EDGE Market & News, EDGE-ucation

Fashion Unknown Fact – The U.S. Fashion Industry Employs More Than 1.8 Million People

The fashion industry—including retailers, manufacturers, designers and wholesalers—employs more than 1.8 million people in the United States. It relies on workers in a wide range of occupations, including fashion designers, market research analysts, graphic design artists, computer systems developers, patternmakers, sewing machine operators, retail sales workers, wholesale buyers, accountants and business operations specialists.The U.S. fashion […]

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EDGE-ucation, sustainable EDGE, thrEaDGE

The Power of The Designer To Create Sustainable Change

Up to 80% of a garment’s environmental impact is decided in the design phase. Only a few designers and product developers realize their potential to create sustainable change through their decision. – Jonas Eder-Hansen, vice president & development director at the Danish Fashion Institute | Recycling International Designers should recognize that true innovation is best achieved by […]

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EDGE Cosmo

E D G E At “Standing In Boots” Art Exhibit

Photo ©Desiree HernandezE D G E was there, at Standing In Boots art exhibit!  What a unique and pure experience of like minds and creative energy; “awe” in viewing the art; sharing; visiting with old and new; and collaboration.  Oh my, what a night to remember of the high you felt while there and after […]

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EDGE Radar

Fashion Connection with Michelle Hébert

As a very talented designer, Michelle Hébert truly defines how fashion is art and art is fashion.  Her design vision is seamless, dramatic, yet wearable. I recently had a phone conversation with her to get her feedback on EDGE and how fashion designers can expose their brands and connect with retailers.  As an up-and-coming brand, […]

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