If you believe your perspective on how people should accessorize is unique and worthy of attention from consumers, this book will help you take your concepts from vague ideas to fully realized collection. It will guide you through the process, seamlessly. By the end of the book, you will have designed a signature body of work: a professional presentation of your own collection of accessories!
I would recommend anyone interested in starting their own accessories line and are hungry for information on where to start, check out this book. It's a clear and concise beginners guide to the process and walks you through finding your inspiration for your collection all the way to producing and presenting it. Meca breaks down what you need to do to get started and flourishing in 5 steps and shares a lot of cool resources/websites to help you as well. The book is a quick and easy read (55 pages-it took me no longer than an hour to complete) but packed with loads of information. --Styln n Profyln Blog
Many people have the desire to design and launch their own collection of accessories but they don t know where to start. Meca McKinney, designer and author, just released her first book, Envision: The Young Accessory Designer s Guide to Collection Development. The book is meant to guide aspiring accessories designers on how to launch their own business from beginning to end. Designing a full collection of accessories is no easy feat, and there's no better way to learn about the ins and outs of this process than from an accessories designer who has been in the business for years. --Start Up Fashion
Envision is a must read guide on collection development! Author, Meca McKinney is a successful independent designer so this is not just another how-to book. It gets into what it takes to do this and sustain it. --Sameerah Saahir
The book makes a very thoughtful gift for hobbyist, aspiring designers, and even professionals.