Category Archives: Fashion Design

Alumni Spotlight: Kit Scarbo, Fashion Design ’04

Christina “Kit” Scarbo (Fashion Design ’04), a Los Angeles-based stylist and costume designer, started her television styling career at E! News and spent many years as a costumer on Dancing With The Stars. She currently works for AMC and Comedy Central dressing famed … Continue reading

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FIT Alumna Tanya Brown’s Social Media Tips for Creatives

Tanya Brown (Textile and Surface Design ’97) is a graphic and textile designer and founder of the legging wear brand, Schatzi Brown. She incorporates watercolors, painted textures, hand drawn motifs, with digital collage techniques to create her patterns & illustrations, … Continue reading

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Faces and Places in Fashion: A Peek Inside Intimates’ Industry

As part of FIT’s Faces and Places in Fashion lecture series, we were pleased to welcome graduates of FIT and other top leaders from the intimate apparel industry. The talk was moderated by FIT alumna Karen Bromley, Principal of The Bromley Group, … Continue reading

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A Case of Being ‘Always On, Always Connected’

Social Media Week, which was launched in 2008, is an event that takes place in eight cities worldwide and explores the social, cultural and economic impact of social media. This year, the theme was “Always On, Always Connected: The Future … Continue reading

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Alumni Spotlight: Jes Wade, Fashion Design ’96

From the Desk of… Jes Wade Jes Wade moved from Austin, Texas with great aspirations to study fashion design in New York City and start her own label. Since completing her degree at FIT, Wade’s dream to launch her business … Continue reading

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Alumni Spotlight: Irene Mak, Fashion Design ’82

From the Desk of… Irene Mak Irene Mak (Fashion Design ’82) recently attended our Kickstarter School panel to support her friend, Stefan Loble (SCPS ’10), who was one of the alumni panelists. Stefan’s presentation about his hugely successful menswear startup, … Continue reading

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Faces & Places in Fashion Fall 2013

Faces & Places in Fashion Lecture Series – Fall 2013 Mondays, 4:00 – 5:00 pm Fashion Institute of Technology Fred P. Pomerantz Art and Design Center Katie Murphy Amphitheatre Seventh Avenue and 27th Street Please join us for the Faces … Continue reading

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