Author(s): Jay Calderin
How do you navigate the confusing and competitive fashion world after the relative comfort of fashion school? How do you learn to adapt to an industry that constantly evolves and throws new challenges your way? And above all, how do you play to your strengths as a designer, and build a successful career in business.What They Didn't Teach You in Fashion School is your survival guide to the fashion industry. Providing expert advice, and lots of inspiration, Jay Calderin shows you how to make a brilliant career in the exhilarating world of fashion.
The Boston Globe refers to Jay Calderin as "a budding designer's best friend," and the LA Times called his first book, "a new fashion bible for designers, aspirers and the just plain curious, with all the secrets." His books include The Fashion Design Reference & Specification Book and Fashion Design Essentials. Jay is the Founder/Executive Director of Boston Fashion Week, and he served as Creative Director of the first Chengdu Fashion Week. His fashion design work has graced the pages of Vogue and Elle magazines. An instructor and Director of Creative Marketing at the School of Fashion Design, Boston, he also teaches at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and recently joined the ranks of CreativeLive's highly respected team of online educators.