28 Days of Black Fashion History: Helen Williams

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Helen Williams is the first African American model to cross over into mainstream media.

A pioneer in the world of modeling, Helen Williams-Jackson is credited with paving the way for African American fashion models, particularly dark-skinned models, to be featured in major publications and advertising as well as high fashion catwalks, both domestic and international. Continue reading “28 Days of Black Fashion History: Helen Williams”

Adobe Illustrator Pattern Swatch Tutorial

How to Save a Pattern Design into a Pattern Swatch in Adobe Illustrator

If you’ve ever wanted to save an illustrator pattern swatch into a new pattern swatch, you’ve probably noticed it doesn’t work. But there’s a way to get around this. In this adobe illustrator tutorial, I’ll show you how to save an existing pattern swatch into a new one using the Pattern Editor. This is a great little illustrator fashion hack for adding more fun and … Continue reading How to Save a Pattern Design into a Pattern Swatch in Adobe Illustrator