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2ND YEAR FASHION - COLLABORATION WITH THE NATIONAL MUSEUM COLLINS BARRACKS DUBLIN

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2nd  YEAR  STUDENTSVISITEDTHE  NATIONAL  MUSEUMFORATOUROF THE  SOLDIERS  AND  CHIEFS  EXHIBITION. THISWASFOLLOWEDBYAWORKSHOPWHEREGARMENTSANDARTEFACTSWEREHANDLED ANDEXAMINEDINDETAIL.

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 Exhibition  of  work  in  the  LSAD  Foyer
 Work  inspired  by  World  War  1

LSAD Fashion Graduates Celebrated at Presidental State Visit

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As  part  of  the  Presidental  State  visit  to  the  U.K, Sabina  Higgins travelled to the Irish embassy where she met with a number of Irish fashion designers, including Louise Kennedy, Simone Rocha and Paul Costelloe. Other guests included  LSAD  graduates  Joanne  Hynes, Una Burke, Danielle  Romerill  and  Sorcha O Raghallaigh.



http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/state-visits/sabina-offers-support-to-fashion-designers-making-way-in-world-30172692.html

Golden Egg Fashion Innovation Awards

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Final  year  students  Jordan  Edmonds-Moore, Olga  Profutkina  and  Ruth  Doyle  will  be representing  LSAD  at  the  Golden  Egg  Awards  which  will  be  taking  place  in  Galway  on  17th  April. Nicole  Jackson  is  also  through  to t he  finals  of  the  Persil  awards.

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



Limerick  Leader  April  12