Fashion designers design clothing and fashion ranges. As a fashion designer, you could work in high fashion or designer ready-to-wear fashion. You could also work in high street fashion. You would often specialise in particular types of clothing - for example in men's, children's or sportswear. If you love being creative and you are passionate about fashion, this job could be perfect for you.
To be a fashion designer, you will need to have a good eye for colour and shape. You'll need skills like pattern cutting and sewing. You'll also need to able to spot trends.
You will usually need a relevant degree to do this job. A course that teaches both design and technical skills will give you the knowledge you need to work in the industry.