#TuesdayTips: How to be a fashion designer by Jo Wray

14786948_10210842562242360_1801839734_oWho wants to be a Fashion Designer?14800194_10210842552162108_1875762303_o

Jo Wray of Wild Flower Heart Clothing Designs said to be or not to be a fashion designer is a tough choice.

“Fashion designers lead a busy, secretive life, so getting them to talk to you about becoming one yourself and investing a small fortune on an unknown future is difficult,” Wray said. “This career is not simple because fashion designers work very hard for their fame and money. To be successful, you must plan from the beginning. Planning is makes the battle half won.” Continue reading

Wildflower Heart: Fashions by Jo Wray


14800194_10210842552162108_1875762303_oIt’s not just clothing – it is wearable art.

For the past five years, Jo Wray has been creating eco-fashion and jewelry through her clothing line, Wild Flower Heart.

Wray’s grandmother taught her to sew when she was about 8 years old. She was a smaller kid who had to alter all of her clothes. When Wray was in high school, she made all of her clothes.

So when she was ready to retire from teaching, she looked online at other designers who made sustainable women’s clothing. Continue reading