Fashion Designers in the US: Market Research Report

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Fashion Designers Market Research Report | NAICS 54149 | Sep 2015

Fashion forward: Growing diffusion lines and designer collaborations will move revenue forward

IBISWorld’s Fashion Designers market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Over the past five years, the Fashion Designers industry has trended toward growth. Designers and retailers have started closing the gap between style and value in order to appeal to massive amounts of consumers. As a result, demand for fashion and other specialized design services increased during the period. Moreover, the industry is poised for growth over the next five years. Industry revenue will benefit from rising per capita disposable income and increased consumer confidence; it will also be aided by downstream apparel-manufacturing industries. As consumers demand trendier yet reasonably priced items, department stores will continue collaborating with designers to create product lines with mass appeal... purchase to read more

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Clothing design

The Fashion Designers industry predominantly involves the design of clothing. Clothing design, including direct designs sent to manufacturers, designs for tailoring and the creation of patterns, represents the majority of industry revenue. Designers supply their services to clothing and textile manufacturers or to specialized boutiques, retailers and individuals as they are contracted. Operators in this segment create both specialized designs for individuals as well as general designs for mass production. For example, in 2014, Alexander Wang collaborated with H&M to design a collection to be sold in thousands of H&M retail locations... purchase to read more


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What is the Fashion Designers Industry?

This industry comprises establishments that provide professional design services for such products and segments as fashion, clothing, shoes, textile, fur, jewelry, costumes, lighting and floats. These services occasionally represent the design branch of a large retail chain, but they more often represent smaller design houses that provide fashion products to a number of different sellers. This industry does not include in-house design services.

Industry Products
Fashion clothing designFootwear designJewelry and accessory designingCostume designTextile designOther design services
Industry Activities
Clothing design servicesCostume design services (except independent theatrical costume designers)Fashion design servicesFloat design servicesJewelry design servicesShoe design servicesTextile design services

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