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Colombe Nadeau-O’Shea

CLOTHING, IMAGE, AND PRESENCE: WOMEN IN THE CORPORATE WORKPLACE

Clothing, overall appearance, and presence are aspects that interact to create an individual’s physical and psychological identity in the workplace. As a result, they can either serve to enhance or detract from a person’s overall career...
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Emily Raymond

Dior and Digital Storytelling: On the Marketing of Luxury Brand Narratives

A postmodern theory and contemporary marketing strategy, digital storytelling is the virtual means by which a story can be organized. Less traditional to the beginning, middle and end of conventional narratives, this framework suggests...
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Laura Del Giacco

"Le Sommeil d’un mannequin"

"Le Sommeil d’un mannequin is a practice-based research project that examines the relationship between the female body and the body of the mannequin through creative methods of plaster body casting and experimental film. The film, Le...
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Xiaoxiao Li

An Examination of Memory Archivization Through a creative Wearable Fashion Artifact

This study incorporated embroidery with autobiographical memory to create a wearable story line that draws pictures of the life experience across different ages. The study drew from 5 participants’ precious memories as an inspiration to...
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Léonie Daignault-Leclerc

What are your research interests/areas? I am very interested in sustainable fashion. My research focuses on topics related to ecological and ethical fashion and garments. Where are you now and how has your degree aided you in your current...
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Lauren Petroff

Why did you choose to pursue an MA in Fashion at Ryerson and what did you gain from completing the program? Before attending Ryerson I earned a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in marketing, from McGill University. Although I found the...
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Mayan Rajendran

Why did you choose to pursue an MA in Fashion at Ryerson and what did you gain from completing the program? I was introduced to the fashion industry while teaching in Kenya. One of my colleagues had friends in the industry and her...
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Kirsten Schaefer

Why did you choose to pursue an MA in Fashion at Ryerson and what did you gain from completing the program? I chose the program because it was the only one of its kind in Canada and moving to another country was not an option. Also for a...
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Jessica Miniaci

Why did you choose to pursue an MA in Fashion at Ryerson and what did you gain from completing the program? While studying art history at the undergraduate level at the University of Toronto, I especially enjoyed studying the link of class...
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Emily Risley

Why did you choose to pursue an MA in Fashion at Ryerson and what did you gain from completing the program? I chose to pursue an MA in Fashion because I wanted to gain more knowledge about something I have been interested in my entire life...
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