Federica Belli takes an unexpected journey from product design to fashion Student Federica Belli arrived in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2010 when her husband began a business degree at U.C. Berkeley. Although the couple originally expected to stay for only two years, they’re still here! Last fall Federica began taking classes in the […]
Alison “Ali” Rasch started in the Cañada College fashion department in 1999—nearly 20 years ago. At the time she was a senior at Menlo-Atherton High School “ready to go to college.” She was interested in fashion design and managed to take courses at Cañada part-time while completing her high school diploma. Ali remembers taking Beginning Clothing […]
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 […]
Fit tips from Cañada fashion department faculty!
Eating a lot and looking cute just aren’t compatible. Or are they? …
What can we expect to see at NYFW in September? Industry professionals and our students make their predictions.
Whether designing a collection or deciding what to wear tomorrow, forecasting tools can help.
Cañada fashion department graduate José Rodriguez is proving himself to be a true asset at the world-renowned fabric store, Britex, in San Francisco.
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.
If you can read this, thank a teacher! 🙂 Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week and the wonderful faculty in the Cañada College Fashion Design & Merchandising Department.