A stone cold dose of the real facts about starting your career in fashion, and illegal internships, doled out by hardened PR girl Emma Crosby (the woman responsible for launching the Miss 60 brand in the UK), and Ross Perlin, author of scary bed- time read for any graduate: ‘Intern Nation’. In two parts.
I was recently contacted by fashion industry professional and author, Natalie Gowan, about her first book, Memoirs of a Fashion Industry Failure, Vol. I. Natalie used to work in fashion in a variety of roles, including Designer, Pattern Cutter, Sample Machinist and Dogsbody. She hopes that this book might prove useful to other aspiring fashion industry newbies (or at least give them a bit of a chuckle at her expense). Enter our contest to win a copy of the book!
Cheap and affordable DIY and homemade Christmas ornaments made of paper.
Fashion Schools: The Growing List I will continue adding links to schools that have fashion programs. Some schools may not be the best choice or in the most “fashion-forward” locations, but I’m hoping you all can help me weed out the choices… Study Fashion Here #01: New York’s Parsons The New School for Design Study …
You can now watch Teen Vogue Fashion U sessions from your computer! Woo hoo!
Condé Nast plans to open a Fashion and Design College in London in 2012 that features courses in the history of fashion, fashion design, fashion journalism, and fashion business.
Fashion design student of Virginia Marti College in Cleveland, Ohio shares her experiences of .
Grand Rapids, Mich. — Designer registration is open until opens July 1 for Fashion on the Grand 2011, a nationwide fashion show and design competition held in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Fashion designers from across the country are invited to submit their avant-garde sketches for a chance to be one of 40 designers chosen to compete at the August 27 event for a grand prize of $5,000, dress form courtesy of PGM, prize basket and a cover story with a local magazine. 2nd and 3rd prize winners will receive $500 and $250 respectively, a prize basket and a dress form.
Fashion Illustrator? Attend this event with WouldYouRockThis… Fashion Drawing Session: http://www.meetup.com/FashionDrawingSession/ Thursday, Jan 27th @ 6-9pm & Saturday, Jan 29th @ 3-6pm We’ll start with quick 5-minute model poses to loosen up then move into longer timed poses for more detailed illustrations. The model will change outfits periodically. Location: Ripley-Grier Studios 520 8th Avenue 16th …
I attended Virginia Tech for a year and a half which is located in Blacksburg, VA. I am currently a student at the Fashion Institute of Technology which is located in NYC. My major is Fashion Merchandising Management, which is in the FIT business school. I have also attended Teen Vogue Fashion University as well as assisted at New York Fashion Week.