• How I Got a Job in PR and Marketing at Mallzee App

    If you are a student and have an interest in fashion marketing and or PR, your initial impulse might be “I must find a job working in the marketing department of a big retailer to get the most out of my combined passions.” However, there are a multitude of ways you can utilise your skills […]
  • How to Kick Start Your Fashion Career While in University

    Considering a career in the fashion industry can seem like a gamble. You win some, you lose some but you have to learn how to play the game, keep betting and keep going until you hit the jackpot. The industry is not for the light-hearted, it’s tough but focusing on your career early on can […]
  • Fashion CAD – 6 Top Tips for Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop

    For some of you it was pushed to the back of your minds when in the midst of your design projects, and for others it was the one thing you could not stop thinking about! Either way, the lack of practice sure creeps up on you closer to deadline day! However frustrating or difficult you […]
  • Finding work in the Fashion Industry; Tips from a Style Director

    So you’ve just completed your fashion degree and are wondering what next. We caught up with Vickie Keeble, Women’s Style Director at Matches Fashion, and she let us know what you need to progress in your fashion career. Why did you decide to work in the fashion industry and how did it start? I wanted […]
  • How to Apply for Fashion Courses at University: Portfolio and Interview

    Applying for university is always a stressful and nerve-racking experience, from the moment you’ve sent your application to the sometimes tedious wait for offers. You can find yourself constantly questioning if your personal statement was enough or if maybe you didn’t emphasise how passionate you were. For many university applicants it’s as simple as paying […]
  • Girl Meets Dress Launch Student Ambassador Program

    Girl Meets Dress got in touch to lets us know they  have kicked off this years Student Ambassadors Programme. The programme offers the opportunity for student participants to earn, while developing their leadership, marketing and entrepreneurial skills, as well as gaining fashion industry experience!! To learn more about the GMD Student Ambassador programme and bringing Girl Meets […]
  • Eco Fashion: Discover Greener Materials With Nike’s “Making” App

    As you are developing your craft, style and skill as a budding designer, there are many considerations to be made about the materials you use. One consideration often overlooked at this point in development is what impact the materials you use will have on the planet. Not only is eco fashion in, but society as […]
  • Fashion graduate wins TV show, designs outfit for Rihanna

    If you’re looking to become a true fashionista following a degree, then it’s certainly achievable with a good eye for style – as one fashion graduate recently proved. Zainab Vandu-Chikolo, of Middlesex University, was crowned the winner of a high-profile TV competition show that saw her make an outfit for music star Rihanna, who would […]