Parsons 2015 Fashion Benefit

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Student Of The Month: Kendall Marie Warson


What is your name, or any nicknames you go by? Kendall, but my family usually calls me Kendy, and sometimes Trendy Kendy as a bit of a joke. Where are you from? Just north of San Francisco in a town called Marin. I love New York, but I am a California girl at heart! What […]

iD International Emerging Designer Awards 2016


 12th Annual iD International Emerging Designer Awards 2016 – Presented in partnership with the Otago Polytechnic The iD International Emerging Designer Awards is a design competition and one night show to be held on March 17, 2016 in Dunedin, New Zealand. It aims to recognize and reward innovative work by the next generation of designers. […]

Parsons + petitePARADE

Julia Doran

By Francesca Sammaritano – Assistant Professor of Fashion, Parsons School of Fashion We are happy to celebrate petitePARADE – Kids Fashion Week – the bi-annual runway show now in its ninth edition. We are grateful that our Parsons fashion design graduates have been featured in this event for the fourth year in a row! On October […]

Fondazione Gianfranco Ferré Digital Archive Presentation


Rita Airaghi, Director and General Manager of Fondazione Gianfranco Ferré, will introduce the digital archives for fashion design research and provide an overview of how to navigate the website. The digital archive enables students, scholars and faculty the opportunity to examine and experience Gianfranco Ferré’s fashion work in an effective and hands-on way. This presentation, […]



Mission and Background: The mission of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) is to generate an active dialogue on the role of innovative art and design in responding to our contemporary world. Its critical curatorial agenda, provoked by current environmental and social challenges, reflects and advances creative research and pedagogic practices. The exhibition and […]

Fall 2015 Technical Support Workshops for Fashion Design Students


The School of Fashion is offering its Fashion Design students across both AAS and BFA, the opportunity to attend open technical support workshops. These workshops are led by highly skilled veteran faculty members who will be able to offer guidance and technical support as you craft your school projects or homework. Sign-up in advance is […]

TRAILBLAZERS: 17th Annual New York Fashion Conference


Trailblazers is the 17th Annual New York Fashion Conference organized by Initiatives in Art and Culture. Speakers in 2015 include Andrew Bolton, François Girbaud, Pat Cleveland, Robin Givhan, Mickey Boardman as well as School of Fashion faculty Timo Rissanen and Gabi Asfour. The event will take place at different times on Friday November 13th, and […]


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Cuarderno 2016: Emerging Processes in Design Practice and Design Education COMMODITY (noun) Something that is bought and sold Something or someone that is useful or valued One that is subject to ready exchange or exploitation within a market VALUE (noun) The amount of money that something is worth; the price or cost of something Something […]

Design Internship Position at FULLBEAUTY

FullBeauty Brands

FULLBEAUTY BrandsTM is the most trusted, comprehensive resource for plus-size women and men seeking fashion inspiration, style advice, and clothing tailored to their individual needs. Proprietary brands under the FULLBEAUTY Brands umbrella include: Woman Within®, Roaman’s®, Jessica London®, swimsuitsforall®, KingSize®, Brylane Home® and®, an online marketplace offering a curated collection of the finest brands […]

Screening of The True Cost


On September 25th, 2015, the School of Fashion will be hosting a screening of The True Cost, a film directed by Andrew Morgan. After the screening Andrew Morgan will be joined on stage by Burak Cakmak, Dean of the School of Fashion, who will moderate a panel on the global fashion system. Joining Morgan on […]