Fashion Futures 2016, the student produced annual fashion show that took place at Royale in Boston in May, lives on in this feature story on Mount Ida’s best designers in the Boston Globe.
In addition to this online story and photo gallery, the three regional sections of the Boston Sunday Globe on July 10, 2016, ran the story, each highlighting students from the area.
In Globe West, Sarah Anzalone and Hannah Smith, both from Upton, spoke about their plans.
For Sarah it’s having multiple boutiques starting in Boston. “I want to put fashion and technology together,” says Sarah.
Hannah has set her career goals on costume design, theater, movie sets, music videos and stylists. In Globe South, Hannah Labonte, a Fashion Industry Marketing and Management major of Norton says “I hope to be behind the scenes of fashion shows, planning, styling and doing public relations.
Globe North featured Lowell’s Adrianna Colon who looks for comfort in fashion and who spoke about her collection inspired by a Puerto Rican folk tale, while Fatima Brooks, also from Lowell told the Globe, “Clothing is a little bit superficial, but it can boost self-confidence make you feel better about yourself.”