EDGExposition

31 Designers and the Art of Transformation Defined by Them

31 fashion designers showcased their collection at The Art of Transformation Defined by You fashion show presented by the Art Institute of California [Ai].  For the first time, four southern Ai California campuses [of Argosy University] joined forces to produce one phenomenal show featuring final collections from graduating and recently graduated students. Claudine Papillon, CA […]

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thrEaDGE

Models, Make-Up, & Mayhem? Backstage at Fashion Week

A bit of chaos and confusion may be expected in contrast to a slick, sleek, and orderly fashion show.  We see the glamour and glitz in front of the stage, but what goes on behind-the-scenes [bts] requires  precision ‘military like’ planning, enormous preparation, and an experienced team of professionals to pull it off.  The goal:  implement a […]

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sustainable EDGE

The Visual Story Behind The Story – Fair Trade Fashion Show

‘Young optimists’ ages of 18 – 34 are the most engaged on sustainability. 2/3 actively buy sustainable brands and 1/4 always consider the social and environmental ethics of brands when making purchasing decisions. 67% say they recommend brands that behave responsibly. Ethical Fashion Forum – The Future of Fashion in Facts and Figures. The story of […]

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EDGExposition, thrEaDGE

The Making of a Fashion Show. . .

. . . as witnessed at the recent LA Fashion Week Concept LA show.  This was not your ordinary ‘runway’ event.  The visual execution, although not a new concept, was museum/galleryesque staging where the models artistically posed as mannequins with a choreographed movement.  This was tastefully presented by the Camila X Castillo show. This artist […]

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