Why are Your Clothes so Expensive?

I’m glad you asked.

Other questions you should never ask an upcoming designer or a small business owner goes as follows: Continue reading

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I Applied to FIT…And Got Denied!

Back in 2015 when the world was young and I was eager, I did the thing that I thought I’d never do — fumble through the application process of applying to the school. In this ‘Confessions of a Designer’ series, I’ll be going through the ‘don’ts’ when it comes to applying to FIT; what I’ve learned and what I’ve made improvements on. I did a post going through the step by step process of applying to fashion school, but you’ll see why this is a post all by itself. Continue reading

Applying to FIT: The Portfolio

If you’re applying to FIT, you would already be familiar with FIT’s two schools: the business school and the art school. While FIT business applicants would only have to do an essay, the art students are required to do something else. As of 2017, all fashion design applicants will have to complete the same requirements for their portfolio. Here is what is expected and how to go about it. 

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