Intership Insights: Brittany Keltner


Though Brittany Keltner launched her first blog when she was just 11 years old, the O’More senior never considered working towards a career in fashion journalism. It was only when she was encouraged to apply for an internship, and landed one at a local lifestyle publication, that an old passion that melded her love for […]

Campus Renovation Lead by O’More Faculty and Students

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O’More interior design co-chairs, Kelly Gore and Rebecca Andrews have recently taken the initiative to restructure the downtown Franklin campus and facilities.  Along with the help of O’More students, they recently began the transformative process by seeking to learn how the classroom itself affects learning outcomes. In order to accomplish this, the group has been […]

Lauren Brady (’10)

Lauren Brady, Alumni

Lauren Brady (Fashion Design, 2010) A Better Bus, Nashville Dynamic Communicators International, Nashville The Frontline Group, Nashville Like many O’More alumni, Lauren Brady’s varied career opportunities haven’t led her down one particular path. Her creative energy has opened up a lot of doors in the professional world since graduation, and today she’s pulling from those […]

Summer Studio Exhibition 2014 Hosted During Franklin Art Scene

Summer Studio Exhibition

Mark your calendars to join us for the O’More Summer Studio Exhibition, hosted on campus during downtown Franklin’s Franklin Art Scene on August 1! During the first-Friday art crawl, O’More will display work by the dozens of elementary and high school students who spent time at our annual summer art camp. The projects have been pre-juried in several categories, and […]

O’More Fashion Alumni & Students Featured in Seventeen Magazine

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Big news: O’More’s School of Fashion is featured in the August 2014 (Tennessee) edition of Seventeen magazine! The teen lifestyle publication highlighted both the fashion design and fashion merchandising programs, and notes impressive accomplishments of our students and alumni. O’More President Rebecca Stilwell and School of Fashion Chair Jamie Atlas are both quoted, as well! We are […]

Alumni Spotlight: Amanda Jerkins (’07)


Amanda Jerkins (Interior Design, 2007) Amanda Jerkins Design, Nashville, Tenn. Duck Dynasty’s Si and Christine Robertson married May 3, 2014. Si’s favorite part of the ceremony? Watching his wife walk down the aisle carrying her bouquet, created by O’More alumna Amanda Jerkins. But before the celebrity wedding, before Amanda even designed her first floral arrangement, […]

Internship Insights: Taylor Pellegrino

Taylor Pelligrino

Taylor Pellegrino has jumped the pond this summer. As an intern at the British luxury costume jewelry label BEX ROX, the fashion merchandising major is gaining hands-on industry experience in the heart of Notting Hill. Though the Franklin, Tenn., native has traveled abroad with O’More, this is her first extended stay overseas. She says she’s already […]

Internship Insights: Caitlin Bloodworth

Caitlin Bloodworth

Slated to be one of the first graduates from the O’More School of Fashion’s fashion merchandising program, Caitlin Bloodworth is already hustling to prepare for life after earning that degree. In May, the Brentwood, Tenn., native kicked off a summer internship with The Tennessean’s style section—an opportunity she secured through Jamie Atlas, School of Fashion chair—as […]

Alumni Spotlight: Sarah Mallory


Sarah Mallory (BFA Fashion Design, 2008) Denim & Spirits, Nashville, Tenn.   Ask Sarah Mallory about life after O’More, and she’ll boil it down to “a whirlwind.” Since she graduated with a degree in fashion design, the ’08 alumna has worn a number of hats. She launched an eclectic online magazine, The Bee’s Knees, with fellow […]

2014 O’More Student Fashion Show: Students Wow Crowd [VIDEO]

During the 16th annual New York-style fashion event on May 9, 2014, twenty-four student designers sent their individual collections down the runway. Williamson Source captured much of the evening, and interviewed several O’More student designers to produce a video series featuring their individual designs and insights on where they drew inspirations. To watch an interview […]