Five minutes with FF2017 student Stefano!

One thing we’ve truly enjoyed about Fashion Futures was getting to know each of the young people on an individual basis. Stefano’s been a really positive spirit from the very

A Brief Chat with FF Volunteer Namoi

We wouldn’t be able to run our Fashion Futures workshops without the help of our invaluable volunteers. Today we got the chance to find out a bit more about Namoi,

Fashion Futures – Week 8

This week was the last chance for the students to finish their toiles with help from the tutors and volunteers. It was difficult to spot an unused sewing machine as

A chat with Patience, one of the FF2017 students!

Here at FAD we’re really enjoying getting to know all of the Fashion Futures 2017 students. We’d like to feature a few people that have really stood out to us

Q&A with Natwest volunteer Anna!

We sat down with one of our Natwest volunteers, Anna Chatsburn, and had a chat about her experience helping out with our Fashion Futures workshops. Anna’s been working for NatWest’s

Fashion Futures 2017: Week Six!

Today was a little warmer than the past few weeks. Spring is here and spirits were high as students finished pattern cutting and moved on to constructing their toiles. This

Fashion Futures: The Fifth Week

This week, the students had their minds set on one thing – pattern cutting! The students have now been split up into groups based on their designs, but all of

Week 4 of Fashion Futures 2017

This week at Hackney Community College the students passed a key milestone, finishing off their final designs. The main tasks for this week’s workshop started off with the students finishing their

Fashion Futures 2017 – Week 3

This week, the young people began to work on their own Tastemakers_Europe fashion designs at Hackney Community College. A rainy weather forecast and multiple transport issues didn’t stop the young people from making

Fashion Futures 2017 – The 1st Workshop

On Saturday the 28th this years Fashion Futures cohort got practical – time to SKILL UP! At Hackney College the teens were divided into groups to work with three exceptional Fashion