Luisamarie Arredondo is a junior at Port of Los Angeles High School (POLAHS) in San Pedro, California, and the president of FIDM Fashion Club.
Tell us a little about yourself: I love to design sketches and shop!! I also like helping people figure out what they should wear.
How did you get involved in FC at your high school? I went to FIDM’s 3 Days of Fashion Summer Program, and someone told me I could start a Fashion Club at my school.
What kinds of activities do you do at your meetings? We do DIYs, talk about our inspirations, and talk about what’s in and what’s not.
What is one of your proudest accomplishments? My proudest accomplishment is learning how to sketch a proper design.
What’s a fashion trend you’re loving right now? My favorite trend is crop tops and high-waisted pants, skirts, and shorts.
Who do you follow for fashion inspo? My inspiration is Eleanor Calder, Gigi Hadid, Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Hailey Baldwin, and Cara Delevingne.
What are your career goals? To start as a stylist and buyer for a big celebrity and then have my own fashion business; I want to be one of the biggest designers like Chanel or Marc Jacobs. I want to be able to design clothes for people with different types of bodies.