Monday, 27 February 2012

David Poole and the V&A

As part of the V&A Friday late project celebrating the work of Cecil Beaton ,  the editor of  Slashstroke Magazine David Poole  - LSAD  Fashion Graduate -  organised a fashion illustration work shop.
Check  out  the  blog  to  see  some  of  the  results  and  other  great  illustrations. 
http://slashstrokemagazine.com/


Friday, 24 February 2012

GILLETTE COMPETITION

2ND  YEARS  ARE  CURRENTLY  DESIGNING  FOR  ENTRY  INTO  THE  'GILLETTE  DRESS  OF  YOUR  DREAMS' COMPETITION  2012

CATHERINE KELLY AND MARY BUGGY WERE SELECTED FOR FINALS IN 2011

                                       CATHERINE  KELLY  2ND  FROM  LEFT
                                       MARY  BUGGY  FAR  RIGHT

TRIUMPH INSPIRATION AWARD




2ND  YEAR  STUDENTS  ARE  CURRENTLY  WORKING  ON  THEIR  TRIUMPH  LINGERIE  PIECES  FOR  SELECTION  IN  THE   NATIONAL  FINALS  TAKING  PLACE  IN  DUBLIN  AT  THE  END  OF  MARCH.

THIS  YEARS  THEME  IS  ' DRAGONS  AND  BUTTERFLIES'   TO  COINCIDE  WITH  2012 THE YEAR OF THE DRAGON  AND  THE  INTERNATIONAL  FINALS  WHICH  WILL  TAKE  PLACE  IN  SHANGHAI

LOG  ONTO  THE  WEBSITE  FOR  IMAGES  OF  PAST  WINNERS  INCLUDING   OUR  OWN  SARAH  RYAN  WHO  REPRESENTED  IRELAND  IN  2011






2011  WINNER   SARAH  RYAN

http://www.triumph.com/award

DCU FASHION SHOW 2012

DESIGNS  HAVE  BEEN  SUBMITTED  AND  SELECTION   WILL  BE   ANNOUNCED  SHORTLY  FOR  THE   STUDENT  DESIGNER  COMPETITION  AT  THE  DCU  FASHION  SHOW  2012  WHICH  WILL  TAKE  PLACE  IN  THE  HELIX  ON  THE  22ND  OF  MARCH

http://thehelix.ie/dcu-fashion-show-2012/

PERSIL STUDENT DESIGN AWARDS 2012

CONGRATULATIONS  TO  DAVID  MURRAY  AND  EMMA  CONSIDINE  ON  GETTING  THROUGH TO  THE  FINALS  OF  THE  PERSIL  STUDENT  DESIGN  AWARDS  2012.
THIS  YEARS  BRIEF  WAS  SPORTSWEAR  INSPIRED   INCORPORATING  A  MAINLY  WHITE  COLOUR  PALLETTE.
THE  DEADLINE  FOR  COMPLETED  GARMENTS  IS  THE  END  OF  MARCH.
10,000  EURO, AND  LOTS  OF  PRESS  EXPOSURE  UP  FOR  GRABS 

GOLDEN EGG AWARDS

CONGRATULATIONS  TO  THE  FOLLOWING  STUDENTS  WHO   HAVE  BEEN  SELECTED  TO  COMPETE  IN  THE   ' STUDENT  DESIGNER  OF  THE  YEAR'  CATEGORY  AT  THE  GOLDEN  EGG  AWARDS  2012

KAITILN  MCGRATH
AILSING  MCDONNELL
KATIE  COCHRANE
HAZEL  MALLON

2011  WINNERS  FROM  LSAD  INCLUDE  CLARE  SILKE  AND  UNA  BURKE
Clare Silke LSAD, Student Designer of the Year                  
Clare Silke LSAD
Student Designer of the Year  2011             


Una Burke, Fashion Designer of the Year                   
Una Burke LSAD graduate
Fashion Designer of the Year 2011

http://www.goldenegg.ie/events/      
http://www.unaburke.com/      

DATES FOR THE DIARY

2ND  SEMESTER  PROGRESS  REVIEWS  STARTING  5TH  MARCH

8TH MARCH - LIT FASHION SHOW IN COLLABORATION WITH LIT MARKETING DEPARTMENT

19TH   MARCH - BANK  HOLIDAY

20TH  MARCH - DEGREE  SHOOT

30TH  MARCH - BREAK  FOR  EASTER - RETURN  MONDAY  16TH  MARCH