Plus-sized shoppers have had a long battle with finding clothing to fit them. If they do, it is rarely ever in stores. This could be part of the reason why more schools aren’t producing plus-size designers. There are plenty of other reasons as well – and it is a shame to think that the largest group of consumers is being ignored by the industry.
Take a look at what students from Parsons did to help make the fashion industry more inclusive.
There is no “right” way to find a career in fashion, design, or anything else you want to try.
Take for example, Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, President and CEO of SWW Creative. She took quite a few interests and found a career for herself: