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    From runway to reality, the trickle down effect

    November 12th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    Last week I worked for my friend Rachel Riot of Manic Designs at her pop up boutique at Stonestown Mall in San Francisco.  I spent the day staring across at the Victoria Secrets display where I saw this: Now, I knew I had seen this idea somewhere before………………………. Remember that seen in “The Devil Wears […]

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    Cuff it or hem it

    November 11th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    I’m a little obsessed with how pants have been cuffed as you may remember from a previous post. So, I decided we should play a little game I am going to call “cuff it” or “hem it.” In all of the following pictures the wearer has decided to cuff their pants but is it working for […]

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    Pivot: The Art of Fashion

    November 9th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    I have been working hard to get ready for my new show Pivot: The Art of Fashion! Rose Sellery and I have formed Pivot to bring fashion and art together with custom tailored events and innovative collaborations. We actively seek to aid in the professional development of our participants. Our first event is going to […]

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    Uncommon Threads opening tonight!

    September 4th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    I am so excited about the opening of Uncommon Threads! The idea of a retrospective of the last 10 years of FashionArt Santa Cruz was conceived by Rose Sellery but the exhibit has become about so much more than just what was on the runway! I can’t wait for others to see the depth and […]

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    Uncommon Threads

    August 29th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    If you remember awhile back that I said I spent a morning with 3 designers and Marla Novo, Curator of Collections at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, looking for inspiration. Well, that “inspiration” has resulted in 3 fabulous couture pieces from Rachel Riot, Miguel Marte and IB Bayo. These garments will be […]

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