Fashion Design

Awards

Our fashion design students win a plethora of awards every year - take a look at a few of our recent stars.

2018

ELEVEN JEFFERSON STUDENTS WIN YMA AWARDS

Fashion Designs on Runway

2018 FASHION SHOW AWARDS

CARSON KRESSLEY AWARD
Most Ready for Retail
Kelsey Fickes, Collection One

COATES BROTHERS CLOTHING AWARD
Excellence in Workmanship and Quality/Senior Collection
Tiffanni Hinds, Collection Two

COLLECTION XIIX AWARD
Collaborative Textile Design for Womenswear
Lexie Kline, Collection One
Patricia Lemke

DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARD
for Innovative Shapes and Silhouettes in a Senior Collection
Alexandra Pizzigoni, Collection Two

DESTINATION MATERNITY AWARD
Design Excellence in a Sportswear Collection
Alyssa Manna, Collection Two

FASHION DESIGN FACULTY AWARD
Excellence in Design
Lea Paul

2018 fashion show

FIA AWARDS
Best of Show
Dalton Wade Reidenbach
Best Senior Collection
Alexandra Pizzigoni, Collection Two
Best Senior Collection, Honorable Mention:
Keren Espina, Collection Two

JOAN CALABRESE AWARD
Design Excellence in Childrenswear
Carly McAndrew

LI & FUNG AWARD
for Design Excellence by a Junior
Allegra Pronesti
Honorable Mention:
Katelyn Adamson

MIKE TERNOSKY OBEY AWARD
for Most Creative Collection
Yee Fang Ho, Collection Two

NEXUS LEARNING AWARD
A Collaborative Design Initiative
Alana McHugh, Collection Two
Emily Olsen
Jiyoung Park
Zarinah Nuri

NICHOLAS LOUIS PALUMBO AWARD
Design Excellence in Menswear
Carly Brisach, Collection Two

SCHOOL OF DESIGN AND ENGINEERING AWARD
Outstanding Senior Design Student
Patricia Corine Franklin

2018 fashion show

STUART WEITZMAN AWARD
for Excellence in an Eveningwear or Bridal Collection
Lex Sado and Danielle Frere, Collection Two

THE EVELYN AND PAUL KNUDSEN RED DRESS AWARD
for Excellence by a Junior
Vanessa Fath

THE WOOLMARK COMPANY AWARD
for Textile Innovation
Lex Sado, Collection Two
Nina de Vassal

UNITED FABRICS AWARD
Original Jacquard Textile Design
Emily Olsen for Alana McHugh’s Collection One

2017

VIVIAN COOPER WINS TOP YMA AWARD FOR $35,000

Vivian Cooper YMA winner

2017 FASHION SHOW AWARDS

AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE
In an Eveningwear or Bridal Collection: Jonathan Cantu

CARSON KRESSLEY AWARD
Most Ready for Retail: Julia Pogue

COATES BROTHERS CLOTHING AWARD
Excellence in Workmanship and Quality/Senior Collection: Maria Balestino

COLLECTION XIIX AWARD
Collaborative Textile Design for Womenswear: Tae’lor Lambert, Becky Flax and Soumya Mohanty

DESTINATION MATERNITY AWARD
Design Excellence in a Sportswear Collection: Vivian Cooper

Fashion Show

DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARD
In Performance Apparel: Ashlee Bowers

FASHION DESIGN FACULTY AWARD
Excellence in Design: Arleny Corona

FASHION INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION AWARDS
Best of Show: Madison Chamberlain
Best Senior Collection: Maria Balestino
Best Senior Collection–Honorable Mention: Madison Chamberlain

JOAN CALABRESE AWARD
Excellence in Childrenswear: Vanessa Fath

MIKE TERNOSKY OBEY AWARD
For Most Creative Collection: Micah Ohno

N.A.M.S.B. FOUNDATION AWARD INC.
Joseph Klein Award for Excellence in Menswear Design: Huyen Doan

NEXUS LEARNING AWARD
A Collaborative Design Initiative: Maria Leigh Palantino and Regan Marriner

Fashion Show

NICHOLAS LOUIS PALUMBO AWARD
Outstanding Design by a Junior Fashion Design Student: Keren Espina

SCHOOL OF DESIGN AND ENGINEERING AWARD
Outstanding Senior Design Student: Amie Dews

THE WOOLMARK COMPANY AWARD
For Student Innovation: Maria Leigh Palantino and Regan Marriner

UNITED FABRICS AWARD
Original Jacquard Textile Design: Oluwabusola Duroshola

2016

2016 FASHION SHOW AWARDS

AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE
In an Eveningwear or Bridal Collection: Jessica Griffin

CARSON KRESSLEY AWARD
Most Ready for Retail: Sierra Rocco

COATES BROTHERS CLOTHING AWARD
Excellence in Workmanship and Quality/Senior Collection: Maria D’Agostino

COLLECTION XIIX AWARD
Collaborative Textile Design for Womenswear: Danielle Doscher and Megan Kohl

DESTINATION MATERNITY AWARD
Design Excellence in a Sportswear Collection: Deanna Kennedy

FASHION DESIGN FACULTY AWARD
Excellence in Design: Danielle Clark

FASHION INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION AWARDS
Best of Show: Huyen Doan
Best Senior Collection: Huyen Doan
Best Senior Collection Honorable Mention: Wenting Zhang

FRANK AGOSTINO AWARD
Eveningwear Award for Excellence in Design and Execution: Jonathan Cantu

JOAN CALABRESE AWARD
Excellence in Childrenswear: Lea Paul

MIKE TERNOSKY OBEY AWARD
For Most Creative Collection: Cassie O’Toole

N.A.M.S.B. FOUNDATION AWARD INC.
Joseph Klein Award for Excellence in Menswear Design: May He

NEXUS LEARNING AWARD
A Collaborative Design Initiative: Cassie O’Toole, Brett Udovich and Sarah Mersky

NICHOLAS LOUIS PALUMBO AWARD
Outstanding Design by a Junior Fashion Design Student: Maria Balestino

SCHOOL OF DESIGN AND ENGINEERING AWARD
Outstanding Senior Design Student: Carly Giordano

UNITED FABRICS AWARD
Original Jacquard Textile Design: Rebecca Flax

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