Dress Fete Winners
LSU alumni and students
The Shops at Canal Place hosted a fashion event Friday, (Dec 7) inspired by the New Orleans Tricentennial. Canal Place's Style Board showcased the best of their student designers in an event meant to offer these style board members the opportunity to meet and learn from New Orleans fashion industry insiders.
Style Board members included: Tracee Dundas, New Orleans Fashion Week founder; Reagan Charleston, Southern Charm cast member; Angelle Marix, Blogger - Dashing Darlin'; Michelle West, Actor and Model; Caitlyn Milligan, Blogger- Milligan Movement; Jennifer Palpallatoc, Blogger - Haute of the Rack and Bently Graham, Visual Designer.
Tommy Do and Divya Patel
Designers and style board members include recent LSU TAM graduate Tommy Do and current LSU TAM student Divya Patel were with Gretchen Hirt from Canal Place to explain Dress Fete.
After months of mentorship, Canal Place is hosting Dress Fete tonight. The event will showcase the Style Board's creativity. Dress Fete is described as a celebration of 300 years of fashion in honor of New Orleans’ Tricentennial.
The event will feature original designs by local students on the Canal Place Style Board 2018, these designs will be on display throughout the month of December. The party runs from 6-8pm on December 7th and can be found on the second floor.
Designers and style board members Tommy Do and Divya Patel are here with Gretchen Hirt from Canal Place to explain Dress Fete.
Alumni in the news
Suzanne St. Paul
Alumna Suzanne Perron St. Paul has designed gowns for celebrities, brides, débutantes and Mardi Gras royalty. She recently gave the LSU Golden Girls a new look. You can learn more about her journey from Louisiana to New York and back at our Alumni Speaker Series on Nov. 2 at 11:30 a.m. in The Studio At Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Room 129A
Alumna Suzanne Perron St. Paul has designed gowns for celebrities, brides, débutantes and Mardi Gras royalty. She recently gave the LSU Golden Girls a new look.