Friday, 18 September 2015

Graduate Fashion Week 2015

Staff  from  LSAD  Fashion  Department, Anne Melinn, Siobhan Hanley, Michelle Molloy  and Gillian  Fitzgibbon  travelled  to  London  in  May  to  participate  in   Graduate Fashion Week. This is  our  third  year  showing  here  and  provides  an  excellent  platform to  showcase the  work  of  LSAD  Fashion  graduates, and  for  staff  and  students  to  network  with  other   education  and  industry  professionals.

 Siobhan Hanley  and  Anne Melinn

LSAD  Graduate  Michael  Stewart  and  Gemma  Williams,  Fashion  Curator

Michael Stewart  and  Anne Melinn

Phillipa  Sutherland  and  Siobhan Hanley

Selection  of  work  from  other  colleges

Gala  Show

Thursday, 17 September 2015

Official opening of Primark's newly redeveloped headquarters

LSAD  Fashion  Course  Leader  Anne  Melinn  attended  the  official  opening  of  Primark's International  Headquarters  in  Dublin  yesterday.  


Friday, 11 September 2015

UNFOLD - Irish Designers Collective at London Fashion Week

LSAD  Fashion  Graduates  Natalie  B.Coleman  and  Laura  Kinsella  selected  to  participate  in UNFOLD  

On the 18th and 19th of September, ID2015 will present eleven designers in Unfold: Irish Designers Collective at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, as an official on-schedule event as part of London Fashion Week. 
London Fashion Week is one of the world’s highest profile designer showcases, presenting a key opportunity to increase the profile of Irish fashion designers and develop their businesses through exposure to an international audience of media and buyers. The 11 designers unveiling their SS16 collections as part of Unfold at the ICA are: NATALIEBCOLEMANWe Are IslandersManley, 
Jill de BurcaHelen SteeleHonor Fitzsimons,ChupidoraiLaura KinsellaMartha Lynn and Capulet & Montague

' Winner of the Golden Egg Innovation Award for Designer of the Year 2012, NATALIEBCOLEMAN studied fashion at Limerick School of Art & Design and on the MA course at Central St. Martins in London.'

' Milliner Laura Kinsella graduated with an honours degree in 2008 from the award-winning Limerick School of Art & Design, going on to hone her skills around the world, including under designer Alejandra Quesada in Mexico City. '

Irish  Independant  19th  August  2015

Information  on  all  the  designers  taking  part  can  be  found  on the  link  below;

LSAD Graduates

LSAD  Fashion  Graduate  Sibeal  Crehan,  and  Graduates  Ellen  Egan  and  Emma  Kelly  - Irish Independant   27th August 

CREATE 2015 - Laura Kinsella, Rebecca Marsden

Graduates  Laura  Kinsella  and  Rebecca  Marsden  selected  to  participate  in  CREATE  2015. 

Rebecca Marsden in Fusion Magazine

Interview  with  LSAD  Fashion  Graduate  Rebecca  Marsden  in  Fusion  Magazine.
Rebecca  is also  part  of  CREATE  2015  - Her  work  is  currently on  show  in  Brown  Thomas Limerick  and  Dublin.

In The Fold

LSAD  Fashion  Graduates  Michael  Stewart  and  Laura  Kinsella  are  part  of  the  In  The  Fold exhibition  which showcases  the  work  of  young  Irish  graduates  who  are  changing  the  face  of Irish  fashion.  

Images  of  the  work   can  be  viewed  on  the  link  below;

Danielle Romeril Featured in ELLE UK

LSAD  Fashion  Graduate  Danielle  Romeril  is  featured  in  an  article  in  Elle  UK  featuring  new talent  making waves  in  the  London  fashion  scene. She  is  part  of  the  Centre  for  Fashion Enterprise,  a pioneering  fashion  incubator  based  London. 
Danielle  showed  her  pieces  from  her  Autumn Winter  collection  at  the  LSAD  Graduate  show in  May  and  was  a  member  of  the  judging panel. She  has  also  taken  part  in  our  visiting lecturer  programme.