Tag: Cotton Ensemble

“Murder Was The Case That They Gave Me” -Snoop Dogg

“Murder Was The Case That They Gave Me” -Snoop Dogg

Hello Fashionistas, Last week was a big one for all of us here at F.I.T. Say it with me, “jury time”! A lot of us were working around the clock and had time for very little. And believe it or not, some of us didn’t even make it downstairs to the Great Hall for the […]

April 24, 2013 | By | Reply 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
Toy Story said it best: Strange things are Happening!

Toy Story said it best: Strange things are Happening!

We are approaching the final stretch!  D-day is only 5 days away, and stress levels have already begun to overflow.  As we finish up our second ensemble, we are already sketching our third.  We are in FULL OVERLOAD mode, and are neglecting classes left and right.  We’ve stopped showering, eating, and sleeping. Our normal body […]

April 6, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Who wants a 16-yard cotton Petticoat?

Who wants a 16-yard cotton Petticoat?

To execute my cotton ensemble, I needed volume and LOTS of it.  I decided to execute the second petticoat of my life using cotton organdy.  Of course, the organdy only came in white so I had to dye it to ivory- which in turn, washed out all the starch.  I spent over 6 hours (actually […]

April 3, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Did someone say Cotton?

Did someone say Cotton?

10 days and counting until D-day.  I remember when that looming date of April 11th seemed light-years away.  The general mood among the class: PANIC.  Welcome to the REAL Project Runway.  The Challenge?  Complete an intimate apparel ensemble in 10 days made using at least 95% Cotton.  Now while you’re making this ensemble, make sure […]

April 1, 2011 | By | 3 Replies More