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Working away

Working away

We are working away on our garments – basting them in the final fabrics for the first fitting on our fit models next week. Instead of sewing the garments entirely, we are only basting them for the fit. Basting is when we sew the fabric with wide stitches so that we can easily pull the […]

March 9, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Prototypes, Patterns, and Problems!

Prototypes, Patterns, and Problems!

Hi there! OK so this week has been truly hectic. Our model fitting day is finally creeping up on us intimate apparel girls and we are all working like mad women to get things done! I’ve been especially crazy commuting back and forth from home to the city (about an hour commute for me) and […]

March 7, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
I won a contest!

I won a contest!

I just wanted to share with you all that  I won a contest! I made a skort a few months ago and my brother suggested that I enter it into this contest at the website: betabrand and I won! Check it out – it will be crowdsourced and possibly sold on their website. http://www.betabrand.com/think-tank/disco-contest/disco-mini-skort.html

March 7, 2014 | By | Reply More
It’s Raining Yarn! Hallelujah!

It’s Raining Yarn! Hallelujah!

…Because at FIT it never rains men, so we will substitute some lyrics.  But really…  This week, we arrived to class for what most would expect to be a typical day in the FIT knitting lab (which I should have previously mentioned are deep in the basement of the school, where sunlight and time escapes […]

March 3, 2014 | By | Reply More
A Special Introduction

A Special Introduction

Hey there fashion victims. It’s with an immense sense of delight that I can announce to you all that I, Anthony Tubolino, will be representing F.I.T’s most illustrious specialization of Special Occasion in the Future Of Fashion blog! For the past two years, I have had the privilege of working among  twenty-one talented young designers who […]

February 27, 2014 | By | Reply More