Final Fitting for Zaid Affas

Otis fashion students have been hard at work completing their collection for designer Zaid Affas. The mentor visited the senior class’s final fitting to provide feedback before the fashion show at the end of the semester. Earlier in the semester, Affas had directed students to “be intellectual in your approach to design” and to create [more]

Final Fitting for Morgan Le Fay

Morgane Le Fay Founder and Designer Liliana Casabal visited the senior class last week for their final model fitting. In the fall semester, she had issued a direction to create a spring/summer 2016 collection “inspired by ocean creatures real and mystical.” Between giving feedback on each garment, Casabal sat down with students and spoke to [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.

Senior studio progress

Wonder what classes look like right now? Here are some photos of the senior work in studio class. All garments are being finalized for fit and majority of seniors are at the stage to begin cutting final fabrics.

Senior Mentor: Bob Mackie Pre-fit

The fashion department arranged for gorgeous fit models to come for a pre-fit of our garments. The fitting went great and will allows us to present our best work to Bob Mackie at our first fitting. Here are some photos of the Pre-fit.