Parsons 2015 Fashion Benefit

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Parsons Fashion Benefit 3pm Runway Show


You are invited to celebrate the work of our fashion graduates at a runway show on May 19th! With host Mickey Boardman (Editorial Director, PAPER Magazine) and special guest Ximon Lee (Parsons alumnus and winner of the H&M Design Award 2016), the runway show will showcase the top collections of the BFA Fashion and Design […]

Parsons Festival 2015 Happening Now Until May 22


The Parsons Festival is an annual series of art and design events in which cutting-edge student work is presented to the Parsons community and the public. It is currently on view, and running until May 22. Click here for more information and a complete schedule of events. We hope to see you there!

Saks Fifth Avenue Window and Interior Showcase of Student Collections + Cocktail Party

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We are pleased to extend an invitation to attend the cocktail party on Thursday, May 21st, 6:30-8:00pm at Saks Fifth Avenue (611 Fifth Avenue) to celebrate the class of 2015! The interior showcase on the 2nd floor will be on display from May 21st to May 26th, and the window showcase will be on display […]

BFA Senior Fashion Exhibition this weekend!

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The BFA senior fashion exhibition is this weekend! See the poster below for details:

AAS Alums Make Finalists for the 2015/2016 Woolmark Prize


The finalists for the next edition of the International Woolmark Prize (IWP) have been determined. We would like to congratulate Parsons AAS Fashion Design alums Chris Gelinas and Tanya Taylor, two of the five USA nominees for the prize in womenswear! The USA regional awards will take place in New York on July 21, 2015 and […]

Parsons Fashion Students Design Prototypes for Luxottica + Silent Auction for Charity

Photo credit: Kasia Broussalian

    An elective course in apparel and accessory design was made available this year to juniors, and selected School of Fashion students from this class were lucky enough to have their eyewear designs manufactured by Luxottica (and previously were also awarded cash prizes for their design teams). The winning prototypes were displayed at Ilori (138 […]

Ali Schachtschneider’s “Vivorium” honored at RSA-US and featured in Dezeen

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Graduating BFA student Ali Schachtschneider’s senior thesis project “Vivorium” was recently honored with multiple accolades at The Royal Society of Arts US (RSA-US) Student Design Awards, where she received the RSA Leadership Award in Textiles, the Founder’s Portfolio Award, and the Design Innovation Award after presenting her project on April 25th 2015. “Vivorium” was also published by […]

AAS Graduation Exhibition: Class of 2015


Please join us to celebrate the graduating AAS Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing students.

International Fabrics Association Design Challenge 2015


The Advanced Textile Products, Narrow Fabrics Institute, Fabric Graphics Association along with the Fabric Structures Association are announcing their 2015 Student Design Challenges. The 1st place winners may receive up to $1,500 cash prize and trip valued at $4,600 to IFAI Expo, October 2015 in Anaheim, CA for a team of three. This year’s challenges […]

Spring Fashion Exhibits in NYC


Now that the weather is getting warmer and the semester is coming to and end, it’s time to start exploring the city! For the SoF students interested in learning about fashion outside of the classroom, here are two exhibits worth checking out this spring: China: Through the Looking Glass at the Metropolitan Museum of Art […]