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05.18.2020

The White T-Shirt Project

AD&D Alumni, Kaira Roos, created this unique t-shirt for The White T-Shirt Project. Created by Keyla Marquez, designers and artists…

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04.29.2020

Mask Mania

We are so grateful to have our community of faculty, staff, students and alumni all come together to use our…

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We are so grateful to have our community of faculty, staff, students and alumni all come together to use our skills to help the communities around us. So many of our AD&D family have stepped up during this time of need to sew masks for people who need them. We will continue to reach out to others in hopes to bring comfort and protection during these uncertain times. Thank you to all our AD&D network for your efforts and outreach to flatten the curve of this pandemic.

Special thanks to the following who have shared their experience with us and those that are still joining the cause.

Joanna Papke – Current student – 1000 Masks

Jennifer Forland – Current student – 50 for Crafters Against Covid on Facebook

Heather Zager – Alumni – 600+ Masks

Valerie Ford – Alumni – Assembled masks

Amber Durkoop – Alumni – Masks for patients of Swedish Medical. Making custom masks for sale for civilians.

Emilia Stuart – Alumni -“My latest project has been designing adult and child masks for patients at the clinic where I work.”

Rex Funk – Alumni – Making custom masks for civilians using cool and fun recycled fabrics.

Akrofi Adjumani – Alumni – Making cloth masks for sale on website. Made over 350 masks The masks are now for sale on his website at https://www.akrofiadjumani.com/product/face-mask-reusable-washable

Paige St-Pierre – Current student – 50 surgical masks a week to be distributed by the Lighthouse Uniform company King County Medical.

Deborah Skorstad – Alumni- assembled 46 masks for UW Biology Dept.

Taelin Ng –  Current student – Created patterns and assembled masks

Le’Ecia Farmer – Current student – Sewing masks

Catherine Palpallatoc – Alumni – Created patterns, and tutorials for a growing team of people working together to create masks kit bundles, and assemble. Masks going to multiple resources that need them.

Our Faculty:

Scott Moy – Full time faculty instructor has made more than 800 masks for tailor’s network via Lighthouse Uniforms for King County Medical.

Leah Watkins – Instructor – Sewing masks

Rebecca Johnston – Full Time Staff – Sewing masks

Dawn Smithson –Instructor – Sewing masks

Aumelina Delasiete – Instructor – Sewing masks

 

04.20.2020

LIMINAL – FASHION PORTFOLIO SHOWCASE 2020

We will be hosting our event remotely this year. More details coming soon!

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We will be hosting our event remotely this year. More details coming soon!

02.13.2020

Bodacious Bags!

Very impressive work on these soft luggage bags designed and construction by our 2nd Year students. Great job everyone! See…

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Very impressive work on these soft luggage bags designed and construction by our 2nd Year students. Great job everyone! See who designed them below.
1. Andre Palmer
2. Anthony James Keech
3. Amy Fortney
4. Ace Kieffer
5. Louise Blake
6. Olivia Masters
7. Torque Niemi
8. Paige St-Pierre
9. Punyanith Tangsiriruangrit
10. Anju Rani
11. Amor Silva
12. Mary Jo Blazina
13. Amy Bengtson
14. Michael West
15. Caroline Miller
16. Megan Cook
17. Denise Alonso
18. Jacquelin Fleckenstein
19. Erin Charbonneau
20. Rithee Yim
21. Jess Butler
22. Lysander Olson
23. Sarah Petterson
24. Alex Dudley
25. Sofia Walters
26. Lavender Oehler-Sandras

 

11.20.2019

Wonderful Wool

Our 1st year students worked tirelessly to create their first major construction project, 100% wool straight skirts. They learned industrial…

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Our 1st year students worked tirelessly to create their first major construction project, 100% wool straight skirts. They learned industrial techniques by applying details such as top-stitching, lining, back vent installation and lapped zippers. Beautiful job everyone!

 

11.19.2019

19th Century Paper Dresses

Our AD&D second year students had just two hours to collaborate and created different dress silhouettes from the 19th Century using paper, glue,…

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Our AD&D second year students had just two hours to collaborate and created different dress silhouettes from the 19th Century using paper, glue, staples, tape and talent. Working together, they showcased the amazing changes fashion has taken throughout history. It’s amazing what these designers can do!

11.04.2019

Happy Halloween 2019!

Happy Halloween 2019 from the School of Apparel Design & Development

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Happy Halloween 2019 from the School of Apparel Design & Development

09.30.2019

Apogee Runway Show Video

We are thrilled to share the Fashion Portfolio Showcase Runway: APOGEE. It was such a wonderful collaboration of students, industry…

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We are thrilled to share the Fashion Portfolio Showcase Runway: APOGEE. It was such a wonderful collaboration of students, industry professionals, models and volunteers.
Congratulations class of 2019, and a special thank you to our first year students who showcased garments in the runway show and all the people who helped make this event possible.

05.06.2019

APOGEE – Fashion Portfolio Showcase & Runway Event!

Hello, You are invited Thursday, June 13th from 3pm to 9pm to APOGEE - a Fashion Portfolio Showcase and celebration of unique…

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Hello,

You are invited Thursday, June 13th from 3pm to 9pm to APOGEE – a Fashion Portfolio Showcase and celebration of unique fashion designs, portfolios and a runway show featuring the School of Apparel Design & Development students. The event is FREE and you may come at any time. Runway show starts at 7:30pm and has first come, limited seating. No need to RSVP.

The event will take place at a new location this year! We are pleased to host our showcase at the Broadway Performance Hall at 1625 Broadway, Seattle WA 98122.

We are looking forward to sharing this special evening with you!

Apogee Schedule

3:00p to 5:00p – Meet the Designers & View the Collections and Portfolios

5:00p to 6:00p – Graduation Ceremony

6:00p to 7:30p – Happy Hour with food and beverages

7:30p to 8:30p – Runway Show