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Behind the Scenes of Dressed ~ Nary Manivong, David Swajeski, and Ally Hilfiger

Tuesday, March 1, 6pm
Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
Fred P. Pomerantz Art and Design Center, first floor

Join director David Swajeski for an inside look at Dressed, his film about Laotian-American fashion designer Nary Manivong’s journey from homelessness on the streets of Ohio to the runway at New York Fashion Week. Self-taught, Manivong was named one of 12 designers to watch by Women’s Wear Daily. Following a screening of selected footage from the film, Swajeski and Manivong will be joined by Manivong’s design partner, Ally Hilfiger, to talk about NAHM, their new brand.

Fashion Culture programs are organized by The Museum at FIT to provide insightful and intriguing perspectives on the culture of fashion. Programs are FREE, unless otherwise indicated. Reservations are required for all events, as space is limited. To RSVP a program, register online, call 212 217.4585 or email

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