Claire Pettibone Wedding Dresses for Non-Traditional Brides

Wedding dress designer, Claire Pettibone studied fashion design at Otis, and in 1994, started her own wedding gown line with her business partner and husband, Guy Toley. With a flagship store in Beverly Hills, CA, Claire’s designs are carried by top bridal boutiques all over the country. Pettibone’s designs evoke her early childhood memories of [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.

Junior Fitting: Claire Pettibone

Junior’s on the Claire Pettibone project were directed to design beautiful spring wedding dresses. Their hard work has turned out to look completely effortless and is going to be a beautiful collection at the Otis Fashion Benefit Show!