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Do fashion designers need a degree?
A great example of a designer who went from a New York staple to fashion legend, as he took the lofty reins as the creative director at Balenciaga, was Alexander Wang. Wang was actually a Parson’s Fashion School of Design dropout! Many of today’s renowned designers DO have degrees but often in entirely different areas.
How do I get Started in fashion design?
Do one (or both) of the following: Get a degree in fashion design. Most programs are three or four years long. FIDM and Parsons are two of the most popular design schools in the United States. You will study drawing, color and composition, pattern-making, and draping.
Can you get a job as a designer without going to school?
I got my job as a designer without going to design school. I had hacked together my own design education in 6 months while working a full-time job. I didn’t think I was ready but started applying for jobs anyway – and got a job at a great startup, Exec.
Do I need to love fashion to be a creative designer?
Definitely, fashion designing is always about standing out and being different, so you need to come up with new ideas fast and at any time. Thanks! Do I need to love fashion to be a creative designer? No, you can be creative in any possible way, but if you want to be fashion designer you should probably love fashion.