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Judgement Day…Part 1

Judgement Day…Part 1

Today our collections were due for “Pre-Judging”  This basically means that as long as we finished our garments and they were Fashion Show worthy, they get to move forward to the actual judging day, which is the 22nd.  Every person gets to show one look on judging day except for three lucky ones who get […]

April 9, 2014 | By | Reply More
Critic judging day

Critic judging day

It has been a tough few weeks – working as hard as ever. I have never had such little sleep! Those ruffles really became my life for a while. The finishing of the garments was very time-consuming – linings, facings, bindings and closures are just some of the things that we have to carefully work […]

April 8, 2014 | By | Reply More
D-Day approaches

D-Day approaches

April 9th…. Our dreaded deadline date is approaching us faster than ever. This is our last full weekend to drape, sew, applique, bead, etc. We’re all pretty much in a zombie state at this point since many of us have liberal arts classes to take in addition to our internships. I know it’s going to […]

April 3, 2014 | By | Reply More
2 AM Closing Time

2 AM Closing Time

The fashion design studios close at 2AM, which is when I left school tonight. The security guards go around remind students that they have to leave around 1:50. It is quite a sad time – all the students are desperately trying to finish their work but they have to go! I used to be frustrated […]

April 3, 2014 | By | Reply More
The end is near…

The end is near…

A simple email from our professor really made it sink in that the due date is quickly approaching us.  She reminded us to make sure that we bring all of our garments to class on Wednesday, so that we can check our progress and determine whether or not it is physically possible to finish on […]

March 31, 2014 | By | Reply More