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Fashion Marketing and Forecasting

A guide to library resources for fashion marketing students and fashion designers interested in the business side of fashion.

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Use this guide to find resources and research methods for fashion marketing and forecasting.  

Click here for a video tutorial on how to access fashion-related online resources like WWD and WGSN.

Student project: "Trend Forecasting: Anti-Authority Mood" by Nikki Chowdhury, Corey Diener, Rachel Weissberg, Ceren Sengul.  more


Here is a link to the page where students can create a free BoF Professional account. Scroll down and click on the box that reads: "BoF Professional for Students." The Libraries are investigating access to BoF for faculty and students.

Scholarship Opportunities

  • The Underfashion Club Scholarship has created a scholarship for Parsons students! Click here for more information about the scholarship and here for the application materials. The deadline is Thursday, September 28, 2017.
  •  WGSN and ARTS THREAD are calling out to 2016 & 2017 graduates for the opportunity to become the Winner of the Future Creator Award New York. The Future Creator Award winner New York will form part of WGSN and ARTS THREAD's strategy to celebrate one Future Creator Award winner in each of the six cities that form part of WGSN's Futures Summit schedule for 2017. Each contest is open to emerging talent from the region of the summit, the six winners will represent the finest emerging talent from around the world. For more information, please see the entry requirements. The deadline is Monday, October 16, 2017. 
  • is offering a scholarship to all business and economics majors. The scholarship is merit based, requires a resume submission, and the winning applicant will receive $1,000 dollars towards their education. All of the application information is available on our website at The deadline is Friday, December 1, 2017. 

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