Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)

First ICE Crystal Jewelry Awards Competition Gets Under Way!


New York--It might still be icy cold outside, but this is one ice storm the industry is really looking forward to!The … [Read more...]

Accessories Launches ICE Awards

ICE logo 2

New York--With the popularity of behind-the-scenes design shows like "Project Runway," it’s clear that everyone loves to see … [Read more...]

The Future of Fashion: FIT Shows Off Graduating Fashion Designers

A runway shot from last year's Future of Fashion show

New York—Although you may have seen the fall runways in New York, Paris, London and Milan, the creations of the next generation of … [Read more...]

Next Generation Awards Honor Today’s Student Talent

Next Generation

New York—The future is now and the Next Generation is here.The Accessories Council and FIT presented their Next Generation … [Read more...]

FIT’s Fashion A-Z, Part I Closing; Part II Opening

Alexander McQueen, dress in silk satin and chiffon with photo digital print, spring 2010, England, museum purchase.

New York--If you want some fashion this weekend, head on over to FIT.In addition to its rotating roster of special … [Read more...]

“One Block, Many Milliners”: A Pre-Easter Pop-Up at FIT

Using one hat block 25 milliners were challenged to come up with two designs each.

New York—Creative headwear is top of mind this week—what with the annual Easter Parade of magnificent millinery on Sunday.But … [Read more...]

“Youthquake! The 1960s Fashion Revolution” on View at FIT

Trimfit tights “inspired by Twiggy” in original packaging, nylon, paper, 1967-69. USA, gift of Dorothy T. Globus.  Photograph ©The Museum at FIT.

New York—As “Mad Men” makes it much anticipated return to the small screen this month, the styles and themes of the 1960s are once … [Read more...]

Calvin Klein Gives $2 Million to FIT

Calvin Klein

New York—As the fashion industry gets so much of tomorrow’s talent from graduates of the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), … [Read more...]

DSW Launches Shoe Design Competition with FIT

DSW store

Columbus, OH—Surely this will be an affair to remember. A design affair, to be precise, with footwear retailer DSW.Over the … [Read more...]

Abbey Doneger Receives Accessories Council’s 2012 Hall of Fame Award

Karen Giberson, Accessories Council; and Abbey Doneger, Doneger Group

New York—The Accessories Council has named Abbey Doneger, president of the Doneger Group, as the sixth inductee into its annual … [Read more...]

Icon Simon Doonan to Speak at FIT About…Being an Icon

Simon Doonan to speak at FIT about Being an Icon

New York—Check out The Museum at FIT’s upcoming talk with Simon Doonan, Tuesday, November 8.The event is both a Museum Fashion … [Read more...]

Explore Fashion and Sports in FIT’S Sporting Life Exhibition

Manolo Blahnik, boot, tan and hunter green leather, rubber, c. 1994, England, gift of C. Hooper.

New York--Would you like style with your sports or function with your fashion?Sports and fashion have played off and … [Read more...]