fashion show

Student designers set to showcase creations at Mom’s Weekend Fashion Show

By Sarah Appel, CAHNRS Academic Programs This weekend, 16 WSU seniors will watch their designs walk the runway at the 36th annual Mom’s Weekend Fashion Show. After months and years of hard work, the students will watch their diplomas get closer with each step. The fashion show is this Friday, April 12, at 6:00 pm in […]

Graphic design from poster, showing an out of focus woman in an orange and red painted dress surrounded by orange and red dots with the word Emerge in script.

Design student uses love of sustainability to inspire fashion show lineup

By Sarah Appel, CAHNRS Academic Programs It’s that one t-shirt most people have. The one that jumps out at an unsuspecting shopper who can’t resist but fork over money for the piece of clothing. After being worn three times, the shirt is stretched and faded. This type of clothing is what inspired senior WSU Apparel, […]

Hoblin runs a piece of gray fabric through a sewing machine.

Senior design student draws on her own life force as inspiration for fashion show line-up

By Sarah Appel, CAHNRS Academic Programs “I want my people to feel powerful. I want them to put on my clothes and feel as though that they could take over the world,” said WSU student Madison Norman. Madison, a Fashion Design major, is one of the 16 senior designers preparing to have their designs walk the […]

Madison wears a hat and t-shirt, posing with a phanny pack stuffed full of thread, needles, and other sewing and design equipment.

WSU Students Dedicate Fashion Lines to Mothers for Mom’s Weekend Fashion Show

PULLMAN, Wash.—When Washington State University senior Casey Burnette graduated from Corvallis (Mont.) High School four years ago, her mother, Elizabeth Weis, wrote in a letter to her daughter, “Baby horse, I can’t wait to see your first clothing line.” Burnette, now preparing to graduate again, created her first fashion line for the WSU Mom’s Weekend […]