I recently completed a project to create costume renderings for the Verdi opera Il trovatore. I chose to set my piece in the south during the American Civil War, and placed the gypsy community in a swampy, outcast area at odds with the nearby plantations.
Hello! I’m Theresa, and I’m originally from Southern California in America. I study at Smith College in Massachusetts where I am a double major in anthropology and theatre, with an emphasis on costume design. While in London, I’m studying costume design at Wimbledon College of Arts.
Hi, I’m Diana! I study graphic design at the University of Illinois at Chicago. I’m here in London for the 14-week Free Elective Semester Programme (FESP) at Central Saint Martins. It’s a unique Study Abroad programme which combines modules and electives across fashion and graphic design.
We say don’t judge a book by it’s cover but in actuality, we judge just about anything by a first impression. You never really do get a second chance to make a first impression.
My first week on the Fashion Business Programme at London College of Fashion (LCF) was not the wanderlust experience I was expecting. It was tough adjusting from my Hong Kong home to an all-American college Cornell, but this was no easier.