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University of Texas fashion show Elements preview class April 2016 Carolina Ramos Victoria Espinoza Emily Noel
Carolina Ramos, Victoria Espinoza, and Emily Noel pose next to a few of their designs at Gearing Hall. Photo by Nicole Raney
University of Texas fashion show Elements preview class April 2016 Raluca Popoviciu
UT design student Raluca Popviciu puts some finishing touches on her designs. Photo by Nicole Raney
University of Texas fashion show Elements preview class April 2016 Tre Miles Jessica Ciarla
University Fashion Group president Tre Miles chats with faculty advisor Jessica Ciarla about his piece. Photo by Nicole Raney
University of Texas fashion show Elements preview class April 2016 Avani Patel Taylor Litman
Students Avani Patel and Taylor Litman hard at work. Photo by Nicole Raney
University of Texas fashion show Elements preview class April 2016 wedding dress Tiffany Chan
Tiffany Chan inspects her bridal look. She was inspired by ballet and classic Chinese dance for her collection. Photo by Nicole Raney
University of Texas fashion show Elements preview class April 2016 Rachel Baker
Rachel Baker focuses on touch-ups for her Star Wars-esque dress that is inspired by "Art Deco buildings." Photo by Nicole Raney
University of Texas fashion show Elements preview class April 2016 denim Clare Moore
Clare Moore shows off in-process "industrial but girly" pieces from her denim street style collection. Photo by Nicole Raney
University of Texas fashion show Elements preview class April 2016 students sewing
Clare Moore, Tre Miles, and Kara Crosby hit the sewing machines to complete their work ahead of the Elements fashion show. Photo by Nicole Raney
University of Texas fashion show Elements preview class April 2016 clothes
Finished garments wait for their fashion show debut at the Erwin Center this Thursday. Photo by Nicole Raney