Spotlight: Milan Fashion Week

Where catwalk and street wear collide, how to spend your next Fashion Week in Milan. An inside look on Autumn/ Winter trends, looks from Francesca Liberatore show, a show with an ethical cause.   Milan has always been considered one of the epicenters for fashion, with huge designer names like Gucci, Salvatore Ferragamo, Emilio Pucci,…

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The Chatroom: LdM Draping Class

Written by: Frances Connolly LdM Fall 2014 Fashion & Study Abroad student   ——————————————————————— Welcome to an inside look on LdM’s Draping class, where I’m chronicling conversations with students who are cooler than cool! Throughout this semester, the girls have been exploring a variety of approaches and methods in developing and analyzing patterns under the…

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Experiencing Pitti Uomo

Written by: Lindsay Profenno LdM Art History & Summer Session student   —————————————- As the primer platform for men’s fashion, where everything from dress shirts to ceramic bowties are on display for the fashion minded people of the world, Pitti Uomo gives the student of fashion a look into the world that they will soon have…

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My Internship at Thakoon

Written by: Sarah Fitzhugh LdM B.A. in Fashion Design & Art History   ————————————————————— When I first realized I wanted to go into fashion, my first thought of course was I wanted to design. I wanted to be one of the next greats, I wanted to create garments that every woman would look at and instantly think…

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GREENWAY – Sustaining with style

LdM is pleased to present a special end-of-semester event. Six LdM classes have been working all semester long, coordinated by the ‘Event Planning’ class, to provide an event about the relationship between creativity and sustainability. h 5:30 pm The courses of Fashion Design, Sustainable Design, Fashion Photography and Advertising & Commercial Photography will present a fashion show with…

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