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1Samantha Rathman (right) at FSF Annual Awards Dinner in New York City (Courtesy of YMA)
Samantha Rathman (right) at FSF Annual Awards Dinner in New York City (Courtesy of YMA)
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Styling Network Meet Up Being Held Tomorrow!

If you’ve taken a walk around the Polk building over the past weeks you’ve probably come across some posters promoting the Styling Meet Up. Well that day is almost upon […]

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“Make/Use” Exhibition Aims at Reducing the Fashion Industry’s Environmental Footprint

How often does this happen to you: you buy a plethora of, say, sweaters in the winter and then when the summer heat rolls around you find yourself throwing out […]

Samantha Rathman (right) at FSF Annual Awards Dinner in New York City (Courtesy of YMA)

Meet the Spring 2016 Interns: Samantha Rathman

Spring 2016 School of Fashion PR & Special Events intern and BFA Fashion Merchandising student, Samantha Rathman, is refreshingly down to earth despite having grown up with a famous NFL […]

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Larissa Hadjio Launches New Ready-to-Wear Collection

Larissa Hadjio has the kind of nonchalant cool factor that can’t be attained by everyone. Wearing a jumpsuit and white vans, she exuded laid back confidence at last Thursday’s launch […]

The designers, Kara and Try, wearing their Spring 2015 line. Image Courtesy: Try Sutrisno.

Introducing Dara

Young and Pure. These two words, when simply translated to the Bahasa language, are equivalent to the word Dara. That is how Academy of Art University fashion student Try Sutrisno […]


Winter Prep 101: Blanket Scarves

Winter is in the air! I can feel the crisp breeze and the temperatures slowly going down and I’m actually really loving it. I know us Californians are such weenies […]


Meet Agustin Sanders. Interior designer of the 601 Brannan Cafe.

Agustin Sanders, one of my favorite teachers at Academy of Art University. He is an interior designer and an artist. He always brings his passion for art into his designs. […]


Seven Academy of Art University Students Win YMA FSF Scholarships

In spite of stiff competition this year, the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund (FSF) was pleased to announce seven winners from Academy of Art University, all of whom made the trek to New York City […]


ARTS THREAD Launches an Education Board!

ARTS THREAD has introduced its own Education Board of experts within the creative education industry to ever-increase their support of students and recent graduates within art and design to enable […]


Custom-Made: Patched Denim Jacket

One morning, as usual I was browsing the internet and I saw this picture on the  Zara website! The denim patched jacket on their website grabbed my attention immediately and of course […]