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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 | 1 Reply More
Fittings and inspirations

Fittings and inspirations

I wanted to share with you some of the inspirations and the progress on my looks for the fashion show. I like to mix different types of fabrics together as well as draw inspiration from alternative fashion. Childrenswear draws from different inspirations including from womenswear. We sometimes take inspiration from womenswear and change it to […]

March 20, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Children’s Wear Senior Class: Boys are Back in Town

Children’s Wear Senior Class: Boys are Back in Town

Thought fashion show judging has come and gone, I’m going to continue backtracking and showing you all what Children’s Wear can do! In Children’s Wear, Boys fashion is highly under represented. In this industry, designers who can do Boys fashion in a way that is new and innovative are highly valued. It’s been a complaint […]

April 18, 2013 | By | Reply More
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
Children’s Wear Senior Class: Good Construction is Key!

Children’s Wear Senior Class: Good Construction is Key!

Everyone knows the best garments are made well, with great care, effort, and precision. In the Children’s Wear Senior Class, we are taking that very seriously! With the help of our dear Prof. Seggio and the accompanying helpful expertise of Prof. Varcelona, we’ve all been working hard to sew our garments to their perfection. The […]

April 3, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More