Septuagenarian student Ruthie Callahan is a master triathlete whose hard work pays off in fashion as well as athletics. We wanted to know more about Ruthie and her many accomplishments. Cañada Fashion Department (CFD): You’re a very accomplished athlete. Tell us about the triathlons you compete in. RC: I started at age 49 doing sprint […]
The feeling of silk on your skin, a flash of color when you toss your jacket over your shoulder. A good lining is one of the great joys of sewing and fashion.
A funny thing happened a few weeks ago: At least a third of our Tailoring students showed the Sapporo Coat by Papercut Patterns as their final project. What is it about this coat? The Sapporo’s cocoon silhouette with diagonal seaming flatters any figure, and it can be made for cold or warm seasons, depending on […]
Smiles and laughter were in plentiful supply yesterday as students in the Tailoring classes (beginning and advanced) gave their final presentations. Students must show a completed jacket or coat that fits them perfectly and has a lining. Their projects frequently take all semester and sometimes 100 or more hours to complete, but the results are […]
Students show their final garments in Tailoring as the winter semester draws to a close.
Get registered for Fall 2016 classes now. Courses begin on Wednesday, August 17.
Finished tailoring jackets from the Fall 2015 semester.
Tailoring muslins give us and our students a sneak peak at what our students’ final jackets will look like.