Fashion Futures 2019 – Presentation Day

At the final session of the Fashion Futures 2019 Saturday programme, students presented their sketchbooks, toiles and portfolio pages to an industry panel. The panel included: Mark Fisher, Senior Designer

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Fashion Futures 2019 – Workshop 8

The final practical workshop of Fashion Futures 2019 was intense as the students went all out to complete their toiles. With a constant hum of sewing machines in the background, they

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Fashion Futures 2019 – Workshop 7

At the seventh workshop in the Fashion Futures programme, students were making excellent progress in constructing their final toiles. As some of the young designers were stitching pattern pieces together,

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Fashion Futures 2019 – Workshop 6

The sixth workshop of the FAD Fashion Futures programme saw the students beginning to translate their 2-D designs into 3-D reality. They were finalising the first drafts of their patterns,

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Fashion Futures 2019 – Workshop 5

After a Saturday off for half term, the Fashion Futures students came back refreshed and ready for an intensive morning’s pattern cutting! The fifth workshop of the Fashion Futures programme

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INTOFashion Update – February 2019

Mentoring, Masterclasses and new jobs – 2019 has got off to a successful start for FAD INTOFashion. We’ll start by congratulating three INTOFashion beneficiaries who’ve found employment in the industry

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FAD Store – What’s New for Spring 2019

JOBO Studios at London Fashion Week, new designer Tihara Smith, new products, courses and collars – FAD Store designers are blooming this Spring. The whole FAD family was majorly proud

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Fashion Futures 2019 – Workshop 4

The content-packed fourth workshop began with an introduction to technical drawings, the specifications designers send to manufacturers, including all the technical details necessary to construct the garment as intended – such

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Fashion Futures 2019 – workshop 3

The third week of workshops had the students trying different ways of developing their design ideas – in 3-D, draping fabric on the stand, and in 2-D, with pen and

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Fashion Futures 2019 – Workshop 2

After last Saturday’s intensive creative research day, this week the Fashion Futures students got hands-on with introductions to pattern cutting, draping, and sewing on the industrial machines – all key

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