FASHION FUTURES: Desi Designs

The last Saturday of January saw our young beneficiaries working on their garment designs as well as honing their sewing skills. For the third week running 16-19 year olds from

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FASHION FUTURES: MASTER DRAPERS

One week on from the Fashion Futures launch at the V&A, our young recruits head to Hackney and Lewisham for the start of practical FAD workshops. This time of year

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FASHION FUTURES LAUNCHES AT V&A

It was a crisp winters morning at the V&A as nearly 100 teenagers from across the capital turned out for the launch of Fashion Futures 2016. FAD were delighted to

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FAD Stories: Nurdan Sinal

Dropping out of college doesn’t sound like a good idea, but for 17 year-old Nurdan it’s a chance to start a new chapter in her quest for a fashion career. 

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2015 Fashion Futures Final

Teenagers from across the capital bring London Fashion Week to a euphoric close as 17-year-old Hana Minowa is crowned winner of Fashion Futures 2015.

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The FAD Leadership Academy and Fashion Futures finalists donned their best street style outfits and headed to River Island HQ last week for a guided tour and private Q&A with

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Meet the Fashion Futures Finalist: Hayat, 17

Hayat brings a touch of gothic romance to tonight’s Fashion Futures Final with her black leather and lace design. FAD catches up with the Newham finalist to talk about what made

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Meet The Fashion Futures Finalist: Andrea, 18

Andrea is an old head on young shoulders. At the tender age of 18, she is already gaining work placements with the likes of Ralph Lauren. FAD catches up with the

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Meet the Fashion Futures Finalist: Shalom, 17

Newham finalist Shalom Siqueira likes a challenge. Her piece for tonight’s Fashion Futures final is a hand printed men’s jacket made entirely from neoprene. We catch up with the daring young

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FAD catches up with South London Fashion Futures finalist and St. Philomenas very own Renee John-Baptiste. Chatting behind the scenes with scissors at hand, Renee fills Ivy in on how it feels to

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