Ulyana Sergeenko : Fashion Designer

I researched this designer as part of a project last year.  What particularly interested me was her commitment to her Russian heritage and to traditional Russian crafts. In her atelier in Moscow she employs Russian crafts people who specialise in beading, lace, embroidery and other traditional crafts for her couture fashion. Here are some beautiful…

Competition Entry : Colony Clothing

As part of our degree we are encouraged to enter national and international competitions. Last year the college collaborated with Colony, a vintage clothing store in Totnes, Devon.  This was a group project to pitch a proposal to increase the online presence of the store. We divided up the work and I was given the…

Complimentary Studies : Dérive

As part of our complimentary studies we looked a lot at the concept of the dérive.  It has its origins in the Letterist International movement of the 1940s, an artistic and political collective based in Paris. The dérive continued to be a critical concept in the theory of Situationist International the radical group of avant-garde artists and political theorists that…