Challenging Fast Fashion

Apparel Design seniors present work in progress that reveals the thinking behind what they’re making and why.

Wintersession Whirlwind

A glimpse of students experiencing life outside their home departments during RISD’s annual five-week intersession term.

Symbols of Resistance

A new cross-disciplinary Wintersession studio focuses on the act of protest.

RISD Students Design Microgravity Socks and Other Apparel for NASA Astronauts

The astronauts will wear the designs for a mission to the International Space Station in 2025.

What to Wear on Orion

Students in a fall Apparel Design studio construct gender-neutral capsule collections for 18 astronauts flying to the moon.

Supima Names RISD Alum Yuki Xu Design Competition Winner

Women’s Wear Daily reports on Xu’s $10,000 cash prize and eveningwear collection utilizing various Supima cottons.

Inspired by the Natural World

New Apparel Design graduate Yuki Xu represents RISD at the 14th annual Supima Design Competition in NYC.

Meet the Top Graduates of RISD’s Class of 2021

Vogue presents its take on thesis work by this year’s graduating Apparel Design seniors.

Rhode Island School of Design Fashion Thesis Collections

Women’s Wear Daily interviews five outstanding Apparel Design seniors.