To find out more, click on a question

Reflecting the spirit of the age
Is it cool on the catwalk? Probably. Yet shows and supermodels are just the tip of the fashion iceberg. The fashion industry covers many different areas and needs people with a wide range of skills.

What do fashion designers do?
What is textile design?
Then there is textile design. Textiles provide material for both the clothing industry and the fabrics we use in everyday lives - like carpets and wallpaper. You could choose to specialise in areas like embroidery or carpet design.

What are the career prospects?
What other jobs are there in the fashion industry?

Click on a heading for more information

Useful organisations
Useful books
Useful magazines
Websites showing Fashion

back to introduction