Parsons 2017 Fashion Benefit

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BFA Fashion Design

ITS Competition—Deadline March 21st

International Talent Support is an established and world-renowned contest launched in 2002, and has since developed into the most recognized platform to showcase and support the strongest young talents on the planet. Most importantly, it created an ever growing network that supports creativity. Many of the over 500 finalists selected now occupy key positions in the most important fashion brands […]

March Student of the Month: Isabella Bowie

The March Student of the Month is Isabella Bowie! Read our Q&A with her below to learn about her experiences in the program so far and why she chose Parsons. What is your name, or any nicknames you go by? Isabella, but everybody calls me Izzy. Where are you from? I was born and raised […]

PAFM 1500 Fashion Merchandising: Italy Information Session Dates

This summer Parsons School of Design will offer a three-credit study abroad elective course; PAFM 1500 Fashion Merchandising: Italy taught by James Mendolia, School of Fashion, full-time faculty. This course is open to matriculated degree candidates. James will host information sessions on campus as follows: INFORMATION SESSION DATES: Tuesday, February 9th  2:50-3:50PM in the University Center, […]

February Student: Ben Peleg

Get to know our Februrary 2016 Student of the Month, Ben Peleg! What is your name, or any nicknames you go by? Ben Peleg Where are you from? Tel-Aviv, Israel What brought you to Parsons? A few years back, I decided to leave my career path in the world of technology (then the Israeli intelligence […]

ARSUTORIA Footwear Scholarship—Open to Senior BFA Students

A great opportunity for Senior BFA students interested in shoe design! This scholarship will afford one Senior candidate the opportunity to attend a 13-week shoe pattern making and prototyping course in Milan (Italy), at the prestigious ARSUTORIA School. The scholarship covers full tuition and is valued at $11,700 USD in addition to lodging accommodations in […]

Featured Student: Sharon Nge

Meet our Student of the Month for December 2015, Sharon Nge! The Parsons Fashion Council began the Student of the Month initiative last year in order to highlight outstanding students achievements and share them with our School of Fashion and universities’ wider community. We did a Q&A with Sharon to get to know her. Here are […]

Featured Student: 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

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, […]