RUNWAY Senior Designers: Cheyenne Watkins
The meaning of fashion is so broad and not confined to one fixed theme or trend. Fashion is an individual form of expression.
What does Provoking Protopias mean to you?
To Cheyanne, Provoking Protopias means being able to express your sense of style and creativity by also incorporating ways of using sustainable fabrics to help better the environment.
What was your inspiration to start working in fashion/textile design?
Cheyenne's inspiration was her love for fashion and styling. She has shared this passion for fashion with her mom As her interest increased she asker her mom to teach
her how to sew. Soon after she began designing and sketching ideas.
What has been your creative process?
Cheyenne begins her creative process by first setting the tone and playing music.
she says a lot of her inspiration comes from watchins movies and listening to music.
She then sketches her idea putting her vision on paper. She prefers to drape her garments on a mannequin to get a visual idea before starting to cut and sew the fabric.
What do you hope to have people take away after seeing Provoking Protopias?
She hopes for this year's RUNWAY that people walk away from the show with a different understanding of fashion. The meaning of fashion is so broad and not confined to one fixed theme or trend. Fashion is an individual form of expression.