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Hi, I'm Derek - I'm a set and focused fashionista, who loves making clothes - It's my Passion!
— Derek's first line
Derek
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Biographical information
Full Name
David 'Derek' Peterson
Nickname(s)
D-Man, Dill-Boy, Hottie, My Boyfriend
Gender
Male
Born
January 30, 1999 (age 18)
Occupations
Student
Resides In
New King City, Washington DC
Affiliations
Reginald's High School
Physical Description
Hair Color
Blonde
Eye Color
Brown
Personal Information
Family
Tyrone (Brother)
Romances
Kelsi Ginger (Former Girlfriend)
Friends
Kelsi Ginger (Best-Friend)

Ferdinand Junior (Best-Friend)
Katie Johnson (Best-Friend)

Tyrone Baxter (Best-Friend)
Enemies
Likes
Dancing, Singing, Designing Clothes, Hanging out with Friends
Dislikes
The Juke, Bullies, Rudeness
Production Information
First Appearance
The Story Begins
Latest Appearance
Range Mange
Portrayed By
Peyton Meyer

Derek is one of the main protagonists of the 2015 Disney Channel Sitcom, The Fashionista's. In the series, he is seen as a shy, outcast, aspiring fashion designer, who enrolls at Reginald's High School, and meets, Kelsi, Ferdinand and Katie, three teens, desperate to be a Designer. Together, all of them open up a business called ''The Fashionista's'' , and there the friends face the real world and get through it side by side. In Season 3 of the show, Derek becomes a recurring character, and develops a feeling for his Best-Friend, Kelsi and they start to date, and become Boyfriend and Girlfriend. However, at the end of Season 3, Derek leaves The Fashionista's, as he was picked to become a Fashion designer in London, and broke up with her, due to long distance.

He is portrayed by Peyton Meyer.