How Long Does It Take To Put Together Just One Fashion Week Show? From Tim Gunn (VIDEO)

02/17/2015 12:57 pm ET

How long does it take a fashion designer to put together just one fashion week show from start to finish? Fashion therapist and author Tim Gunn says that if you're a big designer like Michael Kors or Donna Karan you're going to be working on several different collections simultaneously, which can take anywhere from 4-6 months to put together. However, these designers have a big team to help them pull it off! A smaller designer will spend even longer getting their show together, about 6-8 months.

For more of Tim's expert fashion advice, view the slideshow below:

Tim Gunn's Essential Fashion Tips

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