Career Questions tagged Fashion

I want to be a fashion designer and I want to make a difference in the world. Can someone help me please. Which steps should I take?

My first and second years in college I was mainly focus on surviving. At 18, I had nowhere to live and no help from anyone. Working full time I was completely distracted and couldn’t focus on school. Now I own financial aid and I can’t start school unless I pay them back. I know what I want...

#fashion #college #finance

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Active Oct 12 '18 at 01:29 AM

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Megan Reynolds-Littles | Field Sales and Service at SRP Companies Hey Maron,I completely understand your frustration. I'm still paying back student ...

I am planning on getting a Bachelors in Fashion Design, but was wondering if I could get apportunities at other various jobs with that?

For example if I were to have my bachelors in fashion would that only entitled me to jobs at farshion/garment making or could I have more options/choices on what I would like to based my work and skills at? #fashion #fashion-design...

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Active Sep 30 '18 at 02:12 AM

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Posted by Eimee D.’s Avatar Eimee D.
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Jeanette Roch | Associate General Counsel at American General Life Insurance ... Hello Eimee. I am not in the fashion design field but ...

Fashion Institute of Technology

Hello, I have a few questions that need answering. 1. If I want to pursue a fashion career, and want to attend into FIT. Should I have knowledge of ​how to create clothes, and make sketches, before applying? 2. What do you really do when volunteering into NYC Fashion Week? 3. What...

#career-details #fashion #design #fashion-design

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Active Sep 28 '18 at 01:36 AM

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Posted by June P.’s Avatar June P.
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Megan Reynolds-Littles | Field Sales and Service at SRP Companies Hi, I can help you answer a few of those questions. ...

What is your advice for a sophomore in high school, who wants to go to a competitive college?

I am currently a sophomore in high school, and I plan to attend the Savannah College of Art and Design. I want to major in textiles and have a minor degree in fashion illustration to participate in runway fashion. Is there any advice on how to be more competitive so I can strive to getting...

#arts #fashion #art #high-school

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Active Oct 12 '18 at 01:44 AM

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Posted by Faith J.’s Avatar Faith J.
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Megan Reynolds-Littles | Field Sales and Service at SRP Companies Hey Faith,First I suggest you to get in touch with someone ...

How do you network with people in the industry?

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Megan Reynolds-Littles’s Avatar Michelle Marotta’s Avatar
Active Oct 08 '18 at 12:34 AM

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Posted by Natalie F.’s Avatar Natalie F.
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Megan Reynolds-Littles | Field Sales and Service at SRP Companies Hey Natalie,So.....networking with people in the industry down South is a ...

Can fashion designers sell their designs to companies with no ties afterwards?

I onced saw this on a Korean drama where a girl would sell her fashion designs to companies and they would pay her in return. It looked like the company was only interested in the design and wanted the designer to handed down the rigthst to own her design. I am just curious whether this...

#fashion-merchandising #fashion #design #fashion-design #fashion-industry

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Active Sep 28 '18 at 02:21 AM

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Posted by Eimee D.’s Avatar Eimee D.
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Michelle Marotta | Certified Life Coach Hello, Eimee D. I thought I would address this question since ...

Where are some good schools or intership places to study/learn more about haute couture?

Ever since I discored Michael Cinco's haute coture fashion designs, I have developed a love for the way he eleganltyl creates and decorates his dresses. They are very unique and intrique to look at which is why I think I have evolve this intertest in learning more about this type of fashion...

#fashion-shows #fashion #fashion-design

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Active Sep 28 '18 at 03:22 AM

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Posted by Eimee D.’s Avatar Eimee D.
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Megan Reynolds-Littles | Field Sales and Service at SRP Companies Paris is Haute Couture paradise! That would be the best place ...

What are the pros and cons of being a fashion designer?

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Active Aug 17 '18 at 01:39 PM

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Posted by sanya S.’s Avatar sanya S.
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Rustin Coburn | Brand Strategy, Marketing, and Storytelling Hey Sanya!Hope all is well. Great question about fashion designing, and ...

How long did it take you to become a fashion designer?

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Active Sep 28 '18 at 01:06 AM

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Megan Reynolds-Littles | Field Sales and Service at SRP Companies Although I am not a fashion designer, I did start out ...
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Precious Bracey | Grant Facilitator at Jazz for Peace™ I think as a artist who was once interested in drawing ...
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Shay Gipson | Brand Strategy & Partnerships | Marketing | Product ... If you are a fashion student this can be best answered ...

Journalism in the Fashion Industry

I want to go into journalism for fashion as a career. Where should I start as a student in the tenth grade? #fashion #journalism...

#fashion-journalism

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Active Apr 17 '18 at 08:02 AM

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Posted by Malia S.’s Avatar Malia S.
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Heenha Kim | University Of Washington Communication: Journalism I always recommend students to begin from writing down / jotting ...

What is it like to work as a fashion magazine editor or journalist?

I am considering pursuing fashion journalism, but I don't know what the lifestyle of a journalist is. Is it mostly a desk job or would there be more walking around? #fashion #journalism...

#choosing-a-career

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Active Apr 08 '18 at 12:12 AM

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Posted by Atiya H.’s Avatar Atiya H.
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Kelly Landaverde | Freelance Blogger at Aventura Dance Cruise Working as a journalist is awesome. Your constantly doing different things, ...

How does a person become a creative director for a clothing company and the responsibilities one holds?

I am a #college student who wants to major in #fashion #marketing and #managment and I want to become a #creativedirector. I would like to know how do you become one exactly, do you have to work your way up the #fashion industry? can you go straight to becoming...

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Active Apr 07 '18 at 04:01 PM

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Posted by Normaris T.’s Avatar Normaris T.
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Katarzyna Schoewe | VP of Design Becoming a Creative Director or a Design Director for a clothing ...

Is it possible to pursue a career in Fashion Design and incorporate other pastimes?

This may be more of an obscure question, but there are multiple extracurricular activities I enjoy keeping up with and I hope to continue incorporating them into my schedule, even if only for college. Would you recommend or advise against packing in an occasional theatre production, choir, or...

#fashion #fashion-industry #fashion-design

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Active Mar 25 '18 at 10:43 PM

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Posted by Graciela V.’s Avatar Graciela V.
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Monica Lam | Fashion Designer Hi Graciela,It depends largely on the company you end up working ...

What could you do with a fashion marketing degree?

I really want to take this major but i don't really understand what fashion marketing /merchandising involves ? #marketing #fashion-merchandising #fashion #marketing #marketing-and-advertising...

#apparel-and-fashion

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Active Jan 02 at 07:05 PM

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Posted by Melanie G.’s Avatar Melanie G.
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Lindsey Beecher | Actively seeking a new position in a creative ... There are so many opportunities with this degree. It will be ...

What is the best way to get a start in the Fashion industry with the eventual goal of starting your own business?

I am a senior in high school nearly 100% set for college with my major, orientation date, and all--but I'm unsure of how to get to the point of being a bridal fashion designer with my own business. I know the Fashion industry is generally a tough career to find a start in, especially concerning...

#fashion #fashion-industry #fashion-design

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Active Dec 20 '18 at 02:18 AM

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Posted by Graciela V.’s Avatar Graciela V.
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Hyam Fayed | Visual Experience Designer Like you said, the fashion industry is really hard to get ...

Whats the best way to become a model ?

Because I want to become a model and I want to know the best route to go. #model #vogue #africanamericanmodel #modeling...

#fashion

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Active Aug 09 '18 at 05:57 PM

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Posted by Sierra J.’s Avatar Sierra J.
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Michelle Marotta | Certified Life Coach Hi, Sierra J. There is no best way to become a ...

I am an aspiring fashion designer any advice?

I'm 13 years old (in my second year of high school) and desperately want to be a designer I have started sketching I can hand sew and I've made a couple of tops with my sewing machine and I am hoping to one day move to London and study fashion after I've graduated I'll take any advice about...

#school #fashion #art #sewing #courses #designer #london #future

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Active Aug 10 '18 at 11:22 AM

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Posted by Poppy B.’s Avatar Poppy B.
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Michelle Marotta | Certified Life Coach Hello, Poppy B. That is so amazing that you are starting ...

how does it work to become a model?

why i'm asking this question is because when I grow up I either want to be a model or a chef. It all depends though because a person can have more than one job but that one job might take up all your time but I can be a chef and still study and take classes for model and start doing that...

#modeling #fashion #apparel-and-fashion

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Active Oct 07 '18 at 01:24 PM

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Sara Cooper | Information and Voodoo at LoneStarCon3 I strongly encourage you to study cooking before modeling! Modeling is ...

Am I looking at a job that's right for me?

I have always been interested in photography and have recently found a passion for fashion as well. My biggest concern about this is that there might not be a job market for this. One of my possible career choices that I would like to pursue is a fashion photographer. I understand that the arts...

#photography #fashion

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Active Oct 10 '17 at 03:42 PM

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Posted by Delanie T.’s Avatar Delanie T.
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Alwyn Velásquez | UI/UX designer with management and product development background, ... Hi, Delanie. You can have a career as a fashion photographer ...

What steps should I take to become a fashion designer and started my own business? What is a typical day for a fashion designer Also, where can I go to college to become a fashion designer?

Hi, my name is Nicole I live in San Jose CALIFORNIA!!!!!! I have loved design my own things and being original. I want to basically know what I have to do to become a fashion designer. #fashion #fashion-design #design...

#entrepreneurship

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Active Oct 13 '17 at 03:06 AM

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Posted by Nicole G.’s Avatar Nicole G.
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Kristan Browne | Creative Business Consultant Being a fashion designer and starting your own business require 2 ...

What should I choose?

Hi, my name is Jess. I have a dilemma, I don't know whether to choose between #fashion design or architecture. I love to #design but I am worried it does not pay a lot, on the other hand I don't really love #architecture as much as design but it pays more money. I want a career that I love but...

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Active Aug 07 '18 at 01:40 AM

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Posted by Jess O.’s Avatar Jess O.
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Santiago Delgado | Fashion Designer As a fashion designer, I can completely understand your trouble and ...

What are the steps you take in life as a fashion designer to branch out and get noticed?

I am trying to get the best advice in life before I go into this field ive been dreaming of! #fashion #fashion-journalism #fashion-industry...

#fashion-photography

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Active Oct 19 '17 at 05:52 PM

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Demarisa Tompkins | Freelance Fashion Designer, Owner, Lead Stylist, HMUA at ... I am the queen of networking and research. I believe that ...

What are the basics of fashion merchandising?

I want to become a fashion merchandiser because I am very interested in clothing and creating my own brand. I believe you have to have a bachelor's degree in fashion merchandising to begin the career. What other steps should I take to help me pursue my career.#nextralphlauren...

#fashion #business-operations #business #branding #fashion-industry #apparel-and-fashion #imupnext #fashionmerchandiser

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Active Jul 27 '18 at 03:40 AM

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Posted by Michael H.’s Avatar Michael H.
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Rodrigo Oliveira | Experienced People and Projects Manager Hello Michael H.! I don't have specific background on fashion merchandising ...

Do you have to go to college for modeling ? If i should attend college, what should i major in?

I am unsure if I should attend college because I want to be a model , but I don't know what i would even major in. #modeling #college #college-major...

#fashion

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Active Aug 09 '18 at 09:54 PM

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Posted by Regan  S.’s Avatar Regan S.
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Michelle Marotta | Certified Life Coach You have the answer to this question deep inside you. The ...

what subjects should i take to be able to study interior design and fashion design and chef

Im have subject choices coming soon and im not sure what to take #fashion #design #cooking #studies...

#drawing

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Active Oct 10 '18 at 03:05 AM

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Megan Reynolds-Littles | Field Sales and Service at SRP Companies Hey Claudia, Family and Consumer Sciences will most likely be your ...

What majors should you take up on if your going to college to be an Fashion Designer?

i woud like to know what majors will you have to take . What extra curriculars can you do or internships ? #fashion...

#career-details

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Active Oct 06 '18 at 04:42 AM

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Posted by Sadie R.’s Avatar Sadie R.
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Allison Paul | Training Coordinator Hi Sadie! A lot of colleges offer great courses like costume ...

Would you need any schooling to become a successful jewelry designer?

i love creating jewelry! #fashion #jewelry...

#career-details

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:51 PM

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Posted by Daphne C.’s Avatar Daphne C.
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Ashley Kayson | Student at Ashworth College Associate degrees in jewelry design typically consist of 60 to 90-credit ...

where can i go to school to be a fashion designer

im interested in fashion....

#fashion

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:58 PM

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Posted by Kylie J.’s Avatar Kylie J.
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Marjorie A. Goode | College & Career Planning Consultant Hi Kylie, This was a frequent question from several of my ...

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