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And so, Spring break was soon over. I did not have a real break, I went to a couple of internviews, and the other days at my internship. It’s quite sad, but in fashion, vacations are not a priority. There is always something to do, and everything is so time consuming that you end up […]

May 13, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Pre-judging and Judging days

Pre-judging and Judging days

Pre-judging and Judging day! Last Monday was a stressful day! After spending the night finishing to knit my collar, I had a 45 minutes nap before getting in a cab and heading to school. We all put our our outfits on dress forms and waited for our critic Reiko to pre-judge our looks. We left […]

April 17, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
And one more week to go!

And one more week to go!

Most of us didn’t sleep from Sunday to Monday and those who have, I bet it’s not much! We all brought our outfits on Monday morning and showed them to Reiko, our critic and professor Skocir, our collection mentor. We met upstairs, on the third floor (we call it the draping room) instead of downstairs, […]

April 5, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Too much work!

Too much work!

Hello! The past week has been crazy! I have been cutting yards and yards of denim and plastic in order to knit it! My roomate Elin has also been cutting, but she’s been cutting cotton paper, and knitting it!

March 31, 2011 | By | Reply More
Knitting Plastic

Knitting Plastic

Hand knit knit knit, go for a run, hand knit knit knit, have a nervous break down laugh on the couch, and go back to knit! That resumes my week-end! I am glad that it was sunny, I got to enjoy some of the sun as I ran across Greenpoint’s cool avenues and streets. It […]

March 21, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More