WSA Graduate: Odella Yue

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WSA Graduate: Odella Yue

For many, fashion allows creative expression through clothes. For Odella Yue, it is a vehicle to narrate the story of her futuristic dream world.

KUL Graduate: Pippa Harries

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KUL Graduate: Pippa Harries

Pippa Harries subverts preconceptions of train-spotters in her collection ‘Full Stop. End of the Line’.

KUL Graduate: Charlotte McDonald

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KUL Graduate: Charlotte McDonald

Menswear designer Charlotte McDonald has recently graduated from Kingston University with a First Class Honours. Her father’s Scottish heritage influences her final collection ‘Regeneration’ as she delves into the past and uproots over 50 years of her family history.

YourView2015 Fashion Competition Winners

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YourView2015 Fashion Competition Winners

Fashion Competition YourView2015 winners announced.

Riviera Style: Resort and Swimwear Since 1900

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Riviera Style: Resort and Swimwear Since 1900

Handed a train ticket on admission, visitors are set to embark on a journey to the seaside where one hundred years of swimwear awaits them. Split into five chronological sections, each spanning two to three decades, the exhibition explores: style evolution, fabric development and consumer needs, contextualised with the expansion of the railway and holiday market. Riviera Style aims to “illuminate past and present swimwear fashions and inspire future design directions in the industry

#YourView15 Finalist: Abbey Eilermann, 22, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

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#YourView15 Finalist: Abbey Eilermann, 22, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Inspired by Mexico, disco and all things fun, 22-year-old Abbey Eilerman, launches her senior collection ‘Fiesta Forever’. Raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Abbey recently graduated from SCAD with a BA in Fashion/Apparel Design.

#YourView15 Finalist: Seda Avni, 21, London, UK

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#YourView15 Finalist: Seda Avni, 21, London, UK

21-year-old Seda Avni is a London-based womenswear designer who recently graduated from UCA Epsom. With a keen interest in structured silhouettes, Seda’s ‘Hierographic’ collection explores the history of ancient Egypt and takes inspiration from hieroglyphics, Pharaoh’s sarcophagi and scarab beetles.

#YourView15 Finalist: Zahra Rose Alazaibi, 22, London, England

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#YourView15 Finalist: Zahra Rose Alazaibi, 22, London, England

22-year-old London-based womenswear designer, Zahra Rose Alazaibi, has recently graduated from the University for the Creative Arts, Epsom with a Fashion BA. Zahra’s new collection explores her Libyan and Jewish heritage through the use of large silhouettes and sharp tailoring, aimed at empowering the woman within

#YourView15 Finalist: Vimbai Chingosho, 27, Johannesburg, South Africa

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#YourView15 Finalist: Vimbai Chingosho, 27, Johannesburg, South Africa

Raised in Johannesburg, Vimbai Chingosho is a 27-year-old fashion and costume design graduate, currently completing her masters at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. Her ‘decay’ inspired collection mixing layers of heavy fabrics with varied textures, explores through the medium of costume, the emotional effects of apartheid.