In The Halls: Samantha

Student: Samantha (16) Plainview, NY
ProgramSaturday Live
Precollege Course:
HAR 016 Creating the Fashion Figure

Describe your personal style?
I would describe my personal style as preppy, sophisticated, and trendy, blended all together.

Where do you go on your breaks from class?
I go to Starbucks for coffee.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
My favorite thing about FIT is being surrounded by fashion, of course!

Who or what inspires you?
Audrey Hepburn.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college?
After I graduate from college I want to work in the fashion industry. I either want to be a stylist or a fashion buyer.

In The Halls: Jessica

Student: Jessica (16) Bound Brook, NJ
Program: Saturday Live
Precollege Courses:
-HAR 082: Junior Special Collection
-HAR 089: Fashion Design Portfolio 

Describe your personal style?
I love mixing different fabrics and mixing edgy with chic like rough leather and printed fabrics. I also like mixing high end pieces with affordable clothing. My style is all about mixing and layering. 

Where do you go on your breaks from class?
I usually stay in the classroom during breaks. I enjoy being ahead of the game and finishing my projects before the deadline. If I do go on break, I usually run across the street to Dunkin’ Donuts and get coffee.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
I love how excited everyone is about fashion here! Everyone knows exactly what they want to do here, and we’re all working towards our goals with ambition.

Who or what inspires you?
I’m very easily inspired. I get inspiration from artwork and nature. I’m also inspired by the cultures of people, their customs, and over all way of life.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college?
After I graduate I plan on getting a job working for a magazine. I want to style for photo shoots and possibly style for celebrities. I want a job that is exciting and keeps me on the edge of my seat.

In The Halls: Rebecka

Student: Rebecka (16) New Jersey
Program:
Saturday Live
Precollege Course:
HAC 063 Careers in Advertising
and Marketing Communications

Describe your personal style?
It’s all over the place — sort of grunge I guess.

Where do you go on your breaks from class?
On breaks I usually go to Starbucks.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
They have a wide variety pf c;asses based pm fashion and art.

Who or what inspires you?
Kurt Cobain, Taylor Momsen, Lana Del Rey, and Marina & the Diamonds.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college?
I want to start my career, travel, and start a family.

In The Halls: Stephen

Student: Stephen (18) New Jersey
Program: Saturday Live
Precollege Course: HFS 180 Fabric Styling for Fashion

Describe your personal style?
I have a very relaxed and layed back style.

Where do you go on your breaks from class?
I usually go to Dunkin Donuts across the street.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
I love the environment and the people.

 

Who or what inspires you?
I’m inspired by Pharrell Williamsm. He inspired me to be the best at whatever I do.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college?
I would like to start my own business.


-Meghan

In The Halls: Caylin

Student: Caylin (17) Rocky Point, Long Island
Program: Saturday Live
Precollege Course:
HAR 016 Fashion Art for Fashion Designers

Describe your personal style?
I like to be comfortable! I like to add unique or original twists to different styles.

Where do you go on your breaks from class?
Anywhere I can find coffee!

What is your favorite thing about FIT?
The professors and the atmosphere.

Who or what inspires you?
I get a lot of my inspiration from music and the Long Island music scene.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college?
Intern and eventually get to a point where I have my own successful line!

 

-Meghan