Design Direction, Pattern Making, Sample & Production Sewing, Business Management, Photoshoot Management & Styling
Awards: SS'09 International Design Award Winner - Prêt-a-Porter category
Institute of Dress was an independent women’s clothing line that was based bicoastal, NYC/PDX. All designs were patterned and produced in-house, hand dyed and managed by myself and a business partner. There were 2 seasons for this line, FW’09 and SS’09. The SS’09 line won the Prét-a-Porter catagory of the IDA (Independent Design Awards).