Chanel presents an androgynous autumn Reply

Hannah Akerly1851 Staff

Every year, fashion designers around the world showcase their newest designs in what will become trends and influential brand pieces. Young designers watch and take in the awe of their inspiration and how many pieces turned from a simple drawing in a sketchbook to a piece of art on a model strutting down the runway.

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Former student takes over Boston fashion scene Reply

By Paris Adams & Danielle Hogan – 1851 Staff 

Meghan Hughes Original Design

Original designs of Meghan Hughes are modeled above. Photo courtesy of Meghan Hughes

Meghan Hughes is a Boston based fashion designer, who creates whimsical garb that is wearable for everyday. Hughes was a member of the class of 2013, graduating with a degree in Fashion Design. A native of Jamaica Plain, the 26-year-old has made a name for herself within the Boston design scene.  More…

Chronicle’d Podcast: Men’s volleyball captain Andrew Glenn Reply

By Tristan Davis

“1851 Chronicle” editor Tristan Davis chats with Andrew Glenn of the men’s volleyball team about fashion, animals, and his new Lasell College program milestone.

Background music is “Dear Madison” by Explosions in the Sky.

Chronicle’d Podcast: Focus on senior fashion designer Eliza Hellier Reply

“1851 Chronicle” editor Tristan Davis caught up with senior fashion designer Eliza Hellier to discuss her senior collection, debuting later this month at the Lasell College Senior Collection Fashion Showcase on April 30 in the Athletic Center.

Background music is “Weight of Love” by The Black Keys.

Fashion show proceeds benefit children in need 1

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Photos by Lance Forrest

Lance Forrest – 1851 Staff

The Melt Into Color fashion show, held on March 31, was dedicated to the Birthday Wishes Foundation. Since 2002, Birthday Wishes provides homeless and underprivileged children with birthday parties. The foundation sets out to boost the self-esteem for children and promote equal opportunities for all. Proceeds from a raffle and two pop up shops on site were donated to Birthday Wishes. More…