Faces and Places in Fashion: Patricia Maeda

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Faces and Places in Fashion: Patricia Maeda


Part presentation, part Q&A, FIT's "Faces & Places in Fashion" lecture series is an opportunity to connect students and the public alike to the pulse of the fashion industry in an open and conversational setting.
Patricia Maeda is a trend expert specialized in womenswear. With over ten years of experience, she's previously held merchandising positions with fashion companies and worked as a copywriter for advertising agencies. As Director of Womenswear at Fashion Snoops, Patricia shapes macro trends and market analysis into actionable forecasts for the womenswear market. An industry expert, Patricia has led trend seminars and contributed to articles for WWD, Teen Vogue, Nylon, and other industry publications. Patricia holds an Associate Degree in Fashion Marketing, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Communications, and a Master of Arts in Fashion and Cultural Studies from Parsons School of Design.


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