All posts by: Shelly Caldwell

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So, what will be the new color palettes as we look forward to a new year in fashion? Pantone, the world authority on color, has its color trend predictions set for Spring/Summer 2019. Featuring 12 colorful shades and four neutral tones, the report declares the mindset for Spring/Summer 2019 to “reflect our desire to face […]

Women Feel the Sweat of Finding the Perfect Sports Bra by Alaina Demopoulos, The Daily Beast 10-24-2018 For a market that’s worth $3.5 billion, sports bras are notably stuck in the past. Some brands are using NASA-inspired technology or good old Velcro to create the perfect fit. Is any woman truly satisfied with her sports […]

Portland Fashion Institute is featured in the July 2018 Portland Monthly.  Reporter Natasha Tandler says “Whether you’re a novice taking your first steps or a seasoned veteran seeking supplemental skills, here are the schools, workshops, and websites to know.” The article describes PFI’s certificates, workshops and continuing education classes.  Natasha also writes about PFI graduate […]

This week, our friends at the Trendstop catwalk team presents an exclusive look at three apparel directions that will be informing the SS18 season. Tops and tees get active as competitive cycling provides the inspiration for performance enhanced jerseys while Cargo Tech elevates utility pieces with a high tech twist. The Faux Denim Jacket sees […]