After a couple of months spent job hunting for my dream job and then spending some time searching just for some more work experience, it seems I have settled for somewhere in between. I am now working part time in retail and began doing a part time internship in a fashion PR company alongside it.Continue reading

I have had a very busy couple of weeks making up my final collection! The Trent Graduate Fashion show is now less than a week away and luckily I have pretty much finished everything except for a little bit more shredding!   Yesterday I had a presentation of my final outfits at this moment inContinue reading

After much anticipation, I have finally found out that I am showing my collection on Thursday 21st May in the afternoon and evening performances. Tickets for the Sew What? Graduate Fashion Show are available from ‘Nottingham Playhouse’ on 0115 9419 419. I have had a great week. Last weekend I went back to London toContinue reading

This week I had a major tutorial in which I was to present 4 fully toiled outfits. I presented 4 toiled outfits, and I was given the go ahead to make all of them in the real fabrics. (I am still in the process of designing my 2 other outfits). I have made a fewContinue reading

There are only a frightening 7 weeks until the Nottingham Trent Graduate Fashion Show and the pressure is on! There are 4 shows that take place in Nottingham over 2 days on Thursday 21st May and Friday 22nd May 2009. The 4 shows titled ‘Sew What?’ are showcasing 78 talented Fashion Design Students, and theirContinue reading

After all the hard work I have been doing lately working on my final collection, even a busy fashion student needs a bit of a break! On the weekend I treated myself to a little rummage through the vast piles in the Vintage Warehouse in Nottingham’s city centre. The Vintage Warehouse is a huge spaceContinue reading

As the Nottingham Trent graduate fashion show is fast approaching, last weekend I went back to London for the weekend to source some fabric samples for my collection. I went to Berwick Street, just off Oxford Street and began scouring the fabric shops for something amazing that would make my collection something special. I wasContinue reading

I have begun working on garments for my final year collection and have a deadline of 3 toiled outfits coming up. I intend to create my collection influenced by The Monolith totem pole, created by Gustav Vigeland at the Vigeland Sculpture Park in Oslo, which is a huge column made in bronze and granite ofContinue reading