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Design student Okki Kim, 29, of Tarrytown, works (Credit: Faye Murman)

Design student Okki Kim, 29, of Tarrytown, works on her creation for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

WCC students compete in Design Wars

Students from SUNY Westchester Community College and Westchester Fashion Academy for Children are participating in this Saturday's Design Wars at The Westchester in White Plains. Students will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

Design student Okki Kim, 29, of Tarrytown, works
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Design student Okki Kim, 29, of Tarrytown, works on her creation for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

Design student Olivia Yee, 21, of New Rochelle,
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Design student Olivia Yee, 21, of New Rochelle, works on her creation for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

Phyllis Fein, curriculum chairwoman for Westchester Community College,
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Phyllis Fein, curriculum chairwoman for Westchester Community College, discusses student Olivia Yee's creation for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

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Phyllis Fein, curriculum chairwoman for Westchester Community College,
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Phyllis Fein, curriculum chairwoman for Westchester Community College, contemplates student Sarah Higgins' creation for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

One of the creations for the upcoming fashion
(Credit: Faye Murman)

One of the creations for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

Design student Okki Kim, 29, of Tarrytown, works
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Design student Okki Kim, 29, of Tarrytown, works on her creation for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

Design student Sarah Higgins, 17, of Mohegan Lake,
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Design student Sarah Higgins, 17, of Mohegan Lake, and professor Neil Bieff discuss her creation for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

Design student Okki Kim, 29, of Tarrytown, used
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Design student Okki Kim, 29, of Tarrytown, used Anthropologie bags for her creation for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

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Design student Sarah Higgins, 17, of Mohegan Lake,
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Design student Sarah Higgins, 17, of Mohegan Lake, observes her creation for the upcoming fashion show competition at The Westchester. Students from Westchester Community College in Valhalla were invited to compete in Design Wars, which will showcase couture looks on the runway made from retailer shopping bags from select stores at The Westchester. (Oct. 1, 2012)

The Design Suite in Gateway building at Westchester
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Design Suite in Gateway building at Westchester Community College in Valhalla. (Oct. 1, 2012)

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