Interior Design & Fashion Merchandising Alumni News

ALUMNI SUCCESS STORIES

Professional Careers

TCU alumni of the department of Interior Design & Fashion Merchandising have a strong record of success in the Fashion and Interior Design industries.

Fashion Merchandising graduates hold positions in:

Buying:
  • JC Penney
  • Neiman Marcus
  • Zale’s Corporation
  • Fossil
  • Pier I
  • AAFES
  • Michael’s
  • Stanley Korshak
  • Texas Rangers
  • Academy Sports & Outdoors
  • Charming Charlie’s
  • Bailey Biddle & Banks
Product Development:
  • Crocs
  • Fossil
  • Donna Karan
  • J-Crew
  • Ellie Tahari
  • Lois Hill
  • Williamson-Dickie
  • Tarrant Apparel Group
  • Ralph Lauren
  • Liz Claiborne
  • Academy Sports & Outdoors
  • American Eagle
  • Talbots
  • Skirt Sports
Marketing and Public Relations:
  • Rocket Dog
  • Catholic Charities
  • Justin Boots
  • Devon
  • Elle magazine
  • Krupp Agency
  • Ports 1961
  • Social Living
  • Modern Luxury
  • D Magazine
  • Marie Claire
  • Stanley Korshak
  • Madison Square Garden
  • Toni & Guy
Sales Management & Wholesale Sales:
  • Marc Jacobs
  • Nordstrom
  • Louis Vuitton
  • Dillard’s
  • Belk
  • Ann Taylor Loft
  • ITTIERE
  • Thakoon
  • Lafayette 148
  • Fossil
  • Kenze Panne
  • Pandora
  • Talbot’s
  • Target
Visual Merchandising:
  • Nordstrom
  • Neiman Marcus
  • Fossil
  • UGG
Event Planning:
  • Todd Events
  • Renaissance Events
  • Belle Flora of Dallas
Fashion Merchandising Graduates
Recent Entrepreneurial Ventures:

Elizabeth Olliver, women’s dress line

Buddy Love, wholesale showroom for contemporary apparel and accessories

The Velvet Frog, women’s apparel, accessories, and gifts boutique

Launch – Wholesale showroom women’s contemporary apparel made in USA

Graduate Schools:

Some of our fashion merchandising alumni have been accepted and gone on to graduate school. Among the graduate schools where our TCU Fashion Merchandising alumni have attended are:

  • Texas Woman’s University
  • Colorado State
  • Iowa State
  • University of Minnesota at Minneapolis St. Paul
  • University of California at Davis
  • University of North Texas
  • University of Texas at Dallas
  • NYU Law School
  • Parsons
  • Fashion Institute of Technology
  • Southern Methodist University Law School
Higher Education:

Some alumni have become educators at colleges and universities across the country. Some of the institutions where TCU alumni have taught or are currently teaching include:

  • Texas Christian University
  • El Centro
  • Art Institute
  • Tarleton State
  • Texas State University
  • University of North Texas