Saturday, September 21, 2013

Fashion Design Students in the Recycled Fashion Show

Recycled Fashion Show presented by Downtown Dallas Inc was held at the Pegasus Plaza Stage on Friday, September 20. Junior student Ariel received 2nd Place; Kanupriya Pande, a 2nd year graduate student, won 1st prize in the designer category.

(Ariel Sanford and her yellow dress made of recycled fabrics)

Kanupriya Pande, her garment is inspired by the "sustainable", "eco", "green", and "ethical" Slow Fashion movement. Made out of used cotton “sari” and embellished with traditional “BANDHEEJ” (mechanical resist) technique, garment surface has plant seeds to create texture. 

(model: Rebekah Kilpatrick, photographer: Candace Moore)