THE CLASSIC RECONSTRUCTIONIST
Designer Profile: Julia Meeks
Year: Graduating Senior
Name of Collection: Meek
Inspiration: The Albany Bulb, a landfill created after the 1989 earthquake that turned into a homeless shelter and later a hub for artists.
Buzz Words: Classic, Contrast, Asymmetrical, Balance
In Her Own Words: "I like taking contrasting things and finding a subtle balance between them. There are so many beautiful things all around us and we just don't pay attention to them. I like finding things people usually overlook and finding the beauty in them."
Favorite Designers: Bottega Veneta, Vivienne Westwood
Come out to the Terra Gardens to see the rest of Julia's collection at the Runway2009:Metamorphosis fashion show on May 14th. Get your tickets now before they sell out!