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Fashion inspiration in Leeds

I’m a senior lecturer on the BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing and MA Fashion degrees, and I know how hard it can be for my students to keep inspired, particularly when you are always being asked to ‘think of ideas’ for projects.

16/07/20
 Sarah Cooper
Sketch of the clothing created by student, Ellen Price

LSA Festival Student Stories: Ellen Price / Fashion

On one hand I was about to enter my final year studying fashion, a subject I love and am passionate about. On the other hand I was volunteering in Holbeck for a local charity that support women who are caught in life crippling addictions, many who have turned to street prostitution to support their habit.

10/07/20
 Ellen price

LSA Festival Student Stories: Abbie Jenna / Fashion

As part of the build-up to the Leeds School of Arts Virtual Festival in July, Fashion student Abbie talks about her journey to Leeds Beckett, the support she has receieved whilst studying here, becoming a mum and how her final year dissertation on femininity in fashion was a success, despite the challenges posed by Covid-19.

15/06/20
 Abbie Jenna Parrott
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Magazines publish BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing students’ editorial work

Students are working as contributors to established publications

28/01/20
 Sarah Cooper

Fashion Marketing students explore the Marks and Spencer Company Archive

First year BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing students were recently given the opportunity to visit the Marks and Spencer Company Archive in Leeds as part of the Contextual Studies module.

BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing Students' Internship Success

Undergraduates on the Fashion Marketing course continue to be awarded sort after industry placements.

25/03/19
 Sarah Cooper
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Keepers of Lost Clothes

Keepers of Lost Clothes is an ongoing project exploring the relationship we have with found or discarded garments and considers the ways in which this clothing might be remade.

08/02/19
 Katie Lenton

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