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Fashion Student Honored for Socially Conscious Garments

Designs by Gabriela Sacconi via artist's website
Designs by Gabriela Sacconi via artist's website

Interconnection and the power of "we" were themes in this year's Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA+) Design Graduates. Established in 2013, CFDA+ identifies top graduates from across the globe as emerging talents. Gabriela Sacconi (BFA 2018) was recognized for creating designs that form a narrative between the body, movement, and cloth. Inspired by Colombian social movements, her fashion design thesis looked at how traditional craft can serve as a metaphor for displaced people. Read more about Sacconi and other winners here

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