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Sustainable Fashion Competition
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on December 8, 2019

November, 2019 - Dubai: The College Of Fashion and Design Dubai have been leading in the sustainable fashion segment by activating young designer to think about the future of our planet. These initiatives by CFD have brought to the forefront the creations from talented students.

The finale of...

Sustainable fashion Workshop with Raffles World Academy
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on January 18, 2020

CFD collaborated with Raffles World Academy for a 3-Week Sustainable Fashion Workshop and challenged students of Grade 11 & 12 to create an outfit made out of recycled materials.

On the first day of the workshop, the faculty shared a brief about sustainable fashion and inspiring images of...

Radisson RED! Design Competition
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on January 18, 2020

CFD In collaboration with Radisson RED! announced a super exciting competition for our students last month to design accessories for the upcoming Radisson RED in Dubai Silicon Oasis. Congratulations, Sadaf Papy and Hanean Abdollah Baoom on winning the competition we can’t wait to see the...

Sewing Workshop with Brother
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on January 18, 2020

CFD Welcomed Andrew Hobson, General Manager of Brother Gulf, for the workshop on the Brother sewing machines, to show our students how they can use these machines to increase their creativity and designs.

Sustainable Fashion Seminar - DGRADE
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on January 18, 2020

CFD Welcomed Emma Barber, Director of DGRADE , hosting the Sustainable Fashion seminar at CFD. Dgrade is a sustainable manufacturer that developed a high-quality yarn made from recycled plastic water bottles. Emma shared with our students how Dgrade replaces traditional polyester yarn to produce...

Sustainable Fashion Management Workshop
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on January 18, 2020

CFD welcomed Dr. Patsy Perry, Senior Lecturer in Fashion Marketing in the Department of Materials at The University of Manchester to host the Sustainable Fashion Management Seminar. She shared with our students her expertise in fashion supply chain management, sustainability, and ethics

Textile Workshop with Yaser & Mayasa co.
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on January 18, 2020

CFD Welcomed Dalal Bahrani from Yaser & Mayasa co. for hosting Textile Workshop and informing our students about the latest fabric trends and their demand.

Waste 2 Wear
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on January 18, 2020

CFD Welcomed The founder of Waste2Wear, Monique Maissan Last Week to give an in-depth insight into how recycled fabrics are made. Waste2wear is the first to use technology to create soft fashion fabrics using post-consumer plastic waste.

Rhea Jacobs
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on January 18, 2020

CFD Welcomed International beauty brand ambassador for Marc Jacobs, Rhea Jacobs, joined us as part of the CFD Mentorship program. Thank You Rhea, for sharing your experience on being selected as a beauty ambassador and how one should never give up on their dreams.

Mission Mozambique
Sumaiya Mohaideen
By Sumaiya Mohaideen
on June 11, 2019

For the second year consecutive, CFD students participated in the Mission Mozambique competition in collaboration with the Brazilian University Claretiano. Inspired by the African culture, Students designed prints for t-shirts and bags. The winning designs will be mass produced and sold accross...

The Royal Gala
Udita Jain
By Udita Jain
on June 24, 2019
The Royal Gala is a fashion show organized by Velvet Magazine at  The Palazzo Versace Hotel, under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Hend Al Qassemi, a true patroness of fashion and the arts.
This year, the event happened on April 27th, and fashion designers from all over the world came...
Bag Full of Hope by NRS International
CFD Team
By CFD Team
on January 12, 2020

World Refugee Day is on June 20, and according to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), there are now over 70.8 million refugees around the world. In the biggest humanitarian crisis since the end of the Second World War, 41 million people have been displaced inside their own...

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