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Max Condon's thesis collection.

Fashion Scoops

CFDA, Paper Team Up to Support 2020 Fashion School Grads

Top fashion students’ work will be featured on and today.

clock May 26, 2020Lisa Lockwood

The homepage of Parsons' Retail Revolution podcast.

Fashion Scoops

Parsons Launches Podcast Series for Master’s Program, Public

The twice-weekly episodes features experts in a variety of fields discussing how to navigate the pandemic.

clock May 5, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

Coronavirus Crisis: How to Help Those In Need

Business Features

Fashion for the Front Lines Aims to Connect Companies Looking to Help PPE Production

With the help of the organization, about 1.8 million medical gowns have been manufactured in the past three weeks.

clock April 15, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Students at The New School's Parsons School of Design participate in a Zoom meeting to attend Brendan McCarthy's "Fashion Design Thesis: Systems and Society" class.

Fashion Features

Attending Fashion School Remotely in the Time of Coronavirus

Elite fashion schools have been forced to move classes online — potentially changing the future of design education.

clock April 10, 2020Misty White Sidell

A weaver at work on the Connecticut-sourced project.

Business Features

Till BioFashionTech Launches Wool Ecosystem to Help Sheep Farmers

The plan is to have designers create garments based on the characteristics of different types of wool versus vice versa.

clock April 8, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

The Museums, Institutes and Fashion Schools Impacted by the Coronavirus

Fashion Scoops

Coronavirus Pandemic: The NYC Museums, Cultural Institutions and Fashion Schools Temporarily Closing

A number of art, fashion and entertainment institutes have closed in response to the outbreak.

clock March 13, 2020Layla Ilchi

Fashion Institute Of Technology commencement 2019.

Fashion Scoops

New York’s Top Fashion Design Schools Cancel Classes Over Coronavirus

Both the Fashion Institute of Technology and Parsons School of Design have canceled classes and will transition to online instruction.

clock March 11, 2020Misty White Sidell

Designer Samantha Sleeper Discusses Controversy Over Former Cooper Hewitt Director's Wedding Dress


Designer Samantha Sleeper Discusses Controversy Over Former Cooper Hewitt Director’s Wedding Dress

The Cooper Hewitt controversy has resulted in Sleeper receiving more dress inquiries from prospective clients, which curiously is what investigators alleged she was after.

clock February 21, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Alber Elbaz at the Parsons Paris gala

Fashion Scoops

Alber Elbaz Honored at Parsons Paris First Fundraising Gala

The fashion designer delivered an invigorating speech on Wednesday at the Parsons Paris benefit.

clock January 24, 2020Fleur Burlet

Honorees, Centric Brands' chief executive officer Jason Rabin and Rent The Runway's ceo Jennifer Hyman attend The Fashion Scholarship Fund Gala.

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Scholarship Fund’s 83rd Annual Gala Eyes Next-Gen Ideals

The FSF annual gala celebrated 2020 student scholarship winners and the ceo’s of Rent the Runway, Centric Brands and more.

clock January 8, 2020Kaley Roshitsh


Business Features

Design and Business School Students Work Alongside Cartier, Chanel, Dior and Shiseido in a Master Class

Through the Luxury Education Foundation students from Columbia and Parsons present innovative strategies for leading luxury companies.

clock December 10, 2019Alexandra Pastore

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Business Features

The New School’s Parsons School of Design, Complex, Yellowbrick Team for Online Streetwear Class

A Parson School of Design representative dismissed the suggestion that the program is commercialized learning.

clock November 26, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Kay Unger

Business Features

WWD Founder’s Podcast: Kay Unger’s Second Act

WWD’s podcast series focuses on industry founders, exploring the genesis of how their companies have evolved. In this episode, Kay Unger.

clock November 11, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

One design student talking to company representatives from Swarovski at Graduate Fashion Week

Human Resources

Rethinking Fashion Design: Parsons, Swarovski Partner in New Studio Course

The New School’s Parsons School of Design and Swarovski further embed sustainability into fashion design undergraduate coursework.

clock November 7, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Government and Trade

LVMH, Parsons Pledge Money, Support for Saudi Arabian Fashion, Business

The organizations will work with emerging fashion, business talent in the country, which is hosting the first Fashion Futures forum in Riyadh this week.

clock November 4, 2019Samantha Conti

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