All People Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Fashion Institute of Technology and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Fashion Institute of Technology, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Fashion Institute of Technology include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Fashion Institute of Technology alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Fashion Institute of Technology are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Fashion Institute of Technology.

These graduates, like Calvin Klein and Nicky Hilton include images when available.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Fashion Institute of Technology?” and “Which celebrities are Fashion Institute of Technology alumni?”

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Michael Kors is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Designer, Costume Designer
Michael Kors is a New York City-based fashion designer of American sportswear for women. He is Honorary Chairman and Chief Creative Officer for his company, Michael Kors Holdings Limited, which ...more

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Nicky Hilton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Businessperson, Model
Nicholai Olivia "Nicky" Hilton is an American businesswoman, fashion model, socialite, celebutante, heiress and fashion designer. She is a great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton, who was ...more

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Calvin Klein is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Businessperson
Calvin Richard Klein is an American fashion designer who launched the company that would later become Calvin Klein Inc., in 1968. In addition to clothing, Klein also has given his name to a ...more

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Amber Lee Ettinger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Model, Actor
Amber Lee Ettinger is an American actress, Internet celebrity, and model. Ettinger is notable for portraying Obama Girl in Barely Political's June 2007 Internet video "I Got a Crush... on ...more

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Naomi Sims is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Businessperson, Model, Writer
Naomi Ruth Sims was an American model, businesswoman and author, She was the first African-American model to appear on the cover of Ladies' Home Journal, and widely credited as being the first ...more

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Joel Schumacher is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer
Joel T. Schumacher is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. Some notable films he has directed include The Incredible Shrinking Woman, St. Elmo's Fire, The Lost Boys, Cousins, ...more

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Kayne Gillaspie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Johnathan Kayne Gillaspie is an American fashion designer, specializing in beauty pageant gowns. He was a contestant on the third season of the Bravo reality series Project Runway after being ...more

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Jael de Pardo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Television producer, Researcher, Actor
Jael de Pardo is an American television actress born in Colombia. At the age of two, her family moved to New York. She began her modeling career at age four with the Ford Modeling Agency. Jael ...more

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Karen Allen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Poet, Songwriter
Karen Jane Allen is an American actress. She played Marion Ravenwood in Raiders of the Lost Ark and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Allen has also had roles in films such as ...more

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John Varvatos is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Designer
John Varvatos is an American contemporary menswear designer.

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Nima Behnoud is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer
Nima Behnoud is an Iranian-American fashion designer based in New York City. He is the first fashion designer who implemented Persian calligraphy in a form of clothing.

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Tarun Tahiliani is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Designer
Tarun Tahiliani is a noted Indian fashion designer. With his wife Sailaja 'Sal' Tahiliani, he co-founded Ensemble, India’s first multi-designer boutique in 1987, followed by Tahiliani Design ...more

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Alicia Calaway is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Personal trainer

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Reem Acra is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Designer
Reem Acra is a fashion designer born in Beirut, Lebanon, known for her eponymous bridal gown line and her ready-to-wear collection. Acra came to fame in 1999 for her bridal gowns. As a designer, ...more

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Fonzworth Bentley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Record producer, Rapper, Television producer
Derrick Watkins, better known as Fonzworth Bentley or Farnsworth Bentley, is a musician and author. He is perhaps best known for being Sean Combs' former personal valet and assistant, as first ...more

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Nanette Lepore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Designer
Nanette Lepore is an American fashion designer based in New York City. New York magazine has said that "her gypsy-influenced designs are feminine and youthful. The looks are full of bold ...more

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Chloe Dao is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Designer
Chloe Dao is an American fashion designer of Vietnamese descent who lives and works in Houston, US. She was the winner of the second season of the reality show Project Runway with a collection ...more

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Guru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Rapper, Musician, Actor
Keith Edward Elam, better known by his stage name Guru, was an American rapper, producer and actor best known as a member of the hip-hop duo Gang Starr, along with DJ Premier. He was born in ...more

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Ivy Supersonic is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Ivy Supersonic
Ivy Supersonic is a New York fashion designer, self-promoter, event planner, and animated character designer. She is the daughter of Jerome Silberstein, co-founder of Silberstein, Awad &

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Oscar Nunez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Television director, Comedian, Dental technician
Oscar Nunez, sometimes credited as Oscar Núñez, is a Cuban American actor and comedian. He was a member of The Groundlings and later portrayed Dunder Mifflin's paper supply ...more

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Laura Dahl is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer
Laura Dahl is an American fashion designer. A native of Las Vegas, NV, she attended the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona and continued her studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology ...more

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Gulnara Karimova is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Politician
Gulnora Islomovna Karimova is the elder daughter of Islam Karimov, the president of Uzbekistan. She is also notable as a diplomat, professor, and businessperson. She is the founder and ...more

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Akara Amarttayakul is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Graphic Designer, Actor, Singer
Akara Amarttayakul is a Thai film and television actor. His films include Jom kha mung wej and Muay Thai Chaiya. His nickname is "Gof" or "Golf".

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Austin Scarlett is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Designer
Austin Scarlett is an American fashion designer and artist best known for his appearances on the first season of Project Runway, the 2012 "Project Runway: All-Stars", and his own ...more

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Donald Brooks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Fashion Institute Of Technology Alumni
Fashion designer, Costume Designer
Donald Brooks was an American fashion designer. Though he was very successful, if not as famous as some of his contemporaries, his passion was his work for the stage and film, designing over ...more