Posts Tagged fashion

First Lady Wears an Alumnus’s Design in India

At the start of her trip to India with President Obama on January 25, First Lady Michelle Obama looked stunning in a printed crepe dress and a silk-and-wool cutaway coat from the spring 2015 collection of Bibhu Mohapatra, Fashion Design ’99. “This is a major moment for me and my brand,” he told WWD. “I…

Rep. Maloney Lauds Fashion Industry at FIT

U.S. Representative Carolyn B. Maloney chose FIT as the site of a February 6 press conference to announce a report that she developed with the congressional Joint Economic Committee, showing that New York Fashion Week contributes $856 million to the metropolitan area, more than the U.S. Open ($700 million), last year’s Super Bowl ($500 million),…

ROGER HINDS
Marketing: Fashion and Related Industries ’87; Apparel Production Management ’83

ROGER HINDS has been a patternmaker, sample-maker, dress designer, and tailor in Boston since 1996. With his business, Hinds Lines and Designs, the Trinidadian jack-of-all-trades helps fashion designers evolve their ideas from sketch to final product. He also creates custom formal wear for men and women. Featured Photo: A men’s dress shirt that Hinds helped…