Fashion lovers seeking quality design education can now get the knowledge they're looking for without colossal fees thanks to Miami Dade College's Fashion Institute, a program under the School of Continuing Education & Professional Development.
Ruct D'Oleo, creator of the Fashion Institute.
The non-credit program was created by fashion designer Rucht D'Oleo, an experienced desiger who's achieved success in both her home country of the Dominican Republic and right here in Miami.
D'Oleo's has more than made her mark on the city. She's gained the key to Miami Dade County, as well as had her designs featured in the Miami Herald, the Biscayne Times, NBCMiami.com, Aventura Magazine, Florida International Magazine, and DailyCandy.com. She's appeared on The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency, has shown at 2008's FUNKSHION Fashion Week (where she won the award for Best Emerging Designer) and 2009's Republica Dominicana Fashion Week, and more. D'Oleo is also the writer of the first Spanish-language fashion textbook, El Negocio de la Moda.More »