An important skill for any designer is the ability to create the future of fashion, or at least be able to predict it. Learn how to do just that with author Lorynn Divita as she shares her secrets to anticipating emerging trends in the fashion industry. Covering a wide range of topics including fashion theory, cultural appropriation, economic status and affordability, style tribes, and more, this episode is perfect for any aspiring fashionista or trend-setting trainee.
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Lorynn Divita is an associate professor of Family and Consumer Sciences at Baylor University, and a 2013–2014 recipient of the Baylor Fellows award for innovative teaching. She is the author of Fashion Forecasting, a fun and insightful text that teaches readers how to anticipate emerging trends in the industry and to prepare and present their own fashion forecast.