My Fashion Portfolio: London College of Fashion
24+ Portfolio Designs to Inspire!
The number one mistake many designers make when putting their fashion portfolio PDF together is creating HUGE files that are impossible to email to brands. The best way to do this is to export the vector artwork or even entire layouts as JPGs and then merge them into your PDF. Depending on your version of Illustrator and Acrobat, the settings and how to do this may vary slightly, but it should look something like this:. For reference, this is in contrast to DPI which is use for printing. That means for every square inch of space, there are 72 or pixels or dots.
What books / sizes / specs etc are best for physical fashion portfolio layouts?
My First Class Degree & Award Winning Fashion Design Portfolio
Many designers get stuck on what fashion portfolio layout to choose. While there are exceptions and some fashion designers get away without both  , I suggest being prepared. The majority of my work has been remote freelance, and most clients come from trusted referrals and networking. Often, we never even meet before beginning a project. While you may think I am an exception, I know other freelancers who operate the same.