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Celina Enriquez: New York Diary Day 3

Thursday, January 8th: Bright and early—7 AM— Busara and I got up and out of our very comfortable, warm beds to get ready for the Internship Fair! We met Michelle […]


MBFW Fall 2015 Designer Spotlight: Xue Yang and Oom Terdpravat

Xue Yang, MFA Fashion Design, and Oom Terdpravat, MFA Fashion Design and Textile Design, will present a collaborative collection at New York Fashion Week that has all the beauty and […]

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VIDEO: The Making of SHOP657

Watch how the  Shop657 retail store came together as the result of the hard work of School of Fashion students. Senior Director of Fashion Merchandising Keanan Duffty is joined by visitors from Nike, […]


Celina Enriquez: New York Diary Day 2

Wednesday, January 7th: 9 AM Busara and I arrived (okay, we got lost taking the subway and arrived a few minutes late) at the Kohl’s Open House at their design […]

Photo by Bob Toy

MBFW Fall 2015 Designer Spotlight: Paulina Susana Romero Valdez

To say Paulina Susana Romero Valdez, MFA Fashion Design, put a lot of thought into her Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week collection would be an understatement. Her collection, “It’s Only Heritage,” has […]


Celina Enriquez: New York Diary Day 1

I had never been to New York City. I always said “Oh, I’m going to go someday soon, I’m sure.” But I never thought “soon” would be three weeks after […]


MBFW Fall 2015 Designer Spotlight: Tam Nguyen and Han Tang

This collaborative collection from MFA Textile Design student Tam Nguyen and MFA Fashion Design student Han Tang explores the beauty behind mold and peeling paint and examines how the natural […]

From left to right: Senior Director of Fashion Merchandising Keanan Duffty, Celina Enriquez, Michelle Hendrawan, Martin Evensen, and Busara Boussard. Photo courtesy of YMA-FSF.

School of Fashion Merchandising and Fashion Design Students Win YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund

On January 7th, four School of Fashion Merchandising students were honored at the annual YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund (FSF) Geoffrey Beene National Scholarship Awards Dinner at New York’s Waldorf Astoria hotel. Fashion Merchandising […]

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Alumni Update: Pinar Badur

Pinar Badur, 2007 MFA Fashion Merchandising, now has her own company, Gazel. Gazel is a family run company that sells handmade, unique gifts. Pinar Badur’s passion has always been jewelry […]


Alumni Update: Zhao Wu of VOIDTHEBRAND

In Fall of 2011, partners Zhao Wu and Chenling Fan co-launched VOIDTHEBRAND in San Francisco. The collaborators’ biggest hope for their new fashion line was to create an “honest product,” and so they looked to local factories and fabric […]