Instructor Spotlight: Stephen Cucci


Stephen J. Cucci is the CEO/Creative Director of STITCHbySJC Designs, a visual merchandising and design freelance company. He is a graduate of FIT. STITCHbySJC works with specialty brands on revamping and revitalizing the creative direction for today’s changing marketplace, staging/production/styling for TV/film/editorial and leading international lectures and training workshops on related topics.

 

Stephen Cucci teaches the following FIT Precollege Classes:
HSX 120: The Fabulous World of Fashion Forecasting

Teaching Philosophy:
I believe that the fashion industry is constantly evolving, and new opportunities present themselves as a result of emerging technologies. I teach my students to be open and flexible and to not box themselves in but to always leave one side open for growth.

Industry Experience:
SPORTSWEAR INTERNATIONAL
LIMITED BRAND
GIORGIO ARMANI (ARMANI EXCHANGE)
BCBG MAXAZRIA GROUP

Awards:
“Best at Show” for the design and Merchandising of trade booths at MAGIC in Las Vegas.

Styling Work for Inked Magazine: