Sketch Selection: Isobella & Chloe

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Last Friday, the junior design class presented sketches to their mentor, Emily Fong, designer and CEO of Isobella & Chloe, a clothing line for young girls. Fong had issued a direction to the students to create “a girls’ swimwear collection inspired by a celebratory summer getaway and the ocean.” Fong and her assistant, Gloria Borpus, selected the best sketches based on color, fabric, shape and overall look. During the rest of the semester, the students will work in teams to fully [more]

Isabel and Ruben Toledo with Lane Bryant

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Mentor: Isabel and Ruben Toledo with Lane Bryant Direction: Design a fall collection for the Plus Customer that is technical, modern, joyful and inspired by the freedom of dress that women began to experience in the 1930s [more]

Todd Oldham Recap

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Students work with Todd on modern sportswear and dresses inspired by Native American culture. Artist, designer, and TV personality best known as host of Todd Time on MTV’s House of Style, Oldham is president of L-7 Designs Inc. His fashion lines, [more]

JOHNNY WAS OTIS FASHION RECAP

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Every year talented Otis fashion students work with top design professionals from the fashion industry to design one-of-a-kind collections. [more]

UNDER ARMOUR RECAP WITH MARU ALDEA

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Under Armour produces apparel that keeps athletes cool, dry, and light throughout the course of a game, practice, or workout. OTIS Students finished their mentorship with Maru Aldea creating a series of street inspired garments for Under Armour. [more]

JARRETT REYNOLDS FOR NIKE FINAL FITTING

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Nike challenged the students to design for a new evolution sweeping major cities around the world – Run Crews. A Run Crew is essentially a club of runners that get together weekly to run together, and Nike being the runners go-to brand  began to [more]

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