Investigating Black Icons | The British Jazz Age

This week saw the launch of an exciting new FAD initiative in collaboration with the Black Cultural Archives (BCA). Funded by the Heritage Lottery, FAD’s Black Icons project launched at the BCA

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Meeting the Fashion Future Finalists: Yosana De Ceita Rodrigues Leal

Join us every week as we introduce a selection of the 2013 Fashion Future Finalists who will be showing their garments at the upcoming FAD Junior Awards.  Yosana De Ceita Rodrigues

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FAD Fashion Bee: Hackney

FAD launched a new and unique opportunity for students aged 14- 16. Introducing the FAD Fashion Bee! Learning fashion techniques and skills in bite size chunks. Over the course of

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FAD catches up with Leadership Academy members Clara,19, and Karmen, 20, who along with Natalya, 20, were the team behind a recent project at Coram’s Fields Youth Group in Camden. Clara

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February half term was a busy time for our Fashion Futures 2013 recruits. Over the course of the week they took part in two very special workshops; the first was

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In the first our blog posts from the Knitting & Stitching show FAD are proud to unveil the six finished garments, hand embroidered by sixty young people from schools, colleges

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After a summer of stitching the NELE volunteers have been busy turning the New East London Embroiderers finished pieces into wearable garments. Under the leadership of fashion designer Lisa Friedl,

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Week two at Hackney CVS and FAD welcomes the next group of enthusiastic New East London Embroiderers to our temporary stitching studio in the heart of Dalston. “I’d never heard

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Here is the latest update from our young stitching volunteers… Having spent a day at Kensington Palace, the next challenge awaiting our New East London Embroiderer volunteers was to put

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