Struggles only Fashion Design Students will understand:

1). Fashion week is more exciting than Christmas.

2). People constantly asking you to make clothes for them


3). The feeling you get when someone asks you where you got your dress/skirt/pants from and you respond with: “I made it”.


4). Finding pieces of thread everywhere. Food. Bed. Car. Literally….everywhere.

5). This meme of what people think of you:

fashion meme

6). Always critiquing stranger’s and friend’s clothes (pattern making skills, seams, fabric).


7). When you get “Judy’s” measurements wrong…


8). When people ask you, “so you’re going to be on Project Runway?”


9). you have a love/hate relationship with seam rippers

10). It’s the end of the world when the bobbin runs out.


11). Your hands, arms and clothing always have pencil/paint/charcoal/pen smudges on it


12).Gunning it on the sewing machine like you’re driving a Lamborghini

13). Always window shopping but never buying because you can always make it yourself!

14). You are a pro at making mood boards