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If you can, take a few classes at FIT in NYC. You'll be surprised how much opportunity there is for those who are talented. But fashion has so many subsets to specialize in. Merchandising, procurement, retail, sales, design, outsourcing, technology, textile engineering, etc.
Fashion is more than a runway show and the folks at FIT are in middle of it all.
Go on line and look at their course offerings.