senior thesis

debuting at debut nyc!

29 September 2010
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a group of 10 designers from parsons were selected to show their collections at debut nyc, a store in downtown new york. i was one of the lucky ones, and there was a little party to say hi and meet everyone! our garments were on display in the store for a little over a week. [...]

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parsons benefit senior fashion show

28 September 2010
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you’ve all already probably seen photos of these, but towards the end of april, parsons held their annual benefit show. meaning a lot of people paid a lot of money to watch our designs coming down a runway with unfortunate music. not all the seniors had tickets to attend the show, which i think is [...]

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thesis review: pictures of some of my friend’s work!

20 August 2010
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as promised, here are some pictures from the presentations of my talented classmates!! i wish i had more and also better pictures, but unfortunately, my fingers and hands were shaking too much to be able to capture their moments! i have to thank julie hardee, my ex-colleague from my patricia field days, for coming to [...]

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judgement day – parsons thesis review

15 August 2010
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boy oh boy. add a headache to a shaky voice plus quivering knees and a blank mind, and what you get is the bunch of us retarded, scared shitless people. people who were sweating buckets while waiting in line at the gates of heaven for the angels to tell us if we get through, or [...]

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the thesis process

23 June 2010
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the last year was such a whirlwind. especially the last 6 months. i guess bumming off last winter was really not the best decision i’d made in my life!! i don’t think there are words to describe how stressed out we all were. besides making my thesis collection, we also had to deal with other [...]

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thesis collection: sketching, fabric choices, and final edits

23 October 2009
thesis collection

after all that thinking and narrowing down of the direction and inspirations i wanted to take with my thesis collection and also my market and customer, my next step was the most painful one. doing sketches and then editing them. design croquis well, sketches, or croquis as we call them, aren’t so bad. croquis are [...]

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