Press One-Sheet

The following information is provided as a cut-and-paste resource for conference organizers, media professionals, podcast hosts, and other interested parties.

Please feel free to use anything here as-is without checking with me first. If you have additional questions, you can contact me directly.

(I know my last name is difficult to pronounce! It is pronounced “Hay-nes”.)

Short Bio

Alison Hoenes is a freelance patternmaker who helps women’s slow fashion brands confidently get their designs to production without compromising fit, vision, or values. She writes a daily newsletter for fashion brands and designers on creating clothing and growing a fashion business that fits, and is the host of the How Fitting® podcast.

More from Alison

Alison in the Press

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Sample Topics for Alison

  • Creating fashion that fits
  • What to expect from the product development process
  • Finding a niche and knowing your customer
  • Patternmaking and fit across your whole size range
  • Apparel costing and fitting your budget

Physical Location

Saint Louis, Missouri, USA


Alison Hoenes
Alison Hoenes