Fashion Design School Hosts YouTube Challenge

FIDM, the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, is a familiar name among fashion gurus but a recent YouTube event may have made the school even more popular. Students at the school were invited to compete in a special challenge while the internet video company was on site at their school: (PRWeb) YouTube recently paid a visit to the Los Angeles campus of FIDM/Fashion Institute of … [Read more...]

Fashion Design Students Blend Culture with Couture

For one group of students in the United Kingdom, a three week trip across the continent resulted in significant inspiration. Fashion design students are known for being among the brightest, most innovative forces in the fashion world. The students highlighted by the Gazette Herald (story below) are just a few examples of the insight gained into culture as it is translated into the world of fashion … [Read more...]

Circus Inspires Colorful Student Fashion Show

Students from several schools collaborated to pull off a ‘Cirque du Chic’ styled fashion show this week. The student designers presented colorful fashions inspired by circus costumes and atmospheres. (C-MK Patch) Sixteen students from high schools throughout the region showcased their final fashion collections during the "Cirque Du Chic" senior fashion show on the Putnam/Northern Westchester … [Read more...]

Fashion Design Schools in SF Share Insights

San Francisco is a hub for fashion design students and hopeful designers on the West Coast. According to the SF Gate, there are seven fashion design schools in the city and the ladies that run the curriculum are sharing their insight in the news of the day in fashion. (SF Gate) San Francisco is home to seven schools with fashion degree or certificate programs, run by seven veteran industry … [Read more...]

Fashion College Activism against Domestic Abuse

Fashion design students and fashion designers themselves are part of a worldwide fight against domestic violence and child abuse. One college is proud to announce that its alumna is playing an integral role in this fight through a fashion show to benefit Aids Victims of Domestic Abuse. Along with high school students in their area, the show has helped raise thousands for their cause. (Rice … [Read more...]

Fashion Design College Grows 16 Percent in Three Years

As students at The Savannah College of Art and Design present their latest creation to a crowd at the school’s Trustees Theatre, it is easy to see why the school has a reputation for enriching creative young designers. The school has undergone many changes in the last decade, including a new administration. As reported by Elle Magazine, this is just one of the facets of SCAD that is causing a big … [Read more...]

Students Remember Final Year of Fashion School

As fashion design students are graduating and heading out into the big world of fashion, some students will look back on their college years as the best times of their lives. One group of students at FIDM will most certainly remember their final year at the design school, thanks to a unique mentoring program from The Cherokee Group. PRWEB - Thirteen talented students from the International … [Read more...]

Students at Fashion School destined for Project Runway

The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising is no stranger to success stories. Karen Kane, Lauren Conrad, and Nick Verreos are just a few of the super-successful fashion designers to come out of the lauded FIDM fashion program. Another student is making the news headlines this month as one of the elite few to be selected for Project Runway. The school has produced at least four students … [Read more...]

Fashion Design School FIT Preps for Graduation

Famous fashion design schools are preparing for graduation as they show off the all new fashion designers entering the big industry this year. Fashion schools at Pratt and Parsons have held much of the spotlight in recent weeks as they prepared and executed their end of the year fashion shows. This week, it is the Fashion Institute of Technology’s turn in the spotlight. Industry publication … [Read more...]

Fashion Design College Hosts Fashion Benefit

A famous fashion college honored celebrity guests Donna Karan and Sheila C. Johnson as Project Runway ramps up to cast its tenth season. Parsons the New School for Design may be most known for hosting the television show, but famous alumni like Donna Karan reminisce about her time at the school. Students at Parsons are well-equipped to be successful designers upon graduation, but not everyone … [Read more...]