FAD Stories: #FashionFutures2018 – Stephanie

Working on a one-piece made up of both a cape and a top, with two separate patterns, Stephanie’s garment is a complex one. With the help of the professional volunteers

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FAD Stories: #FashionFutures2018 – Gokcen

Gokcen is currently in the process of making a menswear jacket with a retro, vintage look and during her time with FAD, has learnt all manner of skills, including how

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FAD Stories: #FashionFutures2018 – Oliver

‘Before I came to FAD I didn’t have a clue about pattern-cutting, cutting out garments or any of the technical terms,’ says Oliver, a student currently working on a sweater

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FAD Stories: Francesca, Fashion Futures Volunteer

Francesca is returning to Fashion Futures after a break of ten years – she first took part as a teenager back in 2007. This season of FAD is Francesca’s first

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FAD Stories: Jamie, Fashion Futures Volunteer

Jamie, an Assistant Menswear Designer, is part of the team of volunteers from our sponsors ASOS who’ve helped to make 2018’s Fashion Futures workshops such a success. Having worked at

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#fashionfutures2018 Presentation Day

After weeks of hard work, the final week of the Fashion Futures programme began in earnest as the students made final preparations ahead of their presentations. This was the chance

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FAD #fashionfutures2018 – workshop 8

The last practical workshop of the Fashion Futures programme began in a flurry of activity as the students came to the realisation that they only had four hours left to

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FAD #fashionfutures2018 – workshop 7

The seventh week of the FAD Fashion Futures programme took place on a cold, snowy day in East London. The students braved the travel disruption caused by storm Emma to

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FAD Fashion Futures x ASOS Work Shadowing Day

Fashion Futures 2017 Award Winners Vicky, Keir, Sezuthi and Tyana won the unique experience of a work shadowing day with the team at ASOS.  Tyana and Sezuthi report on what

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FAD #fashionfutures2018 – workshop 6

The FAD Fashion Futures programme resumed on a cold, wintery Saturday as the students and volunteers returned from a well-deserved break. The students got straight to work picking up from

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