In The Halls: Cecelia

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Student: Cecelia (17) from Rockaway Beach

Program: Saturday/Sunday Live

Pre-College Courses:
Advance Fashion Design

Describe your personal style? My personal style can be described as versatile. I like to change up my look depending on my mood.

Where do you go on your breaks from class? On breaks I like to go to Vivi Bubble and get some bubble tea!

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
 My favorite thing about FIT is being surrounded by others who awe just as passionate about what they do as I am.

Who or what inspires you?
 I am inspired by hard working individuals, who push me to do my very best each day!

What do you want to do after you graduate from College? After I graduate college, I see myself writing for a top fashion magazine.

~Mikey

In The Halls: Lindsay

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Student: Lindsay (16) from Wilton, CT

Program: Saturday/Sunday Live

Pre-College Courses:
HFM 064 The Ins & Outs of Fashion Merchandising

Describe your personal style? My personal style is bohemian, classic, grunge, sporty, etc. I don’t have one particular style. I like to experiment and switch things up.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
 There are so many great classes. This is my fist time taking a class here and there are so many more I want to enroll in.

Who or what inspires you?
 Danielle Bernstein inspires me. She runs a small blog named we wore what. Also Jane Birkin, Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell bower, Alexa Chung, and Mary Kate and Ashley

What do you want to do after you graduate from College? I’m not sure yet, but I’m aiming towards Fashion Merchandising or Fashion PR

~Mikey

In The Halls: Sunshine

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Student: Sunshine (17) from Aburi, Ghana

Program:  Saturday/ Sunday Live

Pre-College Courses:
Magazine Design
Develop An Eye for Styling

Describe your personal style? Probably edgy, dark, but funky some days

Where do you go on your breaks from class? I like to sit on a chair and go on tumblr for inspiration.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
 That all the students are creatively diverse and share a passion for fashion.

Who or what inspires you?
 Diana Vreeland and the history of fashion

What do you want to do after you graduate from College? Go to Japan and work there or at a fashion magazine.

~Mikey

In The Halls: Natalie

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Student: Natalie (16) from South Beach, NY

Program: Saturday/ Sunday Live

Pre-College Courses:
Creating The Fashion Figure

Describe your personal style?
I like to mix modern, edgy, accents (shoes, jewelry) with classic southwestern vibes, such as studs, boho jewelry, and effortless tops

Where do you go on your breaks from class?
I love grabbing a quick coffee anywhere i can find a shop, or going to the art supply store for new markers and pencils.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
I love being able to express my sense of style and embrace what i would love to pursue in the future.

Who or what inspires you?
 
My favorite designer is Alexander Wang and he is a huge inspiration to me aesthetic-wise, but i am very inspired by southwest desert landscapes

What do you want to do after you graduate from College?
My ultimate dream is to own my own business but i would love to go into the merchandising or styling field as well.

~Mikey

In The Halls: Emily

EmilyCullen_blogpost_precollegeStudent: Emily (16) from Commack, NY

Program: Saturday/Sunday Live

Pre-College Courses:
HFM 064 The Ins & Outs of Fashion Merchandising
HAP 017 Introduction to Draping for Fashion Design

Describe your personal style? My style can change from modern one day to boho the next.

Where do you go on your breaks from class? I like to walk around the city and go people watching. I love to see what everyone’s personal style is.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
 I love that there are so many diverse people here. Everyone has a unique personality and is so nice here.

Who or what inspires you?
 I get inspiration from various people. I look at blogs to see what styles are in. I also like to look at what all the celebrities are wearing, especially Vanessa Hudgens.

What do you want to do after you graduate from College?: I would love to be a buyer or a stylist one day.

~Mikey