PHILADELPHIA — Couture designer William Calvert was the recipient of the Spirit of Design Award at Philadelphia University’s annual fashion show last Thursday. Before the student work was featured, 10 of Calvert’s designs from his most recent collection were showcased on the catwalk in his honor.
After graduating from Philadelphia University’s fashion design program in 1991, Calvert furthered his training in Paris while working on the couture collections of Balenciaga, Pierre Balmain and Rochas. He also designed and developed collections for Diane von Furstenberg and Brooks Brothers.
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