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Grace Rakauskas: Pieced

Pieced is an exploration in incorporating care and love into clothing. Too often our belongings are taken for granted – creating vast amounts of waste....

Lauren Stilwell: Grounded

After moving to Brooklyn for six months and not knowing anyone, it is easy for the city to feel foreign and lonely. However, in certain...

Lisa Hoang: Clarity

My name is Lisa Hoang and I am from Charlotte, NC. For my senior collection I was inspired by the William Forsythe exhibit “Scattered Crowds.”...

Madison Farrior: Lost & Found

I am a senior studying at North Carolina State University, currently pursuing my dream of becoming a fashion and textile designer. Over time, I have...

Ana Sofia Olaechea: Recarga

“Energy cannot be created or destroyed, it can only be transferred or change from one form to another” – Law of conservation of Energy Recarga...

Casey Stein: Combat Zone

Whether big or small, war has had its impact on us personally and globally. However, with war there’s those who do not believe in what...

Catherine Joyce: Letters from Home

Words have the power to change us, mold us, break us, and renew us. Often we become the words that people say because we see...

Caitlin Hill: Through the Seasons

The backbone of my collection stems from a personal passion for bridal gowns. I have known for most of my time at NC State that...

Anna Beth Gawarecki: Mental Material

For my senior collection, I am drawing from a deeply personal source. I have suffered from anxiety and bouts of depression for nearly the past...

Sarah Mraz: The Modern Nomad

A fashion design student from the suburbs of Philadelphia, I have always had a passion for art and design. As a teenager I taught myself...

Erin Gustafson: Havana Haven

My collection is inspired by the recent geopolitical shift between the United States and Cuba.  With the easing of five decades of trade and travel...

Sharae Hines: Feminine Prestige

The inspiration behind this collection of fabrics and garments stems from New York glamour during the 1950’s. Inspired by the resurgence of haute couture, clothing...

Jenna DeCandio: Immerse

My collection, immerse, is inspired by photos I captured while traveling abroad. Immerse articulates a combination of smooth flowing textures and colors juxtaposed with linear...

Bonny Allison: Surf & Turf

My collection is inspired by the everyday outdoor enthusiast that appreciates design as much as they require functionality, yet isn’t willing to sacrifice one over...

Cameron Blake: Time Warped

My collection is inspired by the aging of materials and how they are transformed by natural elements over time. I am intrigued by the many...

Heather Nixon: Refresh

My collection is inspired by the beauty found in nature, specifically the components of marine life. Taking this inspiration further, this resort wear collection will...

Madeline Kamal: Sissone

My collection is inspired by the strength and fragility of classical ballet, as this has always been one of my favorite art forms. I am...

Halie Parker: Fused Hemispheres

This interior collection consists of woven, knit and digitally printed textiles. The textiles in the collection were designed to create an effective workspace for both...

Catherine Leavitt: A Call to the World

My collection is inspired by pop culture and its influences, specifically pop art and music. I have been intrigued by music created over the last...

Jamie Harvey: Progression

My name is Jamie Harvey and I am from Cornelius, NC. The historical designs and natural change of architecture overtime is where I draw my...