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Fashion Students Collaborate with the RNLI Upcycling Life Jackets

BA (Hons) Fashion Graduate / Student / Alumni AUBHuman / Course news / Industry News – Published 2nd Nov 17

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...

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AUB Fashion Lecturer on Fur in Fashion

BA (Hons) Fashion AUBHuman / Course news / Industry News – Published 12th Oct 17

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.

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Sustainable Fashion at AUB

BA (Hons) Fashion AUBHuman / Course news – Published 31st Jul 17

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.

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FAD win for Fashion student

BA (Hons) Fashion Student Course news / Achieve / Industry News – Published 22nd Feb 17

BA (Hons) Fashion student, Sophie Whatling, has been awarded runner up at FAD Competition 2017.

Described by as an “undeniable springboard”, the FAD Competition exists to inspire, support and promote young designers at the earliest stage in their careers.

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Redesigning the Guides uniform – looking back on Founders Day

BA (Hons) Fashion Student Course news / Make / Industry news in Campus – Published 22nd Feb 17

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.

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Fashion graduates excel in Sophie Hallette design challenge

BA (Hons) Fashion Graduate / Alumni Course news / Industry News – Published 21st Oct 16

Two BA (Hons) Fashion graduates have been awarded prestigious prizes by couture French lacemaker, Sophie Hallette.

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.

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Fashion students in The 24th Hempel Award China International Young Fashion Designers Contest

BA (Hons) Fashion Course news / Make / Achieve / Industry News – Published 18th Mar 16

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…

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