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[Photos + Video] Design Intersections 2013

At a time when design plays a growing role in business success, there remains a communications gap between design production and design leadership. How do you bridge it? Greg Van Bellinger (B.S. Apparel '88), Hardlines Design Director at Target, spoke at Design Intersections on Thursday, May 2 about what it takes to bring strategic, thoughtful design to the marketplace. Images from the May 2013 eventDesign Intersections is a series of presentations by designers and representatives from other disciplines regarding the consequences and potential for design-induced change. Susan Sokolowski (Ph.D. DHA '99) will speak at Design Intersections in October 2013. Visit the Design Intersections website for more information.More stories from the College of Design:Barry Kudrowitz on Food, Space, and 3D…

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[Photos] 45th Annual Senior Fashion Show: Flux

The 45th Annual Senior Fashion Show: Flux featured collections developed, constructed, and put on the runway by 17 apparel design seniors from the College of Design. The student-produced fashion show was a capstone experience, with collections ranging from unconventional to ready to wear to costumes for kids.  “We’re set free and can create basically anything that we want, which is really exciting and freeing,” said senior Lucie Mulligan in an interview with Citypages. “It’s also terrifying because it’s the first time that the fashion industry and people other than your close friends and family are going to see your designs.”See the results and view more photos from the runway our Facebook page.Word on the Street:”There were beats bumpin’, lists…

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You're Invited to FLUX: the 45th Annual Senior Fashion Show

Apparel design students are busy preparing for their 45th Annual Senior Fashion Show: FLUX. The runway will be buzzing on Saturday, February 16th at 5:30pm and 8:00pm in Rapson Hall featuring collections by senior apparel design students, along with designs by sophomore and junior students. Everything ranging from children’s wear and lifestyle clothing to bridal looks and plus size fashion will be on display.   The seniors participated in a studio-based-class dedicated to creating and producing FLUX, led by Professor  Elizabeth Bye (DHA). The final studio was devoted to conceptualize and develop each designer’s individual style and strengths, while simultaneously working as a group to plan the fashion show. Each student worked with an industry mentor during the process. The collections represents the…

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