Posts in Mood
Making a Wrap Camisole

I’m making a 10x10 capsule wardrobe for myself and to kick off the DIY Capsule Challenge, I decided to make a satin camisole first. It’s a good style basic that you can layer over anything in the fall or wear along in the spring. It’s an essential for everyone’s closet. Click to see how I designed and made one for myself.

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Fur Design Illustration

Inspired by the night and city lights and the fall 2018 trend of fur, fashion designer Delaya Briscoe designed and drew three designs of fur vests using copic markers for the illustration.

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Mood - Diamond in the Back

A fashion mood board created by Los Angeles fashion designer, Delaya Briscoe.  Using references of 1970's fashion and style, the Black Panther Party, Pam Grier, black women with afros, classic Cadillac coupe devilles and New York summers, the images come together as a celebration of strong black women despite the struggles around them.  The edge and strength is in the black and brown tones and the warmth and joy is brought on by the orange and yellow.  Using leather, fur and other textured fabrics, combined with the color palette, this mood is great for fall and winter fashion.

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Mood: That Brand Identity

I can't help but feel intimidated when talking about brand identity and honing in on your target audience. I've danced around this topic for years and made a few excuses along the way.  Read further to see what ridiculous excuses I used to make and see if you've been doing the same.

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