Final Fitting for Bob Mackie

The master of glamour, designer Bob Mackie, visited the senior fashion class for the final fitting of their evening wear collection. Mackie, famous for dressing entertainment icons such as RuPaul, Bette Midler, Diana Ross, and Tina Turner, had directed the students earlier in the year to create seasonless, swoon-worthy evening looks inspired by underwater sea [more]

Bob Mackie Critique

This week renowned designer Bob Mackie visited the senior fashion class for a critique of their designs so far. Earlier in the semester, Mackie issued a direction for students to create “swoon-worthy” evening looks inspired by underwater sea life and landscapes. Some students got especially creative, utilizing 3-D printing techniques, thermal plastic, and fiber optic [more]

Fitting for Lane Bryant

During a model fitting this week,  the senior class presented their designs to a special guest, fashion designer Joe McCarty of Lane Bryant. As a mentor, McCarty issued a direction to students to create eight pieces that build 30 complete looks for the Pre-Spring 2016 season. According to his direction, the customer starts her day [more]