Contacts

Contacts within the fashion and textiles industry are very important, from them passing on knowledge, helping with job prospects or just being a friendly face. Since starting the course, I have gained a significant amount of contacts and I hope to use them in the future. Tania Bines: Head designer at Paul Dennicci childrenswear design…

Swot Analysis

Strengths: Being passionate about printed textiles and learning new skills to develop my work. Printed textiles by hand and digitally. This gives me an advantage over other students who solely work with one medium. Being able to produce fashion designs which work with or without print. Essay writing is an area of the course I…

A review of the year

As I as I am coming to the end of my second year, I am going to be analysing what went well and what I can improve on for the future. I will be evaluating my strengths, weaknesses, skills and future plans in order to help me in my final year. This year I have…

Textiles support module

During the second semester, I undertook the textiles support module. Printed textiles is one of my strongest areas and with this module we looked at trend boards from WGSN. I selected the trend of Kinship and focused on textures, innovative materials and geometric prints. I researched into multiple textile designers such as Eloise Renouf and…

Next live brief

When we were told semester 2 was going to based on a live industry brief, I was excited but also nervous as I had never worked to a live brief and I knew I had to present my ideas to industry experts. We were told about the briefs and the brands they were focused on…