2015 Silver Needle Runway Show
The Silver Needle Runway Show is held every spring to showcase the talents of our student designers. Two shows are produced with a total attendance of over 2100 people. The evening show is followed by a presentation of awards and scholarships.
Perhaps the most unique aspect of the show is that it is wholly produced by students and faculty of the Fashion Program. Members of the Fashion Show Production class organize committees dealing with every facet of the show from invitations to choreography and marketing. They also marshal a cast of volunteers and coordinate their efforts at the event. The Silver Needle Runway Show is the highlight of the year for the Fashion Program and an exceptional learning experience for everyone involved.
Awards have been provided by Kate Spade & Company Scholarship, Cutty Sark Scholarship, Young Menswear Association, Geoffrey Beene Scholarship, Dominque Pino-Santiago Scholarship, Mary Abdoo Scholarship Fund, Alecia Hicks Forster Scholarship Fund, Dutchess County Home Bureau, Eva Block Memorial Scholarship and the Marist College Fashion Program Scholarship Fund.
Outstanding Senior Design Collection 2015 -Audrey Maysek '15
Outstanding Senior Garment 2015 - Jill Hub '15
Outstanding Senior Design Portfolio 2015 - Kevin Crowley'15
Outstanding Silver Needle Capstone Award 2015
Noor Kanoo'15, Sheridan Fauvell'15,
Abigail Small'15, Kristin Vecchiarelli'15