The School of Fashion <br>30 Parsons Designers

The School of Fashion
30 Parsons Designers

BY Simon Collins

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For over a century, Parsons The New School for Design has been synonymous with the best in American fashion, fostering creative talent and pushing the boundaries of style around the world. The staggering influence of the school’s many successful alumni has created a legacy that has only grown in scale and scope over the decades.
This richly illustrated volume, written by the school's dean Simon Collins, explores that legacy through the testimony of its brightest stars, with interviews and exclusive archival sketches from Donna Karan, Alexander Wang, Jack McCullough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler, and many others.

Full list of designers included in this book: Alexander Wang, Anna Sui, Ashleigh Verrier, Behnaz Sarafpour, Chris Benz, Claire McCardell, Cushnie et Ochs, Derek Lam, Donald Brooks, Donna Karan, Doo-Ri Chung, Gilbert Adrian, Isaac Mizrahi, Jason Wu, Jeff Staple, Jenna Lyons, Kay Unger, Narciso Rodriguez, Peter Som, Prabal Gurung, Proenza Schouler, Reed Krakoff, Richard Chai, Seo-Hyun Lee, Tracy Reese, Vena Cava, and Yeohlee Teng.

Learn more about Parsons The New School For Design by clicking on this link.

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ISBN: 9781614282051
7½ x 11 in – 19.5 x 28.0 cm
158 pages | 190 illustrations
Hardcover with jacket

About the Author
Simon Collins has served as the Dean of Fashion at Parsons The New School for Design since 2008.
As a designer, Collins has worked with some of the world’s leading brands, including Zegna, Marks and Spencer, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Nike, where he led a $900 million apparel business that included collections he created with Junya Watanabe of Comme des Garçons, and Naoki Takizawa of Issey Miyake.

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Simon Collins, Dean for the School of Fashion at Parsons, speaks about the school.



Fashion alumi speak about the school's importance and prestige.



Press
The New York Observer - "What’s the Magic of Parsons? A Conversation with Simon Collins", May 28th, 2014
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Style.com - "Required Reading: Parsons The New School for Design Releases Its First Book", April 18th, 2014
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Harper's Bazaar - "The School of Fashion: 30 Parsons Designers", April 18th, 2014
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The Cut - "Looking Back at Parsons’ Most Famous Alums in The School of Fashion", April 14th, 2014
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Vanity Fair - "New Book The School of Fashion: 30 Parsons Designers Spotlights Alumni", April 14th, 2014
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Selectism - "Alexander Wang and more at The School of Fashion: 30 Parsons Designers", April 11th, 2014
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Downtown - "Parsons' Dean Simon Collins' Book Spotlights The School's Fashion Success Stories", April 7th, 2014
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WWD - "New Tome Spotlights Parsons' Alumni", April 7th, 2014
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Fashion Week Daily - "Parsons Honors Their Rich History At Milk Studios", April 7th, 2014
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Blouin Art Info - "Lessons From the Parsons School of Fashion", March 20th, 2014
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