Embodying Universal Bodies: Disability

A new first-year project on the Parsons MFA course tackles societal issues and seeks positive change through fashion design

Embodying Universal Bodies: Plus Size

A new first-year project on the Parsons MFA course tackles societal issues and seeks positive change through fashion design

Embodying Universal Bodies: Transgender

A new first-year project on the Parsons MFA course tackles societal issues and seeks positive change through fashion design

Embodying Universal Bodies: Ageing

A new first-year project on the Parsons MFA course tackles societal issues and seeks positive change through fashion design

Parsons MFA: Embodying Universal Bodies

MFA leaders Shelley Fox and JOFF are intent on training inclusive designers. Here’s how.

Bugs Garson: Dressing the letters my grandmother wrote

Parsons MFA graduate Aideen Gaynor discusses ‘Bugs Garson’, her alias-designed collection that brings her grandparents’ love letters to life.

Hualei Yu: Finding the ‘right’ way through the ‘wrong’ answers

If an Elvis jumpsuit is wrong, then Parsons MFA graduate Hualei Yu doesn’t want to be right

Parsons MFA Fashion 2019: full line-up

Meet the freshest crop of graduates from the New York school’s flagship MFA programme.

Mastering Graduation

Ahead of the Parsons MFA show, 10 alumni share their advice for the graduating class of 2019

Making Dresses from Dollars and Dimes

For Parsons graduate Kota Okuda, money makes the world go round.

Designing from an imagined yesterday for a real tomorrow

OTB Prize winner and Parsons graduate Annaliese Griffith-Jones discusses designing with an imagined past in mind, why she doesn’t toile, and her approach to the sustainability issue.

Parsons MFA Fashion 2018: full line-ups

Meet the 7th generation of the MFA Fashion Design & Society program