Virginia Commonwealth University is known for its fashion design program, and several student designs were modeled at the show by fellow VCU students:
From pair at far left: From designer Taylor Virgil, a charcoal gray gown of ruched matte jersey with hand-dyed leather harness detail (modeled by Kennedy Williams)
Next pair: From designer Amanda Villafana, a dress of pink silk faille with laser-cut yellow leather flowers connected with metal rings (modeled by Laminut Kanu)
Next pair: From designer Cheyenne Williams, a white gown of hand-pleated and smocked silk taffeta with seed beads and hand-dyed leather belt (modeled by Hannah Duff)
Last pair: From designer Monica Hurley, a dress of laser-cut wood stitched onto silk organza charmeuse (modeled by Mahogany Eaton)
At far right: At lectern is TWC member Marcia Collier.