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Fashion and Textiles Careers

Want a career full of flair and visual style? When you work in fashion you'll explore design, development, process and delivery. After studying a fashion or textile course, you could develop products, create a fashion line or manage major brands in a career filled with fantastic opportunities.

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Does this Describe You?

  • Creative
  • Stylish
  • Vision

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Job Opportunities:

  • Fashion designer
  • Wardrobe supervisor
  • Patternmaker
  • Stylist
  • Buyer
  • Product manager
  • Supply chain manager
  • Textile design assistant
  • Apparel cutter

Fun Facts

An item of clothing from 1920-1960 is considered vintage, anything after this date is considered retro

Average Salary


(based on the average weekly salary for fashion designers)

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of fashion designers are employed full-time

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fashion, industrial and jewellery designers in Australia