Jennifer Lynne graduated from NYC's Fashion Institute of Technology in 1999 with an specialization in intimate apparel. After working in the industry as a stylist and freelance designer, she launched Porcelynne Lingerie in 2002. Jennifer has been consulting with small business startups for 4 years and is presently teaching pattern drafting, draping and sewing at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in San Francisco. Jennifer serves on the Advisory Board for the Innovative Fashion Council of San Francisco, as well as is an active member in the local design community. Jennifer owned and operated an independent designer co-op in San Francisco's Mission District for 2 years and closed the doors to Porcelynne Designer Collective in 2008 to concentrate on her role as an educator and designer.
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The third edition of this book introduces the Porcelynne Pattern Drafting and Manipulation Method. This method is a mathematical approach to determining measurements for drafting. Jennifer Fairbanks approaches pattern manipulation and design unlike previous methods. Developing the methods used in this book was not only challenging, but it was also thorough.
Pattern Design: Fundamentals is an ideal book for beginners to the field of fashion design as well as self-guided learners. Pattern Design: Fundamentals covers the basics of pattern making, terminology and drafting concepts. This book is different than all other drafting books of its kind. This drafting book combines knowledge of drafting with sewing and construction.
Moda al Descubierto ofrece un profundo vistazo al funcionamiento de un pequeño negocio de diseño de modas. Este libro ofrece consejos, herramientas de negocios y valiosas opiniones relacionadas con este negocio. Este libro funciona como una guía para desarrollar un cliente, un mercado y una colección.
The Bare Essentials series is an invaluable resource for anyone entering into the field of lingerie design. This volume summarizes the basics of underwear design, from sewing and construction to drafting and pattern grading; introducing these subjects in a manageable capacity. Bare Essentials is organized into three main sections based on the complexities of the information provided.
Products Unraveled: How to Start and Manage Your Own Product Based Small Business is the second book in the Business Unraveled series. Products Unraveled was written for individuals starting a business in product development and manufacturing. This book introduces the concepts of customer development, marketing and working with contractors.
Fashion Unraveled offers an inside look into the operations of a small fashion design business. This book offers tips, tools of the trade and valuable insight into the industry. This acts as a guide for developing a customer, market and collection. The book introduces the reader to sourcing and production, as well as explains marketing concepts.
Take an inside look into what it takes to start and run an independent fashion design firm. From developing your customer, market and collection, to writing a press release, selling your product, pricing and budgeting, this book has a little bit of everything. It's a must have for design hopefuls, start-ups and existing design businesses.