CheyAnne officially launched Shine Athleisure about 1 year ago. Her first production order was for 100 black leggings. Since then they’ve added 2 more legging colorways, a sports bra, a tank top, and… something new currently in the works. Keep reading to learn more about how she’s built this Athleisure business. Describe your brand in one sentence: Shine Athleisure provides top of the line, high quality products, at a lower price point. What inspired you to start Shine Athleisure? I have always loved workout clothes and been an active person. When I was younger I would buy from Nike and Under Armor a lot. AsRead More →

In a previous blog post, we discussed how designers become inspired to create. Fashion is often about borrowing inspiration from others and making it your own. Inspiration can come from nature, cultural factors, and sometimes other already manufactured pieces! Designers often gather inspiration from other designs (without this, there would be no trends). It isn’t about copying another designer, but taking something different and breathing new life into it, or putting your own spin on it. This Before and After blog post is dedicated to an athletic wear collection, and how it came to be. A designer may see one piece from another collection andRead More →