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FIDM San Francisco Visual Communications students had the opportunity to design shadow boxes for San Francisco-based Bare Minerals during their Design Installation course. Students met with Holly MacDonald, the Director of Global Visual Merchandising, at their headquarters, and learned about the brand, their philosophy, and customers. The students were most struck by the brand pillars introduced to them during that meeting. The pillars became their inspiration and focus as they began formulating a plan for the displays you see here. Below are the brand pillars as expressed by Bare Minerals.
How will this connect with her on an emotional level?
Have we made this just simple enough, without being boring?
What about this will make her radiate confidence?
Only we could’ve done this.
Will this make her feel good for the rest of her day?
Categories: Vis Comm, FIDM, San Francisco, Student Life, Student News, Industry Partnerships
Sixteen FIDM Students are participating in i-SKOOL, an educational program and competition executed and sponsored by ISKO, the largest premium denim fabric manufacturer in the world. Students from top design schools like FIDM, participate in the multi-sessi … Read More
Get to know FIDM Social Ambassador Taylor King, a Digital Media Student at our Los Angeles campus. Follow Taylor on Twitter @FIDM_Taylor for live updates about her life as a student at FIDM. Hometown: Bloomington, Indiana Describe your style: Sporty Chic … Read More
Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso will be signing copies of her bestselling book #GIRLBOSS today in San Diego, tomorrow at Vroman's in Pasadena, and in SF at Booksmith on Thursday, October 8. Special thanks to Booksmith for providing discounted tickets for F … Read More
Merchandise Marketing second year student Amanda Tobias has just been named a semi-finalist for the NRF Foundation's Ray Greenly Scholarship. Undergraduate and graduate students from more than 40 schools across the country applied for the award, and executi … Read More
FIDM Merchandise Product Development Graduate and current Social Alumni Ambassador KC Cassily has been selected as the Valedictorian for the FIDM Class of 2015. Recently profiled in the action sports job site Malakye, KC juggled a full-time position at Roxy … Read More
BCBGeneration Creative Director Joyce Azria visited FIDM today, specifically as a guest speaker in a meeting of the Premiere Merchandise Product Development Group—an elite group of FIDM Students who because of their outstanding scholastic achievements, quali … Read More
FIDM San Francisco students from Mychelle Fitzgerald's Entrepreneurship class visited start-up Move Loot's headquarters this quarter. Founders Bill Bobbitt and Jenny Morrill shared their successful business plan for an online used furniture site that links u … Read More
FIDM Students on the Los Angeles campus were treated this week to a special visit from NastyGal technical designers Sara Goodman and Sandy Novak. They shared their insider experience on what it's like to be a technical designer in the world of fashion. Sand … Read More
Members of L.A.'s fashion community celebrated FIDM International Manufacturing & Product Development Student Karoline Korpor (pictured with Ilse Metchek), who recently received the Hank Pola Scholarship. Named in honor of the longtime textile executive and … Read More