The Texas Fashion Collection has four outfits by famed designer Charles James -- and one of them played a role in the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art's exhibition of James' works, "Beyond Fashion," running until Aug. 10. The collection loaned an understructure of an evening gown's skirt.
My daughter Kristen Ashworth ('12) and I noticed the photo of the Dallas Cowboys Rhythm and Blue Dancers in the fall issue. Kristen, who earned her UNT degree in fashion design, designed those uniforms.
Five alumni and two faculty members from the College of Visual Arts and Design were recognized for their work by the Surface Design Association, an international textile, fiber art and design group, at its June conference in San Antonio.