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Students Go Backstage at PFW: Hussein Chalayan

Every semester Parsons Paris BFA Fashion Design students get to experience Paris Fashion Week firsthand thanks to our great collaborations and partners. This fall Fashion director Jasonpaul McCarthy received a call the night before the Hussein Chalayan’s womenswear show in need of extra help. The next morning was an early rise for students, who were […]

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A Visit to the Archives of the Musee des Arts Decoratifs

This fall our fashion students, together with the professor Marco Pecorari (who also heads the new MA in Fashion Studies), visited the offsite archives of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, a partner institution of Parsons Paris. The course called Curatorial Practices in Contemporary Fashion explores fashion curating from a museological perspective, investigating the history of fashion in museums, different types […]

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Parsons Paris Open House (in case you missed it)

We had a great turnout at the Parsons Paris Open House this weekend, but know that not everyone was able to make it. We put together this post so you can “meet” the Admissions team, take a virtual campus tour, and learn more about our 3 undergraduate and 4 graduate degrees. The team is always happy […]

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Parsons Paris Fashion Show

Today kicks off Paris Fashion Week, so we thought it’d be the perfect opportunity to revisit last spring’s runway show for our graduating BFA Fashion Design students. All of the collections can be viewed on the blog, as well as #parsonsparis_seniorcollections on social media. Learn more about another exciting collaboration by following #parsonsparis_PFW online. More to come… […]

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Who’s Next Graduate Fashion Show: Kelsey Hutton

Parsons Paris BFA Fashion Design ’15 alumni Kelsey Hutton showed her senior collection at WHO’S NEXT & PREMIERE CLASSE trade show Graduate Fashion Show. This fall collections of 15 graduated students from prestigious fashion schools were invited to showcase their work at the trade show Graduate Fashion Show on Friday, Sept. 4th 2015. The trade show joined forces with fashion professionals, […]

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Welcome to Parsons Paris

Welcome to Parsons Paris! Our official video is online. Watch it now, and learn more on how to apply to Parsons Paris on the Admission page of our website!

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Parsons Paris x Pin & Tucker: VOTE for your favorite BFA Fashion Collection

We’re teaming up with Pin & Tucker to invite you to VOTE for your favorite Parsons Paris graduating BFA Fashion Design Collection 2015! The winning designer will receive a branding consultation with industry expertise to help launch their collection. Download the Pin & Tucker app to get voting! p.s. The results below aren’t final. YOUR VOTE COUNTS! (Paris, France—June […]

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Parsons Paris Graduation 2015

On May 22, 2015 Parsons Paris celebrated our first class to graduate from the Rue Saint Roch campus in a ceremony held in the beautiful Salon des Boiseries at our partner institution, musée Les Arts Décoratifs, with world renowned trend forecaster Lidewij Edelkoort as our guest speaker. Watch the full ceremony below. Lidewij Edelkoort keynote address. From left to […]

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BFA Fashion Design Senior Collections

On May 20, 2015 Parsons Paris BFA Fashion Design seniors presented their final collections on the runway at Espace Rue du Mail in front of an audience of 200+ industry specialists, journalists, friends and family.  The nine seniors adopted the name NEUF, which translates to new and 9 in French. Learn about their collections below, and […]

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Fashion Revolution Day + Sustainable Fashion

On April 24, 2013, 1133 people were killed and over 2500 were injured when the Rana Plaza factory complex collapsed in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Social and environmental catastrophes in our fashion supply chains continue. On April 24th Parsons Paris joined FASHION REVOLUTION DAY by inviting students to turn their clothes inside out, take a picture, and tag the brand and […]

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