Green fashion designerWhat they do: Use organic materials, eco-friendly methods, and fair labor practices to create clothing and accessories.
Salary range: $31,340 to $121,640
Education/experience: Associate's or bachelors degree in fashion design.
Growth forecast: While the competition in the fashion industry is high, those looking to get a step ahead may want to look toward green design. In addition, from 2004 to 2008, the organic fiber market will grow 15.5 percent a year, according to the Organic Trade Association.
(Michele McDonald/Globe Staff)