Manolo Blahnik Virtual Interactive Exhibition – A New Way of Walking

Online event

Luxury footwear and accessories house Manolo Blahnik is celebrating its 50th anniversary with an interactive virtual exhibition showcasing its extensive archives. This virtual world is divided into five rooms that celebrate "past and present pivotal moments," opening up the brand's archives for the first time. Blahnik's delightful drawings entitled 'A New Way of Walking' are […]

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Clo3D for Intimate Apparel Part 1: Drafting a 2D pattern ( PROJECT FILES)

Part 1 of our Spring Workshop series, which shows the complete workflow for drafting, grading and prototyping in CLO3D for Intimate Apparel* UPDATE- PART 1 LIVE WORKSHOP HAS ENDED* IF YOU PURCHASE THIS TICKET YOU WILL RECEIVE THE RECORDING + WORKSHOP MATERIAL FROM PART 1 ONLY This Workshop series is designed to demonstrate how Clo3D […]

Clo3D for Intimate Apparel Part 2: Creating a 3D prototype (PROJECT FILES)

Part 2 of our Spring Workshop series, which shows the complete workflow for drafting, grading and prototyping in CLO3D for Intimate Apparel* UPDATE- PART 2 LIVE WORKSHOP HAS ENDED* IF YOU PURCHASE THIS TICKET YOU WILL RECEIVE THE RECORDING + WORKSHOP MATERIALS/FILES FROM PART 2 ONLY. This Workshop series is designed to demonstrate how Clo3D […]

Clo3D for Intimate Apparel Part 3: Grading a 2D pattern (PROJECT FILES)

Part 3 of our Spring Workshop series, which shows the complete workflow for drafting, grading and prototyping in CLO3D for Intimate Apparel* UPDATE- PART 3 LIVE WORKSHOP HAS NOW ENDED*IF YOU PURCHASE THIS TICKET, YOU WILL RECEIVE THE WORKSHOP RECORDING + PROJECT FILES FROM PART 3 ONLY.This Workshop series is designed to demonstrate how Clo3D […]

Clo3D for Intimate Apparel Part 4: Grading a 3D prototype (PROJECT FILES)

Part 4 of our Spring Workshop series, which shows the complete workflow for drafting, grading and prototyping in CLO3D for Intimate Apparel* UPDATE- PART 4 LIVE WORKSHOP HAS NOW ENDED*IF YOU PURCHASE THIS TICKET, YOU WILL RECEIVE THE WORKSHOP RECORDING + PROJECT FILES FROM PART 4 ONLY.This Workshop series is designed to demonstrate how Clo3D […]

Online Gem Talk: Jewellery from Ancient Egypt

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Stories in Cloth: Two Zines on Radical Textile History with Laura Moseley

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Online Gem Talk: Princess Diana’s Jewellery

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Summer Capsule Wardrobe Challenge

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Fashion Sustainability Summit

Shoosmiths Offices, The XYZ Building 2 Hardman Boulevard,, Spinningfields,, Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

TFN has partnered up with the E-Commerce Club to look at how brands, retailers and industry suppliers can become more sustainable.FREE TO RETAILERS NOTE: retailers please register using your company email so we can verify your company & position (or you may be charged). ----------------------------------------------------------£50 TO VENDORS, AGENCIES & SUPPLIERSNOTE: We may refund tickets of […]

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The Psychology of Fashion: The Life Cycle of Dress with Carolyn Mair

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Henry Moore’s Tapestries with Caroline Whiting

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