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Supima Design Competition 2019: Ishwari Vijh, FIT

A recent graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology, Ishwari Vijh learned about fashion in her hometown of Jalandhar Punjab, India and realized she wanted a career in fashion. With a little help from Grandma teaching Vijh some sewing basics like threading a needle, Vijh was left to figure the …
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Supima Design Competition 2019: Isabel Hajian, RISD

A recent graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, Isabel Hajian has been interested in fashion since the age of five. Not quite sure what spurred her interest, Hajian was sure of one thing, that she would dedicate herself to learning the ways of fashion design. So Hajian set …
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Supima Design Competition 2019: Illene Martoseno, FIDM

As with most young girls growing up, Illene Martoseno loved to play dress up and draw. But her hobbies soon grew into a passion and Martoseno decided that a career in fashion design was the only path to bring her creativity to life. After taking some drawing and sewing classes …
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Tadashi Shoji Spring 2020: Fantasy Grounded on Reality

NEW YORK, Sep 5, 2019/ — Titled “Once Upon a Time … in Japan,” the Tadashi Shoji Spring/ Summer 2020 collection took elements from the fantasy world of Japanese fairy tales then transformed them to something relatable thus making them grounded into the real world. The result – quiet luxury …
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Rebecca Taylor Spring 2020 Inspiration

This season, I was inspired by an exhibition I visited at the Serpentine gallery in London. The exhibition titled “Visionary Drawings”, was by Emma Kunz, a Swiss/German artist in the 40’s. I was so inspired by her use and juxtaposition of color in the linear and graphic drawings. She worked …
New York Fashion News

New York Fashion Week And Its Ties To Donald Trump

Earlier this year Tom Ford, the newly appointed chairman of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) made drastic changes to the NFYW September runway schedule, cutting the week down from its traditionally lengthy period to only six days. Following these changes, there were, of course, mixed emotions. This cut …