Last week, Urban Outfitters designers Nicola O’Connell and Katie Kim attended the junior fashion design class’s first fitting. The students designed a Spring/Summer collection tapping into the “shipwrecked” trend inspired by the movies “The Blue Lagoon” and “Return to the Blue Lagoon.” The direction issued by the Urban Outfitters mentor Leila Heydari-Pajo also detailed a color palette that [more]
The junior design class received a direction at the beginning of the semester from Urban Outfitters to create a spring/summer collection inspired by the “shipwrecked” theme in movies like “The Blue Lagoon.” At the end of the semester, the students had one-on-one critiques and edits with their teachers before going into the construction of their [more]
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]
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.
Here are a couple more photos from the Junior Mentor project with Urban Outfitters!
Otis has networked with so many great companies to find their students jobs and internships. On Friday Nike, Hurley, Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie, and Free People came to the fashion campus, to interview students for positions they will have open in the summer. Here are some photos of students arriving and waiting for their interviews.