Fashion Design Curriculum Highlight: Senior Collection

It all starts with months of summer research and a concept. At least that’s how senior fashion design students at Jefferson approach the beginnings of their senior capstone classes, called “Collection”. After...

Experimental Fashion Debuts at Design X Fashion Show

Packing peanuts, trash bags, and Q-tips are generally not thought of as “fashionable”. However, they do make a prominent appearance on the runway at the Annual Design X fashion show. Design X features...

Interview with a Fashion Design Management Graduate Student Vanessa Fath

Vanessa Fath is an alumna of Jefferson University and currently in her first semester of the Master of Science in Fashion Design Management Program. Her unique experience with both undergraduate and graduate...

Playing in the Classroom Inspires Student Creativity

On Monday, in Jefferson’s Advanced CAD class, I challenged my Junior & Senior Fashion Design students through a series of timed chal­lenges to provide them with the prime environment for creative...

Fashion Design



Senior Fashion Design student Dwayne Smith recently dropped a collection for his brand in collaboration with the e-commerce retailer SHEIN. His brand, Duane Smith, focuses […]

Projects & Student Portfolios

Julianne Rodriguez | BS Fashion, Fall 2020

Julianne Rodriguez’s senior collection focuses on transitioning the wearer from Zoom meetings to post-COVID life. This collection focuses on comfort and layering to make cozy […]

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