Community Contexts

Below are a series of videos detailing a number of community contexts under which I have worked including Passion for Fashion and Pandemonium Theatre collective. Financial Inclusion Project : Passion for Fashion  Documentary on Process Pandemonium Theatre Collective In 1998 I helped set up a community theatre collective where the aim was to engage the…

About

This blog contains information, teaching material and discussion topics suitable for the study of Recycled and Sustainable Fashion. You are invited to browse the site for areas of interest and contribute by way of comments, discussion and the sharing of ideas and files. Let the adventure begin ………………………. A bit about me My journey into…

Design Briefs

Examples of design briefs for fashion Recycled Fashion

The Mechanics of Fashion

This module will introduce you to the nuts and bolts of the fashion industry and get you thinking about how clothes are designed, manufactured, consumed and disposed of…. There is an associated brief which consists of producing a report style document. This should represent both practical and theoretical responses to the themes and material covered. It…

Design Discussions

A space for us to discuss issues arising from the teaching material, lectures and seminars. These will be based around key critical questions and contexts and include responses to both visual and written material.  

Background Lectures

Lectures taken from my first year lecture programme which I hope can provide some useful background reading. Ignore the assignment tasks but maybe make a note of the different contexts through which we can analyse clothes and the themes explored. Lecture on Style and Status Lecture on Identity Lecture on Subcultures Lecture on Story Telling…