 am. Reply #

Hello,

Just to let you know, but I have recently changed my blog url from piratesarehot.com to truegrey.net/blog. Thanks again for the link!

Megan

by Megan on November 11, 2008 at 1:27 pm. Reply #

Thank you so much for including me on the list!

by susie_bubble on November 17, 2008 at 5:52 pm. Reply #

Luv your tips thx!

by Lou on January 2, 2009 at 10:53 am. Reply #

Thank you so much for putting me up, I will soon blog about you as well. I also have a side project that I am working on Arizona Bridal Week. After I did Scottsdale Fashion Week, it was like an epiphany that came together for me. Check out some timewww.arizonasbridalweek.com

by Jennyvi Dizon on March 17, 2009 at 11:44 pm. Reply #

Fantastic list! As I am new to the blogging world, this is a great introduction to so much talent. I can be found @ http://seeddesignconsultancy.blogspot.com

by Jessica Colaluca on May 28, 2009 at 4:33 pm. Reply #

I read pretty much all of these. Good stuff.

by Elaine on July 31, 2009 at 2:41 pm. Reply #

Hey, this is a really great list for those like me who want to make a living from their passion, i’m cheking all the sites right now:D
Feel free to check out my web site and express your opinions:)
http://www.ramonarusu.com

by ramona rusu on August 19, 2009 at 12:22 pm. Reply #

Thanks a lot for sharing these useful and nice sites! Hope the above sites would have plenty of useful and nice information on fashion designers and fashion design related companies!

by Sujoy on February 26, 2010 at 8:01 am. Reply #

Related and interesting. Thanks for providing these useful tips. Keep sharing similar posts in future as well.

by Ford Gambon on June 9, 2010 at 6:24 am. Reply #

Hello! Please check out my fashion blog: http://www.sarahsfashionhouse.blogspot.com Thanks so much! XO

by Sarah on August 12, 2010 at 8:14 am. Reply #

How-do-you-do, just needed you to know I have added your site to my Google bookmarks because of your extraordinary blog layout. But seriously, I think your site has one of the freshest theme I’ve came across. It really helps make reading your blog a lot easier.

by Lilly Pulitzer on October 22, 2010 at 9:13 am. Reply #

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