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Hero Professor Zane Powles Models Kurt Geiger’s “Be Kind” Fashion Designs

Grimsby’s hero teacher Zane Powles appeared in an online campaign for a major fashion brand on the topic of kindness to each other. The West Elementary School teacher features prominently on the website of designer label Kurt Geiger, modeling its fall and winter range. In one of her ‘People Empowered’ stories, former Grenadier Guard Zane […]

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Houston community sets up GoFundMe to help Mr. Santos Fashion Designs shut down due to pandemic

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) – A economic report by Yelp shows that about 800 small businesses are closing each day due to the pandemic and ranks Houston as the 6th hardest-hit metropolitan area in the United States. Santos Cavazos owned Mr. Santos Fashion Designs for almost 40 years. “Nothing makes my day like having a client […]

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Greenwood turns fashion designs into public street art with new Mahota Textiles mural

SULPHUR, Oklahoma – Artist Chickasaw Brent Greenwood, with help from his son Me-Way-Seh Hunter Greenwood, put the finishing touches on a downtown Sulfur mural inspired by Mahota Textiles on Saturday, October 17. Pedestrians and drivers can see the colorful public art around the corner of Muskogee Ave. and West 3rd St. – on the brick […]

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Village Gallery will showcase Suzen Brackell’s fashion designs

Just in time for the start of the fall season, the local artists’ village gallery will feature fashion designer Suzen Brackell during the month of September. The cooler temperature may motivate to put away summer clothes and look for something colorful and stylish to refresh last year’s fall wardrobe. Brackell is the founding member of […]

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Back to basics for the magnificent fashion creations of Aoife

What happens when you specialize in beautiful wedding dresses but no one gets married due to a global pandemic? We diversify and that’s exactly what a local businesswoman did. Well-known Ohpelia Bridal founder Aoife O’Broin has turned her talents to fashion design and creates stunning womenswear from her studio in Mornington. “I opened Ophelia 12 […]

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Meet the artist who turns inflatable dolls into fashion creations

Designer Nicole Daddona has created a line of handbags from inflatable dolls. Nicole daddona Nicole Daddona, who comes on Friday, is 32, lives in Los Angeles and is, as she puts it, “an artist, comedian, fashion designer, filmmaker and toy designer” who has created a popular line of inflatable dolls. If you’ve ever dreamed of […]

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Jessan Macatangay creates fashion designs from drapes and chair frames

Central Saint Martins graduate Jessan Macatangay incorporated deconstructed chairs into his striking fashion collection, to symbolize how people carry the weight of personal struggles. Entitled Finding Beauty and Power in Struggle, the collection is made up of five different looks that gradually become lighter and less bulky, as they gradually include less furniture elements. Each […]

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Ximon Lee on her club-inspired and gender-fluid fashion designs

It seems fashion design, in Lee’s opinion, should work like an elusive dress code in the world’s most notorious club: it’s not as blatant as just dressing in black. Functionality, portability, and texture are what signals affiliation with nightlife, rather than obvious aesthetic cues. “You can integrate [a reference] in a collection and some people […]

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Malawi: Unavailability of fabrics affecting prices and creativity of Malawian fashion models

Fashion design is one of Malawi’s fastest growing industries among young people. However, the high prices of locally produced products have been an obstacle to the growth of the industry. Speaking in separate interviews, three of Malawi’s top fashion designers attributed the challenge to the unavailability of high-quality fabrics in the country. “The challenge of […]