The design district is getting a new addition.
The unique nonprofit organization incubated in the famous school is dedicated to developing clothing for people of all abilities.
Selected graduating FIT students created designs across sportswear, knitwear, intimate apparel, special occasion and children's wear, all around the theme of innovation.
The special presentation also honored designers Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia with the Pratt Fashion Visionary Award.
With a few quotes from Beyoncé and Tupac, too.
Including one designer who won $25,000 to produce her collection.
And why former elementary school teacher Paula Wallace's lack of experience in higher education worked to her advantage.
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Collins and the former Barneys VP, now both in-demand fashion consultants, will answer any and all questions about the biz.
And it's actually pretty wearable.
She won the prestigious Womenswear Designer of the Year award for her “Seated Design” collection.
With design schools selecting just a small group of seniors to show at their end-of-year runway shows, students are creating alternate avenues for airing their work. But should they have to?
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Thursday night's event also honored Francisco Costa, creative director of womenswear at Calvin Klein, who said he wanted to keep the attention on the students.
Talent spotting at the grueling and respected British program.
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Collins announced his move in an e-mail memo.
From burned up fabrics to unisex sheer pants, get a sneak preview at the newest talent coming from the South.
The Fashion Institute of Technology held its annual runway show for graduating BFA students, which followed months of mentoring and judging by the likes of Rebecca Minkoff and BryanBoy.