Instructor | Shanna Cupples

Shanna Cupples

Shanna Cupples is a creative and technical designer with expertise in the categories of: bras, intimate apparel, seamless apparel, activewear, and swimwear. She brings with her 14 years of design, development, fitting, and engineering experience. Shanna has worked with some of the most esteemed and respected organizations within the intimate and apparel industries, among them, Limited Brands, Komar Brands, Delta Galil, Vandale Industries, and Biflex Intimates Group. She has worked within all size ranges, from petites to extended full figure, and has developed product for retailers ranging from the mass level, all the way up to high-end. In addition, she engaged in custom work by engineering costumes for Britney Spears. Shanna is an adjunct professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology, has served as an industry critic for fashion show students and is an active member of the Underfashion Club, which participates in many forms of industry outreach for students. An alumnus of Fashion Institute of Technology, Shanna holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Fashion Design.


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