1. Learn from Industry’s Best – Attend Workshops
Workshops are often organised by fashion design colleges to help students learn fashion designing under expert guidance, in a more practical way. The good news is these workshops are open to the general crowd and not just students. This means that even before you enrol in the course, you can attend a workshop, interact with experts, understand the fashion industry and get advice on starting your career in this field.
2. Participate in Fashion Shows, Exhibitions & More
To be a part of a fashion show or to participate in a designer exhibition, you ought to be a student of fashion design institute that conducts such events. The experience you gain from these events will help you in the long run. You will get a chance to work closely with Bollywood’s top fashion designer, Neeta Lulla and display your designs at the annual designer exhibition.
3. Research – Read blogs, magazines, books and more
Research is the key to success even in fashion designing. The top designers you see today didn’t get there easily. Read fashion books, magazines and blogs to gain insights into the fashion world and stay updated with the trends.
4. Borrow Insights through Seminars, Webinars & Conferences
Seminars and webinars help you understand the fashion industry at a deeper level. Eminent personalities of the industry share their experiences and provide you with valuable guidance. In fact, being a part of a seminar or webinar is a source of motivation to reach your goals.
5. Join Groups
Social media is one of the quickest and easiest ways to prepare for a career in fashion design. You can join online groups and forums of fashion, interact with students of various fashion design colleges and follow successful designers.