Fashion designers perform many tasks including studying current trends and designing clothing. The designers draw out a sketch of the potential pieces before bringing the ideas to life. More »

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Fashion designers normally have a bachelor's degree in fashion design or marketing and gain initial experience in the industry through internships or working as an assistant designer. During this time, an aspiring design... More »

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For those considering a career in fashion design, a bachelor's degree in art, fashion design or fashion merchandising along with a portfolio of drawings and photographs demonstrating their work is necessary when seeking ... More »

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Mary Quant was a British fashion designer in the 1960s whose clothing epitomized the London mod look. Her trademarks were short miniskirts, patterned stockings and tights, and ribbed turtlenecks. More »

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Fashion designers use technology to design fabrics using fashion designing tools available in software packages, to alter previous designs, to see how designs look on virtual models, to determine which clothing material ... More »

Tory Burch is an American fashion designer who is the Chairman and CEO of the Tory Burch fashion label. Burch started the company in 2004 with the opening of her first store in Manhattan, and it has since grown into a gl... More »

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A fashion agent is someone who displays a designer's collection in one of their showrooms during fashion week so that store buyers can make appointments to view it and place an order. They also frequently aid designers i... More »