My SS15 Fashion Week

Ann Yee (DENYC 2014) Parke & Ronen (DENYC 2012) I also attended this event with Instructor Melissa Hall: http://www.refinery29.com/2014/09/73904/bill-cunningham-fern-mallis-interview Favorite bits: “Fashion is armor to get through life.” “I eat with my eyes.” (In response to question about food. When he moved into his new apartment the first thing he did was have the refrigerator removed to make more room for his file cabinets. He can always grab something at the deli. Doesn’t much care what he eats.) Told a story about taking a photo of a woman because of the marvelous (his most used word) way the shoulder was […]

Congrats to student Julian Andres Arango!

Click below to read the article about student Julian Andres Arango! Going Backstage with Julian Andres Arango of ‘A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder’ By Danielle Contray, August 18, 2014 The lead dresser for the Tony-winning musical shares how he made it to Broadway, dressing everyone from crooners to vintage to more than a thousand clowns, and the day–to-day trials of one of the most demanding jobs on Broadway…  

Design Entrepreneurs NYC Mini-MBA program — year 3 and gaining momentum!

The DENYC just had its kick off weekends with intense all-day sessions (you can set your beach calendar to this — it’s always the first two best weekends of perfect weather of the summer — and these dedicated 32 designers are indoors without windows the whole time) — and guess what? They love it! Each year the faculty adjust the program to customize it to the class and each year the incoming class is further along in their business at the start than the year before. I co-teach growth strategies (with some marketing thrown in). This year’s group is great. […]