FAD Stories – Stefano

Here’s another in our series of conversations with Fashion Futures grads. Vlogger Stefano, 17, from Enfield is studying for his Fashion B-Tec and is part of the Fashion Futures 2017 cohort.

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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 16, Teklu

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 – 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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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

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Fashion Futures 2016 – Eleanor’s Story

In June, our 21 Fashion Futures finalists took part in an intensive Summer School at the University of East London. With only 5 days to produce their final garments for

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FAD Stories: Angela Senior

AS A MEMBER OF OUR VOLUNTEERING SCHEME ANGELA MENTORS NOT ONE BUT TWO YOUNG PEOPLE FROM THE FAD INTO FASHION PROGRAMME. INDUSTRY MENTORS ARE PIVOTAL IN HELPING OUR BENEFICIARIES ACHIEVE

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