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Earlier this year, second and third year BA (Hons) Fashion students were offered an exciting opportunity to work in collaboration with the RNLI, upcycling life jackets that had once saved lives. Using the original features, each garment has its own...
BA (Hons) Fashion Lecturer, Elena Crehan, joined Katharine Saunders from Southampton Solent and presenter, Sasha Twining, on BBC Radio Solent to discuss attitudes to using fur in fashion.
The piece followed Gucci’s announcement yesterday that the brand would be dropping fur from their new collection, replacing the items with synthetic replacements. The decision has been described as a ‘game changer’ in the industry.
Fashion Sustainability; ideas, discussion, debate, was a one day symposium consisting of a series of talks and workshops, organised and led by Karen Ryan, Senior Lecturer BA (Hons) Fashion.
Daniel Rynne was awarded the Debenhams Menswear Award, as well as First Runner Up in the George Catwalk to Store Award, for his collection inspired by The Great Depression.
Described by Vogue.com as an “undeniable springboard”, the FAD Competition exists to inspire, support and promote young designers at the earliest stage in their careers.
This Founders Day, we look back on the redesign that four BA (Hons) Fashion students led in 2014 to create a new Guides uniform.
Recognising AUB’s commitment to promoting body confidence and challenging beauty stereotypes, students from BA (Hons) Fashion were chosen by Girlguiding to lead the redesign, which is now worn by thousands of Guides across the UK.
The University Design Challenge invites students from around the world to invent the future fashions of their dreams, with the support of Sophie Hallette. Students are supplied with lace and tulle and encouraged to let their imagination and needles wander.
BA courses collaborate on ‘Creative Match Night’,
The Creative Match Night, due to take place on the 20th October, has been organised by BA (Hons) Make-Up for Media and Performance, BA (Hons) Fashion, BA (Hons) Textiles and BA (Hons) Commercial Photography.
After graduating in 2014, she went on to win the ‘Fashion Styling and Creative Direction’ award at Graduate Fashion Week.
BA (Hons) Fashion have had success at Graduate Fashion Week 2016.
Emily Reid won the Drapers Fashion Publication Award for her project ‘If Not Now’.
Camilla and Holly met whilst studying at AUB and came together six years after graduating to found The Basket Room.
BA (Hons) Fashion students Rebecca Jenkins and Luke Wharton are finalists in the 24th Hempel Award China International Young Fashion Designers Contest.
The award ceremony takes place in the Beijing Hotel and the students will be showing their collections as part of Beijing Fashion week. Explore their work…