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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.”...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Mia Pitillo: La Feminite

As a designer, I am fascinated by how the world views the idea of beauty. I believe that this is most present in gender roles....

Catherine Blazer: The Rise and Fall of the Rose

“The Rise and Fall of the Rose” is a womenswear collection inspired by the beautiful but ephemeral rose. My collection begins with a simple silhouette...

Anna Philomena: Merrymakers

Merrymakers is an ode to a child’s unrestrained imagination interlacing with the realities of adulthood.  It takes influence from John Bauer and Elsa Beskow’s Swedish...