Students Showcase Designs at 34th Annual Fashion Show–Photo Gallery
On April 27, California State University, Northridge apparel design and merchandising students displayed their work in the 34th annual TRENDS Fashion Show. Sixteen graduating students showcased collections and competed for prizes at the event, hosted by TRENDS, the campus’ student fashion organization, and produced by the fashion production class. Here, a regal design by Melissa Hill wows the audience. Photo by Lee Choo.
A design by student Elisane Becker draws attention in the packed Northridge Center. Photo by Lee Choo.
Judges from the fashion industry critiqued the collections and selected first, second and third place winners, who received prizes donated by Fashion Supplies, Inc. The judges were, from left to right: Shirley Warren, associate professor of apparel design and merchandising; Ann Fitzpatrick, Director, Fifth Avenue Club, Saks Fifth Avenue Beverly Hills; Sonja Motley, Stylist, Clutter Free Closet; Kerry Bennett, Vice President, Marketing and Communications, HauteLook.com; Charlotte Toates, Executive Assistant, Barbara Fields Buying Office; Hourman Salem, Founder and CEO, Salem Holdings Company; and Cynthia Sakai, Designer, Vita Fede. Photo by Lee Choo.
A design by student Muzi Qiao. Photo by Lee Choo.
Roia Noor (far left) walks behind models displaying her collection. Photo by Lee Choo.
Emil Sleman walks with models wearing his designs. Sleman took home the show’s second place prize. Photo by Lee Choo.
Model’s wearing the collection designed by Amparo Vasquez, the shows first place winner, walk the runway. Photo by Lee Choo.