Final Fitting for Mary Jo Bruno

Intimate apparel designer Mary Jo Bruno recently visited the junior class for their final fitting before the end-of-semester fashion show. Bruno’s direction for the students was to create a lingerie collection inspired by the 1950’s feminine era.

Fitting for Mary Jo Bruno

Intimate apparel designer Mary Jo Bruno recently attended a fabric fitting of designs by the junior class. Students received feedback from Bruno, who has been producing her own namesake label of luxury lingerie and loungewear for a remarkable 35 years. A few days before the fitting, Fashion Design Chair Rose Brantley visited the class to offer her [more]

Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show Raises Over $1 Million

Otis College of Art and Design’s 31st Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show, in Beverly Hills, CA on May 4, 2013, raised over $1 million for student scholarships. The annual benefit black-tie gala is Los Angeles’ largest fashion runway show, attracting celebrities, designers, business and entertainment industry leaders, and philanthropists to support burgeoning young talent in [more]

The 2013 Otis Fashion Design Jury Show

This year’s Jury Show was an amazing success thanks to the Fashion Department. All the mentor projects were on display for designers in the industry to come view the student work along with Otis Alumni. Viewers were given ballots to vote and make comments on all garments. Here are some photos for anyone who missed [more]

Jury Show Setup

Students all gathered to help the fashion department prepare for the Jury show. The show will be held tomorrow at the California Mart and alumni along with mentors will all join to view the show.

Mary Jo Bruno- Second Fitting

The Juniors worked with Mary Jo Bruno today to fit their garments. The collection is inspired by a masquerade lingerie party. Silk and lace lingerie walked down the cutting room runway along with very playful tulle coverups! Here are some images from the juniors sexy fitting!