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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...

Lauren West: Pareidolia

My collection is inspired by Rorschach inkblot tests, which tap into individuals subconscious and reveal aspects of their personality. Titled Pareidolia, a psychological phenomenon involving...

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...

Rysa Ruth: Mystique

I am from Tallahassee, Florida and came to NC State to study fashion design. This collection is inspired by a group of photos that are...

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...

Kari Senter: The Grand Getaway

Having grown up abroad, flying always played a major role in my life. In addition to getting me from one home to another, it was...

Jayce Arnette: Restorative Illumination

As an out-of-state student from Nashville, Tennessee, I am thrilled to be a part of the Wilson College of Textiles here at NC State. My...

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...