The New School of Fashion – The after show

Last night at the Madame Walker Theater Center we met up with a few of our favorite people in the industry and witnessed a lot of talent from amazing emerging designers!

Great people, great looks!!

Murph Damon and Natalie Swindell

Lila Palomares and Madison Hanulak

How cute can a girl be?!

Here’s a quick break down of designers, design inspiration and pictures:

Kelsi Brown- Art Institute of Indianapolis

Inspired by “whimsical illusion” A woman’s free spirit world of fantasy that can be worn in reality.

Linda Xiong- Indiana University

Inspired by a mix of 50’s and 60’s silhouettes

Taryn KintanarPurdue University

Inspired by a connection with the earth, she wants women to feel unique.

Anastasia Briggs- Indiana University

Inspired by “Back to the Future” movie, vivid colors and visions of the future.

Ali Robins

Inspired by necklines, old movies, and ‘tired of seeing her friends struggle with strapless dresses’

(2nd place)William Grube 

Ultimate Fashion Camelion, Classic silhouettes

(1st place – selected to participate in the Emerge Fashion Show) Larrea Young- Indiana University

Enjoys designing outerwear and children’s wear. Collection designed with lots of embroidery with a dark edge.

Misty Dodson- Art Institute of Indianapolis

Wants to empower women while feeling sexy, blends sophistication with edginess.

DayLin McDaniel- Art Institute of Indianapolis

Collection inspired by LOVE, the dark and light colors represent the feminine and masculine sides of love.

Angel Brown

She dedicated her line to Christ

Lanae Stovall

“Rage Collection” Social night life butterfly

(1st place) Taylor Groft

Explores minimalism and androgynousness.

(3rd place) Lorry Plasterer

Predator plays with “chickens and boxes?!”

*As a side note, not all designers had the school they belong to announced. We apologize for not being able to find that information.