SCAD professor, Sarah Collins

Sarah Collins

  • B.A., art, Oglethorpe University
  • M.F.A., fashion, SCAD

"I find nothing more inspirational as a designer than working with students. I am constantly amazed by the creativity and the problem-solving skills that they have. They inspire me to research new ideas and apply new concepts to my work."

Sarah Collins | Associate chair, fashion

Awards, recognition and honors

Eve Brown Award, Wendell Brown Award, Donald C. Agnew Award for Distinguished Service, Chiaroscuro Juried Art Show Award, Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities, Greek Scholarship Award, The Earl Blackwell Endowed Scholar, Chi Omega Atlanta Alumni Association Scholarship, Playmakers Scholarship


Fashion Group International, Omicron Delta Kappa, Chi Omega

Previous Positions

Stylist for TV and print; costume designer for theater and independent film; freelance designer

Publications and presentations

  • "Expanding Your Fashion Portfolio: Spring/Summer Trends for a Shaky Economy," Atlanta Life Magazine, March 2009
  • "Dressing Sexy," Atlanta Life Magazine, February 2008
  • "Footwear Fetish," Atlanta Life Magazine, November 2007
  • "Men and Style," Atlanta Life Magazine, October 2007
  • "Look Your Best As You Age," Atlanta Life Magazine, June 2007
  • "Everyone's Doing It: Why It Is Natural To Judge What Others Wear," Atlanta Life Magazine, May 2007
  • "The Truth About Trends," Atlanta Life Magazine, January 2007
  • "Skip the Holiday Sweater," Atlanta Life Magazine, November 2006