The Fashion Studio NYC is a program that teaches and exposes young people to various sectors in the business of fashion. They learn to design and sew their own garment. Utilize decorative techniques for apparel, accessories, etc.
Each session offers innovative and fun theme projects. It is a creative outlet where young people can develop their personal style. We offer exposure to visit
organizations within the fashion industry and cultural activities. This experience
gives them a view of what goes on behind the scene. As well as to open their minds to aspire to pursue further their education or professional career in fashion.
Founder | Executive Director
Passion for fashion is an understatement for Executive Director, Neta Washington. She grew up surrounded by family of artists and creative professionals who instilled a sense of commitment to both creative vision and community. It was inevitable that fashion will be the chosen profession.
She has over 10+ years experience in the business of fashion as a creative director at reputable companies such as Ralph Lauren, Daryl K and Liz Claiborne. Studied design at Fashion Institute of Technology and communication technology at New York University. She transitioned her career into branding for emerging enterprises, and the social sector.