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2014 Fashion Show: What We Saw "Align" on the Runway

As dozens of models stepped onto the runway last Saturday night, the audience witnessed more than just a fresh debut of student work.They saw everything from bridal wear to kids fashion to ready-to-wear lines. They leaned in to see what was coming up next.NEWS: Designers 'Align' at U of M fashion show (Vita.mn)BLOG: Align Fashion Show (Jaimee Morse)But they also saw the culminating transition of 19 senior apparel design students leaving the classroom behind for the studios, galleries, and design firms these soon-to-be graduates will go on to join. When the last model left the stage and the lights went up, the audience saw 19 designers emerge onto take the first of many bows. PHOTOS: 46th Annual Fashion ShowThank…

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On the Runway + On Display: Align Fashion Show in Rapson Hall

The 46th annual apparel design fashion show, Align, took place on February 15, 2014 at 5:30 pm and 8:00 pm in Rapson Hall on the University of Minnesota East Bank campus. ALIGN PHOTOS: Coming SoonIf you missed the fashion show, you can still see Align: The Exhibition in the Goldstein Museum of Design's HGA Gallery. The exhibition provides a look at the designs, which include childrenswear, bridal, ready-to-wear, science fiction, and conceptual statement pieces using everything from hand dyed and hand knit pieces to digital printing and wearable technology.Align is a capstone experience for apparel design seniors who participated in a fall semester studio-based class dedicated to creating and producing the spring event. "Align represents the culmination of our…

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