Wednesday, 30 October 2013

Student work to feature on Nationwide

2nd  year  students  are  once  again  showing  their  work  at  the  Hunt  Museum, this  time  as  part  of  Limerick  Fashion  Festival. The  exhibition  featuring  the  work  of  Sybill  Connolly  together  with  the  students  designs  will  be  featured  on  Nationwide  on  Monday  the  4th  November  at  7pm.

International Fashion Students Awards

SOME of the leading young fashion designers from all over Europe will showcase their work at the Limerick International Fashion and Design festival.

LSAD  students  Meadbh  Lawless, Ciara  O'Toole, Orla  Doyle, Leanne  Ryan  and  Maisie- Kate  Keane  are  among  the  competitors  who  will  be  in  with a  chance  to  win   €10,000, plus an internship with THEIA fashion house in New York, headed by judge Don O’Neill.”

According to the Holman Lee Agency, which is organising the events from Tuesday, October 29 to Saturday, November 2, the highlight of the week will be the International Fashion Students Awards. This will take place at the Franciscan Church, Henry Street, on Thursday, October 31.
Agency chief Celia Holman Lee said the response from all the participating colleges has been “fantastic”.
“We have 19 colleges from Ireland, UK and Europe coming to Limerick to participate in the student awards on October 31. The response has been absolutely fantastic and it just goes to show the strong reputation that Limerick fashion has,” she told the Limerick Leader.
The judges of the fashion competition are THEIA creative director, Don O’Neill, New York; Brown Thomas creative director, John Redmond; The Sunday Independent and Life Magazine fashion editor, Constance Harris; and Limerick’s Leanne Moore.

Tickets  are  20  euro  and  available  from  the  Limerick  Leader  office  on  O'Connell  Street.

Becky, Ann-Lee and Carrie-Lee from The Holman-Lee Agency wearing outfits from fashion student designers that will be competing at Limerick IFSA next Thursday. 
Picture: Liam Burke/Press 22

2nd Year Success in Kenmare Lace Competition

Congratulations  to  2nd  Year  student  Sarah  Fanning  who  was  Runner-up  in  the  recent  Kenmare  Lace  competition.

2013 Graduate Alison McEvoy Featured in Talenthouse

Oasis Design Your Future Competition

Congratulations  to  LSAD  students, past  and  present  who  were  selected  for  the Oasis  Design  Your  Future  Competition  currently  showing  on  TV3's  Ireland  AM. 6  out  of  the  10   finalists  comprise  of  present  and  past  students  from  Limerick.