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IADT offers a variety of degree programs for creative students who want to improve their artistic talents. Students can receive the training they need to earn a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Fashion Design, Game Design and Development, Interior Design and more. Learn new skills from industry professionals with experience in their career fields. Each of our programs gives students the opportunity to learn by doing, rather than only observing in a classroom.

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There are a variety of lessons that a fashion design and merchandising degree program can teach you that you can't expect to learn out in the field.  The fashion industry is cutthroat and proper training can give you the ultra-competitive edge you need to be successful.

Get Your Fashion Fix

Are you a fashion junkie?  Do you love keeping tabs on the latest styles and industry trends?  Stay in the know with these fashion and trade shows:
Environmentally friendly fashions seem to be popping up everywhere.  Brands like Victoria's Secret, H&M and Banana Republic are using eco-friendly materials in their designs.  It seems like "green" is becoming the new black, especially in today's uncertain economy. 

So if you're a fashionista who's ready to go green, read on. 

Las Vegas Fashion Shows

You know how the saying goes, "What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas."  When it comes to fashion, that simply isn't the case.  Las Vegas' fashion scene is as vibrant as its nightlife.  It's the ideal setting for old school glamour and hipster chic.  Designers like Dolce & Gabbana, Giorgio Armani and Michael Kors all have boutiques here, making Las Vegas a top shopping destination.

Each year, Las Vegas plays host to a number of fashion shows.  If you are a fashion junkie who lives in the Las Vegas area, you may want to check out these shows:

How to Organize a Fashion Show

If you're trying to raise money for your organization or charity with an event that will be talked about for years to come, why not sponsor a fashion show?  Fashion shows generate plenty of interest from the community and can cost little to produce.

If organizing an entire fashion show by yourself sounds impossible, relax.  Follow these steps, and you'll be on your way to a successful fashion show, even if  you've never done it before.
With the current recession, retailers are no longer getting away with selling clothes ahead of season.  Consumers have scaled back considerably on spending.  They're only buying clothes that they need at the moment.  In response to their shrinking profits, retailers have resorted to sellling "wear now" clothing.
If you are a fashion enthusiast, you know that Paris and London are two fashion design powerhouses.  Both cities are home to a number of top fashion houses.  Howevr, the U.S. is a major fashion player as well.  Each year, the Global Language Monitor, an organization that documents, analyzes and tracks trends in language, conducts a survey to find the top fashion cities.*  In 2008, four U.S. cities made the cut.  They are: 

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