Fashion Futures: Inside Karen Millen Home

Karen Millen is a London-based international fashion house with stores in over 65 countries. Each garment is designed, hand-crafted and perfected in the in-house at Karen Millen Home. The Fashion

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Fashion Futures 2016: The Finishing Touches

  Where has the time gone?! The Fashion Futures teens are now putting the final touches on their toiles in preparation for the panel of industry experts to assess. 20

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Fashion Futures: Hana & Anakin Visit George

After being crowned winner & runner-up at the 2015 Fashion Futures final, two of our talented teens Hana and Anakin, were invited to spend a day with the design team

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FAD STORIES: Sophie Watson

Sophie, 18, was a finalist in Fashion Futures 2015. She recently won an FAD x River Island competition resulting in a placement with their design team in West London. We catch up to talk

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Fashion Futures 2016: The Construction Game

After weeks of research, design and pattern cutting prep this week saw the Fashion Futures students start to make their garments a reality, as construction got into full swing.

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Fashion Futures 2016: Print Works

  During the half term FAD held an optional print workshop for 2016’s Fashion Futures intake. The young people had the opportunity to learn two printing techniques during the session; heat

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FASHION FUTURES: Teens Get Technical

Our teen recruits were put through their paces this weekend, as they embarked on the first stage of creating their paper pattern – learning how to draft a technical spec

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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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