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Ugly Christmas Sweaters Have Never Looked So Good

Have you received an invitation to an ugly Christmas sweater party yet? If not, there’s most likely an upcoming occasion where a holiday sweater would come in handy. If you […]

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Alumni Update: Felita Wirawan

Felita Wirawan, 2013 BFA Fashion Design alumna, is taking big risks that are paying off. Born and raised in Jakarta, Indonesia, Felita Wirawan is making quite the name for herself […]

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Fashion design scholarship winner’s inspiring road to the Academy

Sam Shan’s path to the Fashion Design program at Academy of Art University is a little different than most. His is a story of courage, perseverance and a long road […]

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Going Green

With the annual San Francisco Green Festival at Fort Mason just around the corner (Nov. 14-16, details at the bottom of this post), we started thinking about the intersection of sustainability and fashion. […]

Jenny Hoang Neiman Marcus Spread

Jenny Hoang, BFA Fashion Design in Neiman Marcus October Issue

Jenny Hoang, BFA Fashion Design, was featured in a spread for Neiman Marcus’ “The Book”, The October Issue. “I have great interest in machinery, gears, rusted metal-something fierce and unexpected.” […]

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Alumni Update: Rinat Brodach Presents First Collection at Fashion Week

Rinat Brodach, 2010 BFA Fashion Design alumna, has been very busy since she was awarded with a year long internship in Paris after her senior year. Since then she attended The Chambre Syndicale […]

Photo by Isabella Bejarano, MFA Photography (May 2013)

Watch the MBFW Fashion Show LIVE tonight!

We’re only a few hours away from the Academy of Art University Spring 2015 runway show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week! Can’t make it to the show tonight? No worries, we have an exclusive […]

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Mark Your Calendar for the MBFW Spring 2015 Live Webcast!

  We’re just over a week away from our Spring 2015 runway show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week! This season’s twelve designers are putting the final touches on their collections, eagerly anticipating the moment all of their […]


2014 Graduation Fashion Show Designers: Bowen Quan, Yucen Wavy Tang, and Yuko Okudaira

“As a Fashion Designer I am interested in innovation, forward thinking, and creatively inspired designs for women’s wear. My approach is to transform concepts into well designed collections, such as theme, idea, […]


2014 Graduation Fashion Show Designers: Jaide Lennox Folger, Lisa Voong, and Zoe Cope

Jaide Lennox Folger, BFA Fashion Design student, is originally from Apple Valley, CA. She has experience working for AllSaints, Levi Strauss & Co., and a San Francisco Jeremy’s Dept. Store. […]