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GFW 2017

GFW Coverage 2017 – Words by Hannah Stacpoole   There were several recurring themes amongst the graduate collections that were shown at the Liverpool John Moores show. Strong political messages were put across our SmartFocus catwalk as Lauren Black’s menswear collection closed with a ‘Black Lives Matter’ plaque and one of Loren King’s anarchic tartan […]

LIVE: FAD x Missoni Finalist

This week LJMU Fashion Design student Emma Etchells was listed as a finalist in the FAD x Missoni 2017 competition. Designers were asked to ‘Take the Missoni approach: a way of thinking where creativity is rooted in culture’ and design a mini collection for Missoni AW18.  

LIVE: Diversity Now 2016

LJMU Fashion Design and Fashion Communication students Emily Colley, Nicole Gray and Beth Forrester were shortlisted for this years All Walks Beyond the Catwalk and i-D Diversity NOW! 2016 competition. For the 4th edition of this amazing competition, students were asked to create and explore diversity within fashion through the following categories: Garment Design / […]

LIVE: Aintree Racecourse

Working in collaboration with Aintree Racecourse, LJMU students studying BA (Hons) Fashion (Communication) devised a campaign strategy to promote Ladies Day to a modern audience. This involved customer research, inspirational style content for social media platforms such as Instagram, and creative ideas for a Brand Ambassador with connections to sport and style. BA (Hons) Fashion […]

Live: The Northern Youth Fashion Event

Graduates Lowri Davies, Sophie Pittom, Elisa Jaycott and Katie Booth join current Level 6 Design student Niamh Conway to showcase work at The Northern Youth Fashion Event 2016. Students had the opportunity to take part in a meet and greet with editor-in-chief of American Vogue, Anna Wintour. The event was sponsored and showcased by The Guardian and Dazed & Confused.