Fashion Forecasting

Fashion Forecasting

Spot trends way before they hit the runways and store shelves

How are fashion trends spotted and forecasted months and even years ahead? This workshop will give an overview of the exciting world of fashion forecasting. Learn about the multitude of tools that are utilized in spotting trends way before they hit the runways and store shelves. Learn to identify sources of research, analyze past trends and apply the findings to the prediction of future trends, develop color palettes and much more!

Step 2 of the 11-part Fall Apparel Entrepreneur series

Andrea Moore quickly made a mark as soon as she arrived in Portland in 2014. Her degree from North Carolina State taught her about textiles. Her work at Brooklyn Industries in New York and Lucky Brands in California taught her about construction and fit. Her work at H&M nationwide taught her retail management and how to open a store. And now she has opened a new one in Portland. In it you will find her vibe of locally produced mens and womens street wear

Sign up for the series and get your free copy of “Boutiques Guide:  Portland”.  Your guide to locally owned boutiques selling independent design with features on 34 carefully chosen shops with pictures and plenty of useful details.  There are maps to find your way around plus tips on where to get a bite to eat and find a happy hour!

Syllabus File
Instructor: Andrea Moore, Moore Custom Goods
Dates/Times: Saturday, September 16, 2017, 10 am-1 pm
Cost/Cost Options: $75/class; $669/series
Additional Notes/Costs:

All you need to bring to class is a something with which to take notes. A laptop or tablet will help for in-class research.