by Jessica Kane, Executive Director of Portland Fashion Council
The team had an incredible time at the AiPD benefit fashion show! We were very generously treated to the VIP experience from the show’s producers Sue Bonde, AiPD Fashion Director, Emily Hill, AiPD President and co-producers Eden Dawn, Portland Monthly Fashion Editor & Sarah Livingstone. These women light up the room with their smiles and share our passion and enthusiasm for fostering the growth of the budding designers of the community and we were honored to attend. Thank you AiPD!
Collections were shown by the following AiPD students: Elizabeth Baker, Christie Chanthakhoun, Mariam Dadras, Betsy Dollar, Ryan Edmonds, Chloe Humes, Alex Hungerford, Briana Jacobs, Kelsey Jennrich, Lacey Lee, Leana Leo, Courtney Leonard, Ariel Lihs, Trinh Nguyen, Katherine Palmer, Stefanie Pifer, Celine Sandoval, Megan Sekermestrovich, Ryan Simpson, Rebecca Therkelson, Kate Troedsson, Ashley Watson, Kari Watts, Afton Wickiser.