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Graduate Fashion Week 2010: University of East London

This year's Graduate Fashion Week kicked off yesterday in London's Earls Court, showcasing creations from tomorrow's fashion designers. Already we have spotted some real innovative and unique designs from universities right... Read more »


Are you ready for Graduate Fashion Week 2010?

Graduate Fashion Week is nearly upon us again, with the first day ready to kick off this Sunday, June 6th. This time around, Rankin has created the GFW campaign by photographing the cream of the graduate fashion design... Read more »

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Graduate Fashion Week Gala: The Winners

The GFW Gala was a wonderfully star-studded event, with a feelgood vibe. Everyone there was celebrating the amazing creatitivty and talent, and I have to say this year was a particularly good one for fashion. All the... Read more »

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Graduate Fashion Week: The Gala Show

Pictured above: Rosie Huntingdon-Whitely, Zandra Rhodes and Erin O'Connor The GFW catwalk got an exciting makeover for the Gala Show , the catwalk turned glossy black and the holding area played host a champagne... Read more »

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We Love What You're Wearing GFW Special Edition: Lara and her dress

We stopped Lara Klawikowski just outside the catwalk at Graduate Fashion Week . She was all dressed up for the gala, and she looked great! Lara is a 4th year Design student at Cape Town University and had won a... Read more »

Graduate Fashion Week 2009: Ravensbourne College

Graduate Fashion Week 2009: Ravensbourne College

With 6 students progressing onto the RCA's MA course expectations were high for Ravensbourne 's show. The students definitely delivered in a strong show with widely differing collections. Hayley Crompton 's sharp prints and... Read more »

Graduate Fashion Week 2009: Somerset College Show

Graduate Fashion Week 2009: Somerset College Show

A selection of the outfits from Somerset Collage included Chloe Hacker's , seaside themed collection featuring buckets and windmills, floaty, sequin embellished summer dresses by Katie Quinn , neutrals and burgendy... Read more »

Graduate Fashion Week 2009: Nottingham Trent University BA Show

Graduate Fashion Week 2009: Nottingham Trent University BA Show

Great show from Nottingham , we focussed on a handful of students, students like Rosie Ray , who conjured a great oversized knit. Jessica Amber-Wiley 's medical-influenced collection featured some great sheer tailoring... Read more »

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We Love What You're Wearing special GFW edition: Esther

We bumped into Esther after the Ravensbourne show, toting an SLR camera and looking pretty cool. The Fashion Textiles student hails from Manchester University and kindly stopped to chat and pose for pictures.... Read more »

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Graduate Fashion Week 2009: Westminster BA Show

Westminster is always a high quality show, and last night's presentation didn't disappoint. It's surprising as Westminster Alumni include Christopher Bailey, Katie Hillier, and Cassette Playa, so students have got a lot to... Read more »

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Graduate Fashion Week 2009: Northumbria University BA Show

There was a slight disco feel to Northumbria 's show, as many collections channeled luxe '70s references. Rewind ten years back and op art also got a look-in, with '60s shift dresses and eye-catching leggings. Our student... Read more »

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Graduate Fashion Week 2009: Kingston University BA Show

There was a lot of buzz about the Kingston show, and after an appropriately fashionable wait the lights went up to an exciting show. It's easy for students to overlap creatively, and they often do at bachelor level but there... Read more »

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LCF BA Show: CQ picks pt 2

Part two of our picks from the London College of Fashion BA show. The evening's show was attended by some of the top names in the industry, Erin O'Connor, Daisy de Villeneuve , Harold Tillman and Whistles' Jane... Read more »

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Graduate Fashion Week starts here!

We're a mere two days away from Graduate Fashion week and we've already seen enough to make our heads turn. We've also got a FABULOUS comp, you and a friend can win tickets to the GFW gala on Wednesday, a great... Read more »

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CQ Interviews In Sook Park, Fashion Design student, as part of our GFW previews

In Sook Park is the last of our GFW graduate previews, a Fashion Design student from UCCA Epsom she let us in on her students days and her plans for the future. What was the best bit about the student experience?... Read more »

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CQ Interviews Georgina Langford, journalism student, as part of our GFW previews

Only a couple of days till Graduate Fashion Week , and we're already checking which universities to go see. If you're interested in student fashion check our part one of our LCF BA picks, or check out our other... Read more »


Amber Le Bon models River Island's Graduate Fashion Week capsule collection

It's Graduate Fashion Week madness right now and we're in the thick of things. As a side note to all the wonderful shows due to kick off on Sunday, I thought I'd post River Island's GFW capsule collection.... Read more »

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CQ Interviews Anna Walker, styling student, as part of our GFW previews

We really can't wait for GFW now, anticipation is mounting! Luckily we've got a slew of student previews to whet your appetite, today's is from styling student Anna Walker who hails from Westminster Uni. Catch up on... Read more »

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Leah Weller models student fashion for Graduate Fashion Week

Graduate Fashion Week is almost upon us, we can't wait to see the student collections but for now here is a little sneak preview. Leah Weller is modelling a selection of clothes by this year's top graduate designers from... Read more »

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CQ interviews Christina Duggan, Fashion Marketing graduate as part of our GFW previews

In the second of our GFW student previews we interviewed Fashion Marketing student Christina Duggan . Graduating from Northumbria University this year she filled us in on student life and her work. If you missed... Read more »

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CQ interviews Daniel Pollitt, Fashion Design graduate as part of our GFW previews

Daniel Pollitt's final designs GFW is less than a week away, so we decided to give you a sneak preview of some of the students who will be graduating this year. Daniel Pollitt is a Fashion Design student at... Read more »


Graduate Fashion Week judging panel to include Matthew Williamson

Hot on the heels of yesterday's news that Matthew Williamson is returning to London Fashion Week , is the announcement that he is also joining the judging panel at this year's Graduate Fashion Week . He will sit beside... Read more »

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GFW competition: Win tickets to the Graduate Fashion Week Gala Show

Graduate Fashion Week fever has hit CQ towers, we can't wait to see the fruits of three of four years labour from students around the UK. We've also got something for you, dear readers, to get excited about. The GFW... Read more »

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River Island's graduate success stories pt2: Zara Apadoo

Part two of our River Island graduate profiles, Zara Appadoo is a denim designer and attended University College for creative arts at Rochester. She has been at River Island since 2008, click here to see our profile of... Read more »