We are always deceived by the Insta-worthy lives of the models and influencers. Let’s admit we have all fallen into the snare of glitzy life that these stunning models relish, and made ourselves feel worthless for not accomplishing so much. Yet, the America-Serbian Model, Entrepreneur, Fashion Designer, and owner of the prestigious brand ‘DRAGANA,’ Dragana Dujovic, share something that is not bragged about on Instagram.
The former Miss Serbia and Montenegro and one of the magnificent contestants of Miss Universe 2004, who later embarked on the journey of chasing her passion, become a stellar fashion designer, Dragana Dujovic is an epitome of a true fashionista who reached the heights of success with her clear determination and unwavering willpower. She encourages striving fashion designers never to lose hope; below; she cracks the code of being a remarkable fashion designer.
“What keeps people from being successful is that they never follow their passion, their zeal, and their craze for fashion. It takes a lot of guts, hard work, and grit to mark your name in the history along with fashion designers like Marc Jacobs, Ralph Lauren, Miu Miu Prada, Coco Chanel, or Victoria Beckham. Yet, only those who try become triumph,” says Dragana Dujovic.
Below are the top tips for you if you are stubborn to become a fashion designer.
Expand Your Creative Horizons
Dragana Dujovic stresses that creativity is essential to bring out new styles and new design ideas. “It is vital to be masterful in your own style. Fashion is all about better approaches for designs and new blends of hues. You must comprehend and visualize which shades will complement together. You must be able to bring forth ensembles that are mesmerizing from raw material. In the event that you are not all that acquainted with this, it is better to judge the philosophies of other designers,” she says.
Keep an Eye for Details
Distinguishing the subtleties that must be incorporated into the design is a little aspect of creativity, yet has an immense significance when it comes to fashion designing. In fact, having a nature to realize how to use those subtleties into the designs will bring out and expand creativity. “After all, everybody examines little details when making comparisons with different styles. Details do have a great deal of effect on the entire ensemble. So build up those aptitudes as a priority and apart from creativity,” says Dragana Dujovic.
Be Ahead of the Fashion Trends
To know about the latest fashion happenings and trends, update yourself consistently. This will help you think about the most popular trend designs and anticipate what the future trends hold to be at the top of your game. Besides, you would be shocked to explore how innovation is transforming this industry. Henceforth, keep yourself aware of patterns that are catching the market so that you can plan beforehand,” says Dragana Dujovic.
Dragana Dujovic also reveals that the idea of being a genuine fashion designer extends beyond keeping yourself updated with the latest trend. “You must not just work to cater to the trends, but also pour your heart out in each design, to give excellent design aesthetic,” she says.
Create Your Distinct Signature Style
Dragana Dujovic shares that every fashionista has its own pattern and styles that are like a trademark to them. “I suggest learning about every designer’s style to perceive how they had ascended to that level, what their difficulties were, and how they adopted the style that was distinct to them. See how those designers created a style that now, at last, has been branded in the market. Thinking about this will assist you with establishing yourself to build one style that is explicit to your identity,” she says.
The Bottom Line
Dragana Dujovic explains that struggles are essential to enjoy the luxurious life that the designers and models flex on Instagram. “Be ready to burn your midnight oils to create a masterful design. Passion, determination, and hard work are the keys to success. Remember that success never comes overnight; it will take a lot of time and effort to achieve what you’ve dreamt of. Only if people would show the struggles on Instagram too, how many striving designers would have been inspired to remain constant in pursuit of success,” she says.