Whether you’re trying to land your first job in fashion, secure the one you’ve had for years, or launch your own label, we all have one goal in common:

To be a Successful Fashion Designer.

Which is why we’ve created these resources to make the Successful Fashion Designer journey a little less bumpy for each of us.

We hope you'll join us.


The SFD Community

Find others who "get" what you're going through


Whether you’re trying to land your first job in fashion, secure the one you’ve had for years, or launch your own label, we all have one goal in common: To be a Successful Fashion Designer. We believe in:

  • Working together instead of against each other
  • Sharing resources instead of keeping secrets
  • Offering help instead of putting others down

Join the free community to discover secret industry resources, get expert guidance, and connect globally with like-minded people.


Adobe Illustrator for Fashion Designers

Further your fashion design career by gaining confidence in Illustrator


Sew Heidi has taught thousands of designers how to get ahead in the fashion industry by becoming proficient in Illustrator. 90% of her content is free - and she strives to make it better than what most people charge for. Learn the quickest and easiest ways to:

  • Create stylized flats even if you feel like simple designs take too long
  • Express your vision clearly even if you don’t know how to draw
  • Gain confidence in AI even if you’re old school and sketch by hand

Get started with these resources:


The Illustrator Stuff Marketplace

A community built marketplace for designers to buy and sell vector sketches.


Cut hours off your design time

  • Snag reusable brushes, trim libraries and fashion flat sketches for just a few bucks.
  • No subscriptions, no bundles - buy what you want, and nothing more
  • All files are vector and fully editable in Illustrator

Make money from work you’ve already done

  • It’s free and takes just a few minutes to setup a shop and add products to sell.
  • Every time someone buys your designs, you earn 70% of the sale price.
  • We handle file delivery, hosting and transactions.