Thursday, 14 April 2016

Kildare Village Fashion Bursary Recipient - Michael Stewart

Congratulations  to  LSAD  Fashion  graduate  Michael  Stewart  on  becoming  the  first  recipient of the Kildare  Village  Fashion  Bursary. The  bursary  which  is  worth  €15,000, will  be  used  to support  Michael  during  his  time  at  the  Royal  College  of  Art  in  London, where  he  is currently studying  for  a  Masters  in  Womenswear. A  selection  of  his  work  is  currently  on  display  at Kildare  Village.






Michael  Stewart  with  LSAD  Fashion  Course  Leader  Anne  Melinn  at  the  Kildare  Village  Fashion  Bursary  Launch


Wednesday, 13 April 2016

Persil Winner!

Huge  Congratulations  to  Niamh  Mannion  on  winning  the  Persil  Award  for  2016. Niamh  walks away  with  € 10,000  in  prize  money  to  further  her  career  in  the  Fashion  Industry. A  graduate of  2015, Niamh  is  currently  working  in  New  York. We  are  very  proud  of  her  success  and wish  her  the  best  of  luck  in  her future  career.

                                                                   The  Winning  Design


Niamh  Mannion

Niamh's  mother  Denise  collected  the  award  on  her  behalf, pictured  with  judges  Brendan  Courtney and  Sonia  Lennon. Winning  design  is  modeled  by Leva  Paulikaityte