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Tuesday, October 04, 2011

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SUPIMA ON TV: Broadcast fashion in Thailand

By Nancy Boyd

BANGKOK—Since it was co-sponsored by “Living Fashion,” a segment on Thailand’s popular Chic Channel, two television producers came along for the ride when winners of the Cotton USA Design Challenge completed their recent U.S. tour.

The resulting program, broadcast as a three-part series, reached over half a million Thai […] Continue reading


Monday, September 26, 2011

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SUPIMA IN THE NEWS: Finalist Marlow Larson

By Nancy Boyd

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GAINESVILLE, Georgia—Any one of the eight finalists in the fourth annual Supima Design Competition, which concluded earlier this month during Fashion Week at Lincoln Center, could be counted as a winner.

Proof?

This profile of Marlow Larson in today’s edition of […] Continue reading


Saturday, September 24, 2011

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SUPIMA IN THE NEWS: Robin Tomas in The Inquirer

By Nancy Boyd

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MANILA—Robin Tomas, a winner in the 2010 edition of the Supima Design Competition, continues to attract international attention for his design career.

Writing in today’s edition of The Philippine Daily Inquirer, here’s what reporter Vicky Herrera had to […] Continue reading


Sunday, September 18, 2011

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SUPIMA IN THE NEWS: Business Insider

By Nancy Boyd

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NEW YORK—Few in the fashion world have the “insider” status of Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, a founder of the Gilt Groupe.

In the course of New York Fashion Week, she’s in the front row for all the major shows. All the […] Continue reading


Saturday, September 17, 2011

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SUPIMA IN THE NEWS: NYT, WSJ, and the best runway soundtracks

By Nancy Boyd

NEW YORK—New York Fashion Week may now be over, but the newspapers and blogs are still buzzing about what went on in those tents.

Inlcuding the music.

The DJ for the Supima show, Javier Peral, has been singled out for special attention.

The Wall Street Journal’s blog quoted him […] Continue reading


Wednesday, September 14, 2011

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THE WINNER: An interview with Jusil Carroll

By Nancy Boyd

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NEW YORK—Jusil Carroll’s winning collection in last week’s runway finale of the fourth annual Supima Design Competition continues to attract posts on fashion sites like Temple of Glam, Addikted2Fashion, FashionWindows, and Fashionetc.

Here, an interview with […] Continue reading


Sunday, September 11, 2011

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SUPIMA IN THE NEWS: Competition finals in the NYT

By Nancy Boyd

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NEW YORK—Photos of the runway finale of Supima’s fourth annual Design Competition form the most striking images in the current New York Times’ slide show devoted to New York Fashion Week. (Both photos shown below by Yana Paskova for The New […] Continue reading


Friday, September 09, 2011

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SUPIMA IN THE NEWS: Jusil Carroll in WWD

By Nancy Boyd

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NEW YORK—The coverage keeps on coming.

This morning’s Women’s Wear Daily carried news of Jusil Carroll’s win in the live runway finale of the fourth annual Supima Design Competition that opened New York Fashion Week yesterday: SUPIMA’S BEST: Jusil Carroll, […] Continue reading


Thursday, September 08, 2011

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AND THE WINNER IS . . . JUSIL CARROLL

By Nancy Boyd

NEW YORK – Jusil Carroll, 34, a 2011 Bachelor of Fine Arts graduate from New York City’s Fashion Institute of Technology, took first place in the Supima Design Competition held earlier today.

In front of the industry elite who packed the Studio tent at Lincoln Center—as well as an international […] Continue reading


Thursday, September 08, 2011

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SUPIMA ALL OVER THE NEWS!!!

By Nancy Boyd

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NEW YORK—The live runway finals of the fourth annual Supima Design Competition, which kicked off New York Fashion Week earlier today, did not gone unnoticed by the international fashion press.

Japan’s NTDTV.com reported on the runway looks. While, in the […] Continue reading


Thursday, September 08, 2011

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BACKSTAGE BEFORE AND AFTER THE SHOW

By Nancy Boyd

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Supima emcee Rachel Zoe poses backstage at The Studio tent with Supima Design Competition judge Coco Rocha.

For more about Rachel, check out The Zoe Report. Or check out Coco’s Twitter feed about Fashion Week.

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Sunday, August 14, 2011

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MEET THE DESIGNER: Connie Weng

By Nancy Boyd

image A native of Berkeley Heights, New Jersey, 22-year-old Connie Weng graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design earlier this year with a BFA in Apparel Design and aspirations to launch a career in sportswear.

To date, her honors have […] Continue reading


Saturday, August 13, 2011

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MEET THE DESIGNER: Marlow Larson

By Nancy Boyd

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Gainesville, Georgia native Marlow A. Larson, 22, has been “drawing women ever since I could hold a pencil” and had decided on a design career by the third grade.

At the Savannah College of Art and Design, where he graduated earlier […] Continue reading


Friday, August 12, 2011

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MEET THE DESIGNER: Jusil Carroll

By Nancy Boyd

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Busan, South Korea native Jusil Carroll, 34, came to fashion after a career in illustration and matriculated at the Fashion Institute of Technology, where she graduated with a BFA in Fashion Design this year, because “it’s one of very few schools […] Continue reading


Thursday, August 11, 2011

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MEET THE DESIGNER: Dara Rosen

By Nancy Boyd

A native of Long Valley, New Jersey, 23-year-old Dara N. Rosen currently aims for a career in evening wear and, in particular, the bridal market “where I have the privilege of creating ‘the dress’.”

Earlier this year, Rosen graduated from the Pratt Institute, with a BFA in Fashion Design and […] Continue reading