It was all smiles and laughter last week when Costanza Menchi and Cañada students got together for a reunion celebration. Costanza, a fashion historian specializing in Italian fashion, has been our guide for the Study Abroad in Italy course the past three years. Costanza’s warm and engaging personality make her informative lectures and tours a true pleasure. […]
Last Friday faculty, staff, family members and friends of the department all gathered to celebrate our students’ achievements. And what achievements they were—from degrees and certificates, to scholarships and contest prizes! The Cocktail Dress Challenge winners were finally revealed, after entries were carefully scrutinized by a panel of 32 judges. The judging panel consisted of Cañada […]
Each spring the fashion department holds a contest featuring student work. Students are given a theme and a list of requirements they must adhere to. This year our students were asked to make a cocktail dress, using fabrics from a “mystery package” they picked up from the department. They were to use at least half […]
You never know what you’ll find on the fabulous free table. Find out what some of our students have discovered there recently.
Student Faamanu Noa is new to the fashion department but not to Cañada College!
Student’s artistic talents are many. Perhaps fashion will allow her to combine them into a unique career.
Students in the History of Fashion class learn there’s more to a real toga party than wearing bed sheets and drinking beer!
What are the Cañada fashion students wearing this semester?
Students show their final garments in Tailoring as the winter semester draws to a close.
To student Adam Charron traditional definitions of fashion and gender are not clear-cut, and any rules related to them are meant to be broken.