Our dedicated studios are equipped with a range of industry-standard specialist machinery, as well as pressing equipment, dress stands and cutting tables.
You’ll be able to access specialist workshops and equipment for the production and manufacture of footwear and accessories. We also have a designated computer suite with fashion-aligned, creative software.
Third year students have their own facilities to support final year projects, including an integrated studio equipped with pattern cutting tables, industrial sewing machines and a computer suite.
Subject specialists and visiting professionals bring a range of additional knowledge, experience and fashion currency. A unique ‘pledging system’ gives professional mentoring and support to individual students.
We have two large studios and a seminar and theory room for lectures and tutorials. The Library includes a unique collection of fashion and sub-culture magazines dating from the 1950s to the present day and the Museum of Design in Plastics contains design objects for students to draw and analyse, particularly fashion garments.