By Noon Lobad – 1851 staff
One of Leger’s spreads for Brides Magazine. Photo courtesy of Rosemary Leger
Leger presents her latest project at Bride Magazine to students. Photo by Noor Lobad
Rosemary Leger, 2016 Lasell graduate and current Editorial Assistant at Condé Nast’s Brides Magazine, returned to Lasell Nov. 27 to speak about her experience breaking into the fashion industry as part of the Fashion Connection Club’s ongoing speaker series.
Having never been a city girl nor a fan of weddings, working for one of the country’s top bridal magazines in New York City just months after graduating was the last place Leger foreseen herself ending up. After a brief stint working in Public Relations and a few other positions that helped her find her footing in the industry, Leger landed a position as a Fashion Assistant at Brides Magazine in the fall of 2016.
By Paris Adams – 1851 Staff
Students and faculty from the School of Fashion attended Coterie in New York City on February 28. Photo by Paris Adams.
Students and faculty from the School of Fashion traveled to New York City on February 28 to attend Coterie, an annual trade show held at the Jacob Javits Center. More…
By Leanne Signoriello & Paris Adams – Features Editor and 1851 Staff
Photo courtesy of Jill Carey
Upon passing under the inviting red awning of The Society of Illustrators, gallery goers are drawn in by the prominent fashion on display, and the comical illustrations that accompany them. Through the unique descriptions of each piece, attendees are given an insight into how artists Orson Byron Lowell and Charles Dana Gibson viewed the lifestyle of the American elite in the 20th century. More…