Reading is fundamental, and the best way to become a force in fashion is by doing quite a bit of it! Parsons School of Design was the starting point for so many of our favorite designers, thus the $50 Book with Style The School of Fashion: 30 Parsons Designers is a great way to brush up on some fashion history:
The volume features vibrant illustrations and explores the school’s rich legacy through the words of some of its most talented and world-renowned graduates. It showcases exclusive sketches and interviews. The full list of designers: Alexander Wang, Anna Sui, Ashleigh Verrier, Behnaz Sarafpour, Chris Benz, Claire McCardell, Cushnie et Ochs, Derek Lam, Donald Brooks, Donna Karan, Doo-Ri Chung, Gilbert Adrian, Isaac Mizrahi, Jason Wu, Jeff Staple, Jenna Lyons, Kay Unger, Narciso Rodriguez, Peter Som, Prabal Gurung, Proenza Schouler, Reed Krakoff, Richard Chai, Seo-Hyun Lee, Tracy Reese, Vena Cava, and Yeohlee Teng.
Get the book here.