If you’re interested in fashion design as a career, you can get started by signing up for college classes or online classes. There are many online classes too. You can also sign up for classes at community colleges. You would learn more if you enroll in college classes. However, you don’t really need a formal education sometimes if you already possess the artistically talent for it. You can do it all on your own while teaching yourself some of the important concept in fashion. Of course, we all need to learn as much as we can but it’s not that you can’t do these on your spare time. It isn’t that difficult since designing is just an art and you can create it in your own mind and it doesn’t have to be like anyone else’s designs.
There are also tons of tutorials online that you can look at to improve your skills. Ehow is one of them, they have tons of tutorials on fashion designs. I think they are one of the best one for videos on designing. Youtube has tons of fashion show videos that ought to help you expand your taste. You learn so much from other designers too.
You have to have a kit if you want to start designing clothing. You will need coloring pens, papers, measuring tapes, bodies for models, mannequins, and a computer for software designs. You would also need sewing kit since you will sew them yourself. You will need a sewing machine, needles, fabric, irons and all else necessary to help you accomplish your goals. These are the basics things that you will need in order to accomplish your goals.
You can freelance your career. You can find clients on your own or you can create clothing and then sell them. You can make a brand and then sell them online and start to propel as the year goes by or you can sell them to major stores in the mall if you do a fashion show. There are many ways to earn online or offline too with clothing if you got what it takes. You should remember that only the top quality or designs will make it far. People are really into high quality, artistically designs and they’re not into the average things you can find at Target.