Department faculty Ronda Chaney, Peggy Perruccio and Kathleen Lorist attended the June show of the Fashion Market Northern California. This highly respected trade show happens right in our backyard—at the San Mateo Event Center—making it very convenient for Cañada faculty and students to check out. There you can get an insider’s view into the business […]
Our fearless leader Ronda Chaney is unmatched in the field of fashion education, particularly when it comes to impeccable construction. She is co-author of the book Make It Your Own and has written for such publications as Sewing Update, Serger Update, Sew News, F.I.T. Review and Singer Sewing Books. She has also appeared on the nationally syndicated television program America Sews. Here she shares […]
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Annette Shankar found a great internship at Janet Ghilarducci’s couture dressmaking shop, which turned into a dream job!
Gita Winjaya, originally from Indonesia, came all the way to California to study fashion at Cañada College. Find out how she likes the program so far and what her future plans are.
It was a full house as audience members drank in over 20 presentations of students’ red carpet designs. Attendees also saw roughly 20 more students receive their A.S. degrees or certificates.