External Projects:

Parsons School of Design: School of Fashion

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Graduate Course
Degree Students (with Restrictions)
Ext Proj: vveave X Parsons SIF
Spring 2024
Taught By: Fiona Dieffenbacher
Section: B

CRN: 14955

Credits: 3

External Projects: vveave X Parsons SIF Competition supports twelve students chosen as finalists in the vveave X Parsons Size Inclusion in Fashion (SIF) Lab X Retail Partner competition. Through research, iterative design processes and 3D prototyping, students will develop patterns and toiles, and fabricate one look (1-3 garments) in preparation for the competition. Specific skills in plus size fashion design and production, including patternmaking, design, and fitting, will be taught via a series of supplementary workshops. Students will also support each other through the production process and learn the concepts of grading and tech pack preparation.

Open to: Y3 & Y4 level students in BFA Fashion Design, MFA Fashion Design & Society students, and AAS Fashion Design students who have completed Specialized Studio and Industry Communication. Expressions of interest are due October 16, 2023; round one submissions are due November 15, 2023; and twelve finalists will be selected by December 10, 2023 in order to enroll in the course. Students will meet during the Spring 2024 semester, with days/times to be determined in consultation with participating students.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: School of Fashion (SOF)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 2

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 11:42pm EDT 4/14/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Friday
Times: 12:10pm - 2:50pm
Building: TBD
Room: TBD
Date Range: 1/26/2024 - 5/10/2024