Pastel candy and sorbet colours are slaying it this season but don’t think that means that fashion isn’t power! Shot for Disorder Magazine, we have attended Graduate Fashion Week for almost 20 years, and it’s always the cause of much excitement. GFW showcases the work of graduates from 87 universities and colleges from across theContinue reading

This year at Graduate Fashion Week you can see that there is more thought put into the styling – which is great but good styling can also make bad things look good, so sometime it’s important to look past the styling and just see the collections! There were lots of accessories on the catwalk on DayContinue reading


I’m already planning the next issue of DISORDER magazine for our annual Graduate Fashion Week Issue 2015! Want to get involved? I’m looking for new talent,  graduates including journalists, streetstyle photographers and illustrators! Email me at


The UK Fashion & Textile Association is a British network for fashion and textile companies.  Last night they had their awards show celebrating the best of the UK fashion and textile business. I was backstage styling the UKFT Awards show at the Tobacco Docks. The show opened with a selection of amazing garments that will beContinue reading

Jay Briggs is a fashion designer and headpiece designer who graduated in 2013 with a BA Honours in Fashion Design from University of Salford Manchester and showed  last year at Graduate Fashion Week How did you know you wanted to study fashion design? Fashion and making clothes is something that has always been with me for asContinue reading

Emily Hughes showed at Graduate Fashion Week 2013. I love her bright colourful  leather metallics looks depicting stories of Chinese children and what it means to be a family. Emily graduate from University of Central Lancashire and she is presently doing freelance work.

Sometimes you see a student’s collection and you just know it’s something really special. That’s how the selection committee felt when we were selecting the Bath Spa 3rd Year Final Collections – Selection for Graduate Fashion Week 2012. I’m so delighted: tonight Chloe Jones won the grand prize of Graduate Fashion Week – The GeorgeContinue reading


Phoenix Magazine did a live photoshoot featuring six semi finalists for the Graduate Fashion Week Best of British for George competition. Each designer created a capsule collection that was inspired by the heritage of the local area surrounding their university. The finalists are Susanna Yi from the University of East London, Leanne Jordon from theContinue reading

Today was the first day of the WGSN Drapers Fashion Summit and I styled a fashion show featuring 6 recent graduate designers. It’s always exciting to work with a graduate collection – it’s very fresh and you can see all the effort that went into the collection and the thought behind it. A graduate collectionContinue reading

We just launched Issue 4 for Graduate Fashion Week. The cover was shot by Elizabeth Hoff, and was styled by me (I’m the Fashion Editor). Yasmin was great to work with, and she loves wearing new designers so she was perfect for Phoenix magazine because our main focus is new designers. The magazine is outContinue reading

The Central Saint Martins BA show sponsored by L’Oreal Professionnel at the York Hall in Bethnal Green. The show opened with a short film highlighting the history of Central Saint Martins as the school is moving from Charing Cross Road to a new location in King’s Cross. There were forty five students presenting their finalContinue reading

Graduate Fashion Week is coming up and I’m quite excited about seeing the students’ collections. I was part of the Industry Panel with John Walford, Tonia Bastyan and Kate Clark to choose the graduates at Bath Spa Fashion for the catwalk selection. We used the Assembly Rooms for the presentations. The presentation can be quiteContinue reading