SAIC Students Take Fashion Week with ELLE Magazine
On August 21 Racked announced SAIC’s partnership with ELLE magazine during next month’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City. Fashion students from SAIC’s graduating class of 2013 will showcase looks in the forth annual FASHION | NEXT runway show at Lincoln Center. ELLE editors will serve as mentors and curators to the designers, who will also be featured in the magazine’s October and December issues. Following the live runway show, one designer will be awarded the $25,000 ELLE FASHION | NEXT Design Award. ELLE readers will then select the winner of the $10,000 People’s Choice Award in an online poll. The show will run on Friday, September 6. In the meantime, preview images and footage of the designers’ work on saic.edu/fashion.