Category Archives: Fashion Design

Video: “Kickstarter School” Panel

With new media platforms playing a vital role in getting creative work off the ground, we were pleased to bring together a dynamic panel for “Kickstarter School: Bring Your Project to Life” at FIT this week. The lively discussion included … Continue reading

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Alumni Spotlight: Valerie Michael-éfe, Entrepreneurship ’13, Fashion Design ’11

Business Class Valerie Michael-éfe Entrepreneurship ’13, Fashion Design ’11 You’re in the first graduating class of FIT’s Entrepreneurship program. What was your favorite course? In our sixth semester, we worked in groups to create a business plan—financials, marketing, everything. Everyone in my … Continue reading

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FIT Alumni in Conversation

Babi Ahluwalia ’99 Sachin Ahluwalia ’96 in conversation with Elizabeth Uss ’98 The Office of Alumni and Faculty Relations recently welcomed husband-and-wife design team Babi Ahluwalia (TDM ’99) and Sachin Ahluwalia (Fashion Design ’96) to FIT’s Faces & Places in … Continue reading

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Student View: The 6 Key “S’s” to Success

Among all of the amazing quotes I’ve heard and read over the years from inspirational people who are at the peak of their careers, the most important quote came to me at last night’s Black Student Union (BSU) panel with … Continue reading

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Student View: Alumna Kimberly Goldson Speaks to BRAG

Originally, I came to FIT to pursue an FMM career because I knew the opportunities here would be limitless. I knew that participating in clubs like  BSU and BRAG would be a great way to add to my college experience and … Continue reading

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Alumni Spotlight: Daniel Silverstein and Margaret Bacon

Daniel Silverstein, Fashion Design ’10 Margaret Bacon, Fashion Design ’10 As Earth Day approaches, we wanted to showcase Daniel Silverstein and Margaret Bacon, both Fashion Design graduates from the Class of 2010, who recently launched a new eco-conscious clothing line, … Continue reading

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