END OF YEAR EXHIBITION

For the end of year show we made an decision as a group that we wanted the layout to look cohesive as an overall group. Therefore the exhibition committee consulted with the rest of us and we decided on how

END OF YEAR EXHIBITION

For the end of year show we made an decision as a group that we wanted the layout to look cohesive as an overall group. Therefore the exhibition committee consulted with the rest of us and we decided on how

FUTURE PLANS

Although of course I have been considering my future throughout the three years of my degree, preparing for our recent PDP presentations got me thinking seriously about what the future holds for me… Initially, when I recognised that textiles was

FUTURE PLANS

Although of course I have been considering my future throughout the three years of my degree, preparing for our recent PDP presentations got me thinking seriously about what the future holds for me… Initially, when I recognised that textiles was

SCARF PHOTOSHOOT

  As I had designed a range of scarves as part of my final collection, I thought it would be great to photograph them on a model, to add another element of visualisation to my prints. Before any ideas were

SCARF PHOTOSHOOT

  As I had designed a range of scarves as part of my final collection, I thought it would be great to photograph them on a model, to add another element of visualisation to my prints. Before any ideas were

PLACEMENT AT PAUL SMITH

Earlier this year I was fortunate enough to win the Nicole Abbott Award. This meant I was selected by British fashion icon, Sir Paul Smith himself, to attend a week-long placement within the Paul Smith print department at the headquarters

PLACEMENT AT PAUL SMITH

Earlier this year I was fortunate enough to win the Nicole Abbott Award. This meant I was selected by British fashion icon, Sir Paul Smith himself, to attend a week-long placement within the Paul Smith print department at the headquarters

INDUSTRY MENTOR – EMMA

During my time on the course, I have been fortunate enough to be in contact with textile designer Emma Mawston. Emma has enjoyed a successful career in textiles, serving as head of design at Liberty Art Fabrics and creative director

INDUSTRY MENTOR – EMMA

During my time on the course, I have been fortunate enough to be in contact with textile designer Emma Mawston. Emma has enjoyed a successful career in textiles, serving as head of design at Liberty Art Fabrics and creative director

DISSERTATION REFLECTION – FUR OR FRIEND?

A critical percentage of the PDP module in our third and final year was writing a six-thousand-word dissertation, which could be based upon a topic of our choice, as long as it related to our main studio practice in some

DISSERTATION REFLECTION – FUR OR FRIEND?

A critical percentage of the PDP module in our third and final year was writing a six-thousand-word dissertation, which could be based upon a topic of our choice, as long as it related to our main studio practice in some

INDUSTRY MENTOR – ELLIE

As I begin the transition from university to my future career, I have discovered that is important to gain as much advice possible from people who have been in this situation before and are now further on in their careers.

INDUSTRY MENTOR – ELLIE

As I begin the transition from university to my future career, I have discovered that is important to gain as much advice possible from people who have been in this situation before and are now further on in their careers.

BROCHURE PHOTOSHOOT

Over the easter break we had the opportunity to have any garments/textiles that we had produced so far,  photographed by professional photographer; David Lam. This had been planned for a while in advance so I had kept this in mind

BROCHURE PHOTOSHOOT

Over the easter break we had the opportunity to have any garments/textiles that we had produced so far,  photographed by professional photographer; David Lam. This had been planned for a while in advance so I had kept this in mind

MEETING PAUL SMITH

As part of the Nicole Abbott Award, Nicole’s mother; Suzanne, and Clare and Roz from Paul Smith were invited down Colchester to view our exhibition. We each in turn had the chance to speak to the visitors about our work

MEETING PAUL SMITH

As part of the Nicole Abbott Award, Nicole’s mother; Suzanne, and Clare and Roz from Paul Smith were invited down Colchester to view our exhibition. We each in turn had the chance to speak to the visitors about our work

NEW DESIGNERS COMITTEE

In order to make our final year a well-planned, organised and successful one, we have divided everyone into steering committees (fashion show, new designers, end of year exhibition, brochure, photoshoot, finance) to focus the planning in smaller groups.  I am

NEW DESIGNERS COMITTEE

In order to make our final year a well-planned, organised and successful one, we have divided everyone into steering committees (fashion show, new designers, end of year exhibition, brochure, photoshoot, finance) to focus the planning in smaller groups.  I am