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More samples...

It has been much of the same since my last blog post. I have checked with Kiki to see what I should be getting on with and she told me to continue with my design work and getting samples done. 486 more words

Fabric selection...

I have been designing and drawing up ideas since I got here and the next step is sampling them up. So I needed to select some fabric so the designs can be made in the workshop downstairs. 320 more words

First few days at Kashion...

I have spoken briefly with Kiki and Laura (the head of the department) who has said my time there will be spent designing for a client. 442 more words

First Day at Kashion...

Today was our introductory day at Kashion, to meet the staff and familiarise ourselves with the company. I was pleasantly surprised by the building and it reminded me so much of the new art building at Manchester! 634 more words


Ever since the meeting with Vera Moda last Wednesday, the design work has been on hold. I have just been doodling whilst i wait for the confirmation of the details and the ability to do some of the stuff that they have requested. 1,208 more words


Hello China...

Finally we have arrived, as the Captain called it… ‘Soggy Shaghai’!

Despite actually being in China, it still feels like a dream.

A lady called Tong Tong was waiting for us. 556 more words


Alongside our work with Kashion, and teaching the Chinese Students English weekly, me and Josie decided to make our mornings free before these lessons worthwhile. Since previously been introduced to Hank whom is the tutor to make leather accessories, he allowed us to join in his classes for the mornings over every tuesday. 484 more words