Portfolio submissions for Menswear consist of: a design test, a sewing test, a written essay, and a portfolio cover page. We want to understand your creative process in both written and visual components.
PART ONE: Design Test
You will be required to create a mood/inspiration page for a selection of original mix-and-match garment designs. You will also be required to submit sketches of your original fashion design artwork.
PART TWO: Your Original Artwork
Prospective menswear students are asked to submit photographs of garments they have sewn to demonstrate knowledge of construction. Originality, creativity, and design aesthetic are valued.
PART THREE: Written Essays
You will be required to provide a short essays (250 words or less). Please respond thoughtfully and note that your answers do not replace the essay/academic history that you are required to submit as part of your FIT/SUNY application.