What should you choose first; your wedding dress, or your venue? It’s a question as old as the chicken and the egg conundrum. (Well, not quite, but you get the idea.)
Getting engaged is such an exciting time for you and your fiancée and it’s understandable to want to jump right into dress shopping and all the fun that comes with it. After all, wedding dress appointments are just like playing dress up for an hour and a half while all your friends and family tell you how beautiful you look. Sounds fun, right? [read more]
At the end of last year, I had the pleasure of working with a student who was in her final year at Birmingham City University studying on the BA Fashion degree. For her final year project she needed to collaborate with a company in the industry and she chose me!
The project required her to create two full outfits from designs taken from my collection. The objective being to take these 2 garments through the manufacturing process, from initial sketches to fully finished pieces.
The project ran from January through to May, and during that time she made various studio visits for fittings and manufacturing advice (and tea)!
Since finishing her degree in the summer she has started her first job as a design assistant’s at a manufactures, well done Sade! x
Some snippets from her portfolio