FAD Stories: Delores

The industry  volunteers who work on the Fashion Futures project are a crucial element of it’s ongoing success. As well as giving up their time, sharing their skills and supporting

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FAD Stories: Habon

In the year prior to joining the FAD Leadership Academy, Habon had dropped out of university after the first term and was unemployed.  Here she writes about her experience, and how working

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FAD Stories – Aysha

Aysha Simpson knows better than anybody, that working in retail after you’ve graduated can be hard to say the least, ‘you find yourself stuck in a rut, there isn’t much

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FAD Stories – Philip

  Philip grew up in Hackney, FAD’s home borough. He graduated from Westminster University last year and now works in the pattern room of a top international designer. With his

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V&A x FAD Portfolio Week

V&A x FAD Portfolio Workshop Week triumphs for another year, as our young creatives walk away with a jam-packed portfolio.   Last week we hosted five creative portfolio workshop days with

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ASOS at Fashion Futures Summer School

Volunteers from the ASOS Garment Technology and Design teams dropped by UEL  throughout the week to offer their expertise. Not only did they help our Fashion Future Finalists with their

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Fashion Futures 2017 Summer School

FAD Fashion Futures Summer School complete, the road to London Fashion Week begins! Our FAD Fashion Futures 2017 summer school is officially over, which means we have 20 garments all

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We Held A Sustainability Workshop At Skinners Academy!

The human and environmental cost of fast fashion is shockingly bad. We held a workshop at Skinner’s Academy in our home borough of Hackney to raise awareness about how the

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FAD x Missoni Finalists at GFW

It’s Graduate Fashion Week and the FAD team were on the frow to support the FAD Competition 2017 alumni who were selected for the catwalk. We caught up with some

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It’s Graduate Showtime!

In preparation for Graduate Fashion Week, we catch up with FAD Competition Finalist Bryony Selway at her Salon presentation – the culmination of three years of hard work. Bryony is

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