Tag Archives: fashion show

Revive Fashion Show Fundraiser

Xochil will be creating a dress designed with re-purposed materials to be shown and auctioned in the REVIVE Fashion Show Fundraiser on October 6th, 2019.   re•vive (verb) - restore to life or consciousness - regain life, consciousness, or strength - give new strength or energy to Join us for an all-ages fashion show fundraiser…
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The “Project Runway Effect”

This idea has been on my mind for the last couple weeks, in part because of a few different but related, recent conversations with clients and potential clients, and in part because it's NYFW, and the glamorous side of the business is on full display. The concept behind what I call, the "Project Runway Effect,"…
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Press: Unity in Diversity Fashion Show

I had the opportunity to produce a fashion show at the Foundation Room at House of Blues Chicago, while still a student. I created looks using re-designed t-shirts, hats, accessories and other materials, and invited two of my friends and classmates, Crystal Ocegueda and Casey Cox, to join me. After the show, we had our…
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Press: Chicago Sun Times – Co-Ed Couture

I participated in the student fashion show at The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago, and imagine my surprise to find that the show, and my Feathered Femmes collection, were featured in a large full color photo in the article "Co-Ed Couture" in the Chicago Sun Times! My designs featured re-purposed fedora feathers in red…
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