Fashion Events | Albright College

Fashion Events

The Summer Fashion Studio at Albright College
July 29 – August 3

If you are a rising high school sophomore, junior or senior interested in fashion design or merchandising, you need to experience the Albright College Summer Fashion Studio. Students will explore design concepts, illustration, computer aided design, fashion merchandising and marketing, while creating their own “Alternative Creations”. The program ends with a runway fashion show open to all family members. In addition, students will work on a portfolio and will design their own T-shirt.


2018 Events

Albright’s Annual Fashion Showcase * EE
May 5

We celebrated the hard work of Albright’s student fashion designers and merchandisers through exhibition displays and a high-energy runway show.

Fashion Alumni Panel
April 6
Panel, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Science Lecture Hall

2017 Events

Fashion Alumni Panel and Dinner
April 7
Dinner, 5:30-6:30 p.m., CFA Mezzanine
Panel, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Klein Lecture Hall

Albright’s Annual Fashion Showcase * EE
May 6
Celebrate the hard work of Albright’s student fashion designers and merchandisers through exhibition displays and a high-energy runway show.
$5/$10 students advance/door, $10/$15 adult advance/door, $25 VIP advance only/reserved seating and private reception.

Runway Show #1, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Wachovia Theatre, Exhibition, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Roop Hall
Runway Show #2, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Wachovia Theatre, VIP Reception, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Freedman Gallery
Click here to view the program.

Business of Fashion Forum EE
Nov. 4
8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Roessner Hall
Join us for a day of informative sessions and networking with alumni and regional industry leaders in design, merchandising and marketing. Includes lunch and additional break-out sessions in the morning and afternoon. $10. Click here to view the program.

Spring 2018 Fashion Trend Forecast
Nov. 29, 7-8:30 p.m., Klein Lecture Hall
Screening of Fashion Group International’s DVD forecast of spring 2018 trends. Discussion to follow with panel of local business owners.


2016 Events

Fashion Welcome Reception
Sept. 6
4-5:30 p.m., CFA Mezzanine
Learn about the exciting events that are happening this year in the fashion department, and tour the new fashion sewing lab. Refreshments will be served. Door prizes, too! All are welcome.

Business of Fashion Forum * EE
Nov. 5
8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Roessner Hall
Join us for a day of informative sessions and networking with alumni and regional industry leaders in design, merchandising and marketing. Includes lunch and additional break-out sessions in the morning and afternoon with a closing keynote by Elizabeth L. Cline, author of Overdressed: the Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion. Keynote is free and open to all. $10. Click here to view the program.

Spring 2017 Fashion Trend Forecast
Nov. 30
7-8:30 p.m., Klein Lecture Hall
Screening of Fashion Group International’s DVD forecast of spring 2017 trends. Discussion to follow with panel of local business owners.

Fashion Lion Release Party
Dec. 9
5-7 p.m., Campus Center South Lounge


Past Events

Business of Fashion
2015 program
2014 program
2013 program

Annual Fashion Showcase
2016 program
2015 program