Archive for April, 2013

Children’s Wear Senior Class: Backtrack – Prepping for the Critic’s Visit

Children’s Wear Senior Class: Backtrack – Prepping for the Critic’s Visit

So this past Wednesday, our critic Bonnie Young visited to make her picks and make tweaks for what she wanted to be sent down for judging. But hold on a minute, what exactly happened before that? So what exactly goes into prepping for the Critic’s visit? Running around like a beheaded chicken. No, I’m just […]

April 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
Mary Bobbins…

Mary Bobbins…

Hey Guys & Dolls, It is officially one week until judging and things are going really well believe it or not. All of my contemporaries are holding their own and my pieces are being produced more efficiently than I would have thought. Now is the time for me to get to the nitty-gritty and show […]

April 10, 2013 | By | Reply More
Children’s Wear Senior Class: Student Showcase II

Children’s Wear Senior Class: Student Showcase II

I’m always so excited to share everything my fellow classmates have been doing. In Children’s Wear we are one happy family, learning from each other and growing together as designers. It’s less pressure, a lot less “cut throat”, and as I said in the introductory post – our work is much much more enthusiastically received. […]

April 9, 2013 | By | Reply More
Saturday Night Life at F.I.T.

Saturday Night Life at F.I.T.

With our garments due in one week, weekends become prime time to work on our garments. Everyone is at different levels of completion at this point. Some people have both ensembles almost completely finished, some of us not so much (I’m in the latter category). It will all get done somehow, it always does! Here’s […]

April 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
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I cannot even explain how exhausted I have been lately. Every morning, like clockwork, I get up at 7:30 and make my way to school. Tons of iced coffee and sugar and a 13 hr shift later I am back in bed and setting my alarm to take on the next day. My fingers are […]

April 7, 2013 | By | Reply More