Hang Outs

Coming in from the city and staying for at least 8 hours can be tiring, but everything is worth every ounce of energy. It is so exciting waking up (at 6 A.M.!) on Saturday mornings knowing I am coming to be with new friends and to do what I love. As much as I love my classes, it is nice that we get 15 minute breaks in the middle of each class, and an hour lunch break in between my two classes.

For the 15 minute breaks, the perfect place to go is Starbucks. I usually go with friends during both breaks to grab a drink to have before returning to class.  It is the perfect place to go because it is right across the street and convenient (if the lines aren’t out the door!)IMG_3639

Here is a photo of some friends on our way to Starbucks!

For lunch my friend and I go to the perfect place- Whole Foods! I never thought about going there for lunch, but they have a salad bar which has everything imaginable- I love it. Whole Foods is only 3 blocks away, so we go and it takes about 20 minutes to get there, get our food, and get back. That leaves us 40 whole minutes to get back and eat. We either eat in the lobby or outside if its nice! IMG_3211

 

This is my friend, Larson and I after eating our Whole Foods in the lobby. (BTW – if you’re on snapchat, check out the geotag for FIT) I cannot believe there is only three classes left! :( Time flies when your having fun!

~Emerson

Congratulations Allison!

Allison_Smith_newlyadmitted_2(cropped)CONGRATULATIONS TO ALLISON SMITH WHO WAS JUST ACCEPTED TO FIT THIS FALL 2015 FOR FASHION DESIGN!

Courses taken in Precollege Programs include:
Intermediate Sewing And Embroidery Design
Sewing For Fashion Designers
Fashion Design Global Inspiration

Were you accepted to FIT this fall too? We’d love to feature you on the blog as well!

Email: Marta_Regulski@fitnyc.edu for more information

 

Congratulations Gwen!

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CONGRATULATIONS TO GWEN HINE WHO WAS JUST ACCEPTED TO FIT THIS FALL 2015 FOR FASHION DESIGN!

Courses taken in Precollege Programs include:
Intermediate Sewing & Embroidery Design
Fashion Art Portfolio
Sewing For Fashion Designers
Basic Pattern Making Sewing
Advanced Fashion Design Art
Anatomy Of Fashion
Fashion Design Journal
Fashion Design Techniques
Fashion Art For Fashion Designers

Were you accepted to FIT this fall too? We’d love to feature you on the blog as well!
Email: Marta_Regulski@fitnyc.edu for more information

In The Halls: Anna

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Student: Anna (15) from West Orange, NJ

Program: Saturday/Sunday live

Pre-College Courses: Advanced Fashion Design Art

Describe your personal style: I like wearing monochromatic blacks and whites with pops of color like red or blue, I wear things that are fun and sophisticated.

Where do you go on your breaks from class? I go to the cafeteria or outside with friends.

What is your favorite thing about FIT? I love the interesting people and art on campus.

Who or what inspires you? I’m inspired by designers like Ralph Lauren (my favorite), Emperio Armani, and Michael Kors. I love getting inspiration from magazines and fashion blogs.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college? I want to get my graduate/masters degree in either business or fashion, and I want to work as a fashion designer.

~Mikey

Congratulations Cindy!

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CONGRATULATIONS TO CINDY ZHAO WHO WAS JUST ACCEPTED TO FIT THIS FALL 2015 FOR FASHION DESIGN!

Courses taken in Precollege Programs include:
Sewing For Fashion Designers
Fashion Art Portfolio
Advanced Fashion Design Art
Fashion Art For Fashion Designers

Were you accepted to FIT this fall too? We’d love to feature you on the blog as well!
Email: Marta_Regulski@fitnyc.edu for more information