Billowy capes, structured jackets, sophisticated evening gowns – and even avant-garde bodysuits that take the shape of rhombuses – were some of the fantastical fashions modeled at Collection 2013. The annual runway show was held this Saturday at the Rhode Island Convention Center.

The popular show gives the public a taste of the trendsetting looks crafted by students in the Apparel Design department. In the moments leading up to the start of the show, Maybelline make-up artists were busy primping models as the designers made last-minute adjustments to their garments.

Tommy Hilfiger enjoyed the show from a front row seat. The founder of Tommy USA was one of the guest critics who gave students feedback on their work throughout the year.

Click through the photos to read up on the designers who made these fashion-forward works of art!

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