Top Creative Graduates Selected for Major Craft Fair

A group of craft and design graduates from colleges and universities across the UK have been selected to exhibit their work at this year’s Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair (GNCCF), which takes place from 4 to 7 October in Manchester. The emerging designers, selected by curator Suzy Jones, will exhibit their collections in furniture, lighting, … Continue reading

MCRFW Review: The Manchester School of Art

The Manchester School Of Art’s collection was one of the most creative catwalk shows I have ever seen. The clothing was thoughtful and ironic, bright and fun, and brought a smile to everyone’s faces at Wednesday’s show for Manchester Fashion Week. It was clear that the students have raw talent, and it shone through in … Continue reading

Preview of Manchester Fashion Week 2012

Announcing Manchester Fashion Week Monday 9th-Saturday 14th April 2012 Vivienne Westwood, Matthew Williamson, Henry Holland, Sarah Burton, Wayne Hemingway, John Richmond, Ossie Clark, Agyness Deyn and Karen Elson are all fashion icons and they all have roots in North West of England. So it’s about time that Manchester hosted its own Fashion Week. Therefore, we’re … Continue reading

A Review of London Fashion Week 2012 by Jessica Simm!

For me, London fashion week is probably the most anticipated across the globe as it gives us the chance to see what our very own British designers have got on offer next season, right on home turf. There were so many amazing collections for autumn/winter 2012 including those from Stella McCartney, House of Holland, Mulberry, Mary … Continue reading

Made North: Conference for Creative Innovation by Artists and Designers

MADE NORTH celebrates today’s innovators and provides a creative platform for presenting and debating ideas, processes and technology to inspire the future talent emerging from the North. Creative innovation by artists and designers is integral to the continued renaissance of the region. The event is taking place on Tuesday 21st February at FACT in Liverpool, which … Continue reading

Details On This Year’s Manchester Spring Fashion Show

Today it’s a pleasure to bring you news of this year’s exciting Spring Fashion Show, due to take place on the 8th of February at  the Pitcher & Piano of Manchester’s Deansgate Locks. The show is sure to be a fun filled event and includes exhibitions of a number of fantastic UK designers (such as … Continue reading