Scholarship Date Extended

Outstanding Fashion Study Project and Presentation Scholarship
Open to all Fashion Design and Merchandising students enrolled in Fashion 2231, 2630, 1105, 1115, 1500, 1620 for Falsemester.
Students interested in competing for this scholarship will submit one visual project from the courses listed that that follows the Professional Presentation Guidelines in Fashion Studies.
To apply:
Projects submitted by Nov 8th
6pm to Sharon Scalise should include:
Project mounted on 16 x 20” illustration board (or similar)
Assignment guidelines
Three paragraph essay explaining project research and content
Project labeling
Selected faculty members will review the entries and select the most professional board with the following factors:
Meets and exceeds project guidelines. Project research. Creative presentation skills. Layout, lettering and content
organizedUse of Professional level in cutting, adhering, lettering
$500 Scholarship awarded for Spring semester tuition

Register for next semester now

It’s me to register for next semester………
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th semester students:
Please make an appointment with Sharon Scalise –
there is a signup sheet on her door, and bring 2-
3 of your best projects to the appointment.
1st semester students: Please contact Lisa Horvan for
an appointment at horva

Wolsfelt’s Brdial & Prom in Aurora is HIRING!


Our prom boutique is looking for a keyholder sales position. Think this will be a great career for you? Don’t wait, apply today!

This a great opportunity for someone who likes fashion and selling. They would have the opportunity to go on buying trips to help select dresses to sell.

For more information please contact:


Wolsfelt’s Prom Manager



1025 S Lincoln Ave

Aurora, IL 60505

Wolsfelt’s Brdial & Prom Alterations



Wolsfelt’s Brdial & Prom store in Aurora that offers alterations on wedding and prom dresses.

We are looking for seamstress recommendations in your area. Apply today !

Not a seamstress but you know a fashion student? If you know any seamstress that would be a good fit with the bridal industry we would love the opportunity to talk to them.


For More information contact:



Wolsfelt’s Prom Manager



1025 S Lincoln Ave

Aurora, IL 60505



New York Field Studies – Deadline Nov. 1

Deadline to register for the ART1100 – NYC Field Studies Trip is Wed. November 1 !!!!

Don’t Miss Out =)


Travel to New York City for guided tours of some of the greatest art museums in the world as part of “New York City: Art and Visual Culture,” a new course offering this winter through the College of DuPage Field Studies and Experiential Learning program

For more information click the link below:

Or contact:

David A. Ouellette
Assistant Professor, Art History

College of DuPage

Naperville Chico’s is Hiring


Are you a Fashion Student looking for a stylish job this semester?

Chico’s is Naperville is Hiring, and you may be the perfect fit to their amazing team.

They are looking for amazing people that are passionate about fashion, to work at their store.

Don’t hesitate to apply for this amazing opportunity.


For information please contact:

Maggie Garcia

Store manager

Naperville Chico’s


PINK OUT THE RUNWAY!! Fashion Show October 21st!

Pink Out the Runway: Fashion Show and Masquerade Gala! A charity event celebrating cancer survivors.



Featured College of DuPage Fashion Studies designers include: Theadora Iacobellis, Dunja Cicek, Ellen Swartz and Ibitisam Younis.

If students would like to dress for the fashion show event at Marriot in Naperville, we still have openings, need to be available from 5-9pm.  Contact Sharon Scalise at to be put on the list.

The Hotel is located at:

Chicago Marriott Naperville, 1801 North Naper Boulevard, Naperville, IL 60563

Be prepared for  night filled with cocktails, DJ and dancing, dinner, raffle and entertainment with a portion of proceeds going to charity.

Sponsored by: Bella Bellina Weddings & Events and After 10 Entertainment
Fashion Show featuring designs by SS CoutureChicago European Dress Boutique – Love My Lucky Dresskucci buRuby RibbonKarisma Boutique, Gametime Apparel and Designs by Marie France Ambroise.
Hair/Makeup Sponsored by Senegence/Lipsense (Haylee Moore) Sing OUT in the Rain
Fabulous Vendors including:
-Tocara Jewelry (Tocara Fine Jewelry Independent Consultant Marie Esposito USA)

-Michelle Chicago Real Estate (Michelle Chicago Real Estate Group


$15 Discounted tickets at the door with student ID


$20 for general admission/donation

$40 for premium ticket

$65 VIP ticket (Ticket price goes up $10 at the door)

$150 Deluxe Package


For More Information click the link below:





Looking for videos of the Spring 2017 Fashion Show? Order yours today, Its easy simple and convenient.

Students, please submit a $15  check made to COD, mail to Sharon Scalise, Fashion Studies, 425 Fawell Blvd, Glen Ellyn 60137 with your name and address.

Cash will be accepted at Sharon’s office as well located at SRC1007. Its also ok to leave under the door.

All order due by October 31, 2017.





The sewing rooms will be open at 9am Tuesday morning! Come one, come all!

Dressers needed for Sunday Oct 15th fashion show

Need dressers and vendor set up – Sunday October 15th


Need Dressers and Vendor set up assistance for Fine Line Creative Center Fashion Show on Sunday Oct 15th at the Q Center in St. Charles, IL


Vendor Set up assistance (male or female):  Assist vendor with booth setups.  Great experience for designers and visual merchandisers. 8:30PM to 10am

Dressers (female only): 10am-3pm. food provided

Can do one or both


All dress in black


Contact Sharon Scalise if you would like to participate or have questions at by Tuesday October