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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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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FAD #fashionfutures2018 – workshop 2

On Saturday 20th January 2018 the first workshop of the fashion futures programme got underway at New City College Hackney. It was a wet, windy day but this failed to

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FAD Stories – Michelle

Here’s another in our series of conversations with Fashion Futures grads. Michelle, 26, from Croydon is a fashion entrepreneur and took part in 2010. Hey Michelle, can you tell us

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#RoadToFashionWeek – Day 6, Jack

The #RoadToFashionWeek begins! With our FAD Fashion Futures 2017 Summer School officially complete we have 20 garments all ready to be shown at London Fashion Week. With this amazing milestone

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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 – 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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